Target 13-Listening for Negative Meaning (page 30

Questions 7-12

Question 7

The flora and fauna of this region are adapted to the special climate it hardly ever rains here,

even in the winter. Most of the year, there is barely a cloud to be seen in the sky.

Question 8

Your essay writing exam is coming up tomorrow, so I’d like to review some of the testings.

rules with you now. The good news is that you’ll have an unlimited amount of time to write

your say you won’t, however, be permitted to consult a dictionary while writing, the exam.

Neither can you take anything else into the testing room with you a per?

Question 9

Me: I’m in a bit of a hurry Do you think you can fix the problem with my car today.

Wi: I’m sorry, but I’m behind schedule. I won’t be able to get to it until the weekend.

Me: Then I’ll have to take a bus to work tomorrow.

Question 10

WI: What a restaurant Never in my he have I tasted such delicious food

Mi: You really think so7 But don’t you think the service was too slow.

Wi: Not a bit I cant wait to go back there.

Question 11

MI: Botanists and other flower lovers enjoy visiting this area in the spring and summer to see the

in the season, there is a profusion of wild roses as well. Many also come here seeking the wild

abundant variety of wildflowers in the early spring it isn’t uncommon to find violets and, later

iris, although that is more rarely seen in these parts.

Question 12.

MI: I have so much homework this week Not only do I have to write two papers. I have to read

four books, too.

WI Wow. That’s a lot

Mi: Yeah, well, at least I don’t have any exams to study for

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