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English for Academic Purposes (EAP/ESL): Reading Help

Reading, writing, grammar, and listening/speaking support for all levels of non-native speakers of English.

Reading Links & Resources

GCF LearnFree.org - Free Reading practice and tutorials for beginning to intermediate English learners.

ESL Adult Reading Activities - Listen and read along.  Try the quizzes and vocabulary building activities to improve your English!

Main Ideas

This video has great tips for ESL students about: 

  • main ideas
  • topic sentences
  • controlling ideas

About Reading in English

Watch this video to hear about:

  • Extensive & intensive reading
  • Skimming & scanning
  • Reading tips