English Workout is an extraordinary way to practice and improve your English skills. Whether you are a native English speaker or speak English as a second language, English Workout can help you to learn further. The basic dynamic of the program is taking quizzes. It organizes quizzes into several categories you can select. Within each category there are several tests to take at any time you want. The test dynamic is multiple choices, so what you have to do is to select the correct answer from several displayed options.
The program is so intuitive and simple that it won’t take too much of you to get the ropes around, so you can focus in the English exclusively, making of English Tutor a very efficient tool.
The main window of the program is divided in to vertical sections. On the left you will find the categories, as follow:
- Grammar 1
- Grammar 2
- Vocabulary 1
- Vocabulary 2
- Grammar Cloze 1
- Grammar Cloze 2
- Vocabulary Cloze 1
- Vocabulary Cloze 2
- Word Order
- Comprehension MCQ
As you click on any of the mentioned categories, the right section of the window displays several papers for you to take. If you hit the Load button of a paper a new window showing the paper will pop up. Once you finished doing the test the results will be displayed in the former window. You can take each test twice.
Besides taking the tests, you can also print out the papers and get some result reports on screen and printed out. There’s no written help available given the simplicity of this tool, which as you could see is extreme.
- It's extremely easy-to-use
- It's possible to print out papers
- You can keep record of your results
- The interface is available in English only, so it's no great for beginners
- It doesn't include written help or tutorials
- It doesn't include pronunciation exercises