Listening Comprehension(20 minutes)
Directions: In this section, you will hear 10 short conversations. 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 center.
A) He ate all the food.
B) He cleaned the refrigerator.
C) He night.
D) He had a big lunch.
A) They are playing sports.
B) They are watching sports games.
C) They are driving.
D) They are fighting.
A) She didn’t feel well.
B) She went dancing earlier.
C) She came down to go dancing.
D) She got mad at the woman.
A) $ 5. B) $ 5.60.
C) $ 4.40. D) $ 6. 60.
A) In a shipping company office.
B) In Professor Benson’s office.
C) In a publisher’s office.
D) In a .
A) They will have to take a different bus.
B) The trip is too dangerous.
C) They will have to wait.
D) There is a problem with the bus.
A) A secretary.
B) A novelist.
C) A newspaperman.
D) A businessman.
A) In New York. B) In Boston.
C) In Michigan. D) In Washington.
A) Dan received them.
B) Gloria forgot about them.
C) Dan mailed them.
D) Gloria has sent for them.
10. A) He is dead.
B) He is sensitive to shame.
C) He has no sense of time.
D) He is shameless.
Directions: In this section, you will hear 3 short passages. At the end of each passage, you will hear some questions. Both
the passage and the questions will be spoken only once. After you hear a question, you must choose the best answer from the
four choices marked A), B), C) and D). Then mark the corresponding letter on the Answer Sheet with a single line through the
Questions 11 to 13 are based on the passage you have just heard.
11. A) On the side of England.
B) On the side of France.
C) On the side of the United States.
D) On the side of themselves.
A) At the beginning of the war.
B) At the end of the war.
C) In the middle of the war.
D) It isn’t mentioned in the passage.
A) The English won many early battles.
B) The French outlasted the English.
C) In the war, the French expanded southward into Virginia.
D) Both generals on the two sides were killed in the battle.
Questions 14 to 16 are based on the passage you have just heard.
A) About 4,000. B) Over 300.
C) Less than 2,000. D) Over 3,000.
A) English. B) Japanese.
C) Spanish. D) Greek.
A) Central Africa. B) South Asia.
C) North America. D) South America.
Questions 17 to 20 are based on the passage you have just heard.
A) Sports in the United States.
B) The most popular sports in the United Sports.
C) Three popular sports in the United States.
D) Sports and United States.
A) Judging by the number of the watchers.
B) Judging by the number of players.
C) Both A and B.
D) Neither of them.
A) From late autumn to winter.
B) From winter to spring.
C) From autumn through the winter to whole spring.
D) From late autumn through the winter to early spring.
A) Baseball. B) Basketball.
C) Volleyball. D) Football.