Part A 10个小题，每小题2分，共20分
Part B 20个小题，每小题3分，共60分
Part C 10个小题，每小题2分，共20分
Part C新闻 （News）
In this section of the test, you will hear 10 short statements. When you hear each statement, read the four possible answers marked A, B, C and D, and decide which one is closest in meaning to the statement you have heard. Then, on the ANSWER SHEET, find the number of the question and mark your choice of answer. （20%）
During this morning's test, I couldn't do the last four questions, but I did the first five.
How well did the man do in the test?
A. He answered the last four questions.
B. He answered the last few questions first.
C. He answered only some of the questions.
D. He answered all the questions except the first.
Monica would rather that her husband didn't send away the cleaning lady, but he will anyway.
What does Monica wish?
A. Monica wishes to send away the cleaning lady.
B. Monica wishes to replace the cleaning lady.
C. Monica wishes to keep the cleaning lady.
D. Monica wishes to do the house cleaning.
In this section, you will hear 20 short conversations between two speakers. At the end of each conversation, a third voice will ask a question about what was said and the question is not written out for you. Read the four possible answers and decide which one would be the best answer to the question you have heard. Then, on the ANSWER SHEET, find the number of the question and mark your choice of answer. （60%）
M:I wonder whether it would be possible to change this double room to two single rooms.
W:Sorry, sir. All the single rooms are occupied. But if you like, I can check with Ever-Bright Hotel to see if they have any.
Q:What's the woman going to do for the man?
A. Try to help him find rooms in another hotel.
B. Check to see if there are any vacancies in her hotel.
C. Let him move to a room with two single beds.
D. Show him the way to Ever-Bright Hotel.
W:It's good to see you again. What are you doing these days? You're still working at the same place, aren't you?
M:Yes, I am. And I'm counting the days until retirement.
Q:What can we learn about the man?
A. He loves his present job.
B. He is going to open a store.
C. He is about to retire.
D. He works in a repair shop.
In this section of the test, you will hear several news broadcasts from foreign broadcast corporations. You will hear them only once. After each one, you will hear some questions. You will hear each question once only. When you hear the question, read the four possible answers and decide which one would be the best answer to the question you have heard. Then, on the ANSWER SHEET, find the number of the question and mark your choice of answer. （20%）
France has recently been involved in issues not to the taste of other countries in the world. France has carried out another underground nuclear test in the South Pacific. It is the fifth in the region since September. The test was conducted at the Moruroa atoll on Wednesday. Paris has come under strong criticism for its nuclear testing program, especially from Asia-Pacific countries. A State Department spokeswoman in Washington expressed disappointment at the latest French test. France has promised to sign a global test ban treaty after it completes its current series of nuclear tests in the Pacific.
Q:1）According to the news, why was France strongly criticized?
2）What did France promise to do?
1） According to the news, why was France strongly criticized?
A. conducting five nuclear tests on Wednesday
B. carrying out a series of nuclear tests in the Pacific
C. getting disappointing results in the nuclear program
D. refusing to sign a global treaty banning nuclear tests
2） What did France promise to do?
A. sign a global test ban treaty
B. resume nuclear testing
C. continue negotiations with the UN
D. not to have any nuclear test
About 100 people are now known to have died in what has been described as“the worst storm” ever to hit the eastern US this century. The hurricane-force winds first struck the Gulf of Mexico and have now spread across the Canadian border, continuing to bring reckless snowfalls, severe flooding, and causing millions of dollars in damage. All major airports have now reopened and airlines are beginning to cope with a backlog of thousands of stranded passengers. The storm also paralyzed areas of Cuba, where several people were killed, and property and crops destroyed.
Q:1）Where did the storms first strike?
2）The storms have resulted in the following EXCEPT _______?
1） Where did the storms first strike?
A. The eastern US
B. The Gulf of Mexico
C. The Canadian border
D. Some areas in Cuba
2） The storms have resulted in the following EXCEPT _______?
A. death and damage
B. disruption of air service
C. destruction of crops
D. relocation of people