Links to English vocab pages for ESL learners and teachers
1000 Phrasal Verbs in Context | TEFLGames
Learn phrasal verbs with Matt Errey's ebook. Over 1000 phrasal verbs, 2000 example sentences and 1000 fun quiz questions
6,000 most frequently used words
Ranked by frequency and linked to an online dictionary.
A Light-Year is a Measure of Distance, not Time
Superb demo by NASA
The ultimate acronyms and abbreviations resource
Affect vs. Effect: How to Use the Right Word Every Time
Are you confused about when to use affect vs. effect? Learn the difference between the two words with these helpful examples and tips.
Commonly Confused Words
There are many commonly confused words in the English language that look and sound similar. Keep them straight with this extensive dictionary.
Cultural Connections Across Figures of Speech
This article provides a list of figures of speech in English that have connections to figures of speech in different languages. The information in this article would be helpful to students learning English as a foreign language.
On-line dictionary portal offering 30 world languages in more than 900 language combinations. Includes grammar overviews, phrase books, collocations, etc.
Dictionary | Vocabulary.com
A pretty smart dictionary. Look up a word and learn it forever
Easy Phrasal Verbs Blog
Hi. I write a regular blog about phrasal verbs in conversation. I write examples conversations and provide exercises based on them. Please check it out!
English Idioms | EnglishClub
A list of over 600 idiomatic expressions, with definitions, explanations, sample sentences, quizzes and answers
English Prepositions List (ebook)
Downloadable ebook listing most prepositions, with example sentences, illustrations and quizzes
English Prepositions Listed | EnglishClub
Free ebook containing almost all English prepositions with sample sentences. 150 prepositions, including 96 one-word prepositions, 54 complex prepositions and 370 example sentences
English Sayings | EnglishClub
A list of over 250 English sayings and proverbs, giving possible interpretations, word definitions, explanations, origins, quizzes and answers
English Slang | EnglishClub
A list of over 700 English slang words and phrases, with definitions, sample sentences, origins, notes and quizzes
English Word Lists | ManyThings.org
English vocabulary word lists with games, puzzles and quizzes
Estimate Your Vocabulary Size Online
50 multiple choice questions to test your vocabulary size online.
Etymology Help | WyzAnt
Origins and history of many words, listed in thematic units
Glossary - categorized vocabulary. Get words for phobia, mania, cries of birds and animals, names of homes and more.
How to buy a good English dictionary | Antimoon
What kind of dictionary is best for learning English, how to choose a good learner's dictionary, and specific recommendations
KET Vocabulary Practice | ExamEnglish
Free vocabulary exercises for the Cambridge KET exam
Vocabulary learning platform with quizzes and games - includes audio for pronunciation
List of Pronouns by Type
This page shows the vocabulary of English pronouns listed by type (personal, demonstrative, possessive etc). For each type, a few example sentences are given.
Definitions and encyclopedic content, pronunciation and usage examples, many other resources
Online Dictionary of Language Terminology
Dictionary of linguistic and language terminology
Paper Sizes Vocabulary
Paper sizes around the world are divided mostly into: 1. The International system (ISO) Most countries worldwide (except USA and Canada) 2. The North American system (ANSI) Mostly USA and Canada...
Improve your English with our selection of photos featuring useful vocabulary.
Phrasal Verbs | EnglishClub
A collection of over 1,000 English phrasal verbs, with definitions, synonyms, explanations, sample sentences, quizzes and answers
Reverso Context is a free dictionary that provides relevant translations in context. You can create vocabulary lists and learn them through personalized quizzes and flashcards.
Discover English idiomatic expression and phrases with complete meaning, sample examples and origin facts, arranged in very simple cataloging structure like search and alphabetically listing, theidioms.com makes it easier to find your idiom.
Tools Vocab Poster
This is a high-quality vocabulary poster in full colour that you can print as A3 size if your printer supports it, or standard A4 size.
Tr-ex.me is bilingual contextual dictionary, containing translations of various phrases. For each translation, we have examples of using in various sentences.
English word search tools (prefixes, suffixes, anagrams and words containing letters searches). Words have definitions. Many high quality word lists.
Visual Dictionary Online | Merriam-Webster
Play by associating words with images
Vocab Victor Word Learning App
Vocab Victor is a word learning app that helps students BUILD and STRENGTHEN their vocabulary. It teaches words through a series of word games that are customized to each learner's level. Visit our web site to learn more about the app, check out our teachers page to learn about how Vocab Victor helps improve your students' vocabulary, and be sure to read our blog about all things vocabulary!
Lets you discover new words, play games to improve your vocabulary, and explore English
Wil's World of Words
Interesting idioms and expressions from the news
Word of the Day | EnglishClub
Options to receive Idiom of the Day, Saying of the Day, Phrasal Verb of the Day, along with example sentences, notes and quizzes