Watch English Videos with English Subtitles

To get better at English you NEED to include more English into your daily life. One way you can do that is by watching some YouTube in English. I recommend you look for videos that have subtitles in English (called “Closed Caption”) because if you listen to English and read in French subtitles you probably won’t retain very much.

Click here to find out how to search for Closed Caption videos. If the words don’t appear immediately, click on CC at the bottom right of the video.

Here are two that I recommend that are approachable for most students:

On a more serious note:

Listening Comprehension US English

Read the questions, then listen ONCE and answer the questions.

Listening comprehension 3

Listening Comprehension UK English

Listen ONCE and answer the questions.

Listening Comprehension 2

Why Are Jet Engines Getting Bigger?

This is fast technical English. Can you understand it?

Answer these questions:

Why are jet engines getting bigger?

What are the two parts of a jet engine?

What provides most of the thrust in a jet engine?

What is the ideal size for a jet engine?

Will jet engines continue growing in size?