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Donald Trump: Listening Practice 7 (biography)

You will hear a life story about Donald Trump, the present U.S. President. Listen carefully to the story, and then decide whether the following statements are True or False. You can listen online or download the Mp3 file by clicking this link. Donald Trump is orginally from New York… Read More »

George H.W. Bush: Listening Practice 6 (biography)

You will hear a life story of George Herbert Walker Bush, who was elected US President in 1989. Listen to the story 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. Before he… Read More »

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

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… Read More »

Winston Churchill’s Darkest Hour: Listening Practice 3 (movie review)

Listen to a review on a movie called Darkest Hour, and then decide whether the following statements are True or False. You can listen online or download the Mp3 file by clicking this link. Darkest Hour is based on a true story. T/F The British almost lost to the Nazi… Read More »

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

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… 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 »