Basic English – Essential Lessons for Beginning English Learners

Teacher helping adult student in library

These basic English lessons provide the most important learning points for beginning level English learners. Use these 25 short lessons to study for tests, review basic English essentials, or check your understanding of the basics.
This website is a fantastic source of proper English usage. There is also a short video, “How to Ask Simple Questions in English” at the end of the lessons.



You’re Definitely Pronouncing These Everyday Words Incorrectly


Or, maybe you’re not.  Good Housekeeping Magazine  says: “No one likes getting corrected. Avoid embarrassing mistakes by articulating it right the first time. These vocabulary words are some of the worst (and most popular) offenders, so no shame if you’ve been saying “GIF” wrong this entire time. ”   Well, I’m not here to embarrass anyone, GHM.  Let’s just use this post as a learning experience and ditch the shaming.