Part I prehension (20 minutes)
Directions: In this section, you will hear 10 short conversation s. At the end of each conversation, 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 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) Give the woman what she wants.
B) Help the woman in a moment.
C) Tell the woman what he is doing.
D) Stop his work immediately.(B)
2. A) He wants the woman to call him again.
B) He will call the woman in two weeks.
C) He wants her to fix the watch within one week.
D) He will fix the woman’s watch.(D)
3. A) To see the doctor.
B) To go to a party.
C) To make an appointment.
D) To look after her children.(A)
4. A) She is eager to know what the present is.
B) She is not anxious to know what it is.
C) She doesn’t know what she is asked to wait for.
D) She really doesn’t care about the present.(A)
5. A) The program was on too late.
B) His TV set was out of order.
C) He doesn’t think much of the President.
D) He had a late class.(D)
6. A) The teacher postponed the conference.
B) There won’t be a test this afternoon.
C) The students will be attending the conference.
D) The students took a science test this afternoon.(B)
7. A) She thinks his lectures are boring.
B) She t