This blog is dedicated to all English as a Second Language learners. Here, you can find links for learning and practicing grammar, listening, reading, conversation and more.
There's a lot to do here. Visit here often!
John Robinson - Creator of this blog:
Our beloved friend and CCSF instructor, John Robinson
passed away at the beginning of 2015. He is sorely missed by his
colleagues and students, all of whom remember him with that
gleam in his eyes, his great sense of humor and his ability to be
totally focused on each person he was talking to.
Not only was John a great teacher and human being, but he
was also a well-respected playwright who produced plays in the
This is his introduction he had written about himself:
I have taught English as a Second Language for 45 years. I loved the position very much because
it brought me in contact with people from all over the world. I experienced so much respect and effort from my students. I equally wanted to give them as much as I could. I learned from them also. I got the overwhelming sense that what links us as human beings is our astonishing capacity for curiosity about the world we live in.