Tomatoes: listening practice 1 (report)

By | December 14, 2014

The following questions are based on a report about tomatoes.You can download the Mp3 file by clicking this link: Tomatoes. 1. The talk you hear is a report. It is called report mainly because … . A. the speaker literally reports facts of tomatoes B. the speaker describes tomatoes in general C. the speaker describes a specific tomato… Read More »

How paper is made: listening practice 3 (explanation)

By | December 10, 2014

The following questions are based on the story of making paper by hand. You can download the Mp3 file by clicking this link: How to Make Paper by Hand 1. The speaker says that the steps of making paper by hand are … those by machines. A. simpler than B. the same as C. more complex D. cheaper… Read More »

The Present Continuous Tense: Exercise 1

By | December 8, 2014

Instruction: Put the following sentences into the present continuous tense.Make sure you put an appropriate time signal. Example: I study hard every day. I am studying hard tonight. 1. She watches TV every evening. 2. They water the plants every morning. 3. Mr. Hananto teaches English every day. 4. She often visits her grandmother once a month. 5.… Read More »

Yogurt-making: listening practice 2 (explanation)

By | December 8, 2014

The following questions are based upon the story of yogurt making by Voice of America. You can download the Mp3 file by clicking this link: Yogurt-making 1. The speaker is talking about … . A. how to make very healthy yogurt B. how to make your own yogurt C. how to be a skillful yogurt maker D. how… Read More »

Report

By | December 6, 2014

How would you tell that the text you are reading is categorized as a report? A report is actually descriptive in nature. However, unlike a descriptive text which describes one single object in details, a report describes a classification of things. Thus, if you write a text which describes your new bike in details, then it is a… Read More »

School

By | December 4, 2014

1. Kepala Sekolah: Principal 2. Wakil Kepala Sekolah: Assisstant Principal or Vice-Principal 3. Wakil Kepala Sekolah Urusan Kesiswaan: Assisstant Principal of Students Affairs, sometimes called Dean of Students 4. Wakil Kepala Sekolah Urusan Sarana dan Prasarana: Assisstant Principal of School Finance and Operations 5. Wakil Kepala Sekolah Urusan Kurikulum: Assisstant Principal of Academic Affairs and Curriculum 6. Wakil… Read More »

Soap-making: Listening practice 1 (explanation)

By | December 2, 2014

The following questions are based on the story of soap-making by Voice of America. You can download the mp3 file by clicking this link Soap-making. 1. The speaker is talking about … . A. home-made soap B. expensive soap C. rare soap ingredients D. lower-price soap E. essential oils 2. What is unique about this soap? A. It… Read More »