English Video Lessons

Learn English for free with our online English video lessons! You can study English grammar, vocabulary, pronunciation, conversation, study advice and much more. All these Oxford Online English lessons include a script for you to read, and exercises to practise what you study. Enjoy browsing through these Oxford Online English archives.

Present Perfect Tenses: Simple vs. Continuous – Video

In this lesson, you can learn about the present perfect simple and present perfect continuous verb forms.
What’s the difference between ‘I have done’ and ‘I have been doing?’ When should you use the present perfect continuous? You’ll see the answers to these questions in this class.

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Online Dictionary Reviews – Video

In this video, you’ll see reviews of several online dictionaries. Which dictionary is the best for English learners? Which should – or shouldn’t – you use? You’ll find out!
You’ll see the pros and cons of nine popular online dictionaries. We tested the following: Cambridge, Longman, dictionary.com, Collins, Lexico, Macmillan, wordreference.com, Chambers and Merriam-Webster.

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Top 10 Tips for Your IELTS Speaking Exam – Video

In this lesson, you can get ten vital tips for your IELTS speaking test.
There’s a lot of information and advice about the IELTS speaking test online. Some of it is good, some of it isn’t. Much of it is similar.
However, after working with hundreds of students who were taking IELTS, we discovered there was a lot of information which isn’t easy to find online, from official sources or not.
We got feedback from students of ours who took the IELTS speaking exam, and we also interviewed several IELTS examiners. Based on this, we’ve put together these ten tips. We chose these ten points because they’re things which aren’t easy to find information about, or because they’re points which are often misunderstood.

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Adjectives and Adverbs – 5 Levels – Video

In this lesson, you can learn about using adjectives and adverbs in English. You’ll see how to use different types of adjectives or adverbs in an English sentence.
You can learn about word order and sentence structure with adjectives and adverbs, different types of adjectives and adverbs, and you’ll also see some confusing adjectives and adverbs that lead to common English mistakes.

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IELTS Writing Task 2 Analysis – Video

In this lesson, you can learn about an essential skill for writing IELTS task two essays. You’ll see the single most important problem that we see in the IELTS students we teach, and how you can avoid it.

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