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      Articles on listening

      Do you know the difference between top down and bottom up approaches? Find the answer, and much more, below.

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      Listening for young learners

      In this article I will briefly focus on how I try to develop listening skills with our young learners who are learning English as an additional language.

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      Pre-listening activities

      Listening skills are hard to develop. Students can do a variety of work before listening to help them understand the listening.

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      A framework for planning a listening skills lesson

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      Simulated immersion

      I have often found that learners of all levels feel that there is inadequate time spent on listening in most language courses.

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      Listening: Top down and bottom up

      In 'real-life' listening, our students will have to use a combination of the two processes, with more emphasis on 'top-down' or 'bottom-up' listening depending on their reasons for listening.

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      Increasing student interaction

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      Helping teens to listen

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      Listening to body language

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      A framework for planning a listening skills lesson

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      Helping teens to listen

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      Increasing student interaction

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      Listening and elementary learners

      This article is about making the listening experience in the classroom more similar to what we do in real life. It's about giving our students some choice in what they listen to and what they take from it.

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      Listening for young learners

      In this article I will briefly focus on how I try to develop listening skills with our young learners who are learning English as an additional language.

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      3.42679

      Listening for young learners

      In this article I will briefly focus on how I try to develop listening skills with our young learners who are learning English as an additional language.

      3.448275

      Helping teens to listen

      3.661395

      Pre-listening activities

      Listening skills are hard to develop. Students can do a variety of work before listening to help them understand the listening.

      3.67118

      A framework for planning a listening skills lesson

      3.733765

      Listening: Top down and bottom up

      In 'real-life' listening, our students will have to use a combination of the two processes, with more emphasis on 'top-down' or 'bottom-up' listening depending on their reasons for listening.

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      naglaasuperteacher's picture

      naglaasuperteacher
      Egypt

      listening topics are important but i hoped to have audio samples


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      Khuraman Safarova's picture

      Khuraman Safarova
      Azerbaijan

      I agree with you. Your article is much more useful and helpful for young teachers. This material...
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      sevi's picture

      sevi
      United Kingdom (Great Britain)

      I totally agree with the view of using authentic material in class. After all, that's the...
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