Part I Section A Listening Comprehension (20 minutes)
Directions: In this section, you will hear 10 short conversations. At the end of each convers-ation, a question will be asked about what was said. Both the conversation and the question will be spoken only once. After each question there will be a pause. During the pause, you must read the four choices marked A), B), C) and D), and decide which is the best answer. Then mark the corresponding letter on the Answer Sheet with a single line through the centre.
You will hear:
You will read."
A) At the office.
B) In the waiting room.
C) At the airport.
D) In a restaurant.
From the conversation we know that the two were talking about some work they had to finish in the evening. This conversation is most likely to have taken place at the office. Therefore, A) "At the office" is the best answer. You should choose [A] on the Answer Sheet and mark it with a single line through the centre.
Sample Answer [A] [B] [C] [D]
1.A) The man lives far from the subway.
B) The man enjoys traveling by car.
C) The man used to own a car.
D) The man is good at driving.
2. A) She can’t meet Tony so early in the morning.
B) Tony can choose another science course.
C) She approves of Tony’s decision.
D) Tony should continue taking the course.
3. A) She has to study for the exam.
B) She’s eager to watch the new play.
C) She is particularly interested in plays.
D) She can lend her notes to the man.
4.A) They will attract fewer kids as on-line education expands.
B) They will continue to exist along with on-line education.
C) They will limit their teaching to certain subjects only.
D) They will be replaced by on-line education sooner or later.