Micro-listening #25

by | Last updated Apr 19, 2019 | Dictation | 0 comments

Micro-listening #25

by | Last updated Apr 19, 2019 | Dictation | 0 comments

Micro-listenings are quick dictations and drills to help you develop your listening skills.

Listen as many times as you need to, and try to fill in as many gaps as you can.


This clip is from an episode of the Table Manners podcast, which is a really enjoyable and relaxed podcast in which guests are interviewed while a meal is being prepared and eaten. The speaker in this clip is Cariad Lloyd, who hosts the excellent Griefcast podcast.


English (London)


Cariad is talking about her relationship with her brother.

Photo by Caroline Hernandez on Unsplash

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I've learn how sister, and I've of it now.
I've to learn how to a sister, and I I've got the of it now.

About the extract

...I think I've got the hang of it...

to get the hang of something = to feel like you are starting to understand how to do something. e.g. I know you aren't used to driving an automatic, but you'll get the hang of it quickly.

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