Category Archives: Listening

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

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… Read More »

Election Official Found Dead: Listening Practice 2 (news)

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.… Read More »

Why You Should Stop Smoking: Listening Practice 2 (exposition)

The following questions are based on ideas from Youtube about bad effects of smoking. You can download the Mp3 file by clicking this link Why You Should Stop Smoking. 1. What is the topic being talked about? A. the danger of smoking B. the link between smoking and memory… Read More »

Animals of the Ice: Listening Practice 3 (report)

The following questions are based on a brief description of the walrus. You can listen online or download the Mp3 file by clicking this link Animals of the Ice. 1. The spoken text is categorized as a report because … . A. it describes in details one specific… Read More »

Elizabeth Taylor (Part 2): Listening Practice 5 (biography)

The following questions are based on the life story of Elizabeth Taylor, a famous Hollywood actress and one of the most beautiful women in the world. You can download the Mp3 file or listen online by clicking this link Elizabeth Taylor (Part 2). 1. What was the major… Read More »

Liz Taylor (Part 1): Listening Practice 4 (biography)

The following questions are based on the life story of Elizabeth Taylor, who is known as a famous film star and one of the most beautiful women in the world. You can download the Mp3 file or listen online by clicking this link Elizabeth Taylor (part 1) 1.… Read More »

Twitter: Listening Practice 2 (discussion)

The following questions are based on some opinions of a girl about Twitter. You can download the Mp3 file or listen online by clicking this link Twitter 1. The spoken text is categorized as a discussion text because … . A. it explains why Twitter is disadvantageous B.… Read More »

A White Heron (Part 4): Listening Practice 6 (narrative)

The following questions are based on a story called A White Heron, written by Sarah Orne Jewett. The original source of the story is the Voice of America. You can download the Mp3 file by clicking this link A White Heron (Part 4) 1. How would you describe… Read More »