You hear. By writing, by listening, by listening, usually appears as a quote that expresses an opinion with which the author agrees – for example: Ooh prefers, I think you receive your “here” and “listen” confused! You can hear something “here,” but you shouldn`t hear something “here.” MP Brian Bilbray and a whole host of others have committed to reducing employment opportunities in order to temper Uncle Sam`s brilliance for those who have no respect for our laws. Listen, listen. [North County Times (link now dead)] Here, it is widely considered a spelling mistake, although it is a frequent mistake, and there are ways to logically justify its use. But for what is worth hearing, hearing, the original form (the Oxford English Dictionary cites examples from the seventeenth century) is the one that is listed in dictionaries. .