READING AND WRITING PRACTICE

 READING

Understanding what you are reading in English is essential, here are some websites to improve your skills


BREAKING NEWS ENGLISH

If you want to read and listen to articles about the news at different levels and do some activities to improve your comprehension skills this site is perfect for you!

http://www.breakingnewsenglish.com/


BBC

BBC World News is the BBC's international news and current affairs television channel. It has the largest audience of any BBC channel, with an estimated 76 million viewers weekly in 2014, part of the estimated 265 million users of the BBC's four main international news services.

http://www.bbc.com/


MY ENGLISH PAGES

Develop your reading skills. The texts cover a variety of topics, fulfilling every student's needs.

Read these texts and do the comprehension questions.

http://www.myenglishpages.com/site_php_files/reading.php


SPEAK UP

Read magazines in English! Some magazines, like SPEAK UP,  are available in paper version at newstands in Italy, but they also have an online version

www.speakuponline.it


Practise your reading skills and get immediate feedback

 

http://www.myenglishpages.com/site_php_files/reading.php


Free English Reading comprehension tests and exercises online

http://englishteststore.net/index.php?option=com_content&view=article&id=11403&Itemid=18


FAMOUS PEOPLE

Read and listen about famous people. Some activities will help you understand their biographies and profiles

http://www.famouspeoplelessons.com/


WRITING

Eight tips to improve your writing skills

http://english-tonight.com/8-tips-to-improve-english-writing-skills/



As students get better at English they need to organize their thoughts and learn to clearly communicate their ideas in writing, this website can help them

http://www.paragraphpunch.com/index.php


How to Write an Argument Essay

 

http://writefix.com/?page_id=1695