II. Talks and Conversations
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 the 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 have chosen in the corresponding space in your ANSWER BOOKLET.
11. (A) She paid 40.00 for the coat.
(B) Her husband presented it to her as a gift.
(C) She bought the cost on her fortieth birthday.
(D) He friend sent it to her as a birthday gift.
12. (A) To keep his old car and get a new one.
(B) To leave it in the garage to be repaired.
(C) To sell his car for a new one.
(D) To get his car repaired later.
13. (A) Husband and wife.
(B) Father and daughter.
(C) Doctor and patient.
(D) Teacher and student.
14. (A) The man went to the concert, but the woman didn‘t.
(B) The woman went to the concert, but the man didn‘t.
(C) The speakers did not go to the concert.
(D) Both speakers went to the concert.
15. (A) An English textbook.
(B) A chemistry book.
(C) A Chinese textbook.
(D) A history book.
16. (A) The woman goes to school during the day and works at night.
(B) The woman has to work to support herself.
(C) The woman‘s classes are not difficult.
(D) The woman studies at night.
17. (A) She feels that he won‘t accept anything.
(B) She‘s sure he already has a pocket calculator.
(C) She thinks he has almost everything he wants.
(D) She‘s afraid her wants more than she can afford.
18. (A) Tom survived the accident.
(B) Tom was killed in the accident.
(C) Someone saved Tom‘s life.
(D) It did little damage to Tom‘s car.
19. (A) The train is crowded.
(B) The train is late.
(C) The train is empty.
(D) The train is on time.
20. (A) No, all the rooms are taken.
(B) Yes, there are some spare rooms.
(C) Yes, there is a double room.
(D) Yes, there is a single room.
21. (A) Her husband had got a higher position.
(B) Her husband had lost his job.
(C) She wanted to have a cleaner house.
(D) She wanted to move to New York.
22. (A) His telephone went out of order.
(B) The buyers had to leave soon.
(C) He began to work at 8 a.m. (D) He had made an appointment with her for 8 a.m.
23. (A) They considered her lazy.
(B) They saw something they had never seen.
(C) They considered her foolish.
(D) They saw something familiar to them.
24. (A) The silk T-shirt in white color.
(B) The cotton T-shirt with a slogan or picture.
(C) The nylon T-shirt worn on playground.
(D) The wool T-shirt worn for work.
25. (A) T-shirts feel soft and wash well.
(B) T-shirts are smart ad comfortable.
(C) T-shirts go well with trousers.
(D) T-shirts are suitable for evening wear.
26. (A) New technology is being employed.
(B) Advertisements are being widely used.
(C) New designs are being adopted.
(D) More synthetic materials are being introduced.
27. (A) For protection against other animals.
(B) For protection against other dogs.
(C) Just for fun.
(D) For the purpose of guarding the house.
28. (A) Because they did not eat other animals.
(B) Because they were useful for protection.
(C) Because they were good hunters.
(D) Because they always obeyed their masters.
29. (A) For companionship.
(B) For amusement.
(C) For protection against robbery.
(D) For hunting.
30. (A) The city can be a lonely place.
(B) Life in the west can be very dangerous.
(C) People in the west are fond of animals.
(D) The dog is a useful and friendly animal.
Part C: Listening and Translation( 30 points )
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.