Tag Archives: narrative

The Legend of Sleepy Hollow (Part 2): Listening Practice 8 (narrative)

By | August 12, 2018

The following questions are based on a story called the Legend of the Sleepy Hollow written by Washington Irving. The Voice of America is the original source of the story. You can download the Mp3 file or listen online by clicking this link Legend of Sleepy Hollow Part 2. Listen to the story carefully, and then decide whether the… Read More »

The Legend of Sleepy Hollow (Part 1): Listening Pratice 7 (narrative)

By | August 11, 2018

The following questions are based on a story called the Legend of Sleepy Hollow written by Washington Irving. The Voice of America is the original source of the story. You can download the Mp3 file or listen online by clicking this link Legend of Sleepy Hollow Part 1. Listen to the stroy carefully, and then decide whether the following… Read More »

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

By | July 31, 2018

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 the pine tree that Sylvie was climbing? A. quite tall… Read More »

A White Heron (Part 3): Listening Practice 5 (narrative)

By | July 31, 2018

The following questions are based on a story called A White Heron written by Sarah Orne Jewett. You can download the Mp3 file or listen online by clicking this link White Heron Part 3. 1. Why did Silvy’s heart begin to beat fast when she knew the young man talked about a white heron? A. Because she had seen… Read More »

A White Heron (Part 2): Listening Practice 4 (narrative)

By | July 24, 2018

The following questions are based on a story called A White Heron by Sarah Orne Jewett. The original source is the Voice of America. You can download the Mp3 file by clicking this link White Heron Part 2. 1. When the cow finished drinking, Silvy heard … . A. a whistle B. a noise C. a cry D. a… Read More »

A White Heron (Part 1): Listening Practice 3 (narrative)

By | July 24, 2018

The following questions are based on a narrative story called A White Heron, which was written by Sarah Orne Jewett. The story was taken from the Voice of America. You can download the Mp3 file by clicking this link A White Heron (Part 1) 1. We know from the story that Silvy was still in the forest when… Read More »

To Build A Fire (Part 1): Listening Practice 1 (narrative)

By | December 11, 2017

The following questions are based on the story called To Build A fire from the Voice of America. You can download the Mp3 file by clicking this link To Build A Fire Part 1 1. How does the storyteller describe his surroundings? A. grey and freezing B. warm and beautiful C. nice and warm D. quiet and frightening… Read More »