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DICTIONARIES / VOCABULARY
Great online monolingual/bilingual dictionary with British and American English audio files
The famous Collins English-Italian/Italian-English dictionary
Comprehensive list of English idioms and much else beside
If you’re interested in the origin of words
A guide to the Cambridge suite of exams
All the information you need on the IELTS exam.
A wonderful site with lots of information, exercises, games, tests, etc. for young learners, adults and professionals.
Everything for the language learner
For plenty of authentic listening, live or in daily podcast form
Several daily podcasts on a variety of topics in the news
Large selection of regularly updated podcasts, including material for elementary learners
Great site where you can practise listening to songs and completing the lyrics.
Wonderful site where you can watch some fascinating talks from excellent speakers on a wide variety of topics, from technology to design, from entertainment to medicine, and from business to global issues
One of the world’s great websites and not only for news
A great weekly news magazine, and not only economics. The free version gives you access to a limited number of articles (+ audio) per month.
A really intelligent and beautifully designed newspaper site
The American angle – the international version of the famous US daily Herald Tribune. It’s behind a paywall but doesn’t cost much.
What’s going on in the world of science
The Local gives the latest news on Italy and the Italians in English. There are also editions for several other European countries.
SHOPPING FOR BOOKS
Amazon? What a surprise! Amazon.it has loads of English language books for your Kindle.
Britain’s official travel and tourism guide
A complete introduction to this wonderful city
The guide to what’s on in London and many other capitals
Not perfect but the best (free) machine translations around.
AND LAST BUT NOT LEAST …