English Listening World

Listening for Words

Target words and phrases in these sections. You can practice hearing specific words or phrases like toeic vocabulary, English idioms, phrasal verbs, or just plain vocabulary in these secions.

Listening for Sounds

How do sounds in words change when people speak at normal speed? What is the difference between the sounds X and Y in some words? Use this section to find the answers and practice your listening skills with these targets.

Listening for Grammar

Use this section to practice listening to various grammar points. You can find irregular verbs in one section. You can practice listening to past, present and future in questions in another section. Sharpen your grammar listening skills here.

How to Practice

What is shadowing? Are you making mistakes when you use movies to practice listening? How about extensive listening... what is it? Find the answers to these questions and more in this section.