Our listening and speaking programs use real-world content to develop the English language skills, critical thinking, and learning strategies needed to succeed in academic and every day settings.

Our listening and speaking programs use real-world content to develop the English language skills, critical thinking, and learning strategies needed to succeed in academic and every day settings.

Series results

Well Said, New Edition

A two-level series that improves pronunciation and communication skills of beginner to advanced students from all language backgrounds.

Language(s): American English

21st Century Communication: Listening, Speaking and Critical Thinking

A four-level listening and speaking series that uses carefully selected, authentic models and powerful ideas from TED Talks to teach students to think critically and communicate effectively.

Language(s): American English

Level(s): Low-intermediate (US), Intermediate, High-intermediate, Advanced, B1, B2, C1

Listening and Notetaking Skills, Fourth Edition

A three-level academic listening series that incorporates National Geographic content and video to improve listening comprehension while developing notetaking and study skills.

Language(s): American English

Level(s): Intermediate, Upper-intermediate, Advanced

Inspire

A three-level listening and speaking series that uses a mixture of scripted and authentic audio along with National Geographic photography and video to inspire students to discover the world.

Language(s): American English

Level(s): Beginning, High-beginning, Low-intermediate (US)

All Clear

A three-level series that teaches students to recognize and produce the high-frequency idioms, phrases, and contemporary expressions needed in a range of conversational situations.

Language(s): American English

Level(s): Beginning, Low-intermediate (US), Intermediate, High-intermediate, Advanced

Single item results

Well Said Intro

Language(s): American English

Linda Grant; Eve Einselen Yu

9781305641426

2nd Edition

Well Said

Language(s): American English

Linda Grant

9781305641365

4th Edition

21st Century Communication 1 with Online Workbook

Language(s): American English

Level(s): Low-intermediate (US), B1

Lida Baker; Laurie Blass

9781337275804

1st Edition

21st Century Communication 2 with Online Workbook

Language(s): American English

Level(s): Low-intermediate (US), Intermediate, High-intermediate, B1, B2

Jessica Williams

9781337275811

1st Edition

21st Century Communication 3 with Online Workbook

Language(s): American English

Level(s): Intermediate, High-intermediate, B2

Lynn Bonesteel

9781337275828

1st Edition

21st Century Communication 4 with Online Workbook

Language(s): American English

Level(s): Intermediate, High-intermediate, Advanced, B2, C1

Christien Lee

9781337275835

1st Edition

Inspire 1

Language(s): American English

Level(s): Beginning

Pamela Hartmann; Nancy Douglas...

9781133963578

1st Edition

Inspire 2

Language(s): American English

Level(s): High-beginning

Pamela Hartmann; Nancy Douglas...

9781133963684

1st Edition

Inspire 3

Language(s): American English

Level(s): Low-intermediate (US)

Pamela Hartmann; Nancy Douglas...

9781133963424

1st Edition

The Non-Stop Discussion Workbook

Language(s): American English

Level(s): Low-intermediate (US), Intermediate

George M. Rooks

9780838429389

2nd Edition

Listening and Notetaking Skills 1

Language(s): American English

Patricia A. Dunkel; Phyllis L....

9781305493421

4th Edition

All Clear 3

Language(s): American English

Level(s): Advanced

Helen Kalkstein Fragiadakis

9781413017052

2nd Edition

Listening and Notetaking Skills 3

Language(s): American English

Patricia A. Dunkel; Frank Pial...

9781305493445

4th Edition

All Clear 2

Language(s): American English

Level(s): Intermediate, High-intermediate

Helen Kalkstein Fragiadakis

9781413017045

3rd Edition

Listening and Notetaking Skills 2

Language(s): American English

William Smalzer; Phyllis L. Li...

9781305493438

4th Edition

All Clear 1

Language(s): American English

Level(s): Beginning, Low-intermediate (US)

Helen Kalkstein Fragiadakis

9781413017038

2nd Edition

National Geographic Learning listening and speaking programs use real-world content, clear grammar explanations, and contextualized models and practice to help students communicate accurately and confidently in English. Through content from National Geographic and TED Talks, our programs prepare learners for the academic classroom by developing their language and skills in listening, speaking, pronunciation, note-taking and critical thinking.