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BBC Learning English | Quiznet archive

BBC Learning English | Quiznet archive | Improving your English | Scoop.it
Archive of online and downloadable quizzes from BBC Learning English

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Hundreds of quizzes on loads of different themes - something for everyone!

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Shona Whyte's curator insight, August 2, 2013 3:13 AM

Dozens of short multiple choice tests on vocabulary, grammar, and more. Do them online or download a PDF.

Shona Whyte's curator insight, August 2, 2013 3:19 AM

Useful as a filler or for quick finishers.

jillyfrees's curator insight, August 12, 2013 3:09 AM

Ooh - this looks really handy. The trick is to cherry pick the right one for the right teaching moment! I've clipped it to Evernote and will try to remember to pick one out each time I'm looking for a quick activity in class or to add to the class blog as a student-directed review activity.

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Business English Games – Presentations Challenge

Business English Games – Presentations Challenge | Improving your English | Scoop.it
Test your knowledge of key Business English presentations skills with our Presentations Challenge.
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A really fun game (bit like Angry Birds) and a brilliant way to review Presentation structure and language :) Have a go!

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English for Meetings Mobile App | Business English Pod :: Learn Business English Online

English for Meetings Mobile App | Business English Pod :: Learn Business English Online | Improving your English | Scoop.it
Business English Pod :: Learn Business English Online | We’re pleased to announce our new mobile iOS app English for Meetings is now live in the Apple App Store.
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Grammar Bubbles - Learn English

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A bubbles based grammar game. Learn English in a fun way with this grammar game. You can review a range of different English language structures.

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Did you enjoy the game?

How did you do?

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Grammar Girl

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Quick and Dirty Tips : Helping you do things better.

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Used to - Be used to: Learn English with Simple English Videos - YouTube

You can see this video with a clickable transcript at our video website: http://www.SimpleEnglishVideos.com Many thanks to Jason R Levine for appearing in th...

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Used to (past habits) v Be Used to (accustomed) PLUS the differences between British and American English
Wonderfully clear video by Vicki Hollett 

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Parts of the Day | British English Vocabulary | Learn English - YouTube

Learn more: http://linguaspectrum.com/do_the_lesson.php?id=384 Become a Britlisher: http://britlish.com Subscribe to my Britlish Channel: http://www.youtube....
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Johnny Grammar's Word Challenge

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Test yourself against our resident expert Johnny Grammar in this quiz app.
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Business English Games – Economics Vocabulary

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Get ready to test your Business English vocabulary knowledge for economics.
Take the Economics Vocabulary Quiz.
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Video - Conference Calling In English

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Watch and listen to this video.It is deliberately done badly to help you learn. See if you can identify 5 things you should not do on a conference call in English.
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This is really funny!! Anyone who has been in a conference call will love it :)

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Apps | LearnEnglish | British Council | Johnny Grammar's Word Challenge

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Speak and learn business English - ESL iphone app

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Speak and learn business English. Improve your English speaking and comprehension with 20 lessons and listenings. Record your voice and compare.
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Looks good - if you have Apple!

 

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▶ The /e/ Sound | British English Pronunciation

All about the /e/ sound in British English pronunciation. My pronunciation course is at http://soundsbritish.com Technically, the /e/ vowel sound is called t...
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Useful video on a common pronunciation mistake :)

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Effective Business Writing: How to Write Letters and Inter-office Documents

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Imagine the world without language. There would be catastrophe in silence, in cultures, in our surviving and in our sense of being. This is the same with having insufficient communication within a corporate organization or a business. Without communication, there
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BBC - Podcasts and Downloads - The English We Speak

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Make the English you speak sound more natural with The English We Speak from bbclearningenglish.com. Every week, we look...
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Top tip: Learn English with fairy tales | LearnEnglish Kids | British Council

Top tip: Learn English with fairy tales | LearnEnglish Kids | British Council | Improving your English | Scoop.it
Our latest #toptip for parents comes complete with Goldilocks masks and Little Red Riding Hood finger puppets! http://t.co/9MEh2xXlFR
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Common Errors in English - practice exercises & tests online

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Common Errors in English - Free English grammar & vocabulary exercises, rules, lessons, and tests online. Learn & practice English grammar & vocabulary.
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In case and in case of

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Complete the following sentences using in case or in case of. 1. Let’s buy a chicken ………………… Peter comes. a) in case b) in case of 2. I think we should wait a little longer ……………………. she calls. a) in case b) in case of 3.
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Always a tricky one!

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Memrise - Learn something new everyday

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The Memrise community uses images and science to make learning easy and fun. Learn a language. Learn anything.
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English grammar: A complete guide


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Good explanations of grammar, with examples.

 

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Esther's curator insight, September 19, 4:40 AM

Very useful indeed for revising grammar!

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Phonemic chart by British Council & BBC

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British English RP Phonemic Chart


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Very helpful!

Click to hear the sound and see some written examples.

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Ricard Garcia's curator insight, March 28, 5:51 AM

For students who are familiar with phonetic transcription, or for those who want to learn better pronunciation.

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English Monstruo

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Get English Monstruo on the App Store. See screenshots and ratings, and read customer reviews.
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App of games to improve your English grammar and spelling.

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Learning English - 6 Minute English - What is freedom?

What does freedom mean to you? We try to find out. 6 Minute English: 27 March 2014
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Learning English with Mother Goose | Living Language

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Nursery rhymes are small traditional poems with rhymes, making it easy for children to memorize and sing along to them. Sometimes known as lullabies, these songs are used to put children to sleep, relay a moral, or a ...
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Nice site!

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