PTE Academic listening fill in the blanks practice 9

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PTE Academic listening fill in the blanks practice with answers

 

Audio 1

1.Four major charities services have called on the political parties to halve …………………………by 2025.

According to census data from 2011, there are 100,000 homeless people in Australia – over 850 of which are in the Blacktown area.

In a joint letter, four party leaders of the largest providers of homelessness services in the country demanded a ………………………from both the federal and opposition leaders.

“The terrible shortage of secure ………………..housing puts far too many Australians at risk of homelessness,” executive director of Anglicare Australia Kasy Chambers said.

“People also remain ……………..in homelessness because there’s neither the support nor the homes available.

“We can solve the problem, but we need a national plan.”

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2.Sand mining on Stradbroke Island will effectively ……………..by the end of 2019 after the Queensland Parliament pushed through ………………….repealing another Newman government policy.

It’s a return to Labor policy first brought in under former premier Anna Bligh’s …………….but substantially changed when the LNP and Campbell Newman swept to power, the allowed period for mining until 2035.

Quandamooka elder Bob Anderson praised the Labor government for ……………….the changes, delivering on an election commitment.

PTE Academic listening fill in the blanks practice exercise

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3.State-owned Ergon Energy has offered a power……………. agreement to Mount Emerald Wind Farm in far north Queensland.

If accepted, the agreement will secure 170 megawatts of …………………energy for Queensland and will mean the state’s wind energy …………………will increase by 15 times.

“To put this project into further……………………….., the electricity it could generate could power a city of the size of Mackay,” Premier Annastacia Palaszczuk told Parliament on Thursday.

 

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