Listening & Pronunciation On the Internet
This website features the opportunity to practice English intonation and rhythm. Visitors can listen to the recordings made by others practicing their English or try making a new recording.
The Cyber Listening Lab offers an array of topics and levels at which to study. Each topic includes pre-listening exercises, listening exercises, vocabulary activities, post-listening exercises and online investigations.
This site gives listeners the chance to practice distinguishing between similar sounding word pairs, such as seventeen/seventy, by taking interactive quizzes.
The BBC has many tools geared toward improving English vocabulary and understanding proper use of slang. This website is written in "Queen's English" so spellings of some words will vary from how they are used in America.
This site is not only a wonderful resource for finding out the definitions of words, it has additional features such as "Word of the Day," "Article of the Day," and "In the News." It also has "My Word List" so that you can create your own word list and several games that you can play to help build your own vocabulary.
Kaplan offers test preparation course for a fee with the benefit of taking practice tests in the same location as actual tests are administered.
This site offers insight into a variety of tests like TOEFL, MCAT, GMAT, GRE, LSAT, SAT, ACT, GED, PSAT and 50 other major tests.
Living in the USA
This online magazine give you insight into American culture and values written from many perspectives.