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ESOL – Literacy – Numeracy

Vocabulary resources

Here are a selection of resources related to vocabulary:

Free pictures are available from a number of sites. Be careful with using images found via Google because they may be subject to copyright.

Oxford Learner’s Dictionaries is a good online dictionary for learners and teachers alike.  Includes phonemic script and pronunciation in British and American English.

Word scramble maker allows you to make activities that jumble up the spelling of words. The difficulty can be customised; for example, there is an option to leave the position of the first and last letters unchanged.

Half a crossword is a great for making jigsaw crossword activities.

Wordsearch maker is self-explanatory – make your own wordsearches.

Wordshapes is a good resource for helping learners with their spelling.

Wordclouds are great as an alternative to displaying vocabulary in linear lists.

The British Council also has some ideas for teaching vocabulary and self-study activities.

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spicytoothadmin • November 13, 2018


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