If you are working towards fluency in English, improving your listening is something you must focus on. The British council has stated that 45% of communication is listening, so it's important that we develop it alongside our speaking skills!
In this course, you will have the opportunity to:
Listen to a variety of accents.
Practise listening for gist and for detail, through a series of tests, assignments and quizzes.
Listen to a variety of scenarios, from watching a travel journal to understanding the news.
Discover new vocabulary.
Work on the listening skills you will need to pass the IELTS exam.
Improve your confidence in asking for clarification when you don't understand.
My name is Caroline Rodriguez and I have been teaching English for ten years, specialising in professional and business English. I have also spent the past four years helping people to get their dream job, in companies ranging from small charities to The London Stock Exchange, by helping them with every step from application to job interviews. I'm passionate about teaching English because I've seen what a difference it can make in the lives of my students. I've discovered some tips and secrets along the way and I can't wait to share them with you in this course!