Vocabulary Activities

Proficiency Vocabulary 8B - 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
   bumper      commissary      hazards      inmates      internship      mattress      menial      out      prospect      rebrand      shares      shot      spectacles      stir   
Ever since I started to listen to audiobooks, I derive great happiness and satisfaction from tasks such as cooking, washing the dishes and doing the ironing.
Hopefully, you will get some on-the-job training in your which will help you advance in your career.
For many visitors to Amsterdam, the of drinking Heineken beer is more appealing than smoking at the coffee shops.
have to pay as much as $17 for 15 minutes of time on the phone.
A rape victim at Columbia University carried her around the campus to protest the administration’s refusal to expel her rapist.
Steven Urkel used to wear an enormous pair of .
In many prisons and jails in the US, basic items such as cereal and canned soup can cost five times the retail price, earning companies profits of $1.6 billion per year.
Most crimes, he pointed , are committed by a very few persistent offenders.
The doctor delivered a speech on the of smoking.
Stunning Bo Derek caused a when she ran along the beach in slow motion wearing only a gold swimsuit and plaits in her hair.
Apple reported earnings of around $50 billion in the first quarter of 2017.
If I had invested $2,500 in Apple in 1984, I would have over $700,000 before taxes now.
Companies named after ISIS, an Egyptian goddess who was worshipped as an ideal mother and wife, have been forced to .
The share price for a private prison company up by 43% in a single day after Trump was elected, in anticipation of lucrative contracts to run immigration detention centers.

Vocabulary extracted from The Incarcerated Workforce in The Economist from March 18, 2017. The Economist is a British newspaper which offers high quality mp3 recordings of all of their articles once you've subscribed.