English the international language

Free Online Lessons, Resources and Advice
for Learners and Teachers of English Worldwide


Speak English just like an American by learning the sound patterns that native speakers use. Download this MP3 course to learn anywhere, anytime.

The Lessons section holds our collection of free lessons designed to cover the basic building blocks of English.

We have lessons for all levels:

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Rosetta Stone English (American) Level 1

Rosetta Stone English (American) Level 1. The world's leading interactive language learning software with proprietary speech-recognition technology. Build a foundation of fundamental vocabulary and essential language structure, master basic conversational skills and receive immediate and ongoing speech assessments. Audio Companion for CD or MP3 player, learning application for iPhone or iPod Touch device, language-enhancing games and live online lessons. Includes headset with microphone

Common American Phrases in Everyday Contexts. Covers almost 2,000 common phrases and colloquial expressions used in contemporary American English. From greetings and good-byes to everyday small talk, each entry is presented in a realistic context. Special attention to the needs of non-native speakers includes usage restrictions and cautions as well as a phrase-finder index for on-the-spot reference. An essential dictionary for all students of English who want to know the most common expressions in American speech today.