Listening Skill – How to improve it quickly and speak more fluently.

The advantages of focusing on this frequently neglected and underestimated skill:

1. You feed your brain with the language

2. You recall vocabulary easier because you give “food” to your brain first

3. You activate the rule: “First reception, then production” – first listen, then speak

4. You need to listen because we write and talk differently

5. You listen to authentic and natural English

6. You listen to the collocations in use

7. Free downloadable materials are available online 24/7

9. You listen to different accents and registers (formal/ informal/ neutral)

10. Your pronunciation improves

11. Your intonation and stress improve

12. YOU choose the topics of YOUR interest

13. You take your learning process in your own hands

14. You don’t have to go abroad to listen to native speakers

15. You can listen to the material twice or more

16. You can do other things while listening, not so when you read

Your overall improvement is GUARANTEED

Explore these websites:

BBC Business Daily – The daily drama of money and work from the BBC.

BBC World Business Report – The latest business and finance news from around the world from the BBC

BBC Four Thought – Series of thought-provoking talks in which the speakers air their thinking on the trends, ideas, interests and passions that affect culture and society

BBC Law in Action – Joshua Rozenberg presents Radio 4’s long-running legal magazine programme, featuring reports and discussion on matters relating to law

Legal Talk Network – Legal Talk Network is the premier online legal media network. The podcasts are hosted by leading professionals and feature high profile guests.

Listening Skill