For Higher tier entry, the extracts that are played will probably be longer than for Foundation tier. You will be tested on more complex vocabulary and structures.
The answer may not be explicitly stated in the recording - you may be asked about attitudes or feelings or you may be asked to record a general comment.
During your course, try to keep lists of vocabulary and learn these. This is important revision for your Reading and Responding exam. It really does need to be worked on for several months.