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  • What's the best way to improve your listening?

  • In this video, I'm going share with you the technique I use to improve my listening.

  • This technique works.

  • And I wish I had known this technique a lot sooner.

  • Because it's easy to do and very effective.

  • So let's get started.

  • First, let's talk about why most people fail to improve their listening.

  • Improving your listening skills takes time. It's a long-term process.

  • But most people forget that or they just don't know.

  • So when they practice listening, they use methods that are inconvenient -- something

  • that is not easy to do.

  • So, it's impossible for them to continue doing it for a long time.

  • As a result, most people quit before they get any results.

  • But how do I know this?

  • Well, I know this because I've made the same mistake.

  • I've tried several methods that were inconvenient like watching the same movie twice, with subtitles

  • first and then without subtitles.

  • That was so boring so I quit after the fourth movie.

  • I also tried listening and then writing down what I heard.

  • But that was too much work and I was too busy.

  • So let's take this back to you.

  • How do you make sure that you don't fail like I did?

  • Well, if you want to succeed, the method you use must be convenient.

  • It must be easy to do.

  • If it's not, you'll probably quit before you see an improvement.

  • So let me share with you the most convenient way to improve your listening.

  • It's very simple.

  • There are only two steps that you need to take.

  • Here's the first step:

  • Download a lot of listening materials to your phone or mp3 player.

  • Now, the best listening materials are the ones where people are just talking naturally.

  • They're just having real conversations.

  • When you use this kind of materials, you're listening to a lot of common, everyday words

  • that people use in real life.

  • Now don't worry. At the end of this video, I'm going to give you a resource you can go

  • to to download this kind of materials for free.

  • So that's the first step.

  • The next step is very important.

  • Do not miss this step.

  • The next step is to listen to the materials.

  • But here's the key:

  • DO NOT do it in your free time.

  • Instead, do it when you're already doing something else.

  • Something that doesn't require much of your attention.

  • Listen to the materials while commuting, while waiting in line, while exercising, and so

  • on.

  • Use those times to practice listening. So that you don't have to spend extra time.

  • Now, why do we have to do this?

  • Well, the reason is that we want to make it convenient.

  • When it's easy to do, you're likely to do it for a long time.

  • And if you do it long enough, your listening skills will definitely improve.

  • Now let me show you something that might shock you.

  • Let's compare this technique with watching movies, which is how many people improve their

  • listening.

  • If you start using this technique today, and if you do it for 30 minutes per day, one year

  • from now, you will have listened to 10,950 minutes of real English conversations.

  • That's a lot of listening.

  • And because you're not doing it in your free time, the amount of extra time spent is zero.

  • That's awesome.

  • What about watching movies?

  • First of all, in a movie, there isn't a conversation or a dialogue in every part, right?

  • If you watch an action movie, you might see a fight scene, an explosion, a car chase scene,

  • and so on.

  • So let's say that on average, the length of a movie is 100 minutes.

  • 50% of those are conversations. The rest is something else.

  • If you watch 4 movies a week or 208 movies a year, in one year, you will have listened

  • to 10,400 minutes of fake English conversations.

  • Now here's worst part: because each movie is 100 minutes long, this method requires

  • you to spend as much as 20,800 minutes of your free time.

  • This is really, really sad.

  • Now let's compare the two methods side-by-side.

  • Now I have a question for you.

  • If you use this technique instead of watching movies, and you save over 20,000 minutes per

  • year, how would you spend these 20,000 minutes?

  • Reading English books to increase your vocabulary?

  • Practicing speaking?

  • Or something else?

  • Leave a comment and let me know.

  • So now you know the power of this technique.

  • Let me repeat something important.

  • This is a long term process.

  • It takes time.

  • So please be patient.

  • Fortunately, now you know this technique.

  • So I know that you'll succeed.

  • OK. Now it's time for me to share some listening materials with you.

  • But first, I want to ask you a favor.

  • It took me several days to create this video and find some materials for you.

  • If you find this video useful, take a few seconds and share it with one English learning

  • community.

  • You'll not only help them but help me also.

  • And then, just click here to get some free listening materials.

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