TASK 1
You are going to hear extracts from radio interviews. Listen and choose the best answer a), b) or c). You will hear each recording twice. Before each recording there will be a pause of 30 seconds to read the questions.
You now have 30 seconds to read the questions for next Text.
1. According to the correspondent, ...
2. According to the representative of the Lithuanian Tourism Board, Lithuania ...
You now have 30 seconds to read the questions for next Text.
3. Japan was relieved to hear that America guarantees ...
4. In the USA, Mr Abe ...
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5. The police action in Espirito Santo resulted in ...
6. Currently, the police in Espirito Santo demand ...
TASK 2
You are going to listen to an officer giving a briefing. Complete the notes. You will hear the briefing twice. There will now be a pause of 40 seconds to allow you to look at the notes.
7. ISIS may recruit people who have …
8. The NTI warns against the insufficient protection of civilian and …
9. The last year’s report states that the main aim of ISIS is to develop …
10. To ISIS, the best candidates for terrorists are those who are …
11. To plan an attack, apart from anonymized servers, ISIS needs tools to …
12. To fight ISIS in cyberspace, NATO should recruit …
TASK 3
You are going to hear short news items. Listen and choose the best answer a), b) or c). Before each news item there will be a pause of 30 seconds to read the question.
13. According to the news, Pakistan protested against …
14. A commission in Myanmar …
15. The US wants Pakistan to …
16. According to the news item, the Kurdish separatist group PKK …
17. The Argentinian footballers are protesting against …
18. The heir to the company “Samsung” …
19. According to the activists, the arrests are to …
20. The introduction of the ban in the cities aims at …