SECTION 1: LISTENING TEST (40 minutes)
Part A: Spot Dictation http://tr.hjenglish.com
Directions: In this part of the test, you will hear a passage and read the same passage with banks in it. Fill in each of the blanks with the word or words you have heard on the tape.Write your answer in thecorresponding space in your ANSWER BOOKLET. Remember you will hear the passage ONLY ONCE.
Welcome to this edition of“Human Nature” — a series of lectures delivered by the local Community College. Today, We'd like to discuss another aspect of (1). We are all human, and one part of human nature is to try to“sum one another up”. The first day in class, for example, we (2) the teacher and our classmates. The same is true with our first day (3) where we are most likely to sum up our boss or colleagues. We do this in order to (4) two things. Firstly, to discover what kind of people they are, and secondly, to find out if we might like to (5).
There are two main ways in which we sum up other people, that is, by (6). If the person we are watching sends messages through his (7) that we find annoying, our first impression of him will be as an annoying person.We will, therefore, try to avoid or simply (8) this kind of person. If, on the other hand, we are pleased by what he says as well as (9), behaves or acts, we will probably try to become friendly with him. Some people, however, seem (10) the kind of person they really are. They try their utmost to (11) their real personality and purposes so that we never know how they feel about us and what they (12). Since we can not be sure of (13),we are not sure how we feel about them either.
When we get to know people, there are certain things that we tell them (14). For example,our name,address, (15),our appearance,our leisure likes and music preferences, the way we sit, (16).But there will be things that we do not share.As people spend (17),they each encourage the other to (18)and show more of themselves. In this way, a relationship grows (19)provided, of course, that we like what wee see and (20)!
Part B: Listening Comprehension http://tr.hjenglish.com
Directions: In this part of the test, you will hear several short statements. These statements will be spoken ONLY ONCE, and you will not find them written on the paper; so you must listen carefully. When you hear a statement, read the answer choices and decide which one is closest in meaning to the statement you have heard. Then write the letter of the answer you have chosen in the corresponding space in your ANSWER BOOKLET.
1. (A) Betty brought a week's work home because of the cold weather outside.
(B) Betty was absent from work seven days while recovering from a cold.
(C) Betty did not have enough time to recover from a bad cold.
(D) Betty felt quite weak for seven days after she had caught a bad cold.
2. (A) Florence has made possible this reception.
(B) I don't mind if Florence comes to the reception.
(C) Florence didn't get enough notice to come to the reception.
(D) Florence was able to come to the reception.
3. (A) Lena has trouble with office work..
(B) Lena doesn't like her colleagues in the office.
(C) Lena intends to become a full-time student.
(D) Lena gets on very well in her MBA studies.
4. (A) The last thing that the advertiser will do is go grab money from your pocket.
(B) Like his father, the advertiser had from his childhood been interested in hockey.
(C) The advertiser will distribute a free, portable instrument for the treatment of your eye.
(D) The advertiser will try to make you first interested in products and then buy them.
5. (A) The company charged us 5,0000 dollars.
(B) The company charged us 10,000 dollars.
(C) The company charged us 15,000 dollars.
(D) The company charged us 30,000 dollars.
6. (A) Any one with a university degree will probably get thejob.
(B) The applicants, if short-listed, will be trained in a foreign country.
(C) No one but those with required certificates are qualified for thejob.
(D) We need only those applicants who have gained diplomatic experience.
7. (A) The new secretary was required to hand in the report.
(B) The assistant manager wanted to see the new secretary.
(C) The new secretary was reported to the assistant manager.
(D) The assistant manager told her to clear up his desk.
8. (A) The Chairman didn't attend the ceremony at the last minute.
(B) The Chairman refused to attend the opening ceremony at the last minute.
(C) The Chairman never changes his mind at the last minute.
(D) The Chairman made a last-minute decision to attend the ceremony.
9. (A) Jack could not repair the lamp and it was repaired by an electrician.
(B) The lamp was so badly damaged that Jack had to buy a new one.
(C) Jack didn't ask an electrician to repair the lamp, although it was badly damaged.
(D) Jack could repair the lamp himself, but he didn't bother and called in an electrician.
10. (A) I know why Mr. Nicholas hasn't arrived although he was due earlier.
(B) I can't understand why Mr. Nicholas is here.
(C) Mr. Nicholas is due for the board meeting right away.
(D) I have no idea why Mr. Nicholas is late for the meeting.
Ⅱ. Talks and Conversations http://tr.hjenglish.com
Directions: In this part of the test, you will hear several short talks and conversations.After each of these, you will hear a few questions. Listen carefully because you will hear the talk or conversation and questions ONLY ONCE.When you hear a question, read the four answer choices and choose the best answer to that question. Then write the letter of the answer you chosen in the corresponding space in your ANSWER BOOKLET.
Questions 11~14 http://tr.hjenglish.com
11. (A) Ten months. (B) Only four years.
(C) No more than 14 years. (D) Nearly forty years.
12. (A) Satisfied. (B) Negative.
(C) Passionate (D) Gautious.
13. (A) The man is always proud of his work.
(B) The man feels that he should have quitted earlier.
(C) The man is unable to get along with his managers.
(D) The man thinks that his managers are very original and competent.
14. (A) He is very efficient. (B) He is quite friendly.
(C) He is utterly incompetent. (D) He is rather dishonest.
Questions 15~18 http://tr.hjenglish.com
15. (A) It was always barren. (B) It was extensively devastated
(C) It was a colonized land (D) It was a very fertile area.
16. (A) They cultivated the land.
(B) They migrated to other places.
(C) They left the land without their animals.
(D) They fed on their livestock.
17. (A) The worked day and night on the land.
(B) They raised corps every other year in an area.
(C) They used traditional fertilizers.
(D) They applied modern technology.
18. (A) The growing population.
(B) The cease of the sandstorm.
(C) The slaughter of animals.
(D) The rising prices of agricultural products.
Questions 19~22 http://tr.hjenglish.com
19. (A) Metal. (B) Plastic.
(C) Paper. (D) Wood.
20. (A) It is lightweight. (B) It can be used for making pasta.
(C) It is a standard item (D) It has a built-in clean system.
21. (A) He hasjust bought a new house.
(B) He considers his kitchen gadgets out of fashion.
(C) He plans to set up a new food store.
(D) He needs to arrange for a week-long display.
22. (A) Employer and employee.
(B) Chef and restaurant owner.
(C) Client and sales representative
(D) Customer and supermarket assistant.
Questions 23~26 http://tr.hjenglish.com
23. (A) Tablets. (B) Vitamins.
(C) Proteins. (D) Carbohydrates.
24. (A) 35. (B) 30.
(C)25. (D) 20.
25. (A) People have always believed in a balanced and nutritious diet.
(B) Vitamins as food constituents were unknown in the eighteenth century.
(C) Today proteins and carbohydrates are no longer constituents of wholesome food.
(D) Artificial food constituents in the future will be tastier than present-day natural foods.
26. (A) A more balanced diet. (B) Foods with rich vitamins.
(C) Highly artificial foods. (D) Meals with many courses.
Questions 27~30 http://tr.hjenglish.com
27. (A) There was a traffic accident.
(B) A car was smashed by a falling object.
(C) Someone was hit near a high building.
(D) A driver was killed in his new car.
28. (A) The woman never reads newspapers.
(B) The man is always proud of his car.
(C) The woman had new car damaged.
(D) The man had his old car insured.
29. (A) He had his car hit by a falling chunk.
(B) He was fined for speeding in South Street.
(C) He had been unable to park his specially-made car.
(D) He could not claim from the insurance company.
30. (A) He was annoyed.
(B) He was pleased.
(C) He felt he could have a replacement.
(D) He did not care.
Part C: Listening and Translation http://tr.hjenglish.com
Ⅰ. Sentence Translation
Directions: In this part of the test, you will hear 5 English sentences. You will hear the sentences ONLY ONCE. After you have heard each sentence, translate it into Chinese and write your version in the corresponding space in your ANSWER BOOKLET.
Ⅱ. Passage Translation
Directions: In this part of the test, you will hear 2passages. You will hear the passages ONLY ONCE. After you have heard each passage, translate it into Chinese and write your version in the corresponding space in your ANSWER BOOKLET. You may take notes while you are listening.