Part III Listening Comprehension
Directions: In this section, you will hear 8 short conversations and 2 long conversations. At the end of each conversation, one or more questions will be asked about what was said. Both the conversation and the questions will be spoken only once. After each question there will be a pause. During the pause, you must read the four choices marked A)， B)， C) and D)， and decide which is the best answer. Then mark the corresponding letter on Answer Sheet 2 with a single line through the centre。
W: Did you hear that Anna needs to stay in bed for 4 weeks?
M: Yeah. She injured her spine in a fall and a doctor told her to lie flat on her back for a month so it can mend。
Q: What can we learn from the conversation?
M: A famous Russian ballet is coming to town next weekend. But I can’t find a ticket anywhere。
W: Don’t be upset. My sister just happened to have one and she can’t go since she has got some sort of conflict in her schedule。
Q: What does the woman mean?
W: Hello, my bathroom drain is blocked and I’m giving a party tonight. Do you think you could come and fix it for me?
M: Sorry, ma’am. I’m pretty busy right now. But I can put you on my list。
Q: What does the man mean?
W: We’re taking up a collection to buy a gift for Jemma. She’ll have been with the company 25 years next week。
M: Well, count me in. But I’m a bit short on cash now. When do you need it?
Q: What is the man going to do?