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.
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.
Intermediate video listening exercise for English learners about extreme winter weather conditions causing chaos and disruption across the UK. Watch the video, and complete a multiple choice quiz to test how much you have understood.
Reading text, for an ESL lesson about Burns Night, the Scottish festival that celebrates the birth of poet Robert Burns, adult Pre-Intermediate English language students and above. Suitable for classroom use or self study at home.
Life in the UK - Museums and Art Galleries. An Intermediate listening comprehension test for adult English language students and young learners. Watch a video about museums and art galleries in the UK and complete a multiple choice quiz.
Sue Lyon-Jones's insight:
2014 marks the 255th anniversary of The British Museum, in London.
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.
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)
Lessons and activities about Valentine's Day for English language students and kids - printable and online word searches, crosswords, vocabulary, grammar, reading and listening activities, song quizzes, games and other lesson resources.
Multiple choice listening and vocabulary quiz about the popular English author Charles Dickens. Watch a short video, learn some vocabulary that Dickens introduced into the English language, and then complete a multiple choice quiz to test how much you have understood. Part of a series of free English lessons about British life and culture.