You will hear five people talking about their first employment experiences.
For questions 19-23, choose from the list (A-H) what each person says about it. Use the letters only once. There are three extra letters which you do not need to use.
|A they lied about something|
B they were injured
C they were made redundant at work
D they were issued a warning
E they were doing a number of different things
F it affected their career choice
|Speaker 1 19 __|
Speaker 2 20 __
Speaker 3 21 __
Speaker 4 22 __
Speaker 5 23 __
You will listen to a person talking about their time at school. For questions 24-30, choose the best answer (A, В or C).
24. The author’s family
A went to the same school.
В did not enjoy their school years.
С had poor academic performance.
25. The other boys at the school
A also hated following the rules.
В seemed to be okay with it.
С enjoyed staying there.
26. The author’s illness during the first term
A did not get proper treatment from the nurse.
В turned out to be not as serious as he had thought.
С was so bad that he nearly died.
27. During his stay at the hospital the author
A was irritated by nurses’ attitude.
В was worried about other patients.
С was too shy to talk to the nurses.
28. Because of the illness the author
A had to skip one year of school.
В had to have classes in the library.
С had enough private time.
29. When leaving school, the headmaster expected the author to
A feel sorry about finishing school.
В realise how good the time at school had been.
С be happy about leaving school.
30. The author now
A understands headmaster’s point of view.
В has the same feelings about his time at school.
С feels uncertain about how he feels about his time at school.