Intensive English (ESL)

Helpful Links for Non-English Speakers


Vocabulary that you should learn:

Most Common 2000 Words in English -

Academic Word List – a list of 570 words used in all majors

To study vocabulary:  Use with Flashcards+ App  Free online dictionary that is very good for learners like you!  The App is available for iPhone for $4.99 and is well worth it!

For listening and reading:

Tutorials at the Mabee Library:

Using Word

Using Word Intermediate

Using PowerPoint


Emailing attachments

Password tips

Tutorials are generally linked on Mabee Library help page:

Writing and Tutoring Center at Mabee Library:

Mango Languages:

Language learning software program.  Click on this link.  Then click on Mango Languages.  You will be taken to a Mango Log in Page.  Create a profile.  Then, search your phone app store, and you can download the app to your phone and use it wherever you are!

Grammar help:

Irregular Verb list -

General Grammar Help -

Spelling Rules -

For using sources in APA format: Style Guide.pdf

ESL (English as a Second Language)

Free classes open to the community as well as Washburn students.  Classes for the 2015-2016 academic year begin Tuesday, September 8, 2015.  Click here for more information.