Ⅰ. Listening Comprehension
Section A Short Conversations
Directions:In Section A, you will hear ten short conversations between two speakers. At the end of each conversation, a question will be asked about what was said. The conversations and the questions will be spoken only once. After you hear a conversation and the question about it, read the four possible answers on your paper, and decide which one is the best answer to the question you have heard.
1.A. Classmates. B. Husband and wife.
C. Colleagues. D. Manager and assistant.
2.A .At a grocery store. B. At a florist's stand.
C. At a bank counter. D. At an electronic shop.
3.A .Painting a picture. B. Hosting a program.
C. Designing a studio. D. Taking a photo.
4.A . What her new responsibility is. B. The prospects of her job.
C.The feedbacks from customers. D.What the director thinks of her.
5.A .She must have paid a lot for the gun.
B. She is known for having a terrific figure.
C. Her gym exercise has had good results.
D. Her effort to keep fit is worth praising.
6.A . The man should visit the museum.
B. The hot weather is hard to stand.
C. The beach resort is a good choice.
D. She enjoys staying in Chongqing.
7.A. Combine her training with dieting.
B. Repeat the training day by day.
C.Avoid too much physical training.
D. Include weightlifting in the program.
8. A. Whether she can travel by air.
B. If she has any heart problem.
C. When she will return home.
D. How she will completely recover.
9.A. Switch off the fridge for a while.
B. Have someone repair the fridge.
C. Ask the man to fix the fridge.
D. Buy a fridge of better quality.
10.A. She is black and blue all over.
B. She has to go to see a doctor.
C. She was away from work for some days.
D. She got hurt in an accident.
Directions: In Section B, you will hear two short passages, and you will be asked three questions on each of the passages. The passages will be read twice, but the questions will be spoken only once. When you hear a question, read the four possible answers on your paper and decide which one would be the best answer to the question you have heard.
Questions 11 through 13 are based on the following passage.
11.A . A pupil in need of help. B. A person promising to donate money
C. A member from a charity. D. A teacher in the Semira Region.
12.A . 10% B. 35% C. 50% D.65%
13.A . To train teachers for the disabled
B. To help a pupil with special need.
C. To pay for a walking holiday.
D. To organize a charity club for the disabled.
Questions 14 through 16 are based on the following passage.
14.A . They mistake fire fighters for monsters.
B. They do not realize they're in danger.
C. They are frightened by smoke and noise
D. They cannot hear the fire fighters.
15.A. He travels all over America to help put out fires.
B.He often teaches children what to do during a fire.
C.He teaches Spanish in a San Francisco community.
D.He provides oxygen masks to children free of charge.
16.A. Fire fighters play an important role in America.
B. Kids should learn not to be afraid of monsters.
C. Carelessness can always result in tragedies.
D. Information speeches can save lives.
Section C Longer Conversations
Directions: In Section C, you will hear two longer conversations. The conversations will be read twice. After you hear each conversation, you are required to fill in the numbered blanks with the information you have heard. Write your answers on your answer sheet.
Blanks 17 through 20 are based on the following conversation.
Complete the form. Write ONE WORD for each answer.
Blanks 21 through 24 are based on the following conversation.