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…and I cannot lie!
I listen to at least one podcast episode a day.
Look for the topic you’re more interested in and go for it. I recommend you to practice SHADOWING. That’s an imitation technique. You listen to a sentence, pause, and not only repeat it, but you imitate it! Imitate the person’s pronunciation, intonation, and rhythm!
Do it, please… at least for a week. You’ll notice how helpful they are and then come back here and let me know!
How to listen to Podcasts?
Listen to each episode 3 times. Try listening to them with full concentration.
If you ask me, I’d recommend you to listen to each episode until you understand each and every word!
If you are too busy… that’s ok, having a podcast playing in the background will help you get familiar with the sounds, rhythm, and English intonation.
What podcast to listen to?
Start with podcasts that focus on learning
The Past & The Curious
The English We Speak-BBC
Elementary Podcasts BBC
Podcasts in English
Voice of America Learning English
Go Natural English Podcast
The Realife English Podcast
Conversation and Pronunciation: Learn English with the Rachel’s English Podcast
Then, listen to more conversational podcasts:
All Ears English Podcast
This American Life
TED Talks daily
Entrepreneur on Firerepreneur on Fire
Stuff You Should Know
Choose one, give it a try and…
Please, do it! at least for a week.
You’ll notice how helpful they are and then come back here and let me know!