US History

Welcome to the Listening Practice Pack – SAMPLE. This section, called US History, focuses on the United States and the historical development of this unique nation over the last 500 years. Inside you will read up on how this nation evolved from a handful of European settlers to a bustling cornucopia of people and cultures that helped to shape and were shaped by the country. While your knowledge of American history may be limited, these short passages will both engage your curiosity and improve your TOEFL® Listening skills.