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The End Of The Email? IELTS Reading Answers

The Academic passage ‘The End Of The Email?’ is a reading passage that appeared in an IELTS Test. Read the passage below and answer questions 1 – 13. Beyond the questions, you will find the answers along with the location of the answers in the passage and the keywords that  help you find out the answers.

The End Of The Email?

The end of the email - 0001

The end of the email - 0002

The end of the email - 0003

The end of the email - 0004

The end of the email - 0005

Answers

Question number  Answer  Keywords  Location of keywords
1 E The immediacy of these synchronous messaging systems enable people to stay in touch and broadcast information to each other – their location, activities, plans and daily schedules without the need for constant emailing. Paragraph E;

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2 D Employees will be expected to use collaboration and social media tools instead of email to communicate with co-workers. Paragraph D;

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3 B Europe’s largest IT company, Atos Origin, intends to scrap internal emails altogether. Paragraph B;

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4 F Research has found that people work better in bursts of concentration interrupted by breaks even for pointless emails – then long sustained spells. Paragraph F;

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5 A A leading US internet research firm, ComScore, recently reported a 59% decline in the use of internet-based email services by 12 to 17 year-olds, an 18% decline among 25 to 35 year-olds, and an 8% fall among 35 to 44 year-olds. Paragraph A;

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6 G And even its annoyances contain advantages: email archives have proved to be hugely valuable, and because it is an asynchronous medium (the recipients choose when to open their messages) this means we can try and preserve some control over our time. Paragraph G;

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7 Location The immediacy of these synchronous messaging systems enable people to stay in touch and broadcast information to each other – their location, activities, plans and daily schedules without the need for constant emailing. Paragraph E;

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8 activities The immediacy of these synchronous messaging systems enable people to stay in touch and broadcast information to each other – their location, activities, plans and daily schedules without the need for constant emailing. Paragraph E;

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9 Plans  The immediacy of these synchronous messaging systems enable people to stay in touch and broadcast information to each other – their location, activities, plans and daily schedules without the need for constant emailing. Paragraph E;

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10 Daily schedules  The immediacy of these synchronous messaging systems enable people to stay in touch and broadcast information to each other – their location, activities, plans and daily schedules without the need for constant emailing. Paragraph E;

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11 immediacy The immediacy of these synchronous messaging systems enable people to stay in touch and broadcast information to each other Paragraph E, Line 1
12 information Status updates’ in which users post a simple message that can be read by all their contacts, enable people to see and share information that might not be worth an email but can be useful nonetheless. Paragraph E, Line 5
13 asynchronous medium because it is an asynchronous medium (the recipients choose when to open their messages) Paragraph G;

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