Part III Listening Comprehension
M: I left 20 pages here to copy. Here is the receipt。
W: I'm sorry, sir. But we're a little behind. Could you come back in a few minutes?
Q: What does the woman mean?
W: I hope you're not too put out with me for the delay. I have to stop by friends' home to pick up a book on my way here。
M: Well, that's not a big deal. But you might at least phone if you know you're going to keep someone waiting。
Q: What do we learn about the woman from the conversation?
W: Mark is the best candidate for chairman of the student union, isn't he?
M: Well, that guy won't be able to win the election unless he gets some majority vote from women students. And I'm not sure about that。
Q: What does the man mean?
M: Sorry to have kept you waiting, Madam. I've located your luggage.It was left behind in Paris and won't arrive until later this evening。
W: Oh, I can't believe this. Have it deliver to my hotel then , I guess。
Q: What happened to the woman's luggage?
W: I don't think we have enough information for our presentation, but we have to give it tomorrow. There doesn't seem to be much we can do about it。
M: Yeah, at this point we 'll have to make do with what we've got。
Q: What does the man suggest they do?
M: I am taking this great course-Psychology of Language, it's really interesting. Since you are a psychology major, you should sign up for it。
W: Actually I tried to do that, but they told me I have to take language studies first。
Q: What do we learn from the conversation?
W: Can you believe the way Larry was talking to his roommate? No wonder they don't get along。
M: Well, maybe Larry was just reacting to something his roommate said. There are two sides to every story you know。
Q: What does the man imply about Larry and his roommate?
M: We don't have the resources to stop those people from buying us out unless a miracle happens. This may be the end of us。
W: I still have hope we can get help from the bank. After all we don't need that much money。
Q: What do we learn about the speakers from the conversation?