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.

Talking about Financial Problems – Listening Lesson (C1-C2)

Talking about Financial Problems – Listening Lesson (C1-C2)

Have you ever run your own business or known somebody who has? If so, closing the business due to financial reasons is something you probably don’t want to talk about, but sometimes you have to. Listen to a woman whose business has suffered recently, talking to an old friend in a video call.

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Meeting a Classmate – Listening Lesson (A1)

Meeting a Classmate – Listening Lesson (A1)

Listen to two English speakers who are waiting for their first lesson on a Spanish course. This free English listening lesson from Oxford Online English will teach you about the language we use when we meet people for the first time.

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Where Are You From? – Listening Lesson (A1)

Where Are You From? – Listening Lesson (A1)

Where are you from? What is your country like? Listen to two people talking about where they are from in this free Oxford Online English listening lesson. This lesson is suitable for beginners.

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Working In An Office – Listening Lesson (B1-B2)

Working In An Office – Listening Lesson (B1-B2)

Do you work in an office? What’s your office like? Learn useful vocabulary to talk about your job and your office in this lesson.

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Making Holiday Plans – Listening Lesson (B1)

Making Holiday Plans – Listening Lesson (B1)

What are your plans for your next holiday? Listen to a conversation about holiday plans and learn new vocabulary in this lesson.

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