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The expression of approval in Parliament (and other debating societies) is spelled hear hear. (It is NOT the homophone 'here here' - see Hear - here.)

It may help you to remember this (or to understand it) if you know the history of the expression. Until the nineteenth century, the construction, at least in Parliament, was usually "Hear him! Hear him!" This was an expression of approval, or support, because the usual method of the opposite side of expressing disapproval was by making enough noise to drown the speaker's words. So the speaker's friends, not unnaturally, demanded a hearing.