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English Listening Practice


NEW eil.interactive FREE Online Interactive English Listening Practice

For many learners of English listening is the hardest skill to master. We cannot control the speed at which spoken language is delivered and we may not know all the vocabulary being used. By the time we think about what's just been said the speaker is talking about something else.

Like anything else, listening ability will improve with practice. Take every opportunity to listen to spoken English - movies, tv, radio... The clips below will also help.

Station Announcement
Bobby the Bee
Roger and the Tiger
Tourist News
The Great British Heritage Pass