EnglishClub helps you learn or teach English

Learn English

New on EnglishClub

Conditional Sentences

English Phonetic Spelling Alphabet

Japan Fans Tidy Up After World Cup Match

Worksheet Maker

Trump and Kim Meet Face-to-Face in Singapore

comprise OR be comprised of?

bought OR brought?

Whale Dies After Eating More Than 80 Plastic Bags

Teach English

ESL Resources


Your own page with blogs, photos, videos, chat, audio and more

TALKING POINT Discussion and Homework
ESL or EFL? What do ESL and EFL mean? ESL stands for English as a Second Language. EFL stands for English as a Foreign Language. ESL is used when people learn English in an English speaking country. EFL is used when people learn English in a non-English speaking country. Is this important? Not very, if you are a student. But there are some important technical considerations for teachers.

Find the best English teaching jobs on TEFL Network—the independent site for teachers of English.