Issues In English 2

Helps adults and those learning English as a second language improve literacy skills. Skills include reading, writing, vocabulary, spelling, dictation, grammar, pronunciation, listening and giving your opinion.


Issues in English 2 is an integrated skills program based around eight topical issues of high interest to teen and adult learners (fame, sport, media, technology, wilderness, education, languages and immigration).

Through a huge range of activities, participants will learn a comprehensive set of skills, including Listening, Reading, Writing, Vocabulary, Spelling, Grammar, Pronunciation and Giving Opinions – all of which will help them communicate effectively in the real world!


  • Uses 32 video clips of conversations presenting an opinion or information.
  • Based around eight new issues of high interest to adults (Sports, Wilderness, Fame, Media, Technology, Languages, Immigration, Education).
  • Covers four language levels from Beginner to Advanced.
  • All language learning activities are based around the content of the video clip.
  • Learners can record own voice.
  • Exercises can be printed out as worksheets. Also print test results and answer sheets for teachers.
  • Tracking Module to record and report on learners activities and progress

  1. Connect with IssuesInEnglish 2 and enter your library card and PIN numbers when prompted.
  2. Select a level to begin using the resource by clicking on the button.
  3. Issues subjects include the following categories:
    - Immigration
    - Languages
    - Media
    - Fame
    - Technology
    - Sport
    - Education