Category Archives: News

Diphtheria Threatens Rohingnya at Refugee Camps: Listening Practice 7 (news)

By | January 14, 2018

You will hear the recent news about the Rohingnya. Listen carefully, and then decide whether the following statements are True or False. You can listen online or download the Mp3 file by clicking this link. Some of The Rohingnya people now live in refugee camps in Bangladesh. T/F The Rohingnya refugees at the camps are in perfect living conditions.… Read More »

Two Injured in Small Fire at Trump Tower: Listening Practice 6 (news)

By | January 10, 2018

You will hear a news story about a fire incident at Trump Tower. Listen carefully, and then decide whether the following statements are True or False. You can listen online or download the Mp3 file by clicking this link. President Trump used to live in the tower. T/F Donald Trump was already the US President at the time of… Read More »

Saudi Arabia to Permit Movie Theaters After 35-Year Ban: Listening Practice 5 (news)

By | January 17, 2018

You will hear a news story about Saudi Arabia’s policy changes to permit movie theaters. Listen carefully, and then decide whether the following statements are True or False. You can listen online, or download the Mp3 file by clicking this link. In 2019 Saudi Arabians will be able to watch films in cinemas. T/F The decision to allow cinemas… Read More »

UN Approves Resolution Rejecting US Decision on Jerusalem: Listening Practice 4 (news)

By | January 10, 2018

Listen to the news story about the United Nations Resolution, and then decide whether the following statements are True or False. You can download the Mp3 file by clicking this link. President Donald Trump declared Jerusalem as the capital of Israel. T/F The US President’s declaration of Jerusalem as Israel’s Capital was supported by the UN resolution. T/F The… Read More »

Snow Storm in The Middle East: Listening Practice 3 (news)

By | January 10, 2018

Listen to the news story about snow that fell in the Middle East, and then decide whether the following statements are True or False. You can download the Mp3 file by clicking this link. The speaker explains how snow forms. T/F Snow never falls in the Middle East. T/F The Eastern Mediterranean has recently seen the worst snow storm.… Read More »

Election Official Found Dead: Listening Practice 2 (news)

By | December 5, 2017

Listen to the news story about the death of an election official in Kenya, and then answer the questions below. You can download the Mp3 file by clicking the following link Election Official in Kenya Found Dead. 1. What could be the potential motif of the official’s death? A. political B. economic C. financial D. business E. rational 2.… Read More »

Bodies Recovered From Missing Air Plane: Listening Practice 1 (news)

By | December 11, 2017

The following questions are based on the news story of a missing air plane provided by Voice of America. You can download the Mp3 file by clicking this link Bodies Recovered from Missing Plane 1. According to the news, where was the wreckage of the missing air plane found? A. Java Sea B. somewhere in Borneo C. somewhere… Read More »