1. A) The man saw Mark on the street two months ago.
B) The woman had forgotten Mark's phone number.
C) The woman made a phone call to Mark yesterday
D) Mark and the woman had not been in touch for some time.
2. A) The man is late for the trip because he is busy.
B) The woman is glad to meet Mr. Brown in person.
C) The man is meeting the woman on behalf of Mr. Brown.
D) The woman feels sorry that Mr. Brown is unable to come.
3. A) At 10:30.
B) At 10:25.
C) At 10:40.
D) At 10:45.
4. A) The man no longer smokes.
B) The man is under pressure from his wife.
C) The man usually follows his wife's advice.
D) The man refuses to listen to his doctor's advice.
5. A) Move to a big city.
B) Become a teacher.
C) Go back to school.
D) Work in New York.
6. A) Quit delivering flowers.
B) Work at a restaurant.
C) Bring her flowers every day.
D) Leave his job to work for her.
7. A) She can find the right person to help the man.
B) She can help the man out.
C) She's also in need of a textbook.
D) She picked up the book from the bus floor.
8. A) The man was confused about the date of the appointment.
B) The man wants to change the date of the appointment.
C) The man is glad he's got in touch with the doctor.
D) The man can't come for the appointment at 4:15.
9. A) The two speakers are at a loss what to do.
B) The man is worded about his future.
C) The two speakers are seniors at college.
D) The woman regrets spending her time idly.
10. A) She has learned a lot from the novel:
B) She also found the plot difficult to follow.
C) She usually has difficulty remembering names.
D) She can recall the names of most characters in the novel.
Section B Compound Dictation
The Library of Congress is America’s national library. It has more than one-hundred-twenty-million books and other objects. It has newspapers, _____1____publications and letters of____5____interest. It also has maps, photographs, art____3_____, movies, sound recordings and musical____4_____.The Library of Congress is open to the public Monday through Saturday, except for government holidays. Anyone may go there and read anything in the collection. But no one is____5____to take books out of the building.
The Library of Congress was____6______in eighteen-hundred. It started with eleven boxes of books in one room of the Capitol Building. By eighteen-fourteen, the collection had increased to about three-thousand books. They were_____7____that year when the Capitol was burned during America’s war with Britain.
To help re-build the library, Congress bought the books of President Thomas Jefferson. Mister Jefferson’s collection included seven-thousand books in seven languages.
____8_____ . Today, three buildings hold the library’s collection._____9_____. It buys some of its books and gets others as gifts. It also gets materials through its copyright office.____10____. This means the Library of Congress receives almost everything published in the United States.
1.D 2.C 3.C 4.A 5.B 6.D 7.B 8.A 9.C 10.B
Section B Compound Dictation答案
8. In 1897, the library moved into its own building across the street from the Capitol
9. The library provides books and materials to the US Congress and also lends books to other American libraries, government agencies and foreign libraries.
10. Anyone who wants copyright protection for a publication in the US must send two copies to the library.