Lisa discusses whether audio listening is cheating and if it counts as reading. There are many teachers, experts, and psychologists with a wide range of opinions on this topic.
Though, most experts agree listening to a book counts as reading. In Readers Digest UK, this article interviews many experts who all agree that listening to audiobooks does count as reading.
Psychology Today delves into how you process the book slightly differently when listening to it versus reading it. One of the critical differences is reading is something you do, and listening is something that happens to you, according to the article.
Time Magazine highlights differences in reading versus listening to books.
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