Vocabulary Activities

Advanced Vocabulary 6B - Listening Cloze

Activity by Steven Starry - Profesor en Alcorcón

Fill in all the gaps with the missing words, then press "Check" to check your answers. Use the "Hint" button to get a free letter if an answer is giving you trouble. Click this button again for another letter. Note that you will lose points if you ask for hints! Listen to the recording afterwards.

Rellena los espacios en blanco con las palabras que faltan. Haz click en "Check" para comprobar tus aciertos. Si te resulta difícil la respuesta utiliza el botón "Hint" y te revelará una letra de la casilla en la que te encuentres, puedes clickear varias veces en "Hint" y te dará cada vez una letra más de la palabra. Perderás puntos con las pistas. Escucha a la grabación despues.

Vocabulary 6 List, 6B MP3, 6B definitions MP3
   back      breaking      dialed      engaged      hanging      hold      let      managed      on      out      over      put      rearrange      up   
The receptionist me through to customer service.
He called and left a message to call him as soon as I got the chance.
I somehow to understand what he was saying despite his thick accent.
The line’s always busy or I’m kept on waiting for someone to pick up the phone.
I’m sorry, I can’t understand you because of the interference. The signal is up.
I’ve managed to my schedule to fit you in on Tuesday at 11.00. Will that time suit you for an appointment?
If she hadn't already been mad at me over our phone conversation, hanging up her had certainly done the trick.
Can you speak , please? I can’t hear you.
She was passed time and again for pay raises and promotions.
I’ve got a cheap cell phone and the battery runs and goes dead within a few hours.
Can you me know when you’ll be free so I can call you?
The receptionist put me on for over 5 minutes.
She tried to ring the company but the line was always .
When I got home, I her number right away but got her voicemail.