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If you like listening to music, send us a review

Music is a very important part of our lives. We hear music everywhere, whether at home or out in the streets. With music you never feel isolated.

You may think that out in the countryside, away from TV and radios, there is no music. You are wrong.

Friday, 20 July, 2007, 12:00am

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You are browsing through some online radio stations when you come across a phone-in advice programme. You listen to four callers and the problems they are phoning in about. Listen to what they say and then answers the questions. For each question circle the correct answer.

Caller 1

Question 1

4 May 2007 - 12:00am

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Question 1

Madonna and child

Leo is a great Madonna fan and the news that she has adopted an orphan from Africa has pleased him. He is talking about it to Lily. Listen to their conversation. Which expression shows how Lily feels about the whole business?

A

B

C

D

Question 2

30 Mar 2007 - 12:00am

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Question 1

What time was it in London when Leo called his cousin on Saturday night?

A

B

C

D

Question 2

Which is the list that the two friends make of possible wedding presents?

A

B

C

D

Question 3

16 Mar 2007 - 12:00am

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Question 1

A career interview

Joe and Jenny are discussing the Year 11 careers interview they both have scheduled for next week. Listen to their conversation and then look at the eight statements below. Put T in the box if the statement is true or F in the box if the statement is false.

A. Joe knows what he is going to discuss with the careers officer.

9 Feb 2007 - 12:00am

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Question 1

What's the score?

Sophie Yu, your school's sports captain, is giving a report during assembly about the recent five-a-side football tournament at school. Listen to what she has to say and fill in the blank space on the score card with the actual scores.

FIVE - A - SIDE - FOOTBALL

SEMI-FINALS

Half-Time Score

2 Feb 2007 - 12:00am

Column offers valuable insight into university studies

I am a Form Seven student, so the biggest issue for me is what to study at university.

I have visited university websites to get more information on subjects, and I've discussed the options with friends.

25 Jan 2007 - 12:00am

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Question 1

Where are they?

Listen to what these couples are saying to each other and then decide where each conversation takes place. Choose from the suggested answers. Be careful. There are more suggestions than you need. Write the number of the conversation (1-6) in the correct box.

A

B

C

D

E

5 Jan 2007 - 12:00am

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Joe's friend Don is in hospital. He has had a serious operation. Joe calls the hospital to see how Don is. Listen to the conversation Joe had with the nurse and answer the questions on the question grid.

HOW IS HE DOING?

1. Don is in Ward .......... at the hospital. (fill in gap with a number)

2. When did Don have his operation?

19 Jun 2006 - 12:00am

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QUESTIONS

HERE'S THE NEWS

Listen to these snippets of radio news. Match each one up with a headline. Be careful! There are two headlines you will not need. Write the number of each news item in the box with the headline.

1. FIRE DESTROYS APARTMENT BLOCK IN TOWN CENTRE

2. SEA CREATURES KNOW EACH OTHER'S NAMES

5 Jun 2006 - 12:00am

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QUESTION

29 May 2006 - 12:00am

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Peter Liu is going to the UK to study at the University of York. He has a choice of two halls of residence where he can live. He rings the accommodation officer of each hall to get information before he makes up his mind. Listen to the phone conversations and make the relevant notes on each sheet.

Conversation 1

Conversation 2

Answers

20 Apr 2006 - 12:00am

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