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A. Luyện tập
SECTION 1: QUESTIONS 1 – 10
Questions 1 – 4: Complete the form below. Write NO MORE THAN THREE WORDS AND/OR A NUMBER for each answer.
DVD Customer Profile
Have you owned a DVD player before? No
What is the maximum you want to spend on a DVD player? 1
How often do you watch DVDs? 2
What type of films do you enjoy? 3
What other DVDs (non-film) do you watch? 4
Questions 5 – 10: Complete the table below. Write NO MORE THAN TWO WORDS AND/OR A NUMBER for each answer.
Player Features Cost After-sales service DB 30 basic £69 5 only XL 643 Can also 6 7 8 at reduced cost TriX 24 Will also play 9 £94 including 10 Guaranteed for 3 years
Điểm số của bạn là % – đúng / câu
You will hear a woman asking a shop assistant about DVD players.
Customer: Hello. I’m interested in buying a DVD player. Can you help me as I don’t know very much about them.
Shop assistant: Of course. We sell quite a range. Actually, we’re doing a customer survey at the moment. So I wonder if I could fill in this form about you and that will actually help me to advise you on the best DVD player for you.
Customer: OK …
Shop assistant: First of all, your occupation?
Customer: Um — student.
Shop assistant: OK. Then, have you already got a DVD player?
Customer: No. I’ve never had one before.
Shop assistant: And how much do you think you want to spend on a player?
Customer: I’m not sure really – but I have got a budget. My friend said I should allow about £100 but I can’t afford over £85, so that’s what I’m working on.
Shop assistant: And do you watch DVDs very often?
Customer: Um — depends what you mean by often. I don’t know what the norm is — is it about two a week? I suppose I watch three a month. That’s enough for me!
Shop assistant: Yes (laughs). What sort of films do you like watching then? Action movies?
Customer: (laughs) Not really. My boyfriend always insists we watch science-fiction movies but I prefer thrillers. Something to get your teeth into!
Shop assistant: OK. Just one more. Do you watch other DVDs — ones that are not films — like music or something?
Customer: Not much because I don’t want to spend the money on something I can watch on TV but I occasionally rent out comedy programmes. And I fight with my boyfriend over all the sports DVDs he watches.
Shop assistant: OK. Let me explain a bit to you about the DVD players that are in your price range. First there’s the DB 30 which has only got basic features but it is a bargain at £69. Now all the DVDs come with an after-sales service that starts when the guarantee runs out. As it’s so cheap the DB30 comes with a limited after-sales service as it only includes parts. You would have to pay for most of the repair.
Customer: Seems OK.
Shop assistant: Then a slight grade up from that is the XL 643. This comes with an additional feature in that it has an extra button allowing you to record. That’s quite useful.
Customer: Oh yes. That would mean spending less on DVDs to watch.
Shop assistant: Yes, so you’d make the extra money back on it that it costs. Let me see how much it is … ah, yes, that one’s actually reduced at the moment – from £79 to £71.99. I think it’s worth the extra myself.
Customer: And is that the same level of after-sales service as the other one?
Shop assistant: Well, you get a bit more for your money because what we are offering is a discount on labour. So you don’t pay the full price if you have to call an engineer out.
Customer: I see.
Shop assistant: Then the last one is this TriX 24. It’s a very good player and you can use it to listen to your CDs as well as watch DVDs.
Customer: It looks nice — but I bet it’s expensive.
Shop assistant: No, it’s not top of the range. Let’s see — yes it’s £94 — but, what you have to remember is that, that includes insurance so you don’t have to pay extra for that. And it comes with a guarantee that’s valid for three years as opposed to the usual one. What do you think?
Customer: Hm, maybe … (fade) …