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Read Aloud eBooks
Read Aloud eBooks

Read Aloud eBooks

  • Features a poem about the animal and its environment
  • Words light up as they are read aloud
  • 27 titles available; reading grade levels 1 - 6
  • Adaptive assessment questions follow each set of lines covering rhymes, syllables, stress in words, vocabulary, and reading comprehension

"These are gorgeous, and I like the questions."

K-5 teacher
Vocabulary Builder

Vocabulary Builder

    Each volume:
  • Features 9 different animals
  • Explores the relationship between each animal & its environment
  • Combines non-fiction & poetry
  • Uses targeted vocabulary in context
  • Features over 250 vocabulary words in each volume; 5 volumes

"Vocabulary in context, just what we need."

Middle school teacher
Pronunciation in English
Both levels of Pronunciation in English have been reviewed and approved by ETS®, maker of the TOEFL® and TOEIC® tests.

Pronunciation in English

  • Learn to use the important elements of stress, intonation & rhythm like a native speaker
  • Video presentations (with text); audio lessons & interactive practices
  • Text translations in 12 languages
  • Record & playback

"AmEnglish helped me a lot especially last semester when my students needed to practice their English at home."

Idioms in English
Volumes 1 & 2 of Idioms in English have been reviewed and approved by ETS®, maker of the TOEFL® and TOEIC® tests.

Idioms in English

  • TOEFL® "style" listening practices - check comprehension with authentic language
  • Stories and dialogs use idioms in context; 7 volumes
  • Individual idioms page offer definitions, examples and pronunciation notes
  • Audio with 4 different native speakers

"Our students love these products."

DeAnza College
Writing in English
Both levels of Writing in English have been reviewed and approved by ETS®, maker of the TOEFL® and TOEIC® tests.

Writing in English

  • Concentrates on grammar and syntax in English
  • Pre & post assessments provide instant scoring; 2 levels
  • Interactive charts and practices reinforce the concepts with instant feedback
  • Comprehension checks include scored practices & chapter reviews; rotating versions of the pre & post assessments

"Thanks again for making the programs available online. This has been truly helpful for our students!"

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Established in 1999, AmEnglish.com® provides web-based programs to improve reading, vocabulary & communication skills. Our newest series, Read Aloud eBooks with adaptive assessment, received the Smart Book Award & is designed for students at reading grade levels 1.6 - 6.9. Our middle school series, Vocabulary Builder, focuses on vocabulary & combines poetry and natural science facts. Both series satisfy multiple Common Core Standards.
The Pronunciation in English, Writing in English, & Idioms in English programs are designed for nonnative speakers of English & have been reviewed & approved by ETS®, maker of the TOEFL® & GRE® tests. Corporate clients include companies like Kaiser Permanente Medical Group & IBM. Education customers include schools like Iowa State University, De Anza College, and the Los Angeles Unified School District.