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Watch these videos to improve your listening comprehesion and to learn new vocabulary.
To better understand what the speakers are saying, turn on the subtitles at the bottom of the video.
DUQ Learning Skills Center
Learning Skills Center TOEFL Workshop
DUQ's Learning Skills Center sometimes offers TOEFL prep courses. Please call the center for more information.
Michael P. Weber Learning Skills Center
600 Forbes Avenue
Pittsburgh, PA 15282
Phone: 412.396.6026 or 412.396.6027
Monday to Thurs.: 8:30 a.m. to 6 p.m. Friday: 8:30 a.m. to 5 p.m.
Playing educational games is a fun and effective way to learn anything!
There are many games in the Curriculum Center at the Gumberg Library that help you practice your grammar, vocabulary, comprehension, writing, pronunciation, and more. And you may take them home!
From rags to riches : the fun idioms game
Advanced Online Practice
VOA News Words
Watch videos on recent events, learn vocabulary and comment.
After choosing an article, click on the PDF link on the right side.
Use the blue bar across the top of the page to navigate. Videos are on the left; whole lessons are on the right.
Purdue OWL Exercises
Use the left sidebar to navigate to the exercises.
Listen to news and special topics and read transcripts. Speaking speed is similar to TOEFL.
Download this app to text in English with others.
This guide was maintained by Kiera Mudry, MLIS.