10 Dictation Activities
"10 Dictation Activities - Breathing New Life into an Old Staple" - provided by ESLgames.com. Dull, lengthy dictations are no longer so prevalent in most ESL classrooms, however, there is some value in the format, and used in moderation, dictation activities can be a useful and stimulating exercise.
Voice of America - Learning English
Learners absorb American English through content drawn from U.S. and world news, Health and Lifestyle, Science and Technology, Arts and Culture, and other topics. Learners can build vocabulary, strengthen listening and speaking skills and improve the ability to communicate for work, school and everyday life. Users choose Beginning, Intermediate, or Advanced Levels.