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October 19, 2009

Translations Added to AmEnglish.com® Products

Pleasanton, Ca. - AmEnglish.com® is pleased to announce additional language translations for two of their language learning programs. The latest translations for Writing in English are:

  • Korean
  • Spanish
  • Brazilian Portuguese
The latest translations for Idioms in English are:
  • Spanish
  • Brazilian Portuguese
Writing in English is part of the English Skills Series from ETS®, maker of the TOEFL® and TOEIC® tests. It targets common errors in syntax/grammar for English language learners at the intermediate to advanced level. This powerful, interactive program teaches the skills needed to write clear, concise, and correct English.
The latest version of Writing in English has over 200 interactive lessons with:
  • Rotating Pre and Post Assessments with instant scoring (new)
  • Clear explanations of grammar rules
  • Interactive practice exercises with immediate feedback
  • Tips for effective email communication
  • Multiple interactive charts on topics like phrasal verbs and word forms
  • Text translated into six languages
Idioms in English is another part of the English Skills Series from ETS®, maker of the TOEFL® and TOEIC® tests. It improves listening comprehension, vocabulary, and speech for English language learners at the intermediate to advanced level.
Idioms in English features 100 idioms and over 220 interactive lessons with:
  • Stories/Dialogues using the idioms in context featuring four different native speakers of English
  • Definitions, examples, and pronunciation notes for each idiom
  • Interactive dictation exercises with immediate feedback
  • A final interactive exam for all 100 idioms with instant scoring
  • Text translated into six languages
Writing in English and Idioms in English are used by hundreds of universities and colleges, multinational corporations, and thousands of individuals worldwide. These programs are available at: Products

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.