English Listening Course: Lesson 2
Listening for detail
- What time is it? Dictation
Write what you hear.
More like this on: Real English Video Dictations
- I have a dream... Martin Luther King
Find the differences between the speech and the transcription
Write one or two sentences to summarise what you hear.
- Marriage training in Saudi Arabia
Listen to the story before you read the text:
More like this on : BBC Learning English
- Reuters – Video News
Choose the news item you want to listen to.
(Be patient with the "ads" as the video loads; they don't last long.)
- Swanee River
Listen to the song and fill in the blanks.
More like this on: Audio for ESL/EFL
Or learn to sing the song: Swannee River
On: Learn a Song
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