The Influence of YouTube on Listening Skills


  • Cut Dara Ilfa Rahila State Islamic Institute Takengon, Aceh Tengah, Aceh, Indonesia
  • Muhammad Hasyimsyah Batubara State Islamic Institute Takengon, Aceh Tengah, Aceh, Indonesia
  • Marlina Marlina State Islamic Institute Takengon, Aceh Tengah, Aceh, Indonesia



Listening, YouTube, Teaching, Influence


Listening is a crucial proficiency that learners who desire to acquire English must master. This research focused on the utilization of YouTube as a medium for improving listening proficiency. The approach in this study is a literature search process, while the literature search source is from the DOAJ portal. The data are articles about using YouTube to improve listening proficiency published in 2022-2023. The research results show that all studies conclude a significant increase in the application of YouTube media in improving students' abilities in listening. Future research regarding the use of technology in the Listening Skills aspect is needed.


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How to Cite

Rahila, C. D. I., Batubara, M. H., & Marlina, M. (2023). The Influence of YouTube on Listening Skills. Journal of Linguistics, Literature, and Language Teaching (JLLLT), 3(1), 1–7.