NCC will close at 1:00 pm today, Monday, January 26

The college will also be closed Tuesday, January 27. Please check back for an update on college closing, cancellation or delayed opening for Wednesday, January 28th. An update will be posted by Wednesday at 6:00 a.m.On-line registration has been extended through Friday, January, 30. Please register and pay on-line at any time. Senior Registration has been moved to Monday, Feb. 2nd, 10:30 am.

English as a Second Language
Non-Credit ESL
Resources

ESL Student Online Practice

These are outside links that may be unavailable at certain times.

Listening

Sites

Listening Note-taking


Lessons

Quieter London: audio / quiz

 
Speeches

Churchill: So much owed...

Churchill: Blood, Toil, Sweat

Churchill: We shall fight on...

Ronald Reagan: Shot

Kennedy: Cuban Missile Crisis

Margaret Thatcher

Nelson Mandela

Tony Blair: E-commerce

Roosevelt: Inauguration

Condoleezza Rice


Songs

Arkansas Traveler

Buffalo Gals



Reading

Lessons

Romulus & Remus

Tarzan of the Apes

The Wild Life

Emily Car

Culture Shock

Pulp Friction


Vocabulary

Prefixes

University Level

Vocabulary

20 Vocabulary Lessons

Commonly Confused Words*

* explains rules

Grammar

Verb Tense

Future Perfect*

Future Perfect Progressive*

Verb Tense Practice 1

* explains rules


Parts of Speech

Connector Practice

Conjunction Practice

Preposition Practice 1

Preposition Practice 2

Preposition Practice 3


Other

Active or Passive

Colons & Semi-Colons

Gerund or Infinitive

Infinitives

Raise, Rise, Rose, Risen

Subject Verb Agreement

Correct or Incorrect Usage 1

Correct or Incorrect Usage 2

Sentence Correction

Sentence Completion 1

Sentence Completion 2

Sentence Completion 3

Over 100 Completion Quizzes

Sentence Equivalents

Unscramble Sentences

Word Forms 1

Word Forms 2



Writing

Sites

OWL at Purdue

UNC Writing

* explains rules


Lessons

Avoiding Wordiness 1

Avoiding Wordiness 2

Avoiding Wordiness 3

Basic Mechanics

Colons

Comma, Semi-Colon, or Colon

Comma Problems 1

Comma Problems 2

Comma Practice

Fill in the Commas

Compound Nouns

Persuasion Essay*

Quotations and Punctuation

Sentence Fragments

Variations of Who

Which, That, or Who

Who or Whom