General Listening Quiz
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How long does it take to graduate from college in your country? Explain.
“pass with flying colors” = pass a class or test with high marks
“Many students passed the test with flying colors.”
“drop out of school” = stop attending school; quit school
“My sister dropped out of school because she didn’t have money to pay for tuition.”
A. Listen to the recording and answer the questions.
How do people find a job before or after they graduate from college? Do colleges in your country help students find jobs, or are students responsible for getting a job on their own?
Use the Internet to find out how much college tuition costs at one or more of these schools for one year (two semesters of classes):
- University of Utah (where I teach)
- Harvard University
- Stanford University
- Princeton University
- Columbia University