10-second review: Improving listening skills in conversation and discussion.
Title: “Repetition and Frustration.” JH Goelz. English Journal (December 1974), 45-49. A publication of the National Council of Teachers of English (NCTE).
Summary; Teach students how to listen by having them learn to paraphrase what the previous speaker said before responding.
Comment: Common sense. A good reminder for teachers as well as students. RayS.
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