English Listening Lessons

Improve your English listening with this series of free English lessons. Practise listening to dialogues and understanding natural English conversations. All lessons include a script, vocabulary notes and exercises to help you learn and use new language. Enjoy browsing through these Oxford Online English archives.

C1 Advanced Speaking Exam – Listening Lesson (C1)

C1 Advanced Speaking Exam – Listening Lesson (C1)

In this free lesson from Oxford Online English, you will listen to examples of two candidates doing the four parts of the C1 Advanced speaking exam, and consider what to practise for the different areas of the marking scheme.

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B2 First Speaking Exam – Listening Lesson (B2)

B2 First Speaking Exam – Listening Lesson (B2)

In this free lesson from Oxford Online English, you will listen to examples of two candidates doing the four parts of the B2 First speaking exam, and consider what to practise for the different areas of the marking scheme.

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The IELTS Speaking Exam – Listening Lesson (B2-C1)

The IELTS Speaking Exam – Listening Lesson (B2-C1)

In this free lesson from Oxford Online English, you will listen to examples of a candidate doing the three parts of the IELTS speaking exam, and consider what to practise for the four areas of the marking scheme.

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Train Station Announcements – Listening Lesson (A1)

Train Station Announcements – Listening Lesson (A1)

Do you catch the train in your country? Have you ever been to England and caught the train – or would you like to? In this free listening lesson from Oxford Online English, you will listen to some public announcements from Salisbury station in the southwest of England. Can you follow the information, and recognise the bits you need to know? This is a lesson for elementary learners.

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Phoning for a Pizza – Listening Lesson (A1)

Phoning for a Pizza – Listening Lesson (A1)

Have you ever phoned to order a pizza? Listen to a conversation in which a man does this. You will hear the man in the pizza shop answering the phone and the customer speaking at the other end. This free lesson from Oxford Online English is for beginners.

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