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The best resources for teachers and learners of English as a Second Language.

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This page is best place to find resources for teachers and learners of English as a Second language.  Scroll down to find helpful databases, websites, books and videos.

Grammar Basics

Here are some Grammar Websites which will help you with your writing.


This page should help you find some useful websites to help you with your grammar.  [BEST CHOICE!] Do you know how to use semicolons, where to put apostrophes and when to use commas? Find out here!  Fun and easy to use!

Purdue OWL  Purdue's Writing Center site not only provides access to APA and MLA information, but you can us the tabs on the right and look at specific issues you might need help with, like commas.

If you have questions or need help, contact the WKU Writing Center at 270 745-5719.

ESL Grammar Help

grammar 4  is a general English language site specializing in English as a Second Language (ESL).  The site offers a grammar glossary, guides to irregular verbs and phrasal verbs, and tests and quizzes.  Quizzes, games and exercises focused on English grammar and vocabulary.


These databases will help you find articles on learning English and American news, history, and culture.


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These are print books and CD's; come in to the Library to find them. Be sure to search One Search for the newest titles.

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