Test 42

Task 1. You will hear an interview with an online shopping expert. For questions choose the best answer A, B or C.

1. What is the main advantage of shopping online?

A The products are cheap.

B It’s a quick process.

C It isn’t necessary to visit the shops.

2. What is the point of auction websites?

A You set your own prices for an item.

B You pay a fee to use the site.

C You win the item without paying for it.

3. What is a disadvantage of shopping online?

A It is impossible to inspect the product before purchase.

B The photos of the products may be unclear.

C The return policy may not be indicated on many sites.

4. What does Betty say about using debit cards online?

A They offer customers more security.

B They have higher interest rates.

C It is not the best way to pay for something.

5. Why should people check their credit card statements?

A To spot extra charges.

B To ensure they don’t overspend.

C To see if a lot of money is missing.


Task 2. Read the article and match the title A-F to each paragraph 1-5 . There is one extra title.

1C, 2F, 3D, 4A, 5B


Task 3. Read the text. Choose one of the variants А, В, C or D.

1A, 2B, 3B, 4C, 5B, 6A, 7C, 8D