If you are looking for opportunities to improve your English language skills and meet new people there are many language and conversation programs, courses and groups that can help you to do just that.
It’s best to embed strategies for improving your English into your everyday activities. Choose at least three suggestions from this checklist to see if you can implement them on a daily basis. Try them for a few weeks and see if you notice a difference.
Smarthinking is an online writing support platform officially sanctioned by UNSW. Students can submit drafts of their writing to a Smarthinking tutor or connect to a Smarthinking tutor in a real-time session and receive comprehensive feedback on a variety of writing areas.
UNSW Global offers a range of Academic English courses, as well as English testing services.
Support from UNSW Academic Skills.
An online service operated by the Digital Education Network which provides a range of Internet-based services, links and resources for education.
A great site from the BBC World Service which includes sections on News and Business English, opportunities to develop listening skills and quizzes on grammar and vocabulary. The site includes fun features like an interactive online soap opera.
Lessons, games, quizzes & more for ESL learners.
A fun study site for students of English as a Second Language, featuring word games, puzzles, quizzes, exercises, slang, and proverbs.
Purdue's Online Writing Lab offers handouts and exercises on grammar, spelling, and punctuation for both ESL students and students whose first language is English.