How did The Beatles get their name? There are many theories.
Listening Comprehension - B1 - Two Japanese sisters inherit a their father’s fortune but where is all his cash?
Before you watch/listen:
You are going to listen to a short talk about lightning. Do you think these sentences are true or false:
Serious injuries from lightning strikes are very common
Lightning strikes produce a lot of electricity
Lightning bolts very long
Now listen to Fun Facts About Lightning and complete this worksheet.
ESOL resources to help develop English language skills. Short reading & listening materials with accompanying activities.
Aimed at teenagers & young adults but suitable for all ages.
Skills Practice: Reading, Listening, Writing, Speaking & Use of English
Resources: presentations, reading & worksheets, quizzes, teaching notes & extension materials.
Language Level: Intermediate/Upper Intermediate: CEFr B1/B2
Exam Level: Preliminary (PET), PET for Schools - Preliminary English Test (B1) First (FCE) B2
Fun Facts About Greenland - audio slideshow with activities
Hunter meets brown bear in the woods
Two schoolboys meet at a church fete in Liverpool.
Fun Facts about Hawaii - Short listening comprehension with activities (CEFL B2)
10 fun facts about cats - listening with worksheet. Level: A2/B1+ (pre-intermediate+) Skills: Listening