Category: Listening

PTE MOCK TEST-68-LISTENING FILLING BLANKS

PTE MOCK TEST-68-LISTENING FILLING BLANKS

                                       PTE MOCK TEST-68-LISTENING FILLING BLANKS 1 For much of the 20th century radio was one of the most popular …………. of entertainment. People used to sit on the floor in front of it and listen to […]

PTE MOCK TEST-67-LISTENING FILLING BLANKS

PTE MOCK TEST-67-LISTENING FILLING BLANKS

PTE MOCK TEST-67-LISTENING FILLING BLANKS 1 While many inventors thought of radio as a ……………… for the telegraph or telephone, which transmit information from one point to another point, the fact was that anyone with a radio …………… could listen in on these “private” communications. Pretty soon, the lack of privacy in radio was turned into a benefit. […]

PTE MOCK TEST-66-LISTENING FILLING BLANKS

PTE MOCK TEST-66-LISTENING FILLING BLANKS 1 Conditions have ………….. improved in Vietnam today. Thuy and her parents have been back for visits several times. Her parents are considering buying a home and ………… there. But Thuy says her father still isn’t completely comfortable moving back to his homeland because of his ……….. experiences under government […]

PTE MOCK TEST-65-LISTENING FILLING BLANKS

PTE MOCK TEST-65-LISTENING FILLING BLANKS

                                          PTE MOCK TEST-65-LISTENING FILLING BLANKS 1 In 1797, owing to a ………….. shortage of silver coins, the Bank of England issues altered foreign coins from its reserves. Half a million pounds worth of Spanish […]

PTE MOCK TEST-64-LISTENING FILLING BLANKS

PTE MOCK TEST-64-LISTENING FILLING BLANKS

PTE MOCK TEST-64-LISTENING FILLING BLANKS 1 At that time, the ………………… of the gasoline automobile had not yet been demonstrated, and there were many electric cars on the market. Edison’s work on batteries advanced the state of the art, but electric cars never ……………….. much success, and in fact almost disappeared by 1930. But the […]

PTE MOCK TEST-63-LISTENING FILLING BLANKS

PTE MOCK TEST-63-LISTENING FILLING BLANKS

                                                                                                PTE MOCK TEST-63-LISTENING FILLING BLANKS 1 The […]

PTE MOCK TEST-62-LISTENING FILLING BLANKS

PTE MOCK TEST-62-LISTENING FILLING BLANKS 1 One ……………… of the initial Bessemer process, however, was that it did not remove phosphorus from the pig iron.  Phosphorus makes steel ……………… brittle.  Initially, therefore, the Bessemer process could only be used on pig iron made from phosphorus-free ores.  Such ores are relatively ……………. and expensive, as they […]

PTE MOCK TEST-61-LISTENING FILLING BLANKS

PTE MOCK TEST-61-LISTENING FILLING BLANKS

                                                PTE MOCK TEST-61-LISTENING FILLING BLANKS 1 The mass-production of cheap steel only became possible after the introduction of the Bessemer process, named after its brilliant …………., the British metallurgist Sir Henry Bessemer (1813-1898).  […]

PTE MOCK TEST-60-LISTENING FILLING BLANKS

PTE MOCK TEST-60-LISTENING FILLING BLANKS

PTE MOCK TEST-60-LISTENING FILLING BLANKS 1 Fatally injured by a piece shrapnel that is working its way toward his heart, Stark is ordered to spend his last days ……………….. new armaments for the Communists; instead, he constructs a suit of ……………… armor that also serves as the pacemaker to keep his heart beating. As Iron […]

PTE MOCK TEST-59-LISTENING FILLING BLANKS

PTE MOCK TEST-59-LISTENING FILLING BLANKS

PTE MOCK TEST-59-LISTENING FILLING BLANKS 1 2011 was a big year at Lodge, with the launch of two new ………… lines. Inviting a whole new audience to fall in love with Cast Iron, Lodge Elements combines premium Stainless Steel cookware with our …………….. Cast Iron Skillet in one set. The Lodge Seasoned Steel line features […]