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PTE Academic Exam Memories – 18/08/2017
PTE DESCRIBE IMAGE: SUNRISE-SUNSET PATTERN
The line graph shows the rising and setting times of the sun. It further shows the changes in time of sunrise and sunset for the year of a particular year.
- The students can add the season which has the greatest and the lowest number of daylight hours. Explain the pattern of sunrise times during the year. Is the pattern the same for sunset times during the year?
PTE DESCRIBE IMAGE: THE WORLD’S RUBBISH DUMP
The image describes a rubbish dump tip that stretches from Hawaii to Japan. I can see two linked areas which are either side of the islands of Hawaii, known as the Western and Eastern Pacific Garbage Patches carrying tons of flotsam circulating in the region. The vast expanse of debris is held in place by swirling underwater currents.
The students can refer Wikipedia article on “Great Pacific Garbage Patch” for more information on the topic.
PTE RETELL LECTURE: WELSH LANGUAGE
- Welsh is a Celtic language, spoken by people living in Welsh and other western countries.
- At the end of the century, the proportion of Welsh speakers had fallen to 20%.
- According to the 2001 Census, the number of Welsh speakers has decreased.
PTE SUMMARIZE WRITTEN TEXT: NAPPING
A Greek study found that those who took a napping or siesta had a 37% lower risk of heart-related death. It has also been found that midday naps reduce risk of death more to working men compared non-working men. The researchers said taking a siesta may reduce stress.
PTE WRITING ESSAY: INVENTION
PTE SUMMARIZE SPOKEN TEXT: CITIZEN CURRICULUM
Citizens should be well informed by their governments. However, some western democratic countries took it for granted. They use tricks in the book to cover up the things that already happened. Further, they hide information to keep their citizens less informed.
PTE SUMMARIZE SPOKEN TEXT: GOVERNMENT POWER
The lecture first stated the need to modify government powers. Then it followed by addressing the different opinions holding by the democratic party and the republican party. While the democratic party claims that government should hold the big power and entitlements, the Republicans believe the government should share its powers with the states and people.