If you do not know the correct pronunciation of certain words or names, you can use closed-captions videos on YouTube to learn how to pronounce any difficult word.
You can download the audio pronunciation files of English dictionary words in MP3 format and practice pronunciation on the go.
You can now see the readability level of web pages in Google itself. To read a page thatâ€™s written in more simple English, click the search result thatâ€™s marked as â€œBasic reading level.â€
If English is a foreign language for you, here’s an online proofing tool from Microsoft that will help you find and correct errors in your documents and emails on. Now you can write like a native English speaker.
Common Craft, a popular educational video site that is especially known for explaining technical stuff like Twitter, Blogs, RSS, Wikis, etc. in plain English, has just been revamped.
What is the Credit Crisis? Why did big Wall Street banks go bankrupt? This animated video explains the entire story of the Credit Crisis in Plain English.
Every year, hundreds of words are dropped from the dictionary to make room for new words. Lexicographers spend hours researching word usage and may drop words that have been completely neglected by the society.
This video shows how students in China learn English language in large groups – it looks like a large political gathering but they are all taking English Lessons.
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