Category Archives: Narrative

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

By | December 27, 2015

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 Sylvie was climbing? A. quite tall B.… Read More »

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

By | August 3, 2017

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 A 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… Read More »

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

By | August 6, 2016

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 A White Heron (part 2) 1. When the cow finished drinking, Silvy heard … . A. a whistle B. a noise C. a cry D.… Read More »

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

By | December 27, 2015

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 2): Listening Practice 2 (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 2) 1. When did the man stop for lunch? A. at 12 o’clock B. at 1 o’clock C. at 2 o’clock D. at 3 o’clock… 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 »