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Lesson 20: A conversation between a professor and a departmental secretary

In this section you will find a number of listening comprehension tests which are based on the second part of the Test Of English for International Communication. These tests will help you practise and improve your business listening skills and you will also learn many new phrases. Here is how you should complete the tests:

  1. Click on the MP3 player to listen to a question and three possible answers.
  2. Click on the 'View Answer' button to see the correct answers.
  3. You can listen to the recording as often as you like. If you want to see the transcript (the text) of the recording, please click on the 'View Transcript' button.

 

Lesson 20: A conversation between a professor and a departmental secretary

Click  on the MP3 player to listen to a question and three possible answers then choose the best answer to the question.

1. What initiated this conversation?
A. An inquiry about photocopies
B. An effort to reach the chairman
C. A request for office supplies
D. A concern about job security
2. What did the professor do?
A. He visited the reading room.
B. He labelled his binders.
C. He met the chairman.
D. He fixed his mistakes.
3. What will the secretary do next?
A. Notify the chairman
B. Retrieve some folders
C. Receive a small gift
D. Copy a syllabus
4. Why does the secretary say this: "Well, they do successful heart transplants now"?
A. She is worried about budget cuts.
B. She is uncomfortable with her responsibility.
C. She is disheartened by her workload.
D. She is happy that the professor thinks she's important.
5. How would you characterize their relationship?
A. Amorous
B. Convivial
C. Confrontational
D. Stilted