In addition to our popular dictations series, we provide free downloadable e-lessons containing dictionary activities for use in the classroom or for private study. Each e-lesson comes complete with worksheet and teacher's notes. They have been specially written to work alongside a number of our dictionaries, including the Macmillan English Dictionary, the Macmillan Essential Dictionary and the Macmillan Collocations Dictionary. To receive these resources direct to your inbox, you must be registered for our mailings. You can do this by clicking on the 'Register' button below.


The e-lessons are designed to help you teach dictionary skills to your students. When you register, you’ll have these great resources at your fingertips:

  • A student worksheet that comes complete with teacher’s notes, tips and answers
  • A complete archive of e-lessons
  • A helpful search function which will help you find the relevant level for your students

Macmillan English Dictionary and Macmillan Collocations Dictionary e-lessons are designed for students at Intermediate level and above, while Macmillan Essential Dictionary e-lessons are to be used in the Intermediate classroom.




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