You will hear a radio interview in which an artist called Sophie Axel is talking about her life and career. For questions 15-20, choose the answer (А, В, C or D) which fits best according to what you hear.
15 Sophie illustrates the importance of colour in her life by saying she
A has coloured daydreams.
В associates letters and colours.
C paints people in particular colours.
D links colours with days o f the week.
16 Sophie’s attitude to risk is that her children should be
A left to cope with it.
В warned about it.
C taught how to deal with it.
D protected from it.
17 Sophie’s mother and aunt use their artistic gifts professionally in the
A pictures they paint together.
В plays they perform on stage.
C objects they help to create.
D clothes they design and make.
18 Sophie feels the puppet show she mentions is a good example of
A the inspiration she gives to other people.
В the admiration she now enjoys.
C the expectations she has to live up to.
D the assistance she gives the playgroup.
19 Sophie was a failure at art school because she
A was not interested in design.
В favoured introspective painting.
C was very pessimistic.
D had a different approach to art.
20 When Sophie had no money to repair her bike, she offered to
A take a part-time job.
В publicise a national charity.
C produce an advertisement.
D design posters on commission
You will hear five short extracts in which people are talking about tourism.
For questions 26-30, choose from the list A-H each speaker’s aim for the future.
|A travel broadcaster|
B hotel owner
C guide book publisher
D tourist board representative
F railway executive
G manager of a tourist attraction
H local government official
Speaker 1 21 [ ]
Speaker 2 22 [ ]
Speaker 3 23 [ ]
Speaker 4 24 [ ]
Speaker 5 25 [ ]
|A to increase the amount spend by clients|
B to improve our circulation
C to revive country skills
D to raise standards overall
E to restore local transport networks
F to refurbish the rooms
G to attract a new type of client
H to expand tourist accommodation
Speaker 1 26[ ]
Speaker 2 27[ ]
Speaker 3 28[ ]
Speaker 4 29[ ]
Speaker 5 30[ ]
1. A 2. B 3. B 4. C 5. C 6. B
7. apples 8. (plastic) tunnel 9. wax 10. balloon
11. green 12. 12 years/twelve years 13. Sweetheart 14. (cherry) stone
15. D 16. A 17. C 18. C 19. D 20. C
21. H 22. C 23. D 24. E 25. G
26. E 27. D 28. G 29. C 30. A