Listening Comprehension & Note-Taking

Exercises

General Listening

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Advanced Conversational English

A Driving Incident Exercise

Sex Education in Schools Exercise

General

A Double Life Exercise

Escape from Hanley Park Exercise

Prince Albert and the Jewel Robbers Exercise

The Lion and Albert Exercise

Albert's Return Exercise

Lolita (extract read by Vladimir Nabokov) Exercise

Redundancy Exercise

Speeches

Abraham Lincoln - Gettysburg Address 19/11/1863 Exercise

Amy Johnson 09/06/30 Exercise

Frankin D. Roosevelt - Inauguration 03/04/1933 Exercise

Winston Churchill 13/05/40 Exercise

Winston Churchill 04/06/1940  Exercise

Winston Churchill 20/08/40 Exercise

Aneurin Bevan 04/11/56 Exercise

Harold Macmillan - Cape Town 03/02/60 Exercise

John F Kennedy - Presidential Inauguration 20/01/61 Exercise

Francis Crick - 13/11/62 Exercise

John F Kennedy - 22/10/62 Exercise

Martin Luther King - Washington 08/08/63 Exercise

Nelson Mandela - 1964 Exercise

Harold Wilson - 19/11/67 Exercise

Margaret Thatcher - 10/10/80 Exercise

Nelson Mandela - Inaugural Speech 09/05/94 Exercise

Prince Charles - Hong Kong 01/07/97 Exercise

Tony Blair - Cambridge 13/09/99 Exercise

Michael Moore - 11/09/01 Exercise

Tony Blair - Brighton 02/10/01 Exercise

Australian Federal Budget Speech 2002-2003 Exercise

George Bush - London 19/11/03 Exercise

Sonia Shah: Crude 01/10/04 HTML

Tony Blair - Brighton 28/09/04 Exercise

Ayad Allawi - London 29/09/04 Exercise

George Bush - Inaugural Speech 20/01/05 Exercise

Queen's Speech - Opening Parliament 17/05/05 Exercise

Gordon Brown - Budget Speech 22/03/06 Exercise

Tony Blair - Conference Speech 26/09/06 Exercise

Tony Blair - Resignation Speech 10/05/07 Exercise

Gordon Brown - Prime Minister 24/09/07 Exercise

Alistair Darling - Budget Speech 12/03/08 Exercise

Barack Obama - Inauguration 20/01/09  Exercise

Speech Extracts

Sullivan Ballou - Jul 1861 Exercise

Amelia Earhart - Feb 1931 Exercise

Franklin D Roosevelt - Inauguration - 04/03/33 Exercise

Winston Churchill - 04/06/40 Exercise

Jawaharlal Nehru - A tryst with destiny 14/08/47 Exercise

Eleanor Roosevelt - Human Rights 09/12/48 Exercise

J F Kennedy - Inauguration 1961 Exercise

Harold Wilson - Scarborough 01/10/63 Exercise

Harold Macmillan - Cape Town 03/02/60 Exercise

Nelson Mandela - Pretoria 20/04/64 Exercise

Malcolm X Exercise

Neil Armstrong - Moon Landing 20/07/69 Exercise

Margaret Thatcher - Invasion of Falkland Islands 03/04/82 Exercise

Bertrand Russell Exercise

George Bush - The Bombing of Iraq - 17/01/91 Exercise

Ronald Reagan - On being shot Exercise

Eddie George - Hertfordshire 14/02/99 Exercise

Condoleezza Rice - London 26/06/03 Exercise

Stephen Hawking Exercise

Hilary Clinton Exercise

George Bush - Swearing In as President 20/01/05 Exercise

Barack Obama - Swearing In as President 20/01/09 Exercise

Barack Obama - 2/12/09 on Afghanistan Exercise

Discussions

Future of Computing Exercise