You will hear people talking in eight different situations. For Questions 1-8, choose the best answer A, B, or C.
I'm drinking far too much coffee, and I know why. It's all this pressure at the office. I'd really appreciate any advice you can give me on how to cut down. Although probably what I should do is try to reduce my workload - I could discuss it with my manager. At my last appointment you advised me to replace it with a fruit tea. Problem is that's the same advice I've had from my mum ever since I was a teenager. It didn't work then, it doesn't work now.
We were four men in two small boats, I can tell you it was scary. Because in an instant you can find yourself thrown out of your seat and into the river, wondering when you'll have your next breath of air. Not easy to get back on the boat because for miles and miles the river runs much faster than normal. Luckily this part is also relatively shallow, and the river bed is sandy. At least we knew we weren't going to hit any big stones.
Patrick Stokes, star chef and restaurant owner, sets out to educate even the most timid of cooks. He offers sound advice on how to select the best fresh fish and shellfish from what is available in local stores and guides us through...