You will hear people talking in eight different situations. For questions 1-8, choose the best answer (A, B or C).
- You overhear a woman recommending a campsite
Why does she recommend it?
A It’s close to tourist attractions.
B It’s in an area of natural beauty.
C It has a wide range of facilities.
2 You overhear two friends talking about global warming.
How does the girl feel about it?
A pessimistic about the future
B surprised at the effects it’s having
C unconvinced that there’s a problem
3 You overhear a young couple talking about moving to the country.
Why does the man object to the idea?
A He wouldn’t be able to work there.
B He’d miss the facilities of the city.
C He wouldn’t be near to his friends.
4 You hear a part of a radio programme about food.
Why should listeners call the programme?
A to take part in a recipe competition
B to find out about a cookery course
C to ask questions about cooking
5 You hear the beginning of a programme about college canteens.
What point is being made about them?
A The choice of food has improved.
B Students like the food on offer there.
C Teachers complain about the quality of the food.
6 You hear a young woman talking about her career.
Why did she accept a job in a bookshop?
A She needed a steady income.
B She thought it would be enjoyable.
C She hoped to improve certain skills.
7 You hear part of a programme about a clothes designer.
What does the woman like about the clothes he designs?
A They are practical.
B They are colourful.
C They are original.
8 You overhear a discussion about the sport of snow-kiting.
What does the man say about it?
A It’s easier to learn than other winter sports.
B It’s more dangerous than other winter sports.
C It requires less equipment than other winter sports.