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

By | January 12, 2018

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.

  1. Before he took office as president, George H.W. Bush was Ronald Reagen’s vice president. T/F
  2. George H.W. Bush had developed a long career in government before he was elected president. T/F
  3. In US history, it is common that a vice president becomes a president. T/F
  4. George H.W. Bush served as a CIA agent for 8 years before he became president. T/F
  5. George H.W. Bush served one term in office. T/F
  6. He was considered to be a succeessful president. T/F
  7. George Bush came from an upper class family. T/F
  8. Young George Bush was recognized as a brave pilot. T/F
  9. George H.W. Bush ran his own business before he entered politics. T/F
  10. George Bush and Barbara Pierce had 4 sons and one daughter. T/F


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