Learning Hindi Learning English
english-as-a-second-language, ELL, english language learner, hindi as a second language
all know the advantages of knowing a second language. It
is especially poignant when we would like to teach children a
language through which they can connect to their cultural roots
and their extended families.
Learning English as a second language
opens up doors to better employment prospects and it is always
better to start young.
With that said, here we compile a
list of sites that offer language lessons for children and
adults. We ask our readers to suggest websites, books,
movies or other recommendations about things they have found to
be useful in teaching or learning another language. Please
here with your suggestions.
A Door Into Hindi is a multimedia Elementary Hindi learning
resource consisting of video-based lessons with transcripts and
notes on grammar and culture. Funded by the US Department of
- Global Online
Language Support System: GLOSS lessons are developed for
independent learners to provide them with the learning/teaching
tools for improving their foreign language skills. Reading and
listening lessons are based on authentic materials (articles, TV
reports, radio broadcasts, etc.) and consist of 4 to 6
- Hindi Dictionary Mobile App:
Academic Room Hindi Dictionary is a Hindi to English dictionary app developed in the Harvard Innovation Lab. Its database provides over 350,000 definitions. The dictionary is designed with students and scholars in mind, to help them translate words and idioms from modern Hindi, Urdu, Khariboli, Brajbhasha and Avadhi. All words can be searched using a Hindi (Devanagari) keyboard. The present database continues to grow as more words are continually added. Avaiable through
itunes for iphone and ipad, for
android users and for the
Bitesize Literacy Fun english literacy activities for 4-6
years old children.
- Magic Key
Unlock the secrets of sentence writing and work out new words
with characters from 'Magic Key'. For 5-7 year olds.
Little Animals Activity Center The Little Animals
Activity Centre has a wide range of activities for 4 to 8 year
olds, for learning english as well as stories, maths and
School Radio School Radio offers a number of teaching
resources to support the primary english and english literacy
curriculum for ages upto 12 years old.
Learning English A wonderful resource for older
children and adults who want to learn english or improve their
english literacy skills.
- Grammar quizzes
Self study quizzes for english as a foreign students and english
- English grammar
and usage worksheets This webpage features original English grammar and usage worksheets
for teachers and parent-teachers to copy for their kids. Use
them for teaching, reinforcement, and review. Many of these free
worksheets can be used as the basis for lesson plans.
Updated June 2012