May 16, 2018: Alternative Word‐Search Method for ESL YES = At a new tab, type: site:eslyes.com word OR type: site:eslyes.com "exact words"
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November 26, 2018: For some of my pages, where it says "Bottom of this page" so you can just click to the bottom of that page instantly, the link is broken. I have NO idea what the problem is (the same exact link works on some pages, but not on other pages). I'll fix it eventually, I hope. ... MARCH 17, 2019: Slow speed audio is fixed and now works properly on ALL pages. Thank you, Kazunari Yamamoto, for telling me about the audio problem. And thank you, Jos F.M. Lange, for your suggestion to sort the Table of Contents (TOC). And a SUPER thanks to Support at ICD Soft, my web host, for fixing all the recent problems (http to https, slow audio, favicons, Mixed Content, and more). ... MARCH 22, 2019: 'Search Images' at top left of each story is working again! APRIL 12, 2019: Thank you, Cindy Juel and students, for pointing out the crossword error in Link 3!
I'm always trying to improve this site. If you have suggestions, I'm all ears! And, if you like this site, please tell others. I'm not teaching now, but I was an ESL instructor for 24 years (Pasadena, CA, and Brooklyn, NY). email me Mike Carlson michaeleslATgmail.com.