Purland Training is a free English language teaching resource website, owned and operated by Matt Purland, an experienced English teacher and teacher trainer from Cambridge, United Kingdom. He is also a materials writer, most notably for EnglishBanana.com, which he founded in 2002. You can find out more about Matt’s past experience as a teacher, teacher trainer and materials writer by clicking here.
All learning material on this website (purlandtraining.com) created by Matt Purland and published by PurlandTraining.com or EnglishBanana.com is in the public domain.
What does this mean?
It means that you can freely download, copy, print, and photocopy this material, without permission or the need to give credit.
(If you did want to link to us we would be grateful, but you don’t need to!)
While you can use this material for non-commercial purposes, you can also freely use it for commercial purposes. For example, you could print copies of the books and sell them, or sell PDF copies through online vendors.
What is not public domain on this site?
The vast majority of the material on this site is now in the public domain. However, any material that has not been created by Matt Purland and published by PurlandTraining.com or EnglishBanana.com may have copyright restrictions. This is material from third-parties, which is used on the site by permission, e.g. a third-party licence. Examples include, but are not limited to, many of the infographics on this page, YouTube videos from third-parties (e.g. see here), images, which have been used by permission, games, and so on. Copyright material should carry a copyright notice and symbol. If you are in any doubt about whether particular material on this site is in the public domain, please do not hesitate to get in touch.
If you want to be totally sure, download the free Purland Power Pack which contains thousands of printable resources. Everything in this pack has been published by PurlandTraining.com or EnglishBanana.com and is therefore in the public domain.