This online English lesson for adult learners and older teens and will help you prepare for the listening part of the IELTS exam, and practise your general English. Watch a short biographical video about Lady Gaga, learn and revise some useful vocabulary, and complete a multiple choice quiz to text your understanding.
Free online exercises and printable worksheets about Saint George's Day, for adult English learners and kids. Activities include vocabulary, spelling, word games, listening, and an easy reader on the story of St George and The Dragon.
A reading and writing lesson for English language learners about Irish life and culture, and things that make Ireland a great destination to visit. Watch a short infographic video to find some facts and figures about Ireland, and then convert fractions to percentages to complete some simple sentences.
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Topical for St Patrick's Day, but also useful for practising reading skills & numeracy at other times of year :-)
Mother's Day is celebrated in March in the UK and May in the USA, Canada and Australia. Learn about how people around the world celebrate the day with this simple reading activity. Part of a series of free online lessons about festivals, holidays and special days.
Reading and Listening activity about St Patrick's Day for Upper Elementary English learners. Learn about how Irish people celebrate Saint Patrick's Day. Browse our site for many more quizzes and activities on festivals and celebrations, teaching resources and free English language courses.
English language quizzes and games for learning about Shrove Tuesday for adult ESL students and kids. Activities include printable worksheets, reading activities, online quizzes and word search puzzles.
Intermediate English Reading Comprehension Exercise about the British Film and Television Awards, which took place on Sunday, February 16, 2014. A free online English reading activity for English language learners and IELTS students. Practise scanning for information by reading a text about the BAFTAS. Image credit: acme on flickr (cc-by-2.0)
An intermediate online English lesson about Madam Tussauds, London's famous Waxworks Museum. Watch a video about this popular London tourist attraction, learn some useful new vocabulary, and complete a multiple choice quiz to test how much you have understood.
Free online Easter quizzes, crosswords, activities, handouts and printable worksheets, for adult English learners and kids. Practise your English skills with our free reading and listening activities, grammar and vocabulary exercises and games.
A Medium difficulty online word search puzzle about Anzac Day (April 25) a national day of remembrance in Australia and New Zealand to honour the soldiers who fought at Gallipoli during the First World War.
esolcourses.com - Free English quizzes and printable lesson materials about the Beltane Fire Festival, which takes place in Edinburgh, and other May Day celebrations. Suitable for self-study or classroom use.
Free online English activities and printable worksheets about famous people who have played an important role in Black History, including Rosa Parks, Martin Luther King Jnr., Muhammad Ali and President Barack Obama.