Discussion Lists


Aloud! Free online practise site for English conversation.

Animals & Animosity English Club Talking Point for student discussion.

Bomb Attacks: What do they achieve? English Club Talking Point for student discussion.

Chat Abbreviations Learn the abbreviations people use in cyberspace.

Chat Cam City: Teachers Chat Directory of online teachers chat resources.

Chat Central Live Web-based chat from Dave’s ESL Cafe.

Chat Faces Learn the smileys and emoticons people use in cyberspace.

Chat Seek Chat search engine. You can also add your chat site.

Chatiquette How to chat "politely".

CRIBE Chat Room In Broken English

eFriends for ESL Students Find e-Friends around the world  

ELTASIA-L    A discussion list about English Language Teaching in Asia.

English Club Forum Discussion forum for EFL/ESL students.

English Club Talking Point Specific subjects for discussion by ESL learners.

EnglishClub.com ESL Chat English chatroom for EFL/ESL students and teachers. Group chats or person-to-person.

EnglishOnline Communicate with people who are learning English from around the world.  

ESL Forum This is where you can make contact in English with people all over the world.  

FLTEACH      Foreign Language Teachers' Forum 

Free Matrimonial Free Matrimonial  

Freelang & Lokanova A forum about languages.

Freelang A chatroom about languages

friends-in-english.org For those learning English as a second language and for making friends  


Indiana Chat Easy-to-use chatline, nothing to download.

Kidlink Non-profit grassroots organization aimed at getting young people involved in global dialog.  

Liszt.com. A list of  thousands of mailing lists 

MailfriendsOnline.com Find Mailfriends from all over the world. Forum, chat and more!

NETEACH-L  A list for international teachers of English as a second or foreign language 

NIFL-ESL   A  forum and listserv on adult literacy and ESL 

OmniChat Chat about different topics - business, music, books, writing, computer, and more.

Online version of howhow English magazine Bilingual (English Chinese) site for students

Penpal Park The best place to meet new friends.  



The HIV/AIDS IRC (Internet Relay Chat) HIV and AIDS live chat rooms.

The HIV/AIDS Message Forums The HIV/AIDS Message Boards where you can post a question and get a reply in your email!  

University Student Forum Help, advice and large collection of useful resources for Students  

World News UNfiltered by the CIA World News UNfiltered by the CIA

World-English Answers Forum Ask one of our team of English specialists any English language question you want.