PART 1 LISTENING COMPREHENSION EXERCISE 1 Questions 1 5 You will hear a recorded message about hotels in the National Park. For questions 1 5, choose the best answer (A, B, C or D) to fill in the missing information in the numbered spaces.
HOTELS IN THE NATIONAL PARK
The Marston Hotel:
· ·Good for people who like (1) ___________. If you ask, the hotel will make you a (2) ____________.
The Bristol Hotel: · Price includes (3) ____________.
The Ferndale Hotel: · Good view of the (4) ____________.
Firtrees Hotel: · Has won prizes for its cooking. · Price of a double room (5) £__________ a night.
1. a. hiking 2. a. lunch 3. a. dinner 4. a. tennis courts 5. a. £158
b. walking b. dinner b. lunch b. park b. £85
c. running c. snack c. breakfast c. lake c. £220
d. sight seeing d. breakfast d. tours d. gardens d. £185
EXERCISE 2 Questions 6 10 You will hear part of a local radio programme in which someone is talking about a shopping centre. For questions 6 10, choose the best answer (A, B or C) for each question. 6. The shopping centre opened a. three weeks ago b. two months ago c. three years ago
7. The speaker suggests the best way of travelling to Waterside is by a. coach. b. car. c. train. 8. On Fridays the shops are open from a. 9 to 9. b. 10 to 8. 9. On the third level, you can a. get information. b. watch a film. 10. What does the speaker complain about? a. There was nowhere to put rubbish. b. The food in the café was disappointing. c. The service in the shops was slow. c. 10 to 9. c. find a bank.
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PART 2 – USE OF ENGLISH EXERCISE 1 Questions 11 21 Read the text below and decide which answer (A, B, C or D) best fits each space. STUDYING ABROAD More and more young people are (11)________the advantages of living in (12)________ country and are deciding to study abroad. They realise it’s the best way to learn (13) ________ the customs and the way of life of other people. Student exchanges give teenagers the (14) _________ to live somewhere (15)________ for a school year. (16) _________ they are living abroad, they will eat new food, experience new traditions and learn the way people (17) ________ own age live from day to day. Students stay with carefully chosen host families and attend a (18) ________ school. (19) _________ student on the exchange programme has (20) ________ who directly supports them the whole time they are abroad. To qualify as an exchange student, you (21) ________ be aged between 15 and 18 years and be good at a foreign language. 11. a. recognising 12. a. separate 13. a. for 14. a. opportunity 15. a. else 16. a. Whether 17. a. its 18. a. home 19. a. Many 20. a. anybody 21. a. must b. recommending b. another b. about b. occasion b. well b. Although b. her b. local b. Every b. everyone b. ought c. regarding c. different c. of c. reason c. too c. However c. their c. near c. All c. anyone c. have d. reviewing d. new d. by d. cause d. also d. While d. our d. close d. Both d. somebody d. need
EXERCISE 2 Questions 22 32 Read the text below and choose the correct answer for each space. Decide which answer (A, B, C or D) best fits each space. The Buddha (22) ________ was the Buddha? The Buddha was Siddhartha Gautama, the son of an Indian prince. (23) ________ did he live? He lived in the 500s B.C. (24) _________ does Buddha mean? Buddha means “The Enlightened One”. Tradition has it that Buddha was born in 563 B.C. He (25)_________. He lived a life of luxury. The prince (26) _________ work or ...