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English Online Academy’s Weekly English Online Activities and Lessons #4

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Although we’ve offered the English Online Academy Weekly Online Activities and Lessons newsletter in the past, we’re now back, better, and more committed to providing you with a variety of quality online activities and lessons for English Learners.  Click here to learn more from our post: Our English Online Academy Weekly Free Online Activities and Lessons Are Back!

Visit our English Online Academy website, or our English Online Academy Page on Facebook to access numerous activities and news we post on a regular basis.

English Activities

Access these sites daily for new information to improve your English comprehension and knowledge:

Click here: English Online Academy

Click here: Daily Facts

Click here: Daily English Horoscope

Click here: Sersea Educational Videos

Click here: USA Media Videos

Click here: Tourism Web Tools Videos

Use Our Free Online Chat Rooms to Practice Your Communication Skills with Your Friends:

Click Here: Educational Chat Rooms for Improving English and Making Friends



American English Vocabulary / American English Idioms: HOLD UP and HELD UP

You may be wondering about the history and meaning behind the word “hold up” and “held up”.  Today’s educational program from VOA Special English helps you understand the meaning and background of the English term “hold up” and “held up”:

Click here: English Vocabulary: HOLD UP and HELD UP

Don’t forget to use our free English Online Dictionary to learn new English terms.



Karaoke for English Learners – Michael Jackson’s “Will You Be There”

When you sing along with a song with English lyrics, you improve your English pronunciation as well as your confidence of speaking English in public. Don’t be afraid of improving your English! Have fun and sing along with this song:

Click here: Michael Jackson – Will You Be There?



Audio Recording: Idioms about Intelligence

 Participate in conversations more easily with the knowledge of idioms. This audio program includes a variety of American English idioms related to intelligence.

Click here: Idioms about Intelligence

For additional audio recordings, you’re invited to use our EduSharer.com and EduSounds.com  audio recordings sections.



Video Recording: Heroic Pilot Fuels Interest in USA Aviation

Improve your American English vocabulary and reading comprehension by reading along with this educational news video for English learners. Here is a heroic pilot fueling interest in aviation in the USA

Click here: Heroic Pilot Fuels Interest in USA Aviation

For additional video recordings, you’re invited to use our EduSharer.com video section, as well as our English Online Academy microblog.



English Lesson of the Week: Parts of Speech: Pronouns (2nd part)

English lessons differ from activities since they include both a text or multimedia component to study, as well as a practice / assessment piece designed to help the student increase knowledge.

Part 1 – Study the online lesson on Pronouns

Click Here: English Parts of Speech: Pronouns

Part 2 – After thoroughly studying, reviewing, and taking notes on Part 1, go over the following online exercises centered on pronouns.  Please  complete only the first 2 exercises per section since IXL.com only allows visitors to access 20 exercises per day.  If you join our “PLATINUM Membership” or our “Online English Courses” you will receive unlimited access to all of the thousands of exercises IXL.com has to offer.



 

We hope you’ve enjoyed and found useful this week’s English Online Academy Online Activities and Lessons. Next week we will send you a new set of activities and lessons to help you accelerate your English knowledge.

 

 

English Online Academy’s Weekly English Online Activities and Lessons #3

Thank you for joining us.  We are extremely happy you have signed- up for the free English Online Academy Activities and Lessons designed to increase English comprehension and communication skills at various levels.

Although we’ve offered the English Online Academy Weekly Online Activities and Lessons newsletter in the past, we’re now back, better, and more committed to providing you with a variety of quality online activities and lessons for English Learners.  Click here to learn more from our post: Our English Online Academy Weekly Free Online Activities and Lessons Are Back!

Visit our English Online Academy website, or our English Online Academy Page on Facebook to access numerous activities and news we post on a regular basis.

English Activities



American English Vocabulary / American English Idioms: BELITTLE

You may be wondering about the history and meaning behind the word “belittle”.  Today’s educational program from VOA Special English helps you understand the meaning and background of the English term “belittle”:

Click here: English Vocabulary: BELITTLE

Don’t forget to use our free English Online Dictionary to learn new English terms.



Karaoke for English Learners – Michael Jackson’s “Heal the World”

When you sing along with a song with English lyrics, you improve your English pronunciation as well as your confidence of speaking English in public. Don’t be afraid of improving your English! Have fun and sing along with this song:

Click here: Michael Jackson – Heal the World



Audio Recording: Making Education in the USA More Competitive

Listen to this 2011 audio program in American English about President Obama’s emphasis on the need for the United States of America to have a more competitive global educational system.

Click here: Making Education in the USA More Competitive

For additional audio recordings, you’re invited to use our EduSharer.com  audio recordings section.



Video Recording: Visit, See, Photograph, or Paint Grand Canyon, USA

Here is a VOA Special English program about plain air painting at the Grand Canyon in Arizona, United States of America.

Click here: Visit, See, Photograph, or Paint Grand Canyon, USA

For additional video recordings, you’re invited to use our EduSharer.com video section, as well as our English Online Academy microblog.



English Lesson of the Week: Parts of Speech: Pronouns (1st part)

English lessons differ from activities since they include both a text or multimedia component to study, as well as a practice / assessment piece designed to help the student increase knowledge.

Part 1 – Study the online lesson on Pronouns

Click Here: English Parts of Speech: Pronouns

Part 2 – After thoroughly studying, reviewing, and taking notes on Part 1, go over the following online exercises centered on pronouns.  Please  complete only the first 2 exercises per section since IXL.com only allows visitors to access 20 exercises per day.  If you join our “PLATINUM Membership” or our “Online English Courses” you will receive unlimited access to all of the thousands of exercises IXL.com has to offer.



 

We hope you’ve enjoyed and found useful this week’s English Online Academy Online Activities and Lessons. Next week we will send you a new set of activities and lessons to help you accelerate your English knowledge.

 

English Online Academy’s Weekly English Activities and Lessons #2

Thank you for joining us.  We are extremely happy you have signed- up for the free English Online Academy Activities and Lessons designed to increase English comprehension and communication skills at various levels.

Although we’ve offered the English Online Academy Weekly Online Activities and Lessons newsletter in the past, we’re now back, better, and more committed to providing you with a variety of quality online activities and lessons for English Learners.  Click here to learn more from our post: Our English Online Academy Weekly Free Online Activities and Lessons Are Back!

Visit our English Online Academy website, or our English Online Academy Page on Facebook to access numerous activities and news we post on a regular basis.

English Activities



American English Vocabulary / American English Idioms: BIGWIG and TOP BANANA

How well do you know the terms “Bigwig” and “Top Banana”?  When is this term used? What is the history of this term?  Pay attention to this informational radio show from Voice of America Special English to learn more about these words.

Click here: English Vocabulary: BIGWIG and TOP BANANA

Don’t forget to use our free English Online Dictionary to learn new English terms.



Karaoke for English Learners – Michael Jackson’s “You Are Not Alone”

When you sing along with a song with English lyrics, you improve your English pronunciation as well as your confidence of speaking English in public. Don’t be afraid of improving your English! Have fun and sing along with this song:

Click here: Michael Jackson – You Are Not Alone



Audio Recording: A Cure for Alzheimers

Listen to this audio program and share your experiences and thoughts about Alzheimer’s brain disease. Are there many people in your country suffering from Alzheimer’s disease?

Click here:  A Cure for Alzheimers

For additional audio recordings, you’re invited to use our EduSharer.com  audio recordings section.



Video Recording: Most Foreign Students Coming to USA Are From China

Here is a VOA Special English program that identifies the latest trends in foreign students studying in the United States of America. Do you wish to come study in the USA?

Click here: Most Foreign Students Coming to USA Are From China

For additional video recordings, you’re invited to use our EduSharer.com video section, as well as our English Online Academy microblog.



English Lesson of the Week: Parts of Speech: Nouns (2nd part)

English lessons differ from activities since they include both a text or multimedia component to study, as well as a practice / assessment piece designed to help the student increase knowledge.

Part 1 – Study the online lesson on Nouns

Click Here: English Parts of Speech: Nouns

Part 2 – Watch and study the following video on Nouns

Click Here: Learn English with Videos: Nouns

Part 3 – After thoroughly studying, reviewing, and taking notes on Part 1, go over the following online exercises centered on nouns.  Please  complete only the first 2 exercises per section since IXL.com only allows visitors to access 20 exercises per day.  If you join our “PLATINUM Membership” or our “Online English Courses” you will receive unlimited access to all of the thousands of exercises IXL.com has to offer.



We hope you’ve enjoyed and found useful this week’s English Online Academy Online Activities and Lessons. Next week we will send you a new set of activities and lessons to help you accelerate your English knowledge.

English Online Academy’s Weekly English Online Activities and Lessons #1

English Online Academy’s Weekly English Online Activities and Lessons #1

Thank you for joining us.  We are extremely happy you have signed- up for the free English Online Academy Activities and Lessons designed to increase English comprehension and communication skills at various levels.

Although we’ve offered the English Online Academy Weekly Online Activities and Lessons newsletter in the past, we’re now back, better, and more committed to providing you with a variety of quality online activities and lessons for English Learners.  Click here to learn more from our post: Our English Online Academy Weekly Free Online Activities and Lessons Are Back!

Visit our English Online Academy website, or our English Online Academy Page on Facebook to access numerous activities and news we post on a regular basis.

English Activities



American English Vocabulary / American English Idioms: MAYDAY

How well do you know the term “Mayday”?  When is this term used? What is the history of this term?  Pay attention to this informational radio show from Voice of America Special English to learn more about this word, and then define it in your own words in the comments section at the end of this post:

Click here: English Vocabulary: MAYDAY

Don’t forget to use our free English Online Dictionary to learn new English terms.



Karaoke for English Learners – Michael Jackson’s “Man in the Mirror”

When you sing along with a song with English lyrics, you improve your English pronunciation as well as your confidence of speaking English in public. Don’t be afraid of improving your English! Have fun and sing along with this song:

Click here: Michael Jackson – Man In The Mirror



Audio Recording: American Musicians: Patsy Cline, Country Music Star

Learn more about Patsy Cline American Country Music star with this news program.  Concentrate on what you hear and try to visualize the knowledge you gain as you improve your listening comprehension in English.

Click here: American Musicians: Patsy Cline, Country Music Star

For additional audio recordings, you’re invited to use our EduSharer.com  audio recordings section.



Video Recording: Making the Internet More User Friendly

Here is a VOA News Video on the importance of making the internet more user friendly to users from all over the world. Do you believe the internet is easy to use? How can it be made easier to use so that more people who lack technical or language skills can use it?

Click here: Making the Internet More User Friendly

For additional video recordings, you’re invited to use our EduSharer.com video section, as well as our English Online Academy microblog.



English Lesson of the Week: Parts of Speech: Nouns

English lessons differ from activities since they include both a text or multimedia component to study, as well as a practice / assessment piece designed to help the student increase knowledge.

Part 1 – Study the online lesson on Nouns

Click Here: English Parts of Speech: Nouns

Part 2 – After thoroughly studying, reviewing, and taking notes on Part 1, go over the following online exercises centered on nouns.  Please  complete only the first 2 exercises per section since IXL.com only allows visitors to access 20 exercises per day.  If you join our “DELUXE Membership” or our “Online English Courses” you will receive unlimited access to all of the thousands of exercises IXL.com has to offer.

Common and proper nouns

  1. R.1Identify common and proper nouns


We hope you’ve enjoyed and found useful this week’s English Online Academy Online Activities and Lessons. Next week we will send you a new set of activities and lessons to help you accelerate your English knowledge.

Our English Online Academy Weekly Free Activities and Lessons are Back!


In previous years, thousands of English Learners from all over the world signed up for our free online English Online Academy lessons/newsletters and received numerous free English activities and lessons via e-mail on an almost weekly basis.
Unfortunately, our servers got hacked several times, and last year we lost most of our website content including numerous websites and hundreds, if not thousands of helpful, educational posts. Still, we saved our e-mail lists in hopes that at a later date we would be able to gain more reliable web hosting from which we could send informative newsletters again.
We are now happy to announce that we are again offering the English Online Academy Weekly Activities and Lessons for English Learners. In addition to our main newsletter, those who register also have the option to sign-up to our other free newsletters:
1. Free Websites and Web Tools for English Learners – News, information, and how-to guides about the free educational websites and web tools we offer to English Learners everywhere.
2. English Online Academy Deluxe Membership News and Information – News and information about our upcoming low-cost deluxe membership that includes weekly live audio-video conference sessions, informal chat sessions, and in-depth weekly English lessons and activities.
3. English Online Courses and Workshops News and Information – News and information about our certificated upcoming low-cost online assessments, lessons, and workshops leading to accelerated learning and improvement of the English language using professional online resources.

Please remember that as you sign-up, you’ll need to re-visit your e-mail in-box and approve/accept your enrollment into our free lessons/newsletter by clicking on a link. If you do not receive this e-mail, please check your spam folder for an e-mail from us titled “English Online Academy”, open it, and complete the registration process by clicking on the link.

As soon as you successfully register, you will receive a welcome e-mail with information about English Online Academy as well as some fun online activities. Then, on a week-by-week basis, you can expect to receive new English lessons and activities designed to strengthen your English reading, writing, speaking, and listening. You’re encouraged to let your family, friends, and colleagues to join us as well. Welcome aboard!

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