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listening

 [lis´en-ing]
paying attention through hearing.
active listening in the nursing interventions classification, a nursing intervention defined as attending closely to and attaching significance to a patient's verbal and nonverbal messages.
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Listen Technologies' assistive listening products equip users with solutions that minimise noise, distance, clashing conversations, hearing loss and other audio challenges.
Listen again, decide if each of the following statements is true or false, then circle T for true or F for false:
Drawing on musicology to demonstrate how we might listen to, and learn from, others, McRae (2015) argued that there are multiple modes of listening that fashion our experiences with the social world.
Because of the survival-based way in which the brain evolved, humans instinctively listen at much faster rates than they talk.
For medical professionals, failure to listen has been blamed as a cause for improper diagnosis or inadequate treatment (Nyquist, 1992; Underwood & Adler, 2005; Davis et al.
At each communal gathering for worship, the call to listen is renewed.
When God tells Abraham to listen, He was saying to engage in conversation.
Using this approach, teachers can help students learn to listen and guide them through different stages in order to comprehend more efficiently.
The advantages of podcasts are: firstly, learners can benefit from global listening, even if they only listen from three to five minutes a day, secondly, students will be exposed to the new language, thirdly, the intermediate learner has a need for authentic texts and to be exposed to a variety of voices.
If tax practitioners take the time to listen carefully the first time, they will actually save time later on because they will not need to engage in follow-up discussions.
He summed up his philosophy (and inadvertently provided the impetus for this Literacy Links column) by stating, "lf I don't teach kids to listen to me and to each other, well then, chaos will reign in our daycare.