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 answer sheet.

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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1 1 1 1 1 1 1 1 1 1 Rating 3.26 (21 Votes)
Nick
39/41.
Rutu
Can someone please explain when the answer to question 39 was mentioned? I played the audio a few times but really could not figure out where it is mentioned. Thanks!
Vikas Bhatia
32/41.
Dare
34/41.
Visharaj
Got 32 correct answers.
Wazid Ariyaan
Impressively, for the first time, I was able to correct 30 answers. It will help me to build up my confidence in the future.
Wazid Ariyaan
Impressively for the first time, I was able to answer 30 questions correctly and I have got 7 band score.
Rajiv Kumar
The very first time I have got 7 band score. I am very happy with my success.
Nurlybek
Question 14: the answer is 215, not 250. Listen again.
Bello Babatunde
I've got 30 out of 41. Could you tell me my band score? Thanks!