Category: Reading

PTE MOCK TEST-27-READING FILLING BLANKS

PTE MOCK TEST-27-READING FILLING BLANKS

PTE MOCK TEST-27-READING FILLING BLANKS 1 At 16, Thuy passed the exam to become a certified …………… and started working in courts and hospitals. She also took on a job as a secretary in a doctor’s office. Her interpretation work caught the eye of the director of Catholic Charities’ School-Based Family Counseling Program and she […]

PTE MOCK TEST-26-READING FILLING BLANKS

PTE MOCK TEST-26-READING FILLING BLANKS

PTE MOCK TEST-26-READING FILLING BLANKS 1 The telephone, …………… in the 1870s, also needed batteries and the success of the telephone system led to more battery research. Large, rechargeable batteries were developed to supply the …………… of the telephone system after the 1880s. Most telephone systems, even today, supply power directly to the telephone from batteries […]

PTE MOCK TEST-25-READING FILLING BLANKS

PTE MOCK TEST-25-READING FILLING BLANKS

PTE MOCK TEST-25-READING FILLING BLANKS 1 In view of his moral …………….., can we really consider Carnegie a “portrait of human greatness?”  The case for an affirmative answer is this. We are heirs to thousands of years of technological progress, and we benefit every day from the ………………. and hard work of many thousands of […]

PTE MOCK TEST-24-READING FILLING BLANKS

PTE MOCK TEST-24-READING FILLING BLANKS

PTE MOCK TEST-24-READING FILLING BLANKS 1 Gutenberg left Strasburg, ……………. about 1444. He seems to have perfected at enormous expense his ……………….. shortly afterwards, as is shown by the oldest specimens of printing that have come down to us, the “Poem of the Last Judgment”, and the “Calendar for 1448”). The fact that Arnolt Gelthuss, […]

PTE MOCK TEST-23-READING FILLING BLANKS

PTE MOCK TEST-23-READING FILLING BLANKS

                                          PTE MOCK TEST-23-READING FILLING BLANKS 1 Meanwhile, heck was introduced to the ……………… of The Marvel Method of comic book creation. When he was first handed a story synopsis, Heck told editor Lee: “You’ve got […]

PTE MOCK TEST-22-READING FILLING BLANKS

PTE MOCK TEST-22-READING FILLING BLANKS

PTE MOCK TEST-22-READING FILLING BLANKS 1 Ferro proteins arose early in Earth’s history, prior to the …………… of oxygenic photosynthesis and the subsequent reduction of bioavailable iron. Today, iron availability limits primary productivity in about 30% of the world’s oceans. Diatoms, responsible for nearly half of oceanic primary production, have evolved molecular strategies for coping […]

PTE MOCK TEST-21-READING FILLING BLANKS

PTE MOCK TEST-21-READING FILLING BLANKS

PTE MOCK TEST-21-READING FILLING BLANKS PTE MOCK TEST-21-READING FILLING BLANKS 1 Whatever the future holds, the laser’s status as a world-changing ………… has already been secured by its role in long-distance communications. But that didn’t happen without some …………… on another frontier—fiber optics. At the time lasers emerged, the ability of flexible strands of glass […]

PTE MOCK TEST-20-READING FILLING BLANKS

PTE MOCK TEST-20-READING FILLING BLANKS

PTE MOCK TEST-20-READING FILLING BLANKS PTE MOCK TEST-20-READING FILLING BLANKS 1 The earliest dated specimens of printing by Gutenberg are papal …………… (notes given to Christians by the Pope, pardoning their sins) issued in Mainz in 1454. In 1455, Gutenberg demonstrated the power of the printing press by ………….. copies of a two-volume Bible for […]

PTE MOCK TEST-19-READING FILLING BLANKS

PTE MOCK TEST-19-READING FILLING BLANKS

PTE MOCK TEST-19-READING FILLING BLANKS PTE MOCK TEST-19-READING FILLING BLANKS 1 Gutenberg’s invention spread rapidly after his death in 1468. It met in general with a ready, and an ………….. reception in the centers of culture. The names of more than 1000 printers, mostly of German origin, have …………. down to us from the fifteenth […]

PTE MOCK TEST-18-READING FILLING BLANKS

PTE MOCK TEST-18-READING FILLING BLANKS

PTE MOCK TEST-18-READING FILLING BLANKS PTE MOCK TEST-18-READING FILLING BLANKS 1 “This used to be a polar environment,” Fraser says. “Now the sub-Antarctic ecosystem is …………. in and replacing the polar system. When I was a student, we were told about climate change but also that we would not live long enough to see it. […]