Fill in the blanks – In this type of questions, you will hear a recording and after listening, type missing words in each gap. This item type will test your listening and writing skills.
PTE Academic Listening – Fill In The Blanks
1. Listen the following audio and type missing words in each blank.
Milk production (i.e., lactation) is a major component of reproduction in mammals. In contrast to all other animals, mammals-including __________ mammals, such as the duckbill platypus and the spiny anteater-nourish their __________ with a liquid that is secreted by specialized glands. Milk production and _________ are complex, multistage processes that are controlled by several hormones, the most important of which are __________ and oxytocin.
primitive, offspring, secretion, prolactin
2. Listen the following audio and type missing words in each blank.
There are few studies on research training programs within the _________ of Asian American health disparities. The existing literature on training programs tends to emphasize broad components such as ________ and an examination of the community and academic partnership. Moreover, the current available literature pertains mostly to clinical __________ such as nurses and doctors in residency rather than researchers. Few articles employed _____________ evaluation methods, because most of these evaluations were limited to a low number of participants.
realm, mentorship, practitioners, quantitative
3. Listen the following audio and type missing words in each blank.
Group-based micro-finance schemes attempt to harness the collective power of mutual support with members ________ their savings and making small loans to each other so that they can set up small businesses. Most aim to improve the __________ power of and employment opportunities for–women in their immediate community, and many aim to confront __________ discriminatory attitudes to women. Some aim to facilitate the attendance of girls at school and change ____________ to the paid employment of women outside their homes.
pooling, economic, engrained, attitudes