This three-level listening series is designed for young, beginner to low level intermediate students. Each book in the Listening Time series contains listening passages and conversations followed by a variety of activities designed to reinforce the vocabulary, grammar, themes, and concepts being introduced in each unit. Various dialogs and passages are used within each unit to enhance variations on each new theme, and each unit concludes with a quiz section to summarize the main objectives being taught. The goal of the Listening Time series is to improve listening comprehension while providing learners with a fun and rewarding learning experience.
(1) Full-color photographs to aid comprehension
(2) Introduction of new vocabulary with each unit
(3) Natural, common expressions presented in passages
(4) Quiz sections which allow students to check their progress
(5) A free audio CD with recordings of the dictation texts and a variety of other exercises
(6) Accompanying dictation book to help students further enhance their listening abilities