Listening

Ideas for helping students with listening to English

Combining listening and reading
Alex Case
1. Radio news Many sites that offer streaming or downloadable radio news also have a short text summarizing the story. Reading this before listening will make comprehension easier, especially if students discuss what they read and/ or think about what they might hear before they listen. Reading first also allows students to look up some […]

Podcasts
Jason White
How to use podcasts for listening comprehension