Part One Listening comprehension 40% (35 minutes)
Directions: In this section, you will hear 8 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.
1. A. A guest and a receptionist.
B. A passenger and an air hostess.
C. A customer and a shop assistant.
D. A guest and a waitress.
2. A. The woman is wearing long hair now.
B. The woman followed the man's advice.
C. The man didn't want the woman to have her hair cut.
D. The man didn't care if the woman had her hair cut or not.
3. A. She felt it was tiring.
B. She felt it was very nice.
C. She thought it took less time.
D. She thought it was expensive.
C. Three times a week. D. Four times a week.
5. A. He doesn’t think it necessary to refuel the car.
B. He can manage to get the gasoline they need.
C. He hopes the woman will help him select a fuel.
D. He thinks it is difficult to get fuel for the car.
6. A. Get a passport. B. Get a driving license.
C. Check her identity. D. Pay her electricity bill.
7. A. Very good indeed.
B. She speaks very little English.
C. OK for everyday conversation.
D. Her English and her accent are excellent.
8. A. Both speakers have moved to a new area.
B. The woman wants to settle her problems in life.
C. The man does not know anyone except the woman.
D. The man is moving to a new area in six months.