For teachers: there is lots of help online for teaching survival English. Somewhere with lots of ready to go activities is Boggles World.
If you’re just starting university, here’s some advice from The Guardian.
You’ll need a good dictionary to help you: check out this review of six major learner’s dictionaries.
Your dictionary is your main survival tool – but here’s a suggestion for more survival tools!
And if surviving in English gets all too much, head to National Geographic for instructions on how to survive a wide range of catastrophes and disasters!