Micro-listening #35

Micro-listening #35

ShareTweetPinWhatsAppEmail 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. SourceThis clip is from an episode of the Adam Buxton Podcast, which...
to put sth behind sb

to put sth behind sb

Share24TweetPin1WhatsAppEmail25 Shares This sentence contains the English phrasal verb 'to put sth behind sb'. Do you know this phrasal verb? How much of the sentence can you understand?Listen as many times as you need to, then check your understanding and practise...
up to scratch

up to scratch

Share75TweetPin3WhatsAppEmail78 Shares This sentence contains the expression "up to scratch". Do you know this idiom? How much of the sentence can you understand?Listen as many times as you need to, then check your understanding and practise using the new language.If...
to let sb off

to let sb off

Share59TweetPin1WhatsAppEmail60 Shares This sentence contains the English phrasal verb 'to let sb off'. Do you know this phrasal verb? How much of the sentence can you understand?Listen as many times as you need to, then check your understanding and practise using the...

25: to cut to the chase

These three micro-dictations all contain the expression 'to cut to the chase'. Complete each exercise, and then try to guess the meaning/usage of the expression from the context. https://microenglish.net/wp-content/uploads/2019/06/18.1.mp3 DifficultMediumEasy , . ....

24: to put sb on the spot

These three micro-dictations all contain the expression 'to put sb on the spot'. Complete each exercise, and then try to guess the meaning/usage of the expression from the context. https://microenglish.net/wp-content/uploads/2019/06/20.1.mp3 DifficultMediumEasy , , ....

23: to cut it fine

These three micro-dictations all contain the expression 'to cut it fine'. Complete each exercise, and then try to guess the meaning/usage of the expression from the context. https://microenglish.net/wp-content/uploads/2019/06/22.1.mp3 DifficultMediumEasy . . I think...

22: to bend over backwards

These three micro-dictations all contain the expression 'to bend over backwards'. Complete each exercise, and then try to guess the meaning/usage of the expression from the context. https://microenglish.net/wp-content/uploads/2019/06/15.1.mp3 DifficultMediumEasy , ....

21: A ballpark guess

These three micro-dictations all contain the expression 'a ballpark guess'. Complete each exercise, and then try to guess the meaning/usage of the expression from the context. https://microenglish.net/wp-content/uploads/2019/06/24.1.mp3 DifficultMediumEasy $10 , ....