新2代理网站TIME LIMIT: 140 MIN.?

Part Ⅰ?

新2代理网站WRITING [45 MIN.]?

SECTION A COMPOSITION[35 MIN.]

Nowadays young people tend to phone more often than write to each other. So, some say that phones will kill letter writing. What is your opinion??

Write on ANSWER SHEET ONE a composition of about 150 words on the following topic:??

新2代理网站WILL PHONES KILL LETTER WRITING?

You are to write in three parts.?

In the first part, state specifically what your view is.?

In the second part, support your view with one or two reasons.?

In the last part, bring what you have written to a natural conclusion or a summary.?

Marks will be awarded for content, organization, grammar and appropriateness. Failure to follow the instructions may result in a loss of marks.?

新2代理网站SECTION B NOTE-WRITING [10 MIN.]

Write on ANSWER SHEET ONE a note of about 50-60 words based on the following situation:?

Your friend, Jane, has failed in the final exam, and is feeling very unhappy about it. Write a note to comfort her and give her some encouragement.?

新2代理网站Marks will be awarded for content, organization, grammar and appropriateness.???

Part Ⅱ DICTATION [15 MIN.]

Listen to the following passage. Altogether the passage will be read to you four times: During the first reading, which will be read at normal speed, listen and try to understand the meaning. For the second and third readings, the passage will be read sentence by sentence, or phrase by phrase, with intervals of 15 seconds. The last reading will be read at normal speed again and during this time you should check your work. You will then be given 2 minutes to check through your work once more.

Please write the whole passage on ANSWER SHEET TWO.?

Part Ⅲ LISTENING COMPREHENSION [20 MIN.]

新2代理网站In Sections A, B and C you will hear everything ONCE ONLY. Listen carefully and then answer the questions that follow. Mark the correct answer to each question on your answer sheet.

新2代理网站SECTION A STATEMENT

新2代理网站In this section you will hear seven statements. At the end of each statement you will be given

新2代理网站10 seconds to answer the question.??

1.Where is Lily working now??

新2代理网站A. In the police department.?

B. In a drama society.?

新2代理网站C. In a university.?

D. In a primary school.?

2.Passengers must check in to board Flight 5125 by ____.?

A. 11:00 B. 11:20 C. 11:30 D.11:50?

新2代理网站3.Which of the following statements is true??

A. There is a strike across the country.?

新2代理网站B. Many trains have been cancelled.?

新2代理网站C. A few trains have been cancelled.?

新2代理网站D. There is a strike in the North Region.?

4.The death and missing numbers in the floods are respectively ____.?

A. 60/9. B. 16/9. C.9/60. D. 9/16.

新2代理网站5.What is John supposed to do on Sunday??

新2代理网站A. Call the office. B. Revise his paper.?

C. Solve the problem. D. Hand in the paper.?

6.What do we know about Mary Jackson??

A. She is the speaker's friend. B. She likes stories.?

C. She is an author. D. She gave a gift.?

7.What do we know about the speaker??

新2代理网站A. The speaker can get good tips.?

B. The speaker pays for the meals.?

C. The speaker can get good wages.?

D. The speaker lives comfortably.?

新2代理网站8.What will the speaker probably do next??

A. To buy some medicine.

新2代理网站B. To buy a new cupboard.?

C. To ignore the matter.

D. To investigate the matter.

SECTION B CONVERSATION

In this section, you will hear nine short conversations between two speakers. At the end of each conversation you will be given 10 seconds to answer the question.??

新2代理网站9.When will they discuss the agenda??

新2代理网站A. Before dinner. B. During dinner.?

新2代理网站C. After dinner. D. Tomorrow.?

新2代理网站10.What can be inferred about the woman??

A. She'll be travelling during the vacation.?

B. She'll be working during the vacation.?

C. She's looking forward to going home.?

新2代理网站D. She will offer her help to Jane.?

新2代理网站11.What is the cause of their complaint??

A. The place. B. The heat.?

C. The workload. D. The facilities.?

新2代理网站12.What can be concluded about Janet??

A. She has come to the party. B. She is hosting the party.?

C. She hasn't turned up. D. She is planning a party.?

新2代理网站13.Where does the conversation probably take place??

新2代理网站A. In a hotel. B. At a bus station.?

C. In a restaurant. D. At an airport.?

14.What does the woman intend to do??

新2代理网站A. Get a job on campus. B. Get her resume ready.?

C. Visit the company. D. Apply for a job with PICC.?

新2代理网站15.What are the man and woman doing??

A. Listening to the radio. B. Looking at the photos.?

C. Watching television. D. Reading a newspaper.?

新2代理网站16.What does the man mean??

A. He hopes the party will be successful.?

B. He will see the woman around five.?

C. He is eager to help the woman.?

D. He is unenthusiastic about the party.?

新2代理网站17.What is NOT a change to the literature class??

A. Class location. B. Class times.?

新2代理网站C. Class length. D. Class size.

新2代理网站SECTION C NEWS BROADCAST

 Questions 18 and 19 are based on the following news. At the end of the news item, you will be given 20 seconds to answer the questions.?

Now listen to the news.??

新2代理网站18.The journalist was brought to court because ____.?

A. he was working for a British newspaper.?

B. he published an untrue story.?

C. the story was published in Britain.?

D. he was working with other foreign journalists.?

19.How did the lawyer defend for the journalist??

A. He was an American journalist.

B. He worked for a British newspaper.?

C. His story was published elsewhere.

新2代理网站D. Foreigners are not subject to local laws.?

Questions 20 and 21 are based on the following news. At the end of the news item, you will be given 20 seconds to answer the questions.?

Now listen to the news.??

20.Afghanistan's first match will be against ____.?

新2代理网站A. Mongolia. B. South Korea. C. Iran. D. Qatar.

21.Which of the following statements is NOT true??

A. The announcement was made by AFA.?

B. Afghanistan was a founding member of AFC.?

C. Afghanistan had been in chaos for long.?

D. The football player were under 23.?

Question 22 and 23 are based on the following news. At the end of the news item, you will be given 10 seconds to answer the questions.?

Now listen to the news.??

22.The expected life-span of Beijing residents has gone up by ____ compared with that a decade earlier.?

新2代理网站A. 1.5 years B. 1.4 years C. 1.2 years D. 1.1 years?

23.The ____ mortality rate had gone up greatly during the past 10 years.?

A. infant B. maternal C. male D. middle-aged

新2代理网站Questions 24 and 25 are based on the following news. At the end of the news item, you will be given 20 seconds to answer the questions.?

新2代理网站Now listen to the news.??

24.According to Pakistan's President, the chances of the two countries going to war were ____.?

A. great B. small C. growing D. greater than before?

新2代理网站25.Recent tensions between the two countries were a direct result of ____.?

新2代理网站A. their border conflicts B. their military build-up?

C. killings in the two countries D. their mutual distrust