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About This Guide
This resource guide was designed to provide you with assistance in the study of English as a second language. To navigate this guide, click on the tabs above, or the Table of Contents below. If you need help, please contact us.
Table of Contents
Includes suggested databases and related links.
Includes information on finding books and related information.
Includes information on finding language assistance in databases.
Includes information on text-to-speech in some of our databases.
Includes information on translation features in some of our databases.
Includes suggested websites for students using English as a second language.
Includes e-books and links to help for the TOEFL exam.
Read It! is designed for students and adults who have a basic foundation in English grammar and reading but need adapted reading material for a variety of subjects. It offers resources to help build background knowledge, conduct research and improve study skills.
LearningExpress Library offers test prep, skills improvement courses and eBooks. LearningExpress Library offers many online academic and licensing practice tests including SAT, ACT, GRE, HiSET, LSAT, Advanced Placement, civil service, military, real estate, law enforcement, citizenship, TOEFL, ESL and basic skills for elementary, middle and high school skills improvement and much more. Registration is free and required.
Simple English Series Streaming Videos
The Cutting Edge Communication Simple English Series combines psychology, linguistics and instructional design to engage learners of English. Each video includes tips and encouragers for new learners, simple chatting examples of language in use, grammar and language rules, words and expressions and opportunities for learners to copy examples in real time.
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This guide was created by Vandy Evermon and Miranda Wilkerson for the English for Academic Purposes program under the Language and Communication Studies Department.