FCE Listening Practice Test 10

Part 4

You will hear an interview with a professional athlete called Ann Brown. For questions 24-30, choose the best answer (A, В or C).

24. What does Ann say about her performance in the world championships?
A She was disappointed not to win.
B She wishes she’d been more prepared.
C She did better than she’d been expecting to.

25. How does Ann feel about the place where she trains?
A She finds it quite boring.
B She enjoys looking at the scenery.
C She pays little attention to where she is.

26. What does Ann think of the idea of taking a ‘day off’ from training?
A She thinks all athletes need one sometimes.
B She would like to have more of them.
C She doesn’t find them necessary.

27. What is Ann’s attitude towards the other competitors in races?
A She avoids close social contact with them.
B She’s made a few good friends amongst them.
C She finds it easy to talk to them when she has to.

28. In her free time, Ann enjoys
A kite flying.
B skiing.
C reading.

29. How does Ann feel about being recognised in public?
A She’s relaxed about it.
B She finds the attention exciting.
C She dislikes signing autographs.

30. When thinking about the future, Ann
A plans around five years in advance.
B admits to worrying about getting injured.
C remains focused on winning important races.

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