Writing-related Lessons for Learning English (ESL)


Writing Tactful & Diplomatic Emails (Examples)

Samples of tactful & diplomatic emails for writing and reading practice. For ESL students interested in examples of business communication.

Writing Exercises for Tone, Tact, and Diplomacy (ESL)

Worksheet with exercises for practicing tone, audience, tact, criticism, and passive/active voice in business e-mails/communication.

Academic Writing: Conjunctions and Conjunctive Adverbs Worksheet

Review of coordinating conjunctions (FANBOYS), subordinating conjunctions, and conjunctive adverbs (transition words). Includes writing exercises. ESL/EAP.

Blank LinkedIn Profile Template (ESL)

A template for students to practice writing a LinkedIn profile. Good for writing practice.

Paraphrasing Techniques for Academic Writing (EAP)

Five paraphrasing techniques students can use to avoid plagiarism - synonyms, voice, word forms, negations, & order. For ESL/EAP writing.

Writing a Letter to a Member of Parliament or Politician

Key expressions and outline for writing a letter to a politician or member of parliament in English.

Template for 5-Paragraph Essay Outline

A template students can complete before their write their standard 5-paragraph academic essay.