Question 38: Two friends, Peter and Linda, are talking about pets.
Peter: “Well, cats are very good at catching mice around the house” Linda: “_______” A. Nothing more to say. B. You can say that again.
C. Yes, I hope so. D. No, dogs are good, too.
Part 5: Mark the letter A, B, C, or D on your answer sheet to indicate the word(s) OPPOSITE in meaning to the underlined word(s) in each of the following questions from 39 to 40. Question 39: Hazardous waste is waste that has substantial or potential threats to public health or the environment.
A. vivid B. risky C. dangerous D. secure
Question 40: “What I’ve got to say to you now is strictly off the record and most certainly not for publication”, said the government officer to the reporter.
A. already official B. beside the point C. not popular D. not recorded
SECTION III: READING Part 1: Read the following passage and mark the letter A, B, C, or D on your answer sheet to indicate the correct word or phrase that best fits each of the numbered blanks from 41 to 48. ANIMAL WATCH: VOICE FROM THE WILD Are you in favor of taking part in the battle to save the world's wildlife? Animal Watch is the book which will (41) ______ you in the fight for survival that faces many of our endangered animals and show how they struggle on the edge of extinction. As you enjoy the book's 250 pages and over 150 colour photographs, you will have the (42) ______ of knowing that part of your purchase money is being used to help animals (43) ______. From the comfort of your armchair, you will be able to observe the world's animals close-up and explore their habitats. You will also discover the terrible results of human (44) ______ for land, flesh and skins.
Animal Watch is packed with fascinating facts. Did you know that polar bears cover their black noses with their (45) ______ so they can hunt their prey in the snow without being seen, for example? Or that for each orangutan which is captured, one has to die?
This superb (46) ______ has so impressed Britain's leading wildlife charity that it has been chosen as Book of the Year, a title awarded to books which are considered to have made a major contribution to wildlife conservation. You will find Animal Watch at a special low (47) ______price at all good bookshops, but hurry while (48) ______ last.