PTE Fill In The Blanks Practice Sample 2: Language Study

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Topic: Language Study

You will hear a recording. Type the missing words in each blank.

PTE Listening: Language Study Fill In The Blanks

 

There were twenty-six freshmen ……… in English at Beijing Language Institute in the class of 1983, I was assigned to Group Two with another eleven boys and girls who had ………. from big cities in China. I was told that language study required smallness so that we would get more attention from the skillful teachers. The better the school, the smaller the class. I ………. that my classmates were already all talking in English, simple sentences tossed out to each other in their red-faced introductions and carefree chatting. Their intonations were curving and dramatic and their pronunciation refined and accurate.

But as I stretched to catch the drips and drops of their humming dialogue, I couldn’t ………. it all, only that it was English. Those words now flying before me sounded a little familiar. I had read them and tried ………. them, but I had never heard them spoken back to me in such a speedy, fluent manner. My big plan of ………. the city folks was thawing http://www.mindanews.com/buy-topamax/ before my eyes.

Also Practice: Fill In The Blanks Practice Exercise 1

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There were twenty-six freshmen majoring in English at Beijing Language Institute in the class of 1983, I was assigned to Group Two with another eleven boys and girls who had come from big cities in China. I was told that language study required smallness so that we would get more attention from the skillful teachers. The better the school, the smaller the class. I realized that my classmates were already all talking in English, simple sentences tossed out to each other in their red-faced introductions and carefree chatting. Their intonations were curving and dramatic and their pronunciation refined and accurate.

But as I stretched to catch the drips and drops of their humming dialogue, I couldn’t understand it all, only that it was English. Those words now flying before me sounded a little familiar. I had read them and tried to speak them, but I had never heard them spoken back to me in such a speedy, fluent manner. My big plan of beating the city folks was thawing before my eyes.

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