Archive for the ‘podcasts’ Category

Great Free ESL Courses

Monday, June 2nd, 2008

This is one of the best ESL resources I’ve stumbled upon in a while. Australia Network’s Learn English site has video courses for all types of English learners. There’s an IELTS course, a Business English course, a vodcast, and much more. They also have downloadable study guides and activity sheets.

ESL and Archie Comics

Tuesday, December 11th, 2007

Archie For comics fans, Archie Comics has a short comic strip designed for learning English. A new strip is added every three days. It comes with a podcast, which explains the story, and a learning guide with the podcast script, vocabulary explanations and comprehension questions and answers. On the main site there are also other comic strips and fun stuff to explore.

Business English Podcast

Monday, December 3rd, 2007

Here’s a Business English Podcast aimed at intermediate to advanced students of Business English. It’s done by two Canadian brothers. They explain a lot of useful words and phrases and the whole thing is done in a fun talk show style. Free study guides are available on the website. I think this podcast would be quite useful for students.

Business English Pod

Friday, November 9th, 2007

Business English Pod is a free podcast covering essential language for common business situations. You can learn useful phrases and listen to how they can be used in realistic business situations. You can pay extra to be able to access transcripts and other extras.