FCE Listening Practice Test 16 Printable

Part 3

You will hear five different employees talking about what makes a good boss.
For questions 19-23, choose from the list (A-H) each speaker expresses. Use the letters only once. There are three extra letters which you do not need to use.


A allowing staff to take decisions.
В encouraging staff to work in teams.
C listening to complaints from staff.
D giving information on individual progress.
E having good qualifications.
F setting an example of working hard.
Speaker 1  19 __
Speaker 2  20 __
Speaker 3  21 __
Speaker 4  22 __
Speaker 5  23 __

Part 4

You will hear an interview with Trina Trevose, a pop singer who is only fifteen. For questions 24-30, choose the best answer (A, В or C).

24. When Trina went to the USA, she
A thought the records she made would be unsuccessful.
B knew her friends would be jealous of her.
C didn’t tell many people why she was going.

25. When Trina was in the USA, she wrote songs about
A her home.
B the weather.
C people she met.

26. Where was Trina performing when she was noticed by the record company?
A in London
B near her home
C in the USA

27. Why did Trina sing with David Pearson?
A He needed some help.
B She wrote a song for him.
C The record company asked her to.

28. Trina was asked to return to the USA to
A re-do some work.
B appear on TV again.
C record a new song.

29. Why isn’t Trina popular in Britain?
A Her kind of music isn’t popular in Britain.
B The company don’t want to sell her records in Britain.
C Her records haven’t been available in Britain.

30. How does Trina see her future?
A She will continue making records in the USA.
B She may make singing her career eventually.
C She wants to study music at college.