Category: Reading

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. […]

PTE READING Multiple-Choice Question Practice 1

PTE READING Multiple-Choice Question Practice 1

PTE READING Multiple-Choice Question Practice 1 PTE READING Multiple-Choice Question Practice 1 1 Read the text and answer the multiple-choice question by selecting the correct response. Only one response is correct.   Although a number of people had previously attempted to make metal type or had experimented with individual woodcut letters, it was not until […]

PTE MOCK TEST-17-READING FILLING BLANKS

PTE MOCK TEST-17-READING FILLING BLANKS

PTE MOCK TEST-17-READING FILLING BLANKS PTE MOCK TEST-17-READING FILLING BLANKS 1 When Johannes Gutenberg …………………….. building his press in 1436, he was unlikely to have realized that he was giving birth to an art form which would take center stage in the social and industrial …………… which followed. He was German, his press was wooden, […]

PTE MOCK TEST-16-READING FILLING BLANKS

PTE MOCK TEST-16-READING FILLING BLANKS

PTE MOCK TEST-16-READING FILLING BLANKS PTE MOCK TEST-16-READING FILLING BLANKS 1 Penguin colonies are very loud, raucous, busy and smelly affairs. The call of all penguins is as musical and gentle as a ………………… jackass and the whole colony is usually awash with penguin guano (posh word for bird poop). When I was in Antarctica […]

PTE MOCK TEST-15-READING FILLING BLANKS

PTE MOCK TEST-15-READING FILLING BLANKS

PTE MOCK TEST-15-READING FILLING BLANKS PTE MOCK TEST-15-READING FILLING BLANKS 1 If you’ve ever seen a penguin walking, you’ll have seen it moves along with rather a …………… motion swaying from side to side with each step like an upside down pendulum. This is a consequence of being a tall top-heavy animal with short legs. […]