Local ESL & Citizenship Classes
English Word of the Day
Language Learning Computer-Based Resources
Use these resources in the library as a guest or from any internet connection with your library card.
Pronunciator: Pronunciator is the world's largest language-learning service, with 60 languages and 3,000 available courses. Learn how to actually speak a foreign language with the help of pronunciation analysis, virtual coaches, and simulated conversations. For both beginners and advanced learners, kids to adults. Includes interactive ESL for 50 non-English languages, too.
Mango: Offers over twenty foreign languages to learn. Mango also offers ESL courses for those who want to learn English.
Websites to Learn a Language
DVDs and Audiobooks
ESL Classes at the Library
Classes are open to Library cardholders. Please register at the Help Desk with your valid ACFPL library card and call before to make sure class is being held. 609-345-2269. Classes are held in the Main Library meeting room (second floor).
Mondays from 1 – 3:30; Jan 6, 13, 27; Feb 3, 10, 24.
Listen, read, practice conversation, learn writing techniques, new vocabulary, pronunciation, and proper grammar. This is an intermediate class but other levels of students can also attend.
Classes are open to Library cardholders. Please register at the Help Desk and call 609-345-2269 beforehand to make sure class is being held. Classes are held in the Main Library meeting room (second floor).
In addition, ACFPL is parterning with Atlantic Cape Community College to offer a free Beginning ESL class(for nonmembers as well as Library card members). Classes will be offered: Feb 18 -June 3, 2014, Mondays and Tuesdays from 10AM-1pm in ACFPL's second floor meeting room. Please note that this class is for those who are new to the U.S. or do not speak English; students will learn basic skills in reading, writing, listening and speaking English. Registration is required; please call Barbara Kozek at 609-343-4713 or visit her at ACCC"s Charles D. Worthington Atlantic City Campus (Room 252, 1525 Bacharach Blvd. to register.
A general overview of the TOEFL iBT
Seven model TOEFL iBT tests with explanations or examples for all questions
A review of required academic skills, including note taking, paraphrasing, summarizing, and synthesizing
A review of language skills, including listening, speaking, reading, and writing in English.