Knowing where to find texts and information to use in your activities, will save you a lot of time. Here are some useful links:

Internet Acronym Server(external link)
A searchable database of acronyms and abbreviations and their expansions.

The Biography Channel(external link) Biographies of 25,000 personalities.

The Internet Movie Database(external link) lists over a hundred and eighty thousand movies.

Search Altavista for news stories

Tongue Twister Database(external link)

Behind the name(external link): The etymology and history of first names.

There are lots of places on the web that have lists of lyrics. These are just a couple that I have found especially useful:


Get Lyrics(external link) 500,000 lyrics

Lyrics World(external link) This index includes "Top 40 Hits of 1930-1999", "#1 Songs of 1930-1999", "Top Singles by Decade" and "Artist Collections".

Risa Song Lyrics Archive(external link)

Always on the Run Lyrics(external link)

International Lyrics Server(external link)

http://www.lyrics.com(external link)

Song Lyrics, for activists and protests(external link) A listing of song lyrics on topics including poverty, environmentalism, racism, police brutality, greed and even landlords!

http://www.thrasherswheat.org/fot/ohio.htm(external link)

ESL Through Music(external link): online resources that can help you integrate music in ESL teaching.

If what you're looking for is French lyrics, try ABC de la Chanson Francophone(external link)

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