Listening Test "Short Talk - Monologue"

Soal short talk atau monolog dalam pelajaran listening bahasa inggris biasanya dianggap yang paling sulit ketika mengikuti test listening bahasa Inggris. Untuk itu dalam kesempatan kali ini blog listening bahasa inggris menyajikan kumpulan soal sort talk yang biasanya diujikan ditingkat SMK
Kumpulan soal listening short talk bahasa inggris
Short monologue or short talk is one of the other parts which is tested in listening section. This part of listening test is slightly bit difficult as it leads us to listen and understand the whole idea to be able to choose the right answer. However getting exercise more in "short talk-monologue" can help us to understanding on how a short talk or short monologue is tested. The following is the material of short talk-short monologue which is commonly tested in listening section test.

The topic of the short talk monologue can vary; direction, speech, recipe, instruction and advertisement. Click the icon play to hear the MP3 audio file, or if you want to download this file, the link is provide in the end of the test.

In your test book, you will read two or more questions about each short talk. Each question will be followed by four answers. You have to choose the best answer to each question and mark it on your answer sheet.

1. What is the direction about?
a. inserting the letter into the drive
b. installing additional software from CD or DVD
c. following the company’s direction
d. restating the computer monitor

2. What does possibly happen after inserting the disc into the optical driver?
a. The installation wizard opens
b. The computer starts
c. Burning the CD
d. The screen appears brighter

3. When do we start following the on-screen instruction?
a. When the disc is inserted into the drive
b. When we turn on the computer
c. When the installation wizard opens
d. When we turn on the computer

4. What instruction does speaker talk about?
a. Choosing good eggs
b. Stirring the eggs
c. Melting sugar
d. Making simple desert

5. What is the first step in making that pudding?
a. Melting 100 grams sugar
b. Mixing eggs
c. Stirring eggs using fork
d. Pouring into the dish

6. What is the dessert for?
a. Breakfast meal
b. Party food
c. Exercise food
d. Lunch meal

7. What does it advertise?
a. Air conditioner
b. Compressor
c. Generator set
d. Refrigerator

8. How many colours are available for the product?
a. Two colours
b. Three colours
c. Four colours
d. No colour choice

9. What will we get as a bonus if we buy the product?
a. Napkin
b. Plastic bag
c. Ice tray
d. Embroidered towel

LISTEN CAREFULLY (No 10, 11, 12)
10. What can Anita’ cake provide for early morning meeting?
a. Pie and cake
b. Donuts and pies
c. Coffee roles and donuts
d. Coffee and tea

11. Which statement is true according to the advertisement?
a. Anita’s cake can be delivered
b. It can be called for order after 3:00 pm
c. The cake is only for office occasions
d. The order is not available in the morning

12. What time does coffee role and donut suit for?
a. Lunch time
b. Dinner time
c. Morning meeting
d. Evening meeting

LISTEN CAREFULLY (No 13, 14, 15)
13. What change has been announced?
a. The flight number
b. The arrival time
c. The flight number
d. The gate number

14. What is the weather condition?
a. It is cloudy
b. It is windy
c. It is icy
d. It is dry

15. Where does the flight go?
a. Atlanta
b. Caracas
c. Miami
d. Texas

LISTEN CAREFULLY (No 16, 17, 18)
16. What is the speech’s purpose?
a. The marketing of fruit and vegetable
b. To strengthen the team work
c. Meeting of company’s direction
d. To welcome the staff

17. How many days will it last?
a. Two
b. Three
c. Four
d. Five

18. Why do they deserve extra bonuses?
a. because they have attended the convention
b. because they are solid team work
c. because they have worked hard
d. because they are important

This is the link where you can download free for MP3 in "short talk - short monologue". After download you can hear the listening test MP3 offline


rina andriana said...

where is the schript of the listening mp3 above?

rina andriana said...

where is the key answer?

Anonymous said...

Tips of doing listening test.
The exercises of English listening.
1. Do not be fooled match between what you hear the sound (audio) with which you read (booklet). Sometimes the right answer instead of saying different (but means the same).
2. Do not listen to before reading. Read the first and CRUSH anticipatory response. Next listen to confirm the answer. (Do not listen to the HEAD ZERO!)
3. Form (sound) that differ among the four answer choices, usually can be taken as a TEMPORARY ANSWER.
4. The words in the booklet are usually used to mislead, as if the words were tested, so you are stuck in the sound to match. Example, the word DOOR / Drawer, said WRITE / RIGHT, said Did not / Would not / should not
5. Beware the words 'NEGATIVE' as absent (not present) in the booklet, the word did not COME (not present) from an audio device, as well as with the sentence ACTIVE - PASSIVE.
6. In part B (Dialog TWO PEOPLE) are overlaid Narrator, focus on BOTH PEOPLE. The first person just giving feedback, the third person (narrator) just ask the purpose of conversation.
7. In section C (Conversation, TWO or MORE), create and anticipate questions with 5W 1H (WHAT, WHEN, WHY, WHO, WHERE, and HOW).
8. Exploration of key words from each alternative answer. For example, when writing AT A RESTAURANT, maybe you'll hear the word MENU, ORDER, FOOD, BEVERAGE, SPOON, WAITER, and so on.

Anonymous said...

ada gak cara paling ampuh mningkatkat kemampuat listening bahasa inggris??

Anonymous said...

listening is the most difficult test in English. and many students fail in that audio test. How can we be success in listening test?

Anonymous said...

Every test in English has listening section. TOEFL, TOEIC, IELTS, bahkan test UJIan nasional jg ada listening section. Tp ttp susah

Anonymous said...

Test monolog menjadi bagian ke empat dalm listening test bahasa Inggris UN, bagian lainya biasaya test picture, test question and response, test short conversation, test monolog mejadi bagian cukup sulit karena harus mendengan lebih lama

Anonymous said...

Monolog dalam test listening biasanya terdiri dari bebrapa topic, diantaran advertisement, announcement, speech, instruction, seteleh mendengan monolog dua ato tiga tiga topic tersebut, diminta menjawab beberpa pertanyaaan dari apa yang kita dengar dair monolog tersebut

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