In this section of the test, you will have the chance to show how well you understand spoken English. There are four parts to this section, with special directions for each part.
Directions: For each question, you will see a picture in your test book and four short statements about it, on the tape. These statements will be spoken twice, but are not written out in your test book, so you must listen carefully. You must choose one statement- A, B, C, or D that best describes the picture. Then, on your answer sheet, mark your choice.
Look at the picture and listen to the four sentences.
A. The girl is wearing a T-shirt.
B. The girl has curly hair.
C. The girl looks unhappy.
D. The girl is holding something.
Choice (D) - “The girl is holding something” - best describes what is seen in the picture. Therefore, you should mark (D) on your answer sheet.
Let’s begin number 1
Question: 4 to 7
Directions: In this part of the test, you will hear several questions spoken in English, followed by three responses, also spoken in English. The question and responses will be spoken twice. They will not be printed in your test book, so you must listen carefully to understand what the speakers are saying. You have to choose the best response to each question.
Now listen to a sample question.
You will hear:
Man : Where can I pick up my ticket?
You will also hear :
A. Thursday morning, if that’s convenient.
B. At the Overseas Travel desk.
C. I think it’s at nine o’clock.
Choice (B) - "At the overseas Travel desk" - is the appropriate response to the question “Where do you live?” Therefore, you should mark (B) on your answer sheet.
Now let’s begin with question number 4
4. Mark your answer on your answer sheet.
5. Mark your answer on your answer sheet.
6. Mark your answer on your answer sheet.
7. Mark your answer on your answer sheet.
Questions: 8 to 11
Directions: In this part of the test, you will hear several short conversations. You will hear the conversation twice. The conversations will not be printed in your test book., so you must listen carefully to understand what the speakers are saying.
In your test book, you will read a question about each conversation. The question will be followed by four answers. You have to choose the best answer to each question and mark it on your answer sheet.
You will hear:
Man : Are you a student here?
Woman : Yes, Sir.
Man : Where is the English class?
Woman : Next to the Laboratory.
You will read:
Where does the dialogue happen?
A. At the hospital.
B. At the station.
C. At the market.
D. At school.
Choice (D) - “At school” - is the best answer to the question “Where does the dialogue probably take place?” Therefore, you should mark (D) on your answer sheet.
8. What does the woman say about her mother?
A. She can cook well.
B. She owns a restaurant.
C. She’s always in a hurry.
D. She never has breakfast.
9. What does the woman think about used bookstores?
A. They are available only in the afternoon.
B. They are hard to find anywhere.
C. The provide first edition.
D. They are less expensive.
10. Why didn’t the man get an answer?
A. The phone is out of order.
B. Nobody was in the office.
C. The line was very busy.
D. It’s a wrong number.
11. How many books are allowed to be borrowed at one time?
A. More than five books.
B. Two books only.
C. Thirty books.
D. Five books.
Question 12 to 15
Directions: In this part of the test, you will hear several short talks. Each will be spoken twice. They will not be printed in your test book, so you must listen carefully to understand and remember what it is being said.
In your test book, you will read two or more questions about each short talk. Each question will be followed by four answers. You have to choose the best answer to each question and mark it on your answer sheet.
12. Who will most likely be listening to this announcement?
A. The lectures.
B. The sociologists.
C. The students.
D. The announcers.
13. What should the students submit the paper?
B. By Friday.
C. This week.
D. In two weeks.
14. What is being advertised?
A. A multi-vitamin drinking bottle.
B. A new brand of bottled water.
C. The best-selling multi-vitamin-tablets.
D. Vitamin needed for human nutrition.
15. What is the main advantage offered in the advertisement?
A. Having the vitamins needed for one day.
B. Purchasing for much more money.
C. Getting more than a litter of water.
D. Packing some good bottles.