Direction : You will hear a conversation between two people. You will see three questions on each conversation and four possible answers. Choose the best answer to each question.

Woman : I'm calling an emergency meeting for tomorrow morning at 10:00. Do you think you can be there?

Man : I can be there, but not on time. I'll probably be about 15 minutes late. Why are you calling the meeting, anyhow?

Woman : The accounting department has been having some difficulties, and paychecks will be delayed until next week. I want to explain the situation to everyone.

Man : You know this has happened before. It's really getting to be a bad problem. I can't pretend not to be annoyed about it.



What does the man tell the woman?
Woman : I'm calling an emergency meeting for tomorrow morning at 10:00. Do you think you can be there?

Man : I can be there, but not on time. I'll probably be about 15 minutes late. Why are you calling the meeting, anyhow?

Woman : The accounting department has been having some difficulties, and paychecks will be delayed until next week. I want to explain the situation to everyone.

Man : You know this has happened before. It's really getting to be a bad problem. I can't pretend not to be annoyed about it.



Why is the woman calling a meeting?
Woman : I'm calling an emergency meeting for tomorrow morning at 10:00. Do you think you can be there?

Man : I can be there, but not on time. I'll probably be about 15 minutes late. Why are you calling the meeting, anyhow?

Woman : The accounting department has been having some difficulties, and paychecks will be delayed until next week. I want to explain the situation to everyone.

Man : You know this has happened before. It's really getting to be a bad problem. I can't pretend not to be annoyed about it.



How does the man feel about the situation?
Man : May I see your ticket, please? Thank you. You're in Row 10, Seat A, right next to the window.

Women : Great. Thanks. Can you tell me how long the flight will be?

Man : There shouldn't be any delays on nice cloudless day like today , so I expect

we'll be arriving right on schedule at 2:00. We'll begin food service in about half an hour.

Women : I didn't know there would be food. That's wonderful. I'm starving. Will here be a movie, too?



Where does this conversation take place?
Man : May I see your ticket, please? Thank you. You're in Row 10, Seat A, right next to the window.

Women : Great. Thanks. Can you tell me how long the flight will be?

Man : There shouldn't be any delays on nice cloudless day like today , so I expect

we'll be arriving right on schedule at 2:00. We'll begin food service in about half an hour.

Women : I didn't know there would be food. That's wonderful. I'm starving. Will here be a movie, too?



What's the weather like?
Man : May I see your ticket, please? Thank you. You're in Row 10, Seat A, right next to the window.

Women : Great. Thanks. Can you tell me how long the flight will be?

Man : There shouldn't be any delays on nice cloudless day like today , so I expect

we'll be arriving right on schedule at 2:00. We'll begin food service in about half an hour.

Women : I didn't know there would be food. That's wonderful. I'm starving. Will here be a movie, too?



What will happen in a half an hour?
Women : Do you think you could help me move this desk to the order side of the room?

Man : I'm sorry. I hurt my back. I'm not supposed to lift heavy things. Why don't you get Samantha to help you?

Woman : She's not here. She'll be at a meeting downtown all afternoon. I guess I'll just have to wait until tomorrow and have her help me then.

Man : Yes, she'll be here tomorrow. She should be able to help you out.



What does the woman want to do?
Women : Do you think you could help me move this desk to the order side of the room?

Man : I'm sorry. I hurt my back. I'm not supposed to lift heavy things. Why don't you get Samantha to help you?

Woman : She's not here. She'll be at a meeting downtown all afternoon. I guess I'll just have to wait until tomorrow and have her help me then.

Man : Yes, she'll be here tomorrow. She should be able to help you out.



Why can't the man help her do it?
Women : Do you think you could help me move this desk to the order side of the room?

Man : I'm sorry. I hurt my back. I'm not supposed to lift heavy things. Why don't you get Samantha to help you?

Woman : She's not here. She'll be at a meeting downtown all afternoon. I guess I'll just have to wait until tomorrow and have her help me then.

Man : Yes, she'll be here tomorrow. She should be able to help you out.



When will she do it?
Man : I'm looking for some warm winter gloves. My wife said you had them on sale.

Women : Yes, these gloves are on sale. They come with matching hats. We also have these scarves that would look just right with them.

Man : Yes, that's all very nice, but I really just want the gloves. That's what I came down here for. I'll take this black pair.

Woman : Very good. That comes to $15.50 with tax. Would you like me to put them in a bag for you?



What will the man buy?
Man : I'm looking for some warm winter gloves. My wife said you had them on sale.

Women : Yes, these gloves are on sale. They come with matching hats. We also have these scarves that would look just right with them.

Man : Yes, that's all very nice, but I really just want the gloves. That's what I came down here for. I'll take this black pair.

Woman : Very good. That comes to $15.50 with tax. Would you like me to put them in a bag for you?



What color will he take?
Man : I'm looking for some warm winter gloves. My wife said you had them on sale.

Women : Yes, these gloves are on sale. They come with matching hats. We also have these scarves that would look just right with them.

Man : Yes, that's all very nice, but I really just want the gloves. That's what I came down here for. I'll take this black pair.

Woman : Very good. That comes to $15.50 with tax. Would you like me to put them in a bag for you?



How much will he pay?
Questions refer to the following conversation.

Man : Could you make some copies of this report for me please? I need 225. I hope that's not too many.

Women : It's not, but I hope you don't need them soon. Things are really busy now and there are three jobs ahead of you.

Man : That's okay. I actually don't need them today at all. but can you have them ready before the conference tomorrow morning?

Women : That shouldn't be a problem. I'll have them all copied, collated, and stapled before the conference begins.



How many copies of the report does the man need?
Man : Could you make some copies of this report for me please? I need 225. I hope that's not too many.

Women : It's not, but I hope you don't need them soon. Things are really busy now and there are three jobs ahead of you.

Man : That's okay. I actually don't need them today at all. but can you have them ready before the conference tomorrow morning?

Women : That shouldn't be a problem. I'll have them all copied, collated, and stapled before the conference begins.



When does he need them?
Man : Could you make some copies of this report for me please? I need 225. I hope that's not too many.

Women : It's not, but I hope you don't need them soon. Things are really busy now and there are three jobs ahead of you.

Man : That's okay. I actually don't need them today at all. but can you have them ready before the conference tomorrow morning?

Women : That shouldn't be a problem. I'll have them all copied, collated, and stapled before the conference begins.



Why can't the woman make the copies now?