Listening Skills Test
33 questions, 15 min.
PROGRESS STATUS:
  Always Often Sometimes Rarely Never
  1 2 3 4 5
1.  I perform another task (e.g. folding laundry, skimming an article for interesting information, cooking, watching TV, etc.) while listening to someone talk about something upsetting to him or her.
2.  I daydream while listening to someone express his/her thoughts or ideas.
3.  I will stop a speaker in mid-sentence to interject my opinion if I disagree with a statement he/she has made.
4.  When listening to a speaker, I make eye contact.
5.  I nod my head when in agreement with what a speaker is saying.
6.  If I'm not sure whether I've grasped a speaker's point correctly, I summarize my understanding of what he/she has said, to confirm that I've got it right.
7.  If a speaker doesn't engage my interest, my mind wanders.