Abstract Listening has seen a basic element in language learning. Improving listening drill is important for English learners. The students should pay more attention on improving and taking various and effective measures to improve their ability.
Key words listening; important drills
The essence of driving-through listening allows you to avoid the trap of misunderstanding. Today, listening skills are more important than the other skills in English learning field.
Ⅱ. The importance of listening
Listening is the basic form when people communicate with each other. Listening develops more and more important with China’s open and reform. If you want to be a graduate student, you should pass an English listening examination. Furthermore, English listening result in senior middle school and junior middle school, and the point of listening will grow from 20% to 25% in junior middle school ‘s examination. So as a teaching major we must promote and improve the quality of listening continually.
Ⅲ. There are many problems in listening
There is a listening exercise in every unit, the exercises are good for listening series drill, the high level of the teaching material asks teachers to prepare lessons more carefully and more comprehensive. But the reality is bad, some students are afraid of difficulty; they think the listening material is too hard and too fast for students. As I know, many English learners in middle school are weak in listening lessons and studding lesson, they often do it like this:
1) Listen to the material with the book open, and copy the listening answers.
2) Read the listening material and copy the answers.
3) Copy the listening answer directly.