Do you like monkeys? Doesn't everyone like monkeys? You will learn some things about monkeys in this dictation exercise.
Do you know how many types of monkey there are? Listen to the dictation and you will learn the answer.
- a small to medium-sized primate that typically has a long tail, most kinds of which live in trees in tropical countries.
- a sum of £500.
- a piledriving machine consisting of a heavy hammer or ram working vertically in a groove.
- behave in a silly or playful way.E.g. I saw them monkeying about by the shop
- ape; mimic.E.g. then marched the Three who monkeyed our Great and Dead
You're listening to Joanna
She has an American accent and expects you to use American spelling.
Listen to the complete text from start to finish.
Did you know there are over 260 types of monkey? Many people think that monkeys only eat bananas, but monkeys eat many things. Most monkeys live in trees, but some monkeys live in mountains. Monkeys can live for a long time with some monkeys living over 50 years.
Now listen to the slower version and type what you hear into the text box.
New to Ringo Lingo?
Register for free and download PDF of this dictation's words
While we're in Beta, you can use all Ringo Lingo features for FREE
How to use the Ringo Lingo Multi-Player
The Ringo Lingo Multi-Player has been sepecially designed to make it as easy as possible for you to listen to and complete dictation exercises. It's a bit more complex than a standard audio player, so we've covered its special features and tools below.