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Business English quizzes

Some students told me yesterday that they want to practice more Business English. Here’s a site that has many, many (many, many) quizzes for grammar, vocabulary, phrasal verbs and more. It’s a no-nonsense site with a very simple layout and a few ads. The quizzes are mostly multiple choice. Here’s an example from the Grammar…

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Hello! drawing app series

Hello Chalk, Hello Crayon, Hello Color Pencil and Hello Oil Painting make up a series of free iOS and Android apps that you can use to help you explain words and ideas in class, or to make fun drawings to add to your portfolios. The apps offer in-app purchases for more variety in pen size…

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History & Politics Out Loud

Listen to famous historical and political speeches on History & Politics Out Loud. Find background information and famous speeches from presidents, civil rights leaders, and also Lou Gehrig’s famous speech. It’s not a very comprehensive list, but it’s a good place to get a little English reading and listening practice, focusing on good speeches and…

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Quick Picture Tools

Quick Picture Tools has 12 simple online editing tools that require no registration. You can customize the photos in many different ways, so one way to use this site is for creating headers for your digital portfolios. Here are a four of the twelve tools: Wallpaper Calendar: Use your own photos to make a desktop calendar. You…