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Regular 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


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Are You Making These 3 English Listening Mistakes?

Are You Making These 3 English Listening Mistakes?

Updated Feb 2023  Nobody likes making mistakes, especially English listening mistakes when you're trying to figure out how to understand native speakers.   And yet, when it comes to listening, teachers and learners are making plenty of them.   In this post,...

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