This exercise practises skimming — that means reading very fast to find only the
main ideas of a text. You have a very short time to read the text and identify the ...
Exercise 1 · Exercise 2 · Exercise 3 · Exercise 4. Surveying the text ... Exercise 2,.
Using the title. Exercise 1. Skimming a text using first lines of paragraphs.
Skimming is useful when you want to survey a text to get a general idea of what it
is about. In skimming ... Try these exercises: Exercise 1, Exercise 2, Exercise 3 ...
Level 1 factsheets and worksheets. Factsheets. 1 Skimming text · 2 Scanning text
... Quiz. Quiz Skimming and scanning Level 1 quiz. Back to topic. Back to topic ...
Skimming is used to obtain the gist (the overall sense) of a piece of text. E.g. Use
skimming to get the gist of a page of a textbook to decide whether it is useful ...
Skimming and scanning. Skimming text to look for main ideas. Exercise in
skimming a television guide for the main information provided. Prev; Page 1 of 2;
Information is given about borrowing CDs. A) True. B) False. 4. Which category of
video isn't listed? A) educational. B) exercise. C) film. D) travel. 5. A telephone ...
Canada is a major supplier of paper and pulp. D. Canada produces a lot of hemp
. 3. The main idea of paragraph three is: A. Paper could be made from hemp ...
Skim the following text in 15 seconds. After that, there will be a general
comprehension question to see if you have understood the main idea.
Skim through the black reading text below and click See questions when you
think you know the theme. Click the correct answer, then click Check answers to ...