Are you an intermediate (CEFR level B1) learner of English? This section offers listening practice to help you understand the main points of clear, standard speech about everyday or job-related topics. Situations include phone calls, meetings and interviews.

Each lesson has a preparation task, an audio recording and two tasks to check your understanding and to practise a variety of listening skills. Make a start today.

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Listen to the phone call from a customer to practise and improve your listening skills.

4

Listen to two students comparing Mars and Earth to practise and improve your listening skills.

7

Listen to a team meeting about diversity to practise and improve your listening skills.

6

Listen to a weather forecast and answer the questions to practise and improve your listening skills.

3

Listen to the English teacher talk about listening to practise and improve your listening skills.

6

Listen to the introduction of a psychology lecture to practise and improve your listening skills.

2

Listen to the conversation between two students to practise and improve your listening skills.

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Listen to a conversation at a chemist's to practise and improve your listening skills.

1

Listen to two friends chatting about a television series to practise and improve your listening skills.

2

Listen to a meeting in which colleagues make a decision to practise and improve your listening skills.

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Listen to the conversation between two old friends to practise and improve your listening skills.

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Listen to a radio interview about maintaining a good work–life balance to practise and improve your listening skills.