IELTS Listening Sample 2

IELTS Listening Sample 2

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 Audio:

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SECTION 1

(Questions 1-10)

Complete the notes below.

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SECTION 2:

(Questions 11-20)

Questions 11 and 12
Write NO MORE THAN THREE WORDS for each answer.

11.  Who is Mrs Sutton worried about?
............................................................

12.  What is the name for a group of family doctors working in the same building together?
............................................................

Questions 13-17
Complete the table below.
Write NO MORE THAN THREE WORDS OR A NUMBER for each answer.

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Questions 18-20

Question 18
Write NO MORE THAN TWO WORDS OR A NUMBER.

Doctors start seeing patients at the Health Centre from .............................. o’clock.

Question 19
Choose TWO letters A-E.

Which TWO groups of patients receive free medication?
A   people over 17 years old
B   unemployed people
C   non-UK residents
D   people over 60 years old
E   pregnant women

Question 20
Write NO MORE THAN TWO WORDS OR A NUMBER

The charge for one item of medication is about £ ....................................

SECTION 3:

(Questions 21-30)

Complete the notes below.
Write NUMBERS AND/OR NO MORE THAN THREE WORDS for each answer.

IELTS Listening Sample 2

SECTION 4:

(Questions 31-40)

Questions 31-36
Choose the correct letters A-C.

31. Which column of the bar chart represents the figures quoted?

IELTS Listening Sample 2 section 4

32. According to the speaker, the main cause of back pain in women is
   A pregnancy.
   B osteoporosis.
   C lack of exercise.

33. As treatment for back pain the Clinic mainly recommends
   A pain killers.
   B relaxation therapy.
   C exercise routines.

34. The back is different from other parts of the body because
   A it is usually better at self-repair.
   B a back injury is usually more painful.
   C its response to injury often results in more damage.

35. Bed rest is advised
   A for a maximum of two days.
   B for extreme pain only.
   C for pain lasting more than two days.

36. Being overweight
   A is a major source of back pain.
   B worsens existing back pain.
   C reduces the effectiveness of exercise.

Questions 37-40
Choose the correct letters A-C.

IELTS Listening Sample 2 section 4 image 2

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[Source: Cambridge Practice Tests for IELTS 3]
1 1 1 1 1 1 1 1 1 1 Rating 4.02 (53 Votes)

Manas Pandya
I am learning a lot from this website regarding my IELTS exam.
Pabitra Gurung
35/40.
Jackson
34/40.
Prabhjot Kaur
34/40.
Oronsaye Harriet
I need more practice in listening.
Sandip Kumar Sahu
32/40.
Amaka Winner Paul-emenbu
This IELTS practice is helpful.
Mentor
Audio Link: https://youtu.be/_oJgZDO2nVc
Helpful person
The AUDIO is here: https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=jLyAy7Yk0tU
Ehab EL Mahdy
The samples audio from 2:16 didn't run. The message is (this video is unavailable).
Muqddas
Really, the video seems too old :P
Dr. Srinivas Vengala
20/40.
Dr. Srinivas Vengala
5.5.
Humayon Aslam
I got 33 out of 40.
Annjawn
39/40. The audio seems to be from the 1980s, lol!
Rittika
Yes, it will be the same.
Ashik
31/40.
Lucky
Are the words in the bracket i.e the articles etc, necessary for getting the answer right?
Milimz
The audio didn't play or didn't even show for me...
Zubair Ali
38/40.
Sumeet
Can anybody please confirm if the answer given for question 12 is correct? I believe it should be 'general practitioner'. Thanks in advance for your help.
Douglas
33/40.
Deep
I scored 20.
Ginni
I scored 30.
Eric
The answer to question no. 15 is supposed to be "more proper". Isn't it?
Viiral
6.5.
Bello Babatunde
I got 32 out of 40. Could you please tell me my band score? Thanks!
Haseeb Md
Yes, this is exactly the type of questions that are asked in the real IELTS exams. In fact, the audio and the questions are from the ones already asked in previous papers. So happy learning.
Savvy
30.
Manju Lakha
33/40.
Pallavi
25/40.
Manju Lakha
33/40.
Mani
Good.
Harpreet
I got only 26 scores. How can I increase my scores?
Neko
Here is the link for this listening sample - https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=eyoHnDVAV84
Geee
I can't find the audio files.
Geee
I can't find the audio. Please direct me.
Abdelbaset Ali
36/40. Thanks.
John Cary
37/40.
Nitin
I got 30/40; the audio is not at all clear...
Aayam Poudel
I got 36.
Fahime
27 :oops:
Fahime
27/40.
Devendra
35/40 - The audio in section 2 was not clear though!
Emad Ebshish
This is my second test and I've got 36/40.
Kulwinder
I have got 32 in 40. Thanks, IELTS Mentor.
Dmytro
Audio is really bad... I have got 35/40.
Jay Patel
Hello, guys. Just want to know from whomsoever has experience with IELTS - this test level is the same as actual IELTS or not?
Bikram Shrestha
For the past 3 practice tests, I have got 36 points in each of them :( #no_improvement .
Gopal
I have got an excellent score - 37.