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EXERCISE 1: TOPICS

In some dialogues in the Listening Section, you will be asked to identify the main topic from among several secondary subjects in the conversations. Choose the best answer.

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a. A b. A c. A d. A

health club class game dentist

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a. Food and grocery items b. Gasoline prices c. Weights and measures d. Money

6. a. The professors lecture b. The womans children c. The chairs they are sitting in d. The size of the lecture room 7. a. The womans computer b. The womans paper c. The mans hometown d. The mans job 8. a. The campus b. Registration week c. The parking situation d. The womans class 9. a. The b. The c. The d. The professor, Dr. Smith lab reports attendance policy teaching assistant

3 a. A vacation . b. The mail c. The newspaper d. The office 4 a. A new doctor . b. A party they attended c. Their friend Mary d. A graduate program 5 . a. An exchange program b. The mans trip to England c. The mans illness d. Their friend Nancy

1 a. The chemistry department 0. b. The womans house c. The mans employer d. Having lunch on campus

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EXERCISE 2: DETAILS
In some dialogues in the Listening section, you will be asked to remember details that are directly stated. Choose the best answer.

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a. b. c. d.

He He He He

is is is is

tired drunk thirsty busy

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Steves girlfriend Steves sister Steve Mary Anne

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a. She wants to pay by check b. She prefers to use a credit card c. She has cash d. She will need a loan a. He was too short b. She didnt know him very well c. The expensive gift made her uncomfortable d. The man never gave her gifts a. He thought she was a thief b. He wanted to secure it for her c. His job was to check everyones belongings d. He was looking for a standard size

7. a. The door is locked b. The woman doesnt have the right key c. The door is stuck d. The doorknob is broken 8. a. Check the calculators b. Use a calculator to do his test c. Purchase a calculator d. Borrow a calculator

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9. a. She thinks the man should ask b. She thinks the man should ask his family for help c. She thinks the man should contact his roommates family for money d. She thinks the man should leave

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a. b. c. d.

Study with her Help her on the test Take a break Lend her his notebook

1 a. By filling out forms 0. b. By filling his taxes c. By advising him about students loans d. By completing his application

EXERCISE 3: REVERSALS
In some dialogues in the Listening Section, you will be asked to identify the speakers final choice or decision after a change of opinion. Choose the best answer.

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a. She will get a ride with the man b. She will ride the airport shuttle c. She will drive her car d. She will rent a car a. She would like eggs and potatoes b. She wants eggs and pancakes c. She wants to eat potato pancakes d. Pancakes is what she would like to eat a. The man bought one box of cookies b. The man ordered four boxes of cookies c. He purchased five boxes

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a. One dollar a minute b. One dollar a page c. Two dollars and fifty cents a minute d. Two dollars and fifty cents a page a. b. c. d. See a documentary Change the channel Watch television Go to a movie

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a. He wants all twentydollar bills b. He wants all fifty-dollar bills c. He wants all large bills

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of cookies d. He did not order cookies this year 4 . a. b. c. d. a. b. c. d.

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d. He wants some twentyand some fifty-dollar bills a. b. c. d. The The The The Country Kitchen Country Home Old House Old Kitchen

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The number is 6-9-1 9. The area code is 1-9-6 9-1-6 is the area code 6-1-9 is the correct number She will pay five cents per 10 page . The price is ten cents a copy She owes fifteen cents per copy Twenty cents per page is the price

a. He will be home at six oclock b. He will not be home late c. He will be home a little after seven oclock d. He will be home earlier than usual

EXERCISE 4: PROBLEMS
In some dialogues is the Listening Section, you will be asked to identify the problem that the speakers are discussing. This may be more difficult because different aspects of the problem may be included in the conversation. Choose the best answer. 1 . a. He does not have a checking account b. He does not have any checks c. He does not have the money to pay his rent d. There is a line at the cashiers window a. She does not like to live alone b. Her roommate will be moving out 6. a. She has to wait for the telephone to be installed b. She does not have a telephone c. She has already seen the movie d. She cannot go to the movie because she has company a. He has gained weight b. The sweatshirt is too big c. He does not have the receipt

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c. She wants to get married d. She does not have any messages a. He needs his advisor to sign the registration form b. He does not have an academic advisor c. He does not know how to register for next semester d. He cant find his registration

d. The clerk cannot authorize exchanges 8. a. She needs child care that is closer to the university b. She needs someone to take care of her children while she is in class c. She needs the man to help her more with the children d. She needs to spend more time with the children a. He does not like his job b. He wants to work more hours c. He cannot change jobs d. He needs to spend more studying a. She needs to get more sleep b. She is starting to feel sick c. She did not finish her papers and projects. d. She is tired of schoolwork

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a. b. c. d.

She She She She

does not have a car needs a ride is late to class has to go shopping

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a. They dont have a good 10 book for their class . b. They dont like Professor Jones c. The professor changed the book this semester d. Books are very expensive

EXERCISE 5: IDIOMS
In some dialogues in the Listening Section, you will be asked to paraphrase idiomatic expressions. Choose the best answer.

1 a. She does not think that the . man is serious


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b. She thinks that the man is going to take her to Florida c. She thinks that the man has a good idea d. She thinks that the man does not have any money 2 a. She needs one more . semester b. She needs a hundred dollars c. The increase will be difficult 3 for her . d. The paper is not dependable a. He has left the lecture 4 b. He has used his last piece . of paper c. He has said good-bye to the woman d. He has finished giving the lecture

b. They do not believe the sign c. The course is very easy d. They did not register for the 7. course a. She does not want the man to come for her b. She thinks that the man is a bother 8. c. She does not want to go to class d. She accepts the mans offer a. The man likes ice cream b. The man will tell the woman later whether he wants ice cream 9. c. The man does not want to say whether he likes ice cream d. The man will get some ice cream for the woman

a. She is glad Joan is moving 5 a. He feels that the test was 10 b. She does not believe that . fair . Joan will move b. He agrees with the woman c. She saw Joan move about the test d. She believes Joan is moving c. He does not want the because she saw her woman to tease him about the test a. He is angry with the woman d. He is not worried about the b. He wants to talk with the test woman c. It was a bad day for the a. The man does not pay man attention d. He does not know what day b. The man is very honest it is c. The man has gone away d. The man needs to repeat

EXERCISE 6: EMOTIONS
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In some dialogues in the Listening Section, you will be asked to draw conclusions about the feelings or emotions expressed by the speakers. Words and phrases as well as the tone of voice of speakers in the conversation will provide information for your conclusions. Choose the best answer.

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a. He b. He c. He d. He

is worried is happy feels confident feels tired

6. a. He b. He c. He d. He

is surprised is confused does not agree does not want to know

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a. He thought it was a very unrealistic movie b. He was impressed with the movie c. He agreed with the woman about the movie d. He liked the movie because it was a fairy tale a. She does not know whether she did well b. She thinks that she improved her score c. She believes that she scored about 490 d. She is concerned about the reading comprehension section

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7. a. He does not care b. He does not like the lab assistant c. He does not like the grading system d. He does not agree with the woman 8. a. He feels protective of Terry b. The man is supportive c. He has his doubts about 9. Terry d. He feels hostile toward Terry

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a. He wants to go, but he wont b. He does not want to go, a. She believes that he is 10 but he will having a bad day . c. He wants to go, and he b. She does not like the man will c. She thinks that he never d. He does not want to go, pays attention and he wont d. She likes to help the man every day a. He thinks Janine would be difficult to live with a. He forgot who he was b. He thinks Janine and the b. He thinks that Rick and woman will like living

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Lucy will forget to come c. He likes Rick, but not Lucy d. He does not want to invite them

together c. He thinks it would be better to live with Janine than with Carol d. He thinks that Janine and Carol should live together

EXERCISE 7: SUGGESTIONS

In some dialogues in the Listening Section, you will be asked to recognize a suggestion. Words and phrases such as you should or why dont you or why not introduce a suggestion. Choose the best answer.

1 a. Buy dinner . b. Pay for part of the dinner c. Tip the waiter after dinner d. Prepare the dinner 2 a. Return later . b. Telephone the security guard c. Stay at the dorm d. Look for the key

6. a. Pick her up at 11:35 A.M b. Wait for her at the airport c. Wait for her to call him d. Call the airport for the schedule 7. a. Refer to the syllabus b. Go to Dr. Watsons office c. See Dr. Watson at 2:00 P.M. d. Ask someone else a. Stay home b. Go out after dinner c. Find a baby-sitter d. Take the children out to dinner a. Ask for an extension b. Use the interlibrary c. Look for references in the library d. Try the internet

3 a. Find another bathroom 8. . b. Use the bathroom in the main lobby c. Ask the custodian to unlock the bathroom d. Go to another building 9. to locate a bathroom 4 . a. Get in line behind him b. Take a number c. Come back later d. Go to the end of the 10
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line a. Go to another bank b. Open an account with the bank c. Cash his check d. Make out the check for twenty dollars

. a. Buy a larger wallet b. Keep the cards in his book bag c. Carry fewer cards d. Organize the cards

EXERCISE 8: ASSUMPTIONS
In some dialogues in the Listening Section, you must be able to recognize remarks that register surprise, and draw conclusions about the assumptions that the speaker may have made. Choose the best answer. 1 a. The test would not be . timed b. The test could be taken home to complete c. He would be able to use his book during the test. d. He would have to study very hard for the test 2 a. The woman should not . receive her deposit b. The old apartment was not safe c. The new apartment would require a deposit d. The woman would not move 3 . a. She would not have lunch b. She would not start
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6. a. The health center was in the student services building b. The health center was in the union c. The health center was on North campus d. The health center was not on campus 7. a. Bill did not do much traveling b. Bill did not take the class c. Bill did not read novels 8. d. Bill did not like to read a. He was serious about becoming a doctor b. He was not serious about changing majors

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dating Phil again c. She would have lunch with him d. She would have to go before lunch 4 . a. She was younger b. She was having a birthday party c. She was joking with him d. She would invite him to her house 5 . a. There would not be any handouts b. Anne would finish the handouts c. Anne would not make the presentation d. The presentation had already been made

c. He was serious about going into the family business 9. d. He was not serious about applying for the business program a. He would be late getting to the lab b. He would be in the lab working 1 c. He would not set up the 0. equipment d. He would not have time to set up the equipment a. She would not meet with their study group b. She would not give them an outline of the book c. She would not give them a break d. She would not let them use the book

EXERCISE 9: PREDICTIONS
In some dialogues in the Listening Section, you will be asked to make predictions about the future activities of the speakers. Your prediction should be based on evidence in the conversation from which you can draw a logical conclusion. Choose the best answer. 1 a. He will probably leave . b. He will probably order the size orange juice they have c. He will probably not have any orange juice d. He will probably have orange juice instead of hot 2 tea .
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6. a. b. c. d.

Get directions Make a call Make a reservation Talk to the woman

7. a. Walk to the mall b. Get on the bus c. Cross the street to wait for the bus d. Take a taxi to the mall

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a. Go to the kitchen to study b. Go to her chemistry class c. Go to the library to look for her book 3 d. Go to the table to eat . a. Call London about the charges b. Accept the charges for the 4 call . c. Refuse the call from London d. Charge the call to someone a. Ask the woman to make a copy for him b. Go across the street to 5 make a copy . c. Ask the woman for directions to the building d. Take his copies to the other building a. b. c. d. Join the club Pay five dollars for a video Rent ten videos Go to the video store

8. a. b. c. d.

Leave at once Call the highway patrol Go home with the man Drive carefully

9. a. Take the delivery to the university b. Refuse to make the delivery to the woman c. Make the delivery to the woman if she is close to the university d. Deliver to a main location three miles from the university where the woman can 10 pick up . a. Wait twenty minutes to be seated b. Wait five minutes to be seated c. Go right in to be seated d. Smoke while he waits to be seated

EXERCISE 10: IMPLICATIONS


In some dialogues in the Listening Section, you will be asked to draw general conclusions about the speakers or the situation. Words and phrases and the tone of voice of speakers in the conversation will provide information for your conclusions. Choose the best answer. 1 a. He will not use the book . b. He will use the book in the library for two hours
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c. He will check the book out before closing d. He will reserve the book a. The woman cannot get a 2 soda . b. He will go downstairs to get the woman a soda c. The woman should go downstairs to get a soda d. He does not know where to get a soda

d. In a bakery 7. a. Sally is serious about Bob b. Bob is serious about Sally c. Sally is not serious about Bob d. Bob is not serious about 8. Sally a. Weights measurements b. Political Systems 9. c. Employment d. Money and

a. She thought she had 3 applied to the right school . b. She attends an American a. She will go away university now b. She will be sorry c. She does not have to take 10 c. She will not quit her job the TOEFL . d. She will not buy him a d. She graduated from an present American high school a. She does not like plays a. The woman was in line for a b. She went to see the play long time with the man and woman 4 b. The man was in line longer c. She had not planned to . than the woman attend the play c. The man registered quickly d. She was not at the play d. The woman did not register a. He prefers staying at home because he doesnt like to travel 5 b. He prefers taking a plane . because the bus is too slow c. He prefers taking a bus because the plane makes him nervous d. He prefers traveling with the woman

EXERCISE 11: CONVERSATION FRIENDS IN CAMPUS

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In some conversation in the Listening Section on the Paper, you will be asked to recall information exchanged in conversations among friends in a variety of setting on campus. Choose the best answer. Conversation One 1 . a. The mans graduation. b. The couples engagement. c. The mans smoking. d. The mans stress. a. That the man rethink their plans. b. That the man see a family doctor. c. That the man see a psychiatrist. d. That the man concentrate on his studies. a. Get a patch to help him stop smoking. b. Stop smoking immediately on his own. c. Smoke less than usual for next week. d. Think about the womans suggestions. 4 . a. Patient. b. Surprised. c. Worried. d. Irritated. a. She has stopped smoking. b. She does not want to get married to the man. c. She has asked the man to quit smoking many times. Conversation Two 1 a. Bill got hungry. . b. John noticed the time. c. John had an exam. d. John decided to go home. a. He has a test that night. 2 b. He plans to go home for . the weekend. c. He has not studied during the semester. d. He is helping his friend. a. At six oclock. b. At six thirty. 3 c. Over the weekend. . d. On Monday a. Bill wants John to study with him in the dormitory. b. Bill wants John to go 4 home with him for the . weekend. c. Bill wants John to let him know if he orders a pizza. d. Bill wants John to find out what is being served in the cafeteria. a. Continue studying. b. Go to the cafeteria. 5 c. Cook dinner at home. . d. Eat pizza.

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d. She is not in love with the man.

EXERCISE 12: CONVERSATION SERVICE PERSONNEL/STUDENTS


In some conversation in the Listening section, you will be asked to recall information exchanged in conversation between service personnel and students in a variety of setting off campus. Choose the best answer.

Conversation One 1 a. The man wants to place a . classified ad in the newspaper. b. The woman wants to find an apartment close to school. c. The man wants to pay for a newspaper subscription. d. The woman wants to fill out an application for 2 employment. . a. Furniture. b. Books. c. Garden supplies. d. An apartment. 3 . a. Martin. b. Martyn. c. Wynn. d. Wartin. 4 a. He will pay by check. . b. He will have the amount billed to his home address.
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Conversation Two 1 a. To help the woman make a . purchase. b. To request the womans identification. c. To show the woman how to make out a check. d. To register the woman for a course at City College. 2 a. Money. . b. Money or credit cards. c. Credit cards or checks. d. Checks or money. a. 3 b. . c. d. Credit card. Money. Debit card. Check. used her student ID card a charge card. used her credit card. used her drivers license her student ID card. used her telephone

a. She and 4 b. She . c. She and d. She

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c. He will give the woman cash. d. He will come back to pay when he is billed. 5 a. To make it clearer to . understand. b. To make it longer to read. c. To make it cheaper to print. d. To make it easier to use.

number and her student ID card. a. b. 5 c. . d. A clerk. The womans husband. A police officer. A bank teller

EXERCISE 13: CONVERSATION PROFESSORS/STUDENTS

In some conversations in the Listening section on the Paper Based, you will be asked to recall information exchanged in conversations between professors and students in a variety of settings on campus. Choose the best answer.

Conversation One 1. a. The mans last appointment. b. Professor Irwins office hours. c. Student advisement during registration. d. The mans health problems. a. Tuesday at two oclock. b. Thursday at two oclock. c. This afternoon at three oclock. d. Now.

Conversation Two 1 . a. To take her final exam. b. To apologize to the Professor. c. To change the date of her exam. d. To schedule her flight. a. She is taking too many classes. b. She lives too far from her family. c. She made an error when she scheduled her trip. d. She did not do well on her final exam.

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a. He should have made an appointment. b. He should have called to cancel his appointment. c. He should have come for his appointment. d. He should have stayed at home until he was well. a. b. c. d. a. b. c. d. He He He He wasnt well. was out of town. didnt know what to do. forgot the time.

. a. Monday. b. Tuesday. c. Wednesday. d. Thursday. 4 . a. Allow the woman to repeat the exam. b. Reschedule the womans exam for another day. c. Let the woman skip the final exam. d. Give the woman a grade of incomplete a. In b. In c. In d. In March. May. November. December.

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Uninterested. Apologetic. Sick. Annoyed.

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EXERCISE 14: GENERAL TALKS PROFESSOR


In some talks in the Listening section on the paper, you will be asked to understand content similar to that of general interest topics that might be heard on radio program. Choose the best answer. Talk One 1 a. The American eagle as a . symbol on coins. b. The history of gold coins in the United States. c. The United States Mint. d. The Value to collectors of gold coins. a. $20.00. 2 b. $15.00. . c. $10.00.
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Talk Two 1 . a. Sentimental tunes. b. Plantation songs. c. Hymns for churches. d. Serious society music. a. Open Thy Lattice, Love. b. Oh, Susanna. c. Old Folks at Home. d. Beautiful Dreamer. a. He was too young to

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d. $5.00. 3 a. Fifteen to one. . b. Fifteen and a quarter to 3 one. . c. Fifteen and three quarters to one. d. Fifteen to three. a. The Great Depression 4 occurred. . b. The Size of Gold coins 4 was reduced. . c. All gold coins were turned in to the government. d. The collecting of gold was severely reduced. 5 a. Gold coins may be . 5 imported without . restrictions. b. Gold coins may be collected but not exported. c. There are few restrictions on the collection of gold coins. d. Only certain kinds of gold coins may be purchased and sold.

publish music at that time. b. His name was not yet very well known. c. He knew that some songs would not be approved by high society. d. He reserved his name for his most popular music. a. Easy to remember. b. Written for the piano. c. Appropriate for society events. d. Very serious a. He wrote many songs during his career. b. Only a few of his songs were popular. c. He was not successful in his lifetime. d. He wrote most of his music for children.

EXERCISE 15: CONTENT LECTURE PROFESSOR


In some talk in the Listening Section on the Paper, you will be asked to understand academic content similar to that of short lectures that might be heard in a college classroom. Choose the best answer for multiple choice questions. Talk One
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1 a. Heredity. . b. Environment. c. Birth order. d. Motivation. a. Birth order may influence 2 personality. . b. Heredity and environment play a role in the development of the personality. c. There is research on birth order at the University of Texas at Arlington. d. Firstborn children and only children have similar personalities. a. A man with younger 3 sisters. . b. A man with older sisters. c. A woman with younger sisters. d. A woman with older sisters. 4 . a. Likable. b. Ambitious. c. Sociable. d. Talkative. 5 a. Charming. . b. Shy. c. Motivated. d. Happy.

1 a. The Knickerbocker . School. b. The character of Natty Bumppo. c. The Leatherstocking Tales. d. Writers for the New York 2 Evening Post. . a. Stories by Washington Irving. b. Five novels about frontier life. c. Serial in the New York Evening Post. 3 d. Poems by the . Knickerbocker group. a. A frontier b. An inept frontier. 4 c. The son . chief. d. The last tribe. hero. settler on the of an Indian

member of his

a. Rip Van Winkle. 5 b. Washington Irving. . c. Forrest Mohican. d. Diedrich Knickerbocker. a. Author, the Leatherstocking Tales. b. Author, The Legend of Sleepy Hollow. c. Editor, the New York Evening Post. d. Professor, the Knickerbocker School.

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