C1 Listening: Mr Tickle

Introduction

How many words can you make in three minutes from the letters of ‘MR TICKLE’ without repeating any letters in the same word?
  • Answer
ticklertrickle
lickermetricmilkerticker
crimetrick
kitekiltlicelike
litemeltmicemile
milkmitericerite
ticktiletimetrim
icelie
it

Listening

1. Listen to the story below and count the number of times you hear the word ‘tickle’ or variations of it. What other forms of ‘tickle’ can you hear?
  • Answer
  • ‘Mr. Tickle’ is said 21 times
  • ‘tickle(s)’ 4 times
  • ‘tickled’ 10 times
  • ‘tickling’ twice
  • ‘ticklish’ once
  • Total mentions= 38!