Four Cool News Websites For Learners

 I watch TV series in English and I read the news in English. These are the most common answers that I hear when I ask my students what they do to better their English. It is a good thing that they get familiar with the real language. However, both ways are not as helpful as they Read more about Four Cool News Websites For Learners[…]

Free Stories To Improve Your English!

Who doesn’t like listening to a good story? What about reading a good one? I see that reading in English is not as popular as watching and listening. Actually, some of my students give more importance to grammar. As a result, most of them are really successful on grammar exercises. But when it comes to Read more about Free Stories To Improve Your English![…]

Breaking News Project

Sean Banville! Have you ever heard this name? No! You should. I think he is one of the heroes who make learning and teaching English easier, more interesting, and fun. He runs a website called Breaking News English. You can read interesting news from all around the world, you can do vocabulary, reading, writing exercises. Read more about Breaking News Project[…]

Fleex – A Revolution

‘I watch TV series with English subtitles.’ This is the answer of many learners when they are asked what they do to improve their language skills. For many years, I have been trying to tell my students watching TV series is not enough, they need to follow a systematic way like writing unknown words down, Read more about Fleex – A Revolution[…]

News for Students of English

  newsinlevels.com has a very successful way to improve vocabulary knowledge in English with news. First, you listen and read a story which has really simple words. Then, you will read the same news with more difficult vocabularies and and phrases. Finally, you can read and watch a video of the original story which is Read more about News for Students of English[…]

Reading is fun with comic books

It’s obvious that reading is one of the most important skills for a language learner. To get better in English, we should give enough importance to reading. However, reading newspapers can be difficult, simplified story books sometimes can be boring. If you feel so, I suggest you have a look at these comic books and Read more about Reading is fun with comic books[…]

‘the Kitchen’ game cards

The Kitchen is a theatre play performed by UKLA Children & Youth Theatre in Turkey. The main target of this project is to increase motivation of learning English and present alternative ways for practice. These game cards are another part of the project. They were prepared by UKLA Creative Team. See sample cards Feel free Read more about ‘the Kitchen’ game cards[…]

Business English Grammar Challenge (1)

Studying Grammar can be boring for most of the learners, especially for beginners and A1 level students. To make it more enjoyable, I created some flash quizzes which have colourful and lively design. This is the first part of the  Grammar project. It consists flash quizzes for A1 level students. Vocabularies and sentences used in Read more about Business English Grammar Challenge (1)[…]

Jesse James (reading flash quiz)

This is a short reading project about Jesse James who was a famous outlaw. At first, you will read and learn something about his life, then you will have a quiz. It has a cool and uniqe design which was prepared by Ridvan B. Saglam. As you read, you will find a glossary consisting possible Read more about Jesse James (reading flash quiz)[…]

A Smart Dog; a cartoon story

A smart dog is a cartoon story which was prepared  as a warm up activity by Ridvan B. Saglam. You can download JPEG file here. Also, you can download the flash story from the link below. It can be used as a warm-up activity for Simple Past, Past Cont., Present Perfect, or just for fun. In the flash file, Read more about A Smart Dog; a cartoon story[…]