Vocabulary Activities

Post-Proficiency Vocabulary 7B - 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.

Sentences and Defintions List, Sentences MP3, Definitions MP3
   capricious      hinted      jollies      largesse      on      pick      pizzazz      plumbed      slipping      tall      thing      weighed   
There's a good film this evening.
Why hadn't he arranged to see her at the house? For one , it would have been warmer.
The philanthropic of Bill Gates has already benefited health, education and economic development in developing countries with over $28 billion in charitable initiatives.
She gets her by making other people miserable.
The space program cannot be overly dependent on the whims of billionaires.
Politicians and officials have not in yet to say how the government should act.
The modest fronts of the homes only at the wealth within.
Sending a spacecraft around the moon within 2 years is going to be a order.
Their performance in school began , and they were arrested for vandalism for spraying graffiti on neighborhood walls.
Flying a spacecraft around the moon on the anniversary of the first moon landing would certainly add to the of the high-profile venture.
James Cameron the Mariana Trench.
With a good camera, Cameron may be able to out the rovers as his spacecraft flashes by the moon's surface.

Vocabulary extracted from Lunar Spaceflight in The Economist from March 4, 2017. The Economist is a British newspaper which offers high quality mp3 recordings of all of their articles once you’ve subscribed.