FCE Listening Practice Test 24

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Part 1

You will hear people talking in eight different situations. For questions 1-8, choose the best answer (A, В or C).

1 You overhear a man talking about an experience he had at an airport. What did he lose?
A his passport
B his wallet
C a piece of luggage

2 You hear an advertisement on the radio. What is special about the Fretlight guitar?
A It plays recorded music.
B It teaches you how to play.
C It plugs into a computer.

3 You hear part of a radio programme. What is the presenter talking about?
A food safety
B meal times
C healthy recipes

4 You hear two people discussing a type of pollution. What do the speakers agree about?
A the best way to solve the problem
B how they feel about this type of pollution
C how they reacted to the solution they saw

5 You hear a conversation between a shop assistant and a customer about a compact disc. What was the cause of the problem?
A The customer gave the wrong number.
B A mistake was made on the order form.
C The disc was incorrectly labelled.

6 You overhear a conversation at a football game. What does the speaker say about his team?
A They’re better than usual.
B They’re as good as he expected.
C They tend to be unlucky.

7 You overhear a schoolgirl talking to her friend. What does she think about her new teacher?
A He is clever.
B He is funny.
C He is interesting.

8 In a hotel you overhear a conversation. Who is the woman?
A a tour guide
B a tourist
C a hotel receptionist

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