Unformatted text preview: Actual Test PART 1 / PART 2 / PART 3 / PART 4 TEST 1 LISTENING TEST
In the Listening test, you will be asked to demonstrate how well you understand spoken
English. The entire Listening test will last approximately 45 minutes. There are four parts,
and directions are given for each part. You must mark your answers on the separate answer
sheet. Do not write your answers in your test book. 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. Example Sample Answer ®e©® Statement (B), "They're looking at the document," is the best description of the picture, so
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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
Sample Answer ®e©
You will hear: When is your dental appointment?
You will also hear: (A) On Trent Street.
(B) This afternoon after lunch.
(C) I was disappointed, too.
The best response to the question "When is your dental appointment?" is choice (B), "This
afternoon after lunch," so (B) is the correct answer. You should mark answer (B) on your
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Directions: You will hear some conversations betw een two people. You will be asked to
answer three questions about what the speakers say in each conversat ion. 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. 41. Where does the conversation most likely
(A) At a car dealership
(B) At a racetrack
(C) At a golf course
(D) In a sporting goods store 44. Where will the speakers be volunteering?
(A) An orphanage
(B) A nursing home
(C) A local school
(D) A homeless shelter 45. Why is the man unavailable this weekend?
42. What does the woman ask the man to
Uniforms 43. According to the woman , what can be
found at the front desk?
(A) Some snacks
(B) A course map
(C) A bottle opener
(D) Free drinks (A)
(D) He will work overtime.
He has not been feeling well lately.
He has to help a family member.
He will volunteer at another place. 46. What does the woman say she w ill do?
(D) Extend a deadline
Send an updated schedule
Provide a prescription
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Actual Test 01 45 47. What field does Mr. Turner work in?
Carpentry 48. Why did the woman choose Mr. Turner?
(A) He offers the lowest prices.
(B) He has an established reputation in the
(C) He communicated with her well.
(D) He is available this month. 49. Why will the project start next month?
(A) Mr. Turner is overburdened.
(B) A special part must be ordered first.
(C) The woman asked him to do so.
(D) There are many things to prepare for the
housewarming party. 53. Who most likely is the man?
(A) A shop owner
(B) A construction worker
(C) A local resident
(D) A market researcher 54. What does the woman mention about the
(D) It was recently renovated.
It has sufficient parking space.
It is attracting many tourists.
It is located outside of town. 55. Why does the woman usually visit the mall?
(D) To purchase groceries
meet with her clients
deliver products 56. What are the speakers mainly discussing?
50. What is the man concerned about?
(A) Getting wet in bad weather
(B) Arriving to work late
(C) Missing a taxi
(D) Getting stuck in a traffic jam (A) A training seminar
(B) The installation of a television
(C) The date of a presentation
(D) A software upgrade 57. What is the problem?
51. What does the man ask about?
(D) Directions to the woman's home
A payment method
The price of a transportation card
An application process _ (A) The
(D) The necessary to~s are unavailable.
office is closed.
wall is too weak.
phone number was wrong. 58. What most likely will the man do first
52. What does the woman say about the
(D) 46 It is inexpensive.
It is popular among commuters.
It is useful for taxi passengers.
It will be available starting next month. tomorrow?
(D) Order a replacement part
Consult an instruction manual
Contact the woman
Fill out a work order 59. What position is the man applying for?
Superintendent 60. What makes the man qualified for the 65. What is the man concerned about?
(A) Getting his camera fixed
(B) Receiving sick leave from work
(C) Preparing for a party
(D) Introducing a client 66. According to the man, why does Greg like position? his new job? (A)
(D) His academic background
His previous work experience
His public popularity
His eloquence 61. What extra benefit does the woman
(D) Health insurance
A lot of free time
Regular incentives ~ It offers better vacation time.
It pays a higher salary.
It matches his abilities.
It provides health benefits. 67. What most likely will the woman do next?
(A) Take a group photo
(B) Attend a Christmas party
(C) Contact Greg
(D) Send an e-mail attachment 68. What is the man concerned about?
62. What are the speakers mainly discussing?
(A) An interior renovation
(B) A product launch
(C) A luncheon reservation
(D) A budget proposal (A)
(D) Finishing a project on time
Paying for his new mobile phone
Repairing a piece of equipment
Learning a new skill 69. Where do the speakers work?
63. What does the man say about the dining
(D) It needs more lighting.
It is quite cold.
It is spacious.
It is too loud. 64. What does the man suggest the woman
(A) Repaint the walls a brighter color
(B) Compensate guests who have
(C) Draft a budget proposal
(D) Open a bank account (A) At a repair shop
(B) At an electronics store
(C) At a marketing firm
(D) At a design company 70. What does the woman offer to do?
(D) Provide assistance
Pay in cash
Fill in for the man
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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. Where most likely does the speaker work? (A) At a theater
(B) At a car dealership
(C) At a retail store
(D) At a library
72. What is the listener asked to doublecheck? (A) Accurate prices
(B) Sales figures
(C) Business hours
(D) Name tags 74. What is the announcement about? (A) An opening of a public building
(B) A commemorative statue
(C) A singing contest
(D) A survey result
75. Who is Jim Neilson? (A) A mayor
(B) An instructor
(C) A musician
(D) An architect
76. What are attendees asked to do? 73. When should the listener contact the
(D) 48 If an employee is late for work
If a technical problem occurs
If an item is out of stock
If a customer is dissatisfied (A)
(D) Reserve seats in advance
Complete a survey
Subscribe to a newsletter
Contribute to a fundraiser 77. Who most likely is the speaker?
(A) A scholar
(B) A producer
(C) A pilot
(D) A programmer 78. Who are the listeners?
(D) Potential investors
University students 79. What will the listeners do in a meeting 83. Who most likely are the listeners?
(D) 2!. en' !!l. ~ 84. What will the workshop focus on?
(D) Negotiating with clients
Utilizing social media
Developing marketing strategies
Handling staff members 85. What does the speaker say will be
provided? (A) Participate in a raffle
(B) Watch a video
(C) Enroll in a class
(D) Attend an interview (A) A ticket
(B) An official invitation
(C) An ID pass
(D) An information packet (A) To announce the results of a soccer
(B) To promote a store's grand opening
(C) To advertise a new product
(D) To inform the listeners of a special event C: Potential buyers
Workshop instructors room? 80. What is the purpose of the broadcast? )> a 86. Why is the speaker calling?
(D) To request assistance
cancel an order
answer an inquiry
apply for a position 87. What is being expanded?
81. What does the speaker suggest doing?
(A) Wearing comfortable clothing
(B) Exercising on a regular basis
(C) Bringing personal belongings
(D) Booking a ticket in advance (A) An office building
(B) A break room
(C) A parking lot
(D) A meeting room 88. What does the speaker offer to do?
82. What does the speaker say about the
(A) It is free of charge.
(B) It will last three months.
(C) It has a restricted number of
(D) It will be sponsored by Dave's Sport
(D) Reschedule a meeting
Write the listener's name on a list
Send an application
Wait for someone instead of the listener GO ON TO TH E NEXT PAGE Actual Test 01 49 89. What is the purpose of the message?
(A) To cancel a reservation
(B) To advertise a new service
(C) To recall a defective product
(D) To check the accuracy of an order 95. What type of company does the speaker
most likely work for?
(A) An entertainment agency
(B) A film organization
(C) An event planning company
(D) A catering business 90. Which department does Ms. White work in?
(D) 96. What is the purpose of the talk? Personnel
Shipping (A) To reschedule an opening date
(B) To negotiate a contract
(Cl To prepare a report
(D) To designate responsibilities 91 . According to the speaker, why should Ms.
97. Who has the speaker met with? White cal l him?
(A) To solve a problem
(B) To order some products
(C) To explain how to make a reservation
(D) To apply for an open position 92. Who is Kathy Hill? (A) An event planner
(B) A film director
(C) An award recipient
(D) A leading actor 98. What is the purpose of the meeting? (A) An artist
(B) A florist
(C) An art critic
(D) A radio host (A) To decide on a curriculum
(Bl To approve an annual budget
(C) To choose an architectural design
(D) To vote on a new policy 93. According to the speaker, what did Kathy
Hill do in China?
(A) She learned the Chinese language.
(B) She researched local traditions.
(C) She engaged in creative activities.
(D) She held an exhibition. 99. What does Sarah Hart do?
(A) She designs book covers.
(B) She teaches at a university.
(C) She runs a construction firm.
(D) She edits a fashion magazine. 100. What will listeners most likely do next?
94. What are listeners encouraged to do?
(A) Purchase a vase
(B) Secure a ticket
(C) Attend a class
(D) Arrive early (A) Attend a design class
(Bl Go to a library
(C) Watch a presentation
(D) Create a work of art This is the end of the Listening test. 50 Actuai Test 01 PART 5 / PART 6 / PART 7 READING TEST
In the Reading test, you will read a variety of texts and answer several different types of
reading comprehension questions. The entire Reading test will last 75 minutes. There are
three parts, and directions are given for each part. You are encouraged to answer as many
questions as possible within the time allowed.
You must mark your answers on the separate answer sheet.
your test book. 06 not write your answers in PARTS
Directions: A word or phrase is missing in each of the sentences below. Four answer
choices are given below each sentence. Select the best answer to complete the sentence.
Then mark the letter (A), (B), (C), or (D) on your answer sheet. 101 . Members of the committee must ------- the
quarterly budget by March 15.
(B) to finalize
(C) be finalized
102. The recall issued by Brant Manufacturing
applies to dishwashers ------- between
January and August of this year.
103. VIP guests were invited to sit ------- the
front row during the lecture.
(A) in (B) down
(D) of 18 104. The packaging for the protein shake was
------- designed in order to appeal t o young
105. Laguna National Park's------- campsites
make it a popular destination with outdoor
106. When filling out the order form , please
------- your address clearly to prevent
(D) direct 107. Ms. Morgan recruited the individuals that
the company ------- for the next three
months. (A) will employ
(B) to employ
(C) has been employed
108. The contractor had a fifteen percent------in his business after advertising in the local
(8) growth (C) formula
109. The free clinic was founded by a group of
doctors to give ------- for various medical
(8) treat (C) treated
110. Participants in the walking tour should
gather ------- 533 Bates Road on Saturday
(B) at (C) like
111. The artist sent ------- best pieces to the
gallery to be reviewed by the owner.
(8) himself (C) his
112. The figures that accompany the financial
statement should be ------- to the spending
category. (A) relevance
(C) more relevantly
(D) relevant 113. The building owner purchased the property
------- three months ago, but she has
already spent a great deal of money on
(A) yet (B) just
114. We would like to discuss this problem
honestly and ------- at the next staff
(A) rarely (B) tiredly
115. The store's manager plans to put the new
merchandise on display ------- to promote
the line of fall fashions.
(A) soon (B) very
116. During the peak season, it is ------- to hire
additional workers for the weekend shifts.
(A) necessitate (B) necessarily
117. ------- that the insulation has been
replaced, the building is much more
(8) For (C)As
118. Mr. Sims needs a more------- vehicle for
commuting from his suburban home to his
office downtown. (A) expressive
GO ON TO THE NEXT PAGE Actual Test 01 19 119. The company------- lowered its prices to
outsell its competitors and attract more
customers. (A) strategy
120. ------- Mr. Williams addressed the
audience, he showed a brief video about
the engine he had designed. (A) Then
(B) So that
121. For optimal safety on the road, avoid
------- the view of the rear window and
side-view mirrors. (A) obstructs
122. Having proper ventilation throughout the
building is ------- for protecting the health
and well-being of the workers. (A) cooperative
123. ------- sales of junk food have been steadily
declining indicates that consumers are
becoming more health-conscious. (A) In addition to
(B) The fact that
(C) As long as
(D) In keeping with
124. The sprinklers for the lawn's irrigation
system are------- controlled. (A)
(D) 20 mechanically
mechanical 125. The library staff posted signs to ------patrons of the upcoming closure for
renovations. (A) notify
126. Mr. Ross, ------- is repainting the interior of
the lobby, was recommended by a friend of
the building manager. (A) himself
127. The guidelines for the monthly publication
are ------- revised to adapt to the changing
readers. (A) courteously
128. ------- an ankle injury, the baseball player
participated in the last game of the season. (A) In spite of
(B) Even if
(D) Given that
129. The governmental department used to
provide financial aid, but now it offers
------- services only. (A)
legalizes 130. At the guest's-------, an extra set of towels
and complimentary soaps were brought to
the room. (A) quote
(D) dispute 131. The upscale boutique Jane's Closet is
known for selling the most stylish ------- for
young professionals. (A) accessorized
132. The company started to recognize the
increasing ------- of using resources
responsibly. (A) more important
133. ------- restructuring several departments
within the company, the majority of the
problems with miscommunication have
disappeared. (A) Since
134. The riskiest------- of the development of
new medications are the trials with human
subjects. (A) proceeds
135. ------- seeking a position at Tulare Designs
must submit a portfolio of previous work. (A) Anyone
(D) Fewer 136. Due to its lightweight design, the
Greco-360 vacuum cleaner glides ------across any surface. (A)
generously 137. Montreal Steel impressed its------- with
perfect scores on safety and environmental
inspectors 138. Mr. Woo has worked at several of the
branch offices overseas, ------- Ms.
Browning has been exclusively stationed at
the headquarters. (A) even
(B) regardless of
(C) aside from
139. Workshop participants were divided into
small groups and assigned a topic to
------- discussion. (A) describe
140. For the duration of the construction, the
west entrance will be -------, so customers
are asked to use the main doors. (A)
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Directions: Read the texts that follow. A word or phrase is missing in some of the sentence...
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