PTE Academic Listening Fill in the blanks practice 4

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PTE Academic listening fill in the blanks practice

Audio 1

  1. Mayor Tracey Roberts said it would hold an event aimed at ……………….people to turn their ideas into reality.

“If you have ever wanted to do something in your………………, this is your chance to get started and be part of creating some amazing changes in your area,” she said.

“It could be anything from setting up a …………….group in the park, hosting an activity in your local area, setting up a community garden, or organising a street party to meet your…………. The sky is your limit.”

PTE Academic listening fill in the blanks practice

Audio 2

  1. The Australian dollar has slipped to a fresh three-month low on the release of mixed jobs numbers from the Australian Bureau of………………

The local unit slid as low as US72.09 cents after the ABS ………………..seasonally adjusted jobs growth of 10,800 in April, just shy of forecasts for a rise of 12,000.

The numbers also showed an unemployment rate of 5.7 per cent, ahead of …………………..for a rise to 5.8 per cent, but this was ………………….by news employment growth was entirely reliant on part-time jobs as full-time numbers slid.

The foreign exchange retreat ……………the local currency to its weakest mark since March 1 and it has now settled around the low after bouncing around in the immediate aftermath of the release.

Audio 3

  1. $278 MILLION will fund the redevelopment of the 50-year-old UTS building into a ………………15-storey glass tower which will form part of a “gateway” into the CBD.

Under a proposal released for comment by the Department of Planning and…………………., the lower section of “UTS Central” (Building 2 built in 1981) would be demolished and replaced with the glass ………………that would wrap around the iconic Brutalist brown tower (Building 1).

The 15-storey development would be ………………..to the Tower 1 building — described by world-renowned architect Frank Gehry as “Sydney’s ugliest building” — over four …………….and have a striking sheer exterior.

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