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
Updated September 2022. How to understand English movies without subtitles - if you're asking yourself the question, then congratulations! You don’t need to feel bad if you’re watching movies or TV series with subtitles. It’s already fantastic that you’re watching...
Updated September 2022 What better way is there to get American English listening practice than to watch TV series? I can still remember the day I saw the pilot episode of the Walking Dead. I walked into the front room, took a look at the TV screen and asked my...
How Movie Club Helped This Learner Get Rid Of English Subtitles And Improve His English Listening Skills
If you're still struggling to get rid of English subtitles even though you - have been learning English for years can use it at work fine have passed all the language exams - then keep reading because you're not alone. It's surprisingly common to not understand...