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 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.
1. A) 4. B) 3.C) 7. D) 8.
A) She baked the cake herself.
B) She bought it .
C) She wants the man to bake it for her.
D) The bakery baked the cake.
A) To buy some potatoes.
B) To pass him some potatoes.
C) To have some potatoes.
D) To help him cook some potatoes.
A) Jim looks nice in anything.
B) Jim doesn’t look nice in the new shirt.
C) Jim does not look nice in the old shirt.
D) He wants Jim to lend him that shirt.
A) The rain has stopped.
B) She wants to soak her clothes.
C) She is looking for her clothes.
D) It’s raining heavily.
A) She will give him something to write.
B) She doesn’t know his notebook.
C) She wants to borrow some paper for him.
D) He can borrow a notebook from her.
A) She wants to go in another day.
B) It will depend on the weather.
C) It’s a nice day to go to class.
D) Some of them can go swimming.
A) He is very surprised to have such a bad weather.
B) He doesn’t think the train will be late.
C) The train is late because of bad weather.
D) Nobody will be surprised that the train is late.
A) Painting the room white.
B) Buying white furniture.
C) Waiting the man to decide.
D) Asking Mr. White for advice.
A) Jenny does not want to go with him.
B) Jenny wants to go to the party tomorrow.
C) He asked Jenny to go to the meeting tomorrow.
D) He’s been unable to ask Jenny.
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 center.
Questions 11 to 13 are based on the passage you have just heard.
A) Have to buy a special electronic ticket.
B) Have to travel a long way to visit the university.
C) Need an expensive device designed especially for the museum.
D) Need a computer linked to a telephone.
A) Provide a place for computer artists to show their work.
B) Sell the art works more easily.
C) Save space of museums for other purposes.
D) Provide more fun for the artists.
A) It helps a computer artist to record his pictures electronically.
B) It helps a computer artist to send his pictures to others.
C) It helps a computer artist to print pictures on paper.
D) It helps a computer artist to connect his computer to the art museum.
Questions 14 to 16 are based on the passage you have just heard.
A) 4 years. B) 5 years.
C) 8 years. D) at least 9 years.
A) Biology. B) Chemistry.
C) Philosophy. D) Medicine.
A)Each student must pass a national examination.
B) Students who do best in the studies have a greater chance.
C) They can seek to enter a number of medical schools
D) Chances to gain the entrance are many.
Questions 17 to 20 are based on the passage you have just heard.
A) Guarding the coats of the United States.
B) Being part of the United States Navy.
C) Guiding people along the coast.
D) Protecting people from army attack.
A) Enforcing laws controlling navigation, shipping, immigration and fishing.
B) Enforcing laws affecting the privately-owned boats in the U.S. .
C) Searching for missing boats and rescuing people.
D) Training people to good swimmers along the beach.
A) 17,000. B) 1,700.
C) 70,000. D) 7,000.
A) Dangerous. B) Hard.
C) Exciting. D) Dull.