Learner links

My course grammar and vocabulary sets on Quizlet:

https://quizlet.com/MirandaViennaUN (vocabulary sets)

https://quizlet.com/MirandaViennaUN/classes

 

Games and quizzes created on Kahoot

https://create.kahoot.it/search?filter=1&query=mirandakragulj&tags=mirandakragulj

 

Guide to writing for the United Nations, including an online course and exercises:

http://dd.dgacm.org/editorialmanual/

 

How to write clearly, by the Publications Office of the European Union:

https://op.europa.eu/en/publication-detail/-/publication/bb87884e-4cb6-4985-b796-70784ee181ce/language-en

 

Download of Claire’s clear writing tips from the European Commission:

https://ec.europa.eu/info/files/claires-clear-writing-tips_en

 

News articles and videos:

https://learningenglish.voanews.com/ 

https://news.un.org/en/

https://www.bbc.com/

https://www.democracynow.org/

 

Talks and podcasts:

https://www.newyorker.com/podcast

http://www.esl-lab.com

http://learningenglish.voanews.com

www.englishcommunicationexercises.wordpress.com

http://www.npr.org

http://www.pbs.org/wgbh/nova

https://www.iheart.com/podcast/105-stuff-you-should-know-26940277/

https://www.ted.com/

 

Online courses:

http://www.bbc.co.uk/learningenglish

http://www.bbc.co.uk/learningenglish/english/features/6-minute-english

 

Exam preparation:

https://hr.un.org/page/language-proficiency-examination-lpe

https://www.ielts.org/

https://www.cambridgeenglish.org/

https://www.examenglish.com/

 

Grammar practice:

https://www.english-grammar.at/

 

Check your pronunciation by recording a dictation:

https://dictation.io/speech

 

Online dictionaries:

https://www.macmillanthesaurus.com/ (includes phrasal verbs)

http://www.oxfordlearnersdictionaries.com/us

http://dictionary.reference.com

http://www.wordreference.com

http://www.dictionary.com

http://www.thesaurus.com

 

Learners find an online tandem partner for practicing listening and speaking skills, and improving pronunciation:

https://www.tandem.net/

 

This app allows you to find a conversation partner to practice your English. The focus is on the chat function, which allows for giving and receiving corrective feedback:

https://www.hellotalk.com