Welcome to LearnEnglish
Learn English online and improve your skills through our high-quality courses and resources – all designed for adult language learners. Everything you find here has been specially created by the British Council, the world's English teaching experts.
Interactive group classes with expert teachers. Free 7-day trial
Unlimited access to online English courses for £5.99 per month
Online one-to-one English tutoring – enjoy your first session for only $1
Explore free resources, from grammar to vocabulary to useful skills
Discover your current English level by taking our free online test
Live online classes with expert teachers
Boost your English skills and confidence. Join classmates from around the world in 100% online teacher-led classes and interactive lessons, customised and available 24/7.
- Plans and pricing to suit your budget and lifestyle Free 7-day trials and flexible monthly subscriptions. Cancel any time.
- Customised study plan Choose your schedule, set study goals and track your progress.
- Certified results Achieve British Council certificates as you learn. English Online is aligned with the CEFR framework.
Learn at your pace with our self-study LearnEnglish Subscription
Improve your English for the workplace with our flexible self-study online courses. For only £5.99 a month, your subscription will give you unlimited access to all our online English courses, plus much more.
- English for work From email writing to interview skills and lessons on a wide variety of topics
- Flexibility and choice Learn online in your own time and at your own speed
- Community Join our live online events and ask expert educators your questions
Personal online tutoring
Learn English online with one of our professional tutors. These one-to-one sessions will focus on a personal plan to help you maximise your potential and confidence when reading, writing and speaking English.
- High quality Professional tutors with years of experience
- Personal learning plan Each session designed around your needs, helping you reach your goal
- Try for $1 Book your first 30-minute session for just $1
Enjoy our free resources
Explore our site to improve your English with our bite-sized lessons, quizzes and games. With our varied selection of learning materials, you can practise your English for free.
- Skills Improve your English speaking, listening, reading and writing
- Grammar Practise verb tenses and grammar rules
- Vocabulary Learn new words to understand and express yourself clearly