Welcome to the Leo Listening BlogRegular articles, tips and advice on understanding spoken English
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Understand native speakers: hard to understand aren’t they? Here’s why & what to do about it
Understand English movies: understand movies and TV shows without subtitles
Listening tips: improve your English listening skills with these tips
Podcast: improve your listening in English with my podcast episodes from the archive
Interviews: expert interviews on listening skills, language learning, living abroad and more
Motivation and Mindset: boost your motivation to understand fast English
Wondering if passive listening works? I hate to disappoint you but if you want to understand fast-talking native speakers and sound more like a native speakers yourself, then you'll need to become an active listener. It's Cara here from Leo Listening where I help...
Updated June 2021 How many TV channels do you have? Thanks to digital TV, we have hundreds, if not thousands of channels. We can watch: Turkish channels Armenian channels Latin American channels You name it, I think we’ve got it. When it comes to Italian TV, we’re...
The Leo Listening Movie Club has finished its first round of 2021. The Movie Club opens three times a year for 3 months each time. So let's take a look back at the three movies we watched in the first quarter of 2021. The club is a democracy where the members suggest...