PTE Repeated read aloud last month practice 34
Look at the text below. In 40 seconds, you must read this text aloud as naturally and as clearly as possible. You have 40 seconds to read aloud.
Normally patients with artificial hearts need to be hooked yo to machines in a hospital. Stan broke new ground by leaving the hospital with a backpack that powered his artificial heart. Inside the backpack was a 13-pound battery-powered machine called the Freedom Driver. The aptly named Freedom Driver gave him the freedom to leave the hospital.
With advances in gene manipulation, women in the future won’t need to seek out tall, handsome math professors to increase their chances of getting a smarter, stronger, healthier baby. When that day comes, society will have to deal with a slippery slope. Most parents who can afford it will choose to give their children every genetic advantage they can.
Star Trek is not unique. Many popular science fiction and fantasy films, TV shows and books have done this. Game of Thrones, Avatar and Lord of the Rings all feature new languages. These languages have unique pronunciation, grammar rules, and thousands of words.
In 2000, Bill Clinton was offered 40 goats and 20 cows from a Kenyan journalist in exchange for his daughter’s hand in marriage. Nine years later, Bill’s wife, Hillary Clinton, was visiting the country and finally responding. “My daughter is her own person, very independent, so I will convey this very kind offer.”
From bears and wild boar, to centipedes and snakes, to sharks and poisonous jellyfish, there are all sorts of animals in Japan that can do you harm, But by far the most deadly to humans is the Japanese giant hornet. It is the largest of its kind in the world, with adults reaching close to 5 centimeters in length.