PTE Academic writing summarize written text sample paragraphs 29

PTE Academic writing summarize written text sample paragraphs

PTE Academic writing summarize written text sample paragraphs. Read the passage below and summarize it using one sentence. Type your response in the comment section at the bottom of the screen. You have 10 minutes to finish this task. Your response will be judged on the quality of your writing and on how well your response presents the key points in the passage.

1.The World Bank Group’s mission is carved in stone at our Washington headquarters: “Our Dream is a World Free of Poverty.” This mission underpins all of our analytical, operational, and convening work in more than 145 client countries, and is bolstered by our goals of ending extreme poverty within a generation and promoting shared prosperity in a sustainable manner across the globe.

There has been marked progress on reducing poverty over the past decades. The world attained the first Millennium Development Goal target—to cut the 1990 poverty rate in half by 2015—five years ahead of schedule, in 2010.  Despite the progress made in reducing poverty, the number of people living in extreme poverty globally remains unacceptably high. And given global growth forecasts poverty reduction may not be fast enough to reach the target of ending extreme poverty by 2030.

2.English is spoken as a second or foreign language by an estimated 950 million people worldwide. This is in addition to the 427 million native speakers of English. But how did the English language reach the stage where it is used and understood, to a greater or lesser extent, by more than 1 in 7 of the world’s population?

The first stage of the global spread of the English language was the result of the empire building of Britain, otherwise known as imperialism. The second stage was the result of the cultural, political and economic preeminence of the USA, otherwise known as neo-imperialism.

3.Stress reduction could be the key to meditation’s beneficial effect on health. “We know stress is a contributor to all the major modern killers,” Raison points out. More studies have shown improvement for fibromyalgia and even psoriasis in patients who meditate. “It’s hard to think of an illness in which stress and mood don’t figure,” Raison says.

Science hasn’t yet connected the dots between what happens in the meditating brain and the immune system. But a University of Wisconsin study saw increased electrical activity in regions of the left frontal lobe, an area that tends to be more active in optimistic people, after eight weeks of training in meditation.

4.This industrial revolution was precipitated by the discovery of the steam engine, various spinning machines, the mechanical loom, and a whole series of other mechanical devices. These machines, which were very expensive and hence could be bought only by big capitalists, altered the whole mode of production and displaced the former workers, because the machines turned out cheaper and better commodities than the workers could produce with their inefficient spinning wheels and handlooms. The machines delivered industry wholly into the hands of the big capitalists and rendered entirely worthless the meagre property of the workers (tools, looms, etc.). The result was that the capitalists soon had everything in their hands and nothing remained to the workers. This marked the introduction of the factory system into the textile industry.

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  1. Hi Admin, Pl review my summarize written text, I am trying hard to get 65+. Please let me know my level.

    1. The World Bank Group is working on making world free from poverty which reduced poverty rate by half in 2015, however, the people living in extreme poverty may not be reduced drastically by 2030.

    2. English is widely spoken language in the world because of the Britain extending their empire in foreign countries and cultural, political, economic preeminence of the USA.

    3. Meditation showed improvement for stress reduction and other diseases which is supported by a study in University of Wisconsin where left frontal lobe gets more active resulting after meditation.

    4. The industrial revolution resulted with the discovery of the costly steam engine and various spinning machines were only affordable by capitalists turned out to be cheaper by displacing the former workers resulted into textile industry.

  2. Hello, dear

    Plz check the below summarised test for doing future correction.
    1.The world bank is trying to reduce the world poverty with help of 150 countries as result of there has been significant change in poverty during the 10 years.
    2.Majority of people is spoken English as a second language in the world because of the great Britain ruled all over the world and cultural,political,economic outstanding of the USA.
    3.Meditation plays important role in the reduction of the stress,but the science doesn’t get any link between brain and immune system ,however university of wisconsin got the positive result after meditation.
    4.Due to industrial revolution, machine has taken place the worker as result of it production of commodity is become cheaper and better into textile industry.

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