Part One (90 minutes)
Part 1 Dialogue communication (10 minutes, 10 points, 1 for each)
Section A Dialogue completion
Directions: In this section, you will read 5 short incomplete dialogues between two speakers, each followed by 4 choices marked A, B, C, and D. Choose the answer that best suits the situation to complete the dialogue. Then mark the corresponding letter with a single bar across the square brackets on your machine-scoring ANSWER SHEET.
1. A: David said he bought a new BMW for $5,000!
B: _____. Sounds pretty cheap to me!
A: Well, that’s what he said.
A Are you sure?
B Come to think of it.
C Do you think so?
D Is he crazy?
2. A: We just came back from Phoenix. And we had the best vacation in years.
B: ____. I’m glad to hear it.
A Oh, my goodness!
B How was it?
C Oh, there you go again.
D Good for you.
3. A: I just can’t stand this class any more?
B: ____. It’s required, and you have to sit in it in order to graduate.
A Well, why not just drop out of it?
B Why, you can say that again!
C Well, you might as well get used to it.
D Why, I couldn’t agree more!
4. A: I don’t know about you, but I thought that film was terrific.
B: ____. The action was great, and so was the music.
A Just the same.
B I’m with you there.
C More or less.
D I sure do.
5. A: Dan gave me a free ride home, but I paid for the gas.
B: You know what they say, ____.
A there’s no free lunch
B don’t bite off more than you can chew
C one good turn deserves another
D it’s who you know that counts