Part 1

Directions: For each question in this part, you will hear four statements about a picture in your test book. When you hear the statements, you must select the one statement that best describes what you see in the picture. Then find the number of the question on your answer sheet and mark your answer. The statements will not be printed in your test book and will be spoken only one time.







Part 2

Directions: You will hear a question or statement and three responses spoken in English. They will not be printed in your test book and will be spoken only one time. Select the best response to the question or statement and mark the letter (A), (B), or (C) on your answer sheet.

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Part 3

Directions: You will hear some conversations between two or more people. You will be asked to answer three questions about what the speakers say in each conversation. Select the best response to each question and mark the letter (A), (B), (C), or (D) on your answer sheet. The conversations will not be printed in your test book and will be spoken only one time.

32.  What are the speakers discussing?

        (A) Staying at a hotel

        (B) Reserving a flight

        (C) A special exhibit

        (D) Entertaining a visitor

33.  What does the woman NOT suggest?

        (A) A museum

        (B) A theater

        (C) A restaurant

        (D) A scenic place

34.  What will the woman do next?

        (A) Reserve tickets for the event

        (B) Make a list of activities

        (C) Contact Mr. Hwang

        (D) Talk with the travel agency

35.  Why is the man calling the restaurant?

        (A) To ask if her client is there.

        (B) To reserve a table by the window

        (C) To ask about a missing item.

        (D) To request a special menu

36.  What does the woman ask the man to do?

        (A) Provide a description

        (B) Confirm a credit card number

        (C) Supply a guest list

        (D) Choose a date for the event

37.  According to the woman, what will happen in one hour?

        (A) A manager will call back.

        (B) An announcement will be made.

        (C) A transaction will be approved.

        (D) A business will close

38.  What does the woman mean when she says, “we are two people shorter than usual.”

        (A) Some of the employees are not as tall as the others.

        (B) They have fewer employees working these days.

        (C) The hours of operation have been shortened.

        (D) They don’t have enough money on their budget.

39.  What did they get yesterday?

        (A) A promotion

        (B) A pay raise

        (C) A transfer

        (D) A contract

40.  What does the man suggest as a solution?

        (A) Contacting an employment agency

        (B) Putting an advertisement in the paper

        (C) Working overtime until the project is finished

        (D) Getting help from another department

41.  What are the speakers discussing?

        (A) Volunteering in the community

        (B) Changing the work shifts

        (C) Organizing a sports team

        (D) Buying baseball game tickets

42.  What does the man imply when he says, “I could definitely get more exercise”?

        (A) He wants to other players in the team.

        (B) He’d like to join the sport team.

        (C) He’d rather to play other sports.

        (D) He’d like to join a gym near the office.

43.  What does the woman suggest?

        (A) Gathering on the weekend

        (B) Finding a sponsor

        (C) Waiting for a special offer

        (D) Participating in a competition

44.  Who most likely is the woman?

        (A) A newspaper reporter

        (B) A city official

        (C) A technical support agent

        (D) A television producer

45.  What is the woman’s problem?

        (A) She is too busy these days.

        (B) Steve’s gone on a business trip.

        (C) The printer needs the story sooner.

        (D) She has not been able to schedule a meeting.

46.  What does the man decide to do?

        (A) Let go of the woman

        (B) Talk to the mayor himself

        (C) Print a different story

        (D) Delay the printing job for Sunday

47.  What is the man’s problem?

        (A) He cannot make copies.

        (B) The phone connection is weak.

        (C) The power is out in the whole building.

        (D) He needs to save money for the future.

48.  According to the woman, what is special about the equipment?

        (A) It is powerful for its size.

        (B) It reduces energy use.

        (C) It updates software automatically.

        (D) It is environmentally friendly.

49.  How did the woman learn to operate the equipment?

        (A) She took classes.

        (B) She watched a video.

        (C) She read it from an instruction.

        (D) Someone told her.

50.  Why is the woman at the supermarket today?

        (A) To meet the owner

        (B) To conduct a survey

        (C) To set up a display

        (D) To buy some food

51.  What did the owner change about the supermarket last year?

        (A) The location

        (B) The hours

        (C) The names

        (D) The manager

52.  What do the men say they like about the supermarket?

        (A) The low prices

        (B) The store design

        (C) The wide selection of products

        (D) The friendly customer service

53.  Where do the speakers most likely work?

        (A) At a newspaper company

        (B) At a hotel

        (C) At an interior designer’s office

        (D) At a furniture store

54.  What does the woman suggest?

        (A) Inviting more people

        (B) Buying more lamps

        (C) Cleaning the facility

        (D) Borrowing money from a bank

55.  What does the man say their next step should be?

        (A) To request extra payment

        (B) To make an appointment

        (C) To visit the regional office

        (D) To write the proposal

56.  What does the woman want to order?

        (A) A telephone system

        (B) Desks and chairs

        (C) Training manuals

        (D) Business cards

57.  According to the man, what is the problem with Office-Max?

        (A) Its prices are expensive.

        (B) It’s not as fast as the others.

        (C) Its products are poor quality.

        (D) Its location is inconvenient.

58.  What does the woman mean when she says, “That’ll be fine”?

        (A) She’ll order from the suggested company.

        (B) She thinks three weeks’ training is too long.

        (C) She’ll use a different supplier.

        (D) She’ll call other places for an estimate.

59.  What is the woman’s occupation?

        (A) An assistant librarian

        (B) A facility manager

        (C) An architect

        (D) A film director

60.  What does the man say the woman has to do?

        (A) Stay open late tonight

        (B) Select a different location

        (C) Receive a written permission

        (D) Get a library card

61.  What does the man offer to do for the woman?

        (A) Get a permission before they close today

        (B) Ask someone to call her

        (C) Meet with her on Monday

        (D) Give her a phone number

62.  What does the woman say about Derek Simmons?

        (A) He applied for several positions.

        (B) He doesn’t like his current position.

        (C) He has more experience than required.

        (D) He wants to live abroad.

63.  According to the woman, what is happening in the Paris office?

        (A) They are hiring more staff.

        (B) They are expanding its facility.

        (C) They are relocating to a new location.

        (D) They’re opening up a shopping center.

64.  What will the man probably do next?

        (A) Review a resume

        (B) Call the manager in Paris

        (C) Speak to an applicant

        (D) Arrange an interview

65.  Who most likely is the woman?

        (A) A tour guide

        (B) A store cashier

        (C) A property manager

        (D) A newspaper editor

66.  What does the man ask about?

        (A) The cost of renting

        (B) The size of the house

        (C) The availability of extra beds

        (D) The proximity to the city market

67.  Look at the graphic. Which location will the man probably take?

        (A) 1

        (B) 2

        (C) 3

        (D) 4

68.  What does the man want the woman to do?

        (A) Apply for a job

        (B) Conduct a safety inspection

        (C) Deliver some equipment

        (D) Attend a training session

69.  What is the woman doing this week?

        (A) Interviewing some applicants

        (B) Supervising an installation

        (C) Training new employees

        (D) Taking some time off from work

70.  Look at the graphic. On which date will the woman take the required course?

        (A) August 10th

        (B) August 17th

        (C) August 25th

        (D) September 1st

Part 4

Directions: You will hear some talks given by a single speaker. You will be asked to answer three questions about what the speaker says in each talk. Select the best response to each question and mark the letter (A), (B), (C), or (D) on your answer sheet. The talks will not be printed in your test book and will be spoken only one time.

71.  Who is the caller?

        (A) A receptionist

        (B) A doctor

        (C) A pharmacist

        (D) A patient

72.  What is the purpose of the call?

        (A) To make a reservation

        (B) To change the prescription

        (C) To inquire about a patient

        (D) To remind of an appointment

73.  What is the listener asked to do?

        (A) Arrive a few minutes early

        (B) Report an address change

        (C) Bring some paperwork

        (D) Change the appointment to another time

74.  What is the speaker promoting?

        (A) Extended hours

        (B) Music classes

        (C) Newly published books

        (D) An innovative new instrument

75.  What will happen next month?

        (A) Lessons will begin.

        (B) A new location will open.

        (C) A performance will be held.

        (D) A guest player will be invited.

76.  What is located next to the advertised business?

        (A) A sports arena

        (B) A famous bookstore

        (C) A large sculpture

        (D) A public facility

77.  What is this announcement about?

        (A) An upcoming inspection

        (B) Relocation to a new place

        (C) An updated website

        (D) A maintenance job

78.  What do employees have to do?

        (A) Install the new software

        (B) Contact technical support staff

        (C) Check the homepages on their computer

        (D) Be punctual in the morning at the worksite

79.  Why should employees contact Becky?

        (A) To register for the online seminar

        (B) To talk to the management via Internet

        (C) To complain about the poor connection

        (D) To submit possible announcements

80.  According to the speaker, what can you see during the tour?

        (A) Other travelers

        (B) Rare trees and plants

        (C) Traditional architecture

        (D) Some sea animals

81.  What does the speaker imply when she says, “once-in-a-lifetime chance”?

        (A) It will be the biggest sale of the year.

        (B) They will have a great time during the tour.

        (C) There will be a chance to see the natives.

        (D) The guest speaker is usually hard to meet.

82. Who will the listeners meet later on?

        (A) An industry expert

        (B) A seafood chef

        (C) A sales person

        (D) A hotel manager

83.  How does the speaker want to improve the company headquarters?

        (A) Painting offices with diverse colors

        (B) Using land around the building wisely

        (C) Giving better trainings to employees

        (D) Displaying more artworks

84.  What has Ms. Dunmore agreed to do?

        (A) Visit the company’s other locations

        (B) Lend some artworks

        (C) Lead training classes

        (D) Decorate private houses

85.  What will Ms. Dunmore speak about?

        (A) The inspiration for her work

        (B) How she got started in her business

        (C) Where she met the speaker

        (D) Her favorite art pieces

86.  What is the message mainly about?

        (A) Arranging an international conference

        (B) Cancelling a hotel reservation.

        (C) Inviting people over to his house.

        (D) Making a travel arrangement.

87.  What does the speaker mean when he says, “needs some polishing”?

        (A) He needs some help to reserve a hotel room.

        (B) He wants to fix his car right away.

        (C) He cannot speak the language fluently.

        (D) He wants to visit the Spain soon.

88.  What information does the speaker request?

        (A) How to use certain equipment

        (B) The company’s travel policy

        (C) Possible locations for an event

        (D) The price of a new product

89.  What is the news mainly about?

        (A) A possible merger deal in the computer industry

        (B) Development of a new product

        (C) A company’s sales figures

        (D) A technical training session

90.  How can customers try the new product for free?

        (A) By visiting a nearby store

        (B) By mailing out the request from

        (C) By submitting an online form

        (D) By purchasing another product

91.  According to Mr. Martinez, what will most likely happen by the end of the year?

        (A) Company sales will increase.

        (B) Additional employees will be hired.

        (C) New facility will be added to the existing one.

        (D) Company cost will be reduced.

92.  What does the store sell?

        (A) Shipping materials

        (B) Electronic equipment

        (C) Cakes and baking items

        (D) Stationery products

93.  What does the business do for its customers?

        (A) It holds a special promotional event.

        (B) It orders out of stock items.

        (C) It opens on Sundays.

        (D) It gives out special prices.

94.  Look at the graphic. What time will the store open until on Saturdays from this week?

        (A) At 9:00 a.m.

        (B) At 10:00 a.m.

        (C) At 5:00 p.m.

        (D) At 6:00 p.m.

95.  Who most likely is the speaker?

        (A) A flight attendant

        (B) A ticket agent

        (C) A train conductor

        (D) A travel guide

96.  Look at the graphic. What should passengers going for Cypress do?

        (A) Take the Hartsville Express

        (B) Take the Morrison Local train

        (C) Change trains at Sunset Road

        (D) Go to track number 11

97.  Where are the passengers advised to put oversized bags?

        (A) Next to the doors

        (B) In the baggage cars

        (C) On the seats next to yours

        (D) In the aisles

98.  Where are the listeners?

        (A) At a PTA meeting

        (B) At a sales training workshop

        (C) At a teachers’ conference

        (D) In a studio for a radio program

99.  What is being described?

        (A) Graduation requirements

        (B) New computer equipment

        (C) A new software program

        (D) A family counseling

100. Look at the graphic. How much will participants to today’s event have to pay for “Make up a Story”?

        (A) 20 dollars

        (B) 30 dollars

        (C) 40 dollars

        (D) 60 dollars

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1. (D)     2. (A)     3. (D)     4. (C)     5. (B)

6. (B)     7. (C)     8. (A)     9. (C)     10. (B)

11. (A)     12. (C)     13. (C)     14. (A)     15. (C)

16. (A)     17. (C)     18. (B)     19. (A)     20. (C)

21. (A)     22. (A)     23. (B)     24. (A)     25. (C)

26. (A)     27. (B)     28. (C)     29. (B)     30. (A)

31. (A)     32. (D)     33. (C)     34. (B)     35. (C)

36. (A)     37. (D)     38. (B)     39. (D)     40. (D)

41. (C)     42. (B)     43. (A)     44. (A)     45. (D)

46. (C)     47. (A)     48. (B)     49. (D)     50. (B)

51. (A)     52. (C)     53. (B)     54. (B)     55. (D)

56. (D)     57. (B)     58. (A)     59. (D)     60. (C)

61. (B)     62. (C)     63. (D)     64. (C)     65. (C)

66. (B)     67. (D)     68. (D)     69. (B)     70. (B)

71. (A)     72. (D)     73. (C)     74. (B)     75. (A)

76. (D)     77. (C)     78. (C)     79. (D)     80. (D)

81. (B)     82. (A)     83. (D)     84. (B)     85. (A)

86. (A)     87. (C)     88. (C)     89. (B)     90. (C)

91. (A)     92. (D)     93. (B)     94. (D)     95. (C)

96. (B)     97. (A)     98. (C)     99. (C)     100. (C)