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Other Forms A. Song Test-takers hear: Now you will hear the song It Might Be You by Stephen Bishop. The song will be played twice. For the first listening, pay attention and listen carefully. For the second time, you need to complete the worksheet. Fill in the blanks with the appropriate word or phrases. It Might Be You – Stephen Bishop Time… I’ve been passing time watching trains go by All of my life… Lying on the sand, watching seabirds fly Wishing there would be Someone waiting home for me… Something’s telling me it might be you It’s telling me it might be you… All of my life… Looking back as lovers go walking past… All of my life Wondering how they met and what makes it last If I found the place Would I recognize the face? Something’s telling me it might be you Yeah, it’s telling me it might be you So many quiet walks to take So many dreams to wake And we’ve so much love to make I think we’re gonna need some time Maybe all we need is time…

it’s telling me it must be you And I’m feeling it’ll just be you All of my life… It’s you. watching seabirds fly Wishing there would be Someone waiting home for me… Something’s telling me it might be you It’(2) _______________ me it might be you… All of my life… . It’s you… I’ve been waiting for all of my life… Maybe it’s you… Maybe it’s you… I’ve been waiting for all of my life… Maybe it’s you… Maybe it’s you… I’ve been waiting for all of my life… Test-takers read: It Might Be You – Stephen Bishop Time… I’ (1) ___________________ time watching trains go by All of my life… Lying on the sand..And it’s telling me it might be you All of my life… I’ve been saving love songs and lullabies And there’s so much more No one’s ever heard before… Something’s telling me it might be you Yeah.

It’s you… I’ve been waiting for all of my life… Maybe it’s you… Maybe it’s you… I’ve been waiting for all of my life… Maybe it’s you… Maybe it’s you… I’ve been waiting for all of my life… .. it’s telling me it must be you And I’m feeling it’ll just be you All of my life… It’ (10) _______________ you.Looking back as lovers go walking past… All of my life Wondering how they (3) ___________ and what (4) ___________ it last If I (5) _________________ the place Would I (6) ________________ the face? Something’(7) ________________ me it might be you Yeah.. it’s telling me it might be you So many quiet walks to take So many dreams to wake And we’ve so much love to make I think we’re gonna need some time Maybe all we need (8) ___________ time… And it’s telling me it might be you All of my life… I’(9) _________________ love songs and lullabies And there’s so much more No one’s ever heard before… Something’s telling me it might be you Yeah.

B. and everywhere There was a pureness in the air. Watching every flake I felt more and more awake. The falling snow was beautiful and white. Our grubby little street had gone. I dressed. How beautiful our grubby little street had grown! Test-taker read: Remembering the Snow – Brian Patten I did not fall sleep last night. Poem Test-takers hear: Now you will hear the poem Remembering the Snow by Brian Patten. I thought I had learned all there was to know About the trillion million different kinds Of swirling frosty flakes of snow. That was not so. . pay attention and listen carefully. The world was brand-new. The falling snow was delicately beautiful and white. It seemed to fall for me alone. Upstairs my mother slept. sneaked carefully down the stairs And opened wide the door. sneaked down the stairs And opened wide the door. I did not know how vividly it lit The world with such a peaceful glow. The poem will be played twice. Remembering the Snow – Brian Patten I did not sleep last night. I felt such peace. For the first listening. I had not seen such snow before. I dressed. For the second time. you need to cross out the words that are inserted in the poem. I could not drag myself away from that sight To call her down and have her share The mute miracle of the snow.

it's the cleanest burning fossil fuel. I did not know how vividly it can lit The world with such a peaceful glow.I had not seen such snow before. I thought I had learned all that there was to know About the trillion million of different kinds Of swirling frosty flakes of snow. After you listen for the second time. It seemed to fall only for me alone. Many analysts. The world was all brand-new. And we’ve certainly seen the demand for gas surge in recent years. I could not drag myself to go away from that sight To call her down and have her share The mute miracle of the snow. Our grubby little street had gone. and everywhere There was a pureness in the air. Gas burns much more cleanly than oil or coal. encircle the correct best option for questions 1 to 5. energy companies and their investors believe that gas will soon become as vital to the world’s economy as petroleum is today. Gas Industry Next on tonight’s business investment news we’ll be looking at the gas industry. In fact. That was not so. Upstairs my mother slept. . I felt such peace. News Report Test-takers hear: You will listen to a news report about the gas industry. How beautiful our grubby little street had grown! C. One of the main reasons for this is the search for more environmentally-friendly fuels. You will listen to the report two times. Watching every flake fall I felt more and more awake. which makes it a very popular choice for new power stations all over the world.

Russia and the former Soviet Union hold the world’s largest natural gas reserves. Fortunately. the search for cheaper and more economic fuels b. the energy industry is expected to invest a massive $100 billion in LNG over the next ten years despite the high capital costs. The reason for this? Well. Firstly. Then it is supplied to customers using local pipelines. It was too expensive to transport it very long distances via pipelines. Put simply. isn’t as easy to transport as oil and coal . the search for more environmentally-friendly fuels c. the search for available renewable energy sources . for the global gas industry to develop. What is the main reason for the demand for gas surge? a. the potential profits are enormous for energy firms with the capital to develop LNG projects. For instance. Obviously. so a system of pipelines is needed to get it to the customer. it could only be sold to customers who lived near a natural gas supply. the cost of producing and shipping LNG today is still higher than transporting oil. if not impossible. gas can now be frozen into liquid form and transported to distant countries in refrigerated tankers. it’s gaseous at room temperature. It’s called liquefied natural gas. bigger tankers can now be used. Test-takers read: 1. When the LNG is delivered it is heated and converted back into gas form. Having said that. the problem is that gas. there are two main risks associated with LNG: financial and political. there is now a process which makes it easier to transport gas over longer distances. the search for the most popular choice of fuel d. Some analysts are therefore concerned that Russia will have a high level of control over the global LNG market within the next decade. although rapid innovations are reducing the costs. Yet.However. as we can see there are political and financial risks associated with the LNG business. by its very nature. Secondly. And many experts believe that gas will be the dominant fuel for at least another 50 years. This meant in the past. What’s more. So. until quite recently it was difficult.

Write T if the statement is True and F if it is false. LNG industry will demand $ 100 billion investment c.gas is frozen to liquid form and supplied to customers through local pipelines b. c. What are the two main risks associated with LNG? a. because I work for Fed ex.gas is loaded to different takers and is transported to different countries d. What is LNG? a. LNG industry will deliver massive energy for 10 years b. Write your answers on the blanks provided before the number.2. How is LNG distributed? a. . financial and political c. Advertisement Test-takers hear: You will listen to an advertisement for two times. a. Liquidated Natural Gas b.gas is frozen to liquid form and transported to different countries by tankers c. b. gas is transported to different countries then frozen to liquid form for storage 4. political and social d. After listening for the second time. environmental and financial b. Liquefied Natural Gas d. Fed-Ex Cast Away Commercial Man: Woman: Man: Hi Hi I was marooned on an island for five years with this package and I swore that I would deliver it to you. What is predicted to be the future of LNG? a. LNG industry will not succeed due to its risks D. Liquidated Normal Gas c. decide whether the statements are True or False. social and economical 5. LNG industry will be dominant for another half a century d. Liquefied Normal Gas 3.

what’s in the package? Uh nothing really. The information will be given twice. _______ 5. water purifier. GPS locator. Weather Forecast Test-takers hear: Now you will listen to a weather forecast. The man traveled and got lost in an island for 5 years. The package was delivered on time. Hey look.Woman: Man: Woman: That’s very admirable. Here's this weekend's weather forecast for some cities around the United States. but much colder in the evenings. shorts and sun hats out of the closets because you're going to need them until Sunday. Weather conditions will be pleasant during the day. Dress in layers: t-shirts under a sweater and a jacket in the evenings will be the best choice . Examples are provided in your worksheets. _______ 4. For the first time. Get your t-shirts. _______ 3. Fed Ex will deliver package no matter what it takes. E.Ex. fishing rod. fishing rod. and some seeds. _______ 2. fill in the chart with the correct information. The woman works for Fed. Temperatures will be unusually high for this time of year. Remember to drink plenty of water and don't stay in the sun for too long. Weather Forecast Good evening. Test-takers read: Write your answers on the blanks provided before the numbers. water purifier. The package contained satellite phone. _______ 1. A cool breeze from the Pacific Ocean will hit the San Francisco area. by the way. just listen carefully. New York City will be hot this weekend. Thank you again. For the second time. and some beans. Just silly stuff. GPS locator. There will be a pause to allow you to write your answers. You keep up the good work. Just a satellite phone. Thank you.

What:________________ _____________________ _____________________ _____________________ When________________ When________________ When: Weekend Why:_________________ Why:_________________ Why:_________________ . But don't worry. Test-takers read: Weather Forecast for Some Cities in ______________ Weather Forecast (1) Weather Forecast (2) Weather Forecast (3) Where: New York Where: _______________ Where: _______________ What:________________ _____________________ _____________________ _____________________ What: Weather conditions will be pleasant during the day.if you're going to be out. it won't rain before Tuesday. If you're in Chicago and planning to be outdoors this weekend. but much colder in the evenings. plan again. so make sure you take your umbrella and raincoat for the next few days. Heavy rainstorms will begin by early morning.

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Weather Forecast Chart. Retrieved February 9.E. Audio Materials.britishcouncil. shorts and sun hats out of the closets. the area. What: New York City will be hot this weekend. What: Weather conditions will be pleasant during the day. 2011 from http://www. Get your t-shirts. (2011).org/professional-podcasts-english-listening-downloadsarchive. References: British Broadcasting Council.filling (1 point each) Weather Forecast for Some Cities in United States Weather Forecast (1) Weather Forecast (2) Weather Forecast (3) Where: New York Where: San Francisco Where: Chicago What: Don’t plan to go outdoors and bring your umbrella and raincoats. When: Weekends (Sunday) When: Weekends When: Weekend Why: Temperatures will be Why: A cool breeze from unusually high for this time the Pacific Ocean will hit of year. Why: Heavy rainstorms will hit Chicago. but much colder in the evenings.htm .

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