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Learning vocabulary is essential for learning any language, but it can be difficult to memorize without resources. Busyteacher.org offers 14,321 printable vocabulary worksheets in several different categories, all of which are great for you to use with your students.


Vocabulary is a key component in helping students with word building. More often than not, students become stuck when speaking about their interests or jobs because they dont know enough vocabulary to express themselves. Using these worksheets as a resource will help them build sentences as they learn to use the English language with ease. When used as homework assignments, these worksheets will make sure that students continue to use the words learned in the classroom at home, and get the extra practice they need to progress in their learning.


With 14,321 vocabulary worksheets available, you can find material on a wide range of topics relating to your lesson or students needs below - including business, medical, animals, holidays, and many more. Youll also find worksheets on idioms, colloquialisms, phrasal verbs, and even slang vocabulary.


These worksheets can be used in the classroom in many different ways. Role play is one effective way to teach vocabulary: you can place students in a specific scenario and have them use the vocabulary on these worksheets to act out a relevant situation. Another effective way to teach vocabulary is by introducing the vocabulary words in a game setting, such as a matching game, a bingo game, or a team-based game.
The worksheets below come in many different styles. Some include cartoon characters to identify colors, some are simple fill-in worksheets, some are song worksheets, some are quizzes, some are in list form, and you'll also find many other types . This variety gives you a lot of options for creating a dynamic and fun lesson, and your students will appreciate the variety, too.


The worksheets are also grouped into recommended, most popular, and recently added categories and they're also level-specific, ranging from beginner to advanced. This makes it easy for you to determine whether or not a given worksheet can be used in your lesson. If you're not sure about what a certain worksheet contains, just click on the thumbnail to preview the entire worksheet before downloading it.


You don't have to register or subscribe to download any worksheet. They're all free to download, and free to use in your lessons. Plus, every single one of these worksheets is created and submitted by fellow ESL teachers, which means they're tested and proven in real ESL classroom environments. In fact, if you have a vocabulary worksheet that you've found to be especially effective in your lessons, you can submit it to BusyTeacher.org. At the bottom of this page, click on Submit a worksheet to upload your worksheet for other ESL teacher around the globe to use!


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Song Worksheet: Don't Stop the Music by Rihanna

Song Worksheet: Don't Stop the Music by Rihanna

Rihanna hit song from 2008, "Don't Stop the Music" is full of Present Continuous examples. The worksheet I prepared is a fill-in -the-blanks activity for beginners. Students are supposed to use t ...
1 Views 1,072 BegElem
Moon

Moon

kristine44
This is a new video and a poem about the MOON. There are 5 exercises. You can watch the video and read the poem. Then you can do the exercises (Circle the correct words, Fill in the missing words ...
1 Views 887 ElemPre-Int
Punctuation Marks

Punctuation Marks

kristine44
This grammar-guide presents in a clear manner the most important punctuation marks in English, (full stop, comma, semi-colon, apostrophe, etc.), explaining their use and providing examples (page ...
1 Views 1,128 Pre-IntInt
Holiday Survey

Holiday Survey

MegH
This is a holiday survey of 8 questions useful when you would like to engage all of the students in a group to report on their holidays. This is also a tool to ask and answer questions in Past Si ...
1 Views 3,649 Pre-IntInt
ABC Words PowerPoint

ABC Words PowerPoint

Tamara
I use this presentation with the beginners while studying the letters of the alphabet. It helps them to learn the letters and the words which start with the letter. The presentation contains all ...
1 Views 2,325 Beg
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Australia Day

Australia Day

Miriam
Based on an article I found on CNN, this is a worksheet about Australia's national day ("Australia Day") and the criticism it faces every year. It includes a reading comprehension activity, vocab ...
1 Views 1,531 Pre-IntInt
Hanging Out: Free-Time Activities

Hanging Out: Free-Time Activities

Guilherme G Tidon
In this listening activity, students will hear 4 speakers describing where and with whom they usually hang out. After matching the activities to the speakers, students will review some collocatio ...
1 Views 3,942 Elem
Insurance. Basic Principles of Insurance (English for Economics and Business)

Insurance. Basic Principles of Insurance (English for Economics and Business)

Anastasiia
The video introduces the basics of insurance, students get familiar with key words to discuss the types of insurance and the risks they can be insured against. The worksheet can be used in Genera ...
1 Views 1,913 Int
Parts of the Body 1 Worksheet

Parts of the Body 1 Worksheet

kristine44
This worksheet contains three exercises about 'Parts of the Body'. The outer body, the inside body, limbs, head. Exercise 1: Wordsearch - Exercise 2: Fill in the part of the body you use - elemen ...
1 Views 4,148 ElemInt
Netflix Reading Comprehension (Business English, Statistics, Graphs)

Netflix Reading Comprehension (Business English, Statistics, Graphs)

Petra
Newspaper article about the Netflix streaming service and its current challenges. Current affairs, the media world, reading comprehension, graphs, TV series, seasons, British and American English ...
1 Views 3,877 IntAdv
The United Kingdom Quiz

The United Kingdom Quiz

Pustynskaya Irina
This is a quiz about the United Kingdom of Great Britain and Nothern Ireland. Teacher asks questions and give 3 variations of answer, the right answer is marked. The questions are about British ...
1 Views 3,132 ElemPre-Int
7 Speaking Test Tips For IELTS In 2019

7 Speaking Test Tips For IELTS In 2019

Jessica
ELTS is widely accepted English language proficiency test. Candidates apply for it to study, live, or work in a foreign country where English is the official language. As a test-taker, getting a ...
1 Views 3,265 Exam
Let's Revise the Words Worksheet

Let's Revise the Words Worksheet

StarodubtsevaIrina
This is a crossword for the third grade, based on the textbook: . 3 . .., .. (for the Russian learners). It can be used either as a grou ...
1 Views 3,588 Pre-Int
The Berenstain Bears Go To Camp - A Video Activity

The Berenstain Bears Go To Camp - A Video Activity

BusyTeacher Contributor
This worksheet contains activities for you to work with kids after watching The Berenstain Bears Go To Camp. You will find reading and listening activities. Find the video at this link: https:// ...
1 Views 2,669 Pre-Int
Health and Nutrition. Is Gluten Really Bad for You?

Health and Nutrition. Is Gluten Really Bad for You?

Anastasiia
The tasks are aimed at pre-intermediate and intermediate students and are based on the video. Worksheet focuses on developing listening comprehension and provides Ukranian vocabulary translation ...
1 Views 3,758 Pre-IntInt
Containers Worksheet

Containers Worksheet

kristine44
This is a grammar guide to revise containers, measurements, and quantities (a slice of, a cup of, a loaf of, a box of, a pint of, a bunch of, a glass of, a pot of, a metre of, a dozen of, a roll ...
1 Views 4,635 Pre-IntInt
The PEEL Paragraph Scaffold

The PEEL Paragraph Scaffold

Ambi Tad
Here is a scaffold detailing all aspects of inclusions in a PEEL / SEEL / TEEL paragraph. This paragraph structure is used to elaborate on arguments or reasons that support the opinion or point o ...
1 Views 4,817 Pre-IntIntAdv
Are All Endangered Species Worth Saving?

Are All Endangered Species Worth Saving?

Anastasiia
The worksheet is based on the video that discusses the problem of animal extinction and human role in preserving wildlife and includes vocabulary in Ukranian. The video puts forward controversial ...
1 Views 3,942 Pre-IntInt
Summer at the Seaside

Summer at the Seaside

This is a worksheet for elementary students on summer vocabulary. Students are asked to choose a word from the box and write it down under the right picture. Vocabulary included: bikini, mask, sw ...
19 Views 36,807 BegElem
Summer Holiday Travelling Brainstormer

Summer Holiday Travelling Brainstormer

This is a worksheet to brainstorm destinations, packing lists, ways to travel, and things to see and do. It can then be followed by a speaking activity. And after that you could have your students ...
18 Views 32,809 Elem
Summer Boardgame

Summer Boardgame

Teach or revise summer vocabulary with this boardgame. Students must advance on the board with dice, when they land on a picture they must name it, spell it and or use it in a sentence. This activ ...
18 Views 21,384 ElemPre-Int
The Berenstain Bears by the Sea Worksheet

The Berenstain Bears by the Sea Worksheet

Karina
Spend your summer holiday with The Berenstain Bears! You can find the video for the worksheet here: https://www.youtube.com/watch?time_continue=10&v=JvllvjuGcKc. Listen and number the pi ...
1 Views 2,368 Pre-Int
The Red Rose Flower Worksheet

The Red Rose Flower Worksheet

kristine44
This is a worksheet with a new video with music and a poem. The poem is about the red rose flower. I’ve made eight different exercises. You can watch the video and read the poem. Then you c ...
1 Views 2,920 ElemPre-Int

SONG: I Can See Clearly Now

Guilherme G Tidon
This is a very simple song and activity which contains vocabulary about weather, as well as some use of 'can' and 'going to' (informally contracted as 'gonna'). There are also some adjectives and ...
1 Views 8,490 BegElemPre-IntIntAdv
Complete the Three-Letter Words Worksheet

Complete the Three-Letter Words Worksheet

Ekta Sharma
This simple worksheet provides practice for elementary level students to complete three words from letters A through H.
1 Views 4,855 Elem

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