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October 19, 2009

AmEnglish.com® Programs Now Available Online on the Amazon Elastic Compute Cloud

Pleasanton, CA - AmEnglish.com® is pleased to announce their language learning programs, Pronunciation in English, Idioms in English, and Writing in English are now available online on the Amazon Elastic Compute Cloud. The Amazon Elastic Compute Cloud offers edge-caching for faster delivery of large video and audio files, which translates into an improved user experience. This online delivery is:

  • Scalable
  • Reliable
  • Secure
Pronunciation in English, Idioms in English, and Writing in English are designed for English language learners at the high beginning to advanced levels. These interactive programs are used by hundreds of universities and colleges, multinational corporations, and thousands of individuals worldwide. These three programs are part of the English Skills Series from ETS®, maker of the TOEFL® and TOEIC® tests.

These programs are available online: Click on "More Info" for a 3 minute slide show for each product

Educational Testing Service® (ETS®) is the world's largest private educational testing and measurement organization and a leader in education research. ETS® is dedicated to serving the needs of individuals, educational institutions, and government bodies in nearly 200 countries. The organization develops and administers more than 12 million tests worldwide. For more information about ETS®, visit its Web site at ETS®.

AmEnglish.com® provides products and services to improve communication skills for nonnative speakers of English at the intermediate and advanced levels. Their pronunciation, idioms, and writing programs are currently being used in language labs at schools and universities like Reedley College in California, Laramie County Community College District in Wyoming, and the University of South Carolina. Companies like Microsoft and IBM use these programs to improve productivity in the workplace.