Useful websites for Academic English

Using English for Academic Purposes: A Guide for International Students

Comprehensive advice, materials and
exercises on using English for academic purposes. The resource has sections covering the four skills, as well as sections on accuracy and vocabulary.

Advice on Academic Writing

The University of Toronto. General and specific advice about all aspects
of academic writing.

Purdue Online writing Lab

The Online Writing Lab (OWL) at Purdue University houses writing resources and instructional materials. Users will find information to assist with many writing projects.

Academic Writer

A self-access writing resource developed at the University of Hong Kong, which offers numerous quizzes, examples and explanations of the features of good academic writing. The quizzes allow you to ‘play with the subject matter’ – giving you hands on practice in constructing academic texts