IELTS Listening Sample 7

SECTION 1

Section  One  - Questions 1-10

You will hear a number of different recordings and you have to answer questions on what you hear. There will be time for you to read the instructions and questions and you will have a chance to check your work.

All the recordings will be played once only. The test is in 4 Sections. At the end of the test you will be given 10 minutes to transfer your answers to an answersheet.

Listening Tape:

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Questions 1-5
Circle the appropriate letter.

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1. What does her briefcase look like?

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2.  Which picture shows the distinguishing features?

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3. What did she have inside her briefcase?

A wallet, pens and novel        C pens and novel
B papers and wallet               D papers, pens and novel

4. Where was she standing when she lost her briefcase?

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5. What time was it when she lost her briefcase?

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Questions 6-10
Complete the form Write NO MORE THAN THREE WORDS for each answer.

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SECTION 2

Section Two  - Questions 11-21

Questions 11-13
Tick the
THREE other items which are mentioned in the news headlines.

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Questions 14-21
Complete the notes below by writing NO MORE THAN THREE WORDS in the spaces provided.

The Government plans to give (14) $ ................................................ to assist the farmers. This money was to be spent on improving Sydney’s (15) ........................................................................ but has now been re-allocated.

Australia has experienced its worst drought in over fifty years. Farmers say that the money will not help them because it is (16) ............................................................. .

 

An aeroplane which was carrying a group of (17) .................................................. was forced to land just (18) ................................................. minutes after take-off. The passengers were rescued by (19) ............................................................ . The operation was helped because of the good weather. The passengers thanked the (20) ............................................................... for saving their lives but unfortunately they lost their (21) .................................................................. .

SECTION 3

Section  Three  - Questions 22-31

Questions 22-25
Circle the appropriate letter.

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22. The orientation meeting
      A took place recently.
      B took place last term.
      C will take place tomorrow.
      D will take place next week.

23. Attendance at lectures is
      A optional after 4 pm.
      B closely monitored.
      C difficult to enforce.
      D sometimes unnecessary.

24. Tutorials take place
      A every morning.
      B twice a week.
      C three mornings a week.
      D three afternoons a week.

25. The lecturer’s name is
      A Roberts.
      B Rawson.
      C Rogers.
      D Robertson.

Questions 26-31
Complete the notes below using NO MORE THAN THREE WORDS.

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SECTION 4

Section Four - Questions 32-41

Questions 32-33
Circle the appropriate letter.

32. The speaker works within the Faculty of
      A Science and Technology.
      B Arts and Social Sciences.
      C Architecture.
      D Law.

33. The Faculty consists firstly of
      A subjects.
      B degrees.
      C divisions.
      D departments.

Questions 34-36
Complete the notes m NO MORE THAN THREE WORDS.

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Questions 37-41
Circle the appropriate letter.

37. The speaker says students can visit her
      A every morning.
      B some mornings.
      C mornings only.
      D Friday morning.

38. According to the speaker, a tutorial
      A is a type of lecture.
      B is less important than a lecture.
      C provides a chance to share views.
      D provides an alternative to groupwork.

39. When writing essays, the speaker advises the students to
      A research their work well.
      B name the books they have read.
      C share work with their friends.
      D avoid using other writers’ ideas.

40. The speaker thinks that plagiarism is
      A a common problem.
      B an acceptable risk.
      C a minor concern.
      D a serious offence.

41. The speaker’s aims are to
      A introduce students to university expectations.
      B introduce students to the members of staff.
      C warn students about the difficulties of studying.
      D guide students round the university.

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0 # kk 2016-10-05 09:06
https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=FgW5QupYq0A
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+1 # Kiarash 2016-07-25 11:49
I've got 31 out of 41. Could you tell me my band score?
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0 # Baljeet 2016-07-04 05:19
Hey I want to practice these listening samples but they are not working! Audio is not working, please help.
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0 # Vivian 2016-06-24 11:57
Hello, got your mail. I really need to do more practice on the listing test but is not opening, please help me out. I need a good result. 7.5 and above.
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0 # IELTS Mentor 2016-06-24 08:51
That would be band score 8.5.
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0 # Tresa 2016-12-07 16:59
I haven't got any audio for listening to practice. Would you please help me?
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+1 # Lady Shah 2016-06-24 08:33
I got 39 out of 41. What band score is that?
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0 # Sanket 2016-08-02 05:07
That's 8.5 :) A fair score.
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0 # Vivian 2016-06-22 07:58
Hello, I have been trying to do the listing test but the audio is not working.
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0 # Asif 2016-05-12 01:59
I have got 30 correct answers out of 41.
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0 # Aish 2016-04-20 07:41
Is 'student can choose' the correct answer for question 28? As in the key its only 'can choose' which is not making sense as it will make the sentence 'Usually can choose'
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0 # Miranda 2016-03-12 17:15
Thank you so much for offering theses materials online. I have a question: Should I capitalize subject name?
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0 # Kyle 2016-03-13 06:20
The usual Capitalisation rules would be applicable. Thanks you so much for your comment.
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+2 # Nisha 2015-12-17 17:37
Audio removed from YouTube! What I need to do to get audio? ..... Please help me.
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0 # Carlos 2015-10-14 04:32
Hi, it would be rigth the answer "Children" for question 17?
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-1 # Ronaldo 2015-10-09 08:59
The sound file's quality is not good.
Can I found another one that has good quality?
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0 # Yuvi Singh 2016-01-08 16:42
Can anyone give me any precious tips please, because tomorrow I'm going to take test .. Please u can drop a msg on this no. 9592242492.
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0 # Praveen 2015-07-17 21:20
Good one to start with to gain some confidence
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