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. 12. B. 24. C. 36. D. 48.
2. A. A shop assistant. B. A telephone operator. C. A waitress. D. A clerk.
3. A. At a bike shop. B. In a new car showroom.
C. In a parking lot. D. At a car repair shop.
4. A. The man wants to go to Los Angeles.
B. The man wants to go to San Francisco.
C. There are no flights to Los Angeles for the rest of the day.
D. There are two direct flights to Los Angeles within the next two hours.
5. A. He enjoys writing home every week. B. He never fails to write a weekly letter home.
C. He doesn’t write home once a week now. D. He has been asked to write home every week.
6.A. The teacher postponed the meeting. B. There won’t be a test this afternoon.
C. The students will be attending the meeting. D. The students will take a test this afternoon.
7. A. Get some change from Jane. B. Use the woman’s phone.
C. Go to look for a pay phone. D. Pay for the phone call.
8.A. He finds the presentation hard to follow.
B. He considers the presentation very dull.
C. He thinks Professor White has chosen an interesting topic.
D. He speaks highly of the presentation.
9.A. She is too busy to go. B. She doesn’t want to wait long.
C. She’s willing to go swimming. D. She enjoys the wonderful weather.
10.A. People killed in traffic accidents are heavy drinkers.
B. She doesn’t agree with the man.
C. Drunk drivers are not guilty.
D. People should pay more attention to the danger of drunk driving.