The British Council has a wide range of free online resources to help adults, teenagers and children learn English. The resources include videos, mobile apps, games, stories, listening activities and grammar exercises.
LearnEnglish website for adults
You can learn English online with the British Council’s free website for adult learners. The site contains hundreds of pages of audio, text and video content and over 2,000 interactive exercises. You can become a member and contribute to the site, interact with other users and download free resources. We can give you the confidence and skills you need to communicate effectively in English.
If you are an English language teacher or English Language Teaching (ELT) professional, we have lots of free resources to support your work.You can download free lesson plans and classroom materials, get tips, articles and information about professional development, conferences and qualifications and join discussion groups and access training materials.
The British Council offers a variety of English learning apps. You can learn English through games, podcasts, movies and quizzes. These apps are effective in improving your English skills in grammar, vocabulary and exam preparation.
IELTS (International English Language Testing System) is the world’s most popular English language test with over 2.2 million tests taken each year. Taking IELTS can help you live, study and work around the world. Take IELTS with British Council to help you on your way.