IELTS Listening Practice Test 31

IELTS Listening Practice Test 31
IELTS Listening Practice Test 31

Section 1: Questions 1-10

Questions 1-6:

Complete the form below. Write NO MORE THAN TWO WORDS for each answer.

                                      PRIME RECRUITMENT

                                                 Employee record

Example                                         Answer

Surname                                          Riley

Email                                     1 …………………… @worldnet.com

Nationality                           2 ……………………

Reference                             Name: John Keen

(professional)                     Job: Manager of 3 …………………..

Reference                            Name: Eileen Dorsini

(personal)                           Job: 4 ………………..

Special                                current 5 …………………. certificate

qualifications                    certificate of competence in 6 …………………

Questions 7-10: 

Complete the table below. Write NO MORE THAN ONE WORD for each answer.

                            PRIME RECRUITMENT CHILDCARE VACANCIES

Location                                 Name                                   Children                                   Special requirements

London                                  Benton                               girl and boy                               be keen on 7 …………………..

near Oxford                          Granger                             8 …………………                          be animal-lover

                                                                                            boys

9 ……………….                       Campbell                           four girls                                    be willing to 10 ………………. when camping

Section 2: Questions 11-20

Questions 11 and 12:

Choose TWO letters A-E. Which TWO sources of funding helped build the facility?

A. the central government

B. local government

C. a multinational company

D. a national company

E. city residents

Questions 13 and 14:

Choose TWO letters A-E. Which TWO pre-existing features of the site are now part of the new facilities?

A. football stadium

B. playing fields

C. passenger hall

D. control tower

E. aircraft hangars

Questions 15-20: 

Label the map below. Write the correct letter A-H next to questions 15-20

15. hotel

16. transport hub 

17. cinema

18. fitness centre 

19. shops

20. restaurant

IELTS Listening Practice Test 31
IELTS Listening Practice Test 31

 

Section 3: Questions 21-30

Questions 21-25:

Choose the correct fetter, A, B or C.

21. What is Chloe concerned about?

A. her knowledge of maths

B. her ability to write essays

C. her lack of business experience

22. Which of the following does Ivan feel he has improved?

A. his computer skills

B. his presentation skills

C. his time management

23. What does Chloe especially like about the course?

A. She won’t have to do a final examination.

B. She can spend time working in a business.

C. She can study a foreign language.

24. Ivan is pleased that the university is going to have ………………..

A. more lecture rooms.

B. a larger library.

C. more courses.

25. What does Ivan advise Chloe to do?

A. contact his tutor

B. read about some other universities

C. visit the university

Questions 26-30: 

What does Chloe decide about the following subjects?

Write the correct letter, A, B or C, next to questions 26-30.

A. She will study it.

B. She won’t study it.

C. She might study it.

Section 4: Questions 31-40

Questions 31-35: 

Complete the notes below. Write NO MORE THAN TWO WORDS tor each answer.

                                          History of weather forecasting

Early methods

• Almanacs connected the weather with the positions of different 31 ……………….. at particular times.

Invention of weather instruments

• A hydrometer showed Levels of 32 ……………….. (Nicholas Cusa 1450)

• Temperature variations – first measured by a thermometer containing 33 ………………. (Galileo Galilei 1595)

• A barometer indicated air pressure (Evangelista Torricelli 1645)

Transmitting weather information

• The use of the 34 ………………… allowed information to be passed around the world.

• Daily 35 ……………….. were produced by the French from 1&>3.

Questions 36-40: 

Complete the sentences below. Write NO MORE THAN TWO WORDS for each answer.

                        Producing a weather forecast

36. Weather observation stations are found mostly at ……………… around the country.

37. Satellite images use the colour orange to show ……………….

38. The satellites give so much detail that meteorologists can distinguish a particular …………………

39. Information about the upper atmosphere is sent from instruments  attached to a ……………….

40. Radar is particularly useful for following the movement of ………………….

ANSWER

1. edwinari / Edwinari / EDWINARI

2. New Zealander

3. play centre

4. (a) professor

5. first aid

6. sailing

7. sport

8. twin/two

9. Scotland

10. cook

11. D/E

12. E/D

13. B/C

14. C/B

15. E

16. B

17. A

18. D

19. F

20. C

21. B

22. C

23. A

24. C

25. A

26. C

27. A

28. A

29. B

30. C

31. planets

32. humidity

33. water

34. (electric) telegraph

35. (weather) maps

36. airports

37. dry air

38. cloud

39. balloon

40. hurricanes

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