You will hear part of a talk about a type of bird called a crane.
Complete the sentences with NO MORE THAN THREE WORDS / A NUMBER for each answer.
In parts of Asia, the crane is thought to represent both and . The total population of the blue crane stands at around individuals. The crane's usual habitat is in areas of , which are getting scarcer in Africa. Both small animals and are given as examples of what cranes eat.
Cranes often collide with the that are now found across southern Africa. Crane conservation in South Africa is coordinated by an organization called . In one conservation scheme, local women both and, like cranes when looking after young chicks.
Crane's movements are also being tracked through the use of tiny linked to airports.
You will hear five short extracts in which people are talking about the music industry. Look at Task 1, choose from the list A-H who is speaking. Now, look at Task 2, choose from the list A-H the opinion each speaker expresses.
While you listen, you must complete BOTH tasks.
Choose from the list A-H what job each person has.
A. a recording studio engineer
B. a musician
C. a reviewer
D. a club owner
E. a fan
F. a website operator
G. a manager of performers
H. a radio presenter
Choose from the list A-H the opinion each speaker expresses.
A. Tastes in music change very quickly.
B. Music is an important part of culture.
C. Some people who become well-known don't deserve their success.
D. There are lots of dishonest people in the music business.
E. Artists need to have a realistic view of the music business.
F. People with real talent will always succeed.
G. Some artists will always be popular.
H. People should only get involved in music because they love it.