IELTS Listening Practice Test 62

IELTS Listening Practice Test 62
IELTS Listening Practice Test 62

In the Listening Test 62, you will hear 4 audio recordings and answer questions 1-40.

Section 1 is a woman asking a shop assistant about DVD players.

Section 2 is a salesman giving information to house owners about an alarm system.

Section 3 is a conversation between a student and his tutor asking for advice about essay writing.

Section 4 is a tutor giving some Business students instructions about a finance project.

Audio

Section 1

Questions 1-10

Questions 1-4

Complete the form below.

Write NO MORE THAN THREE WORDS AND/OR A NUMBER for each answer.

DVD Customer Profile

Occupation: Student

For example: Have you owned a DVD player before? No

1. What is the maximum you want to spend on a DVD player? …………………

2. How often do you watch DVDs? …………………..

3. What type of films do you enjoy? ……………………

4. What other DVDs (non-film) do you watch? ……………………..

Questions 5-10

Complete the table below.

Write NO MORE THAN TWO WORDS AND/OR A NUMBER for each answer.

Player Features Cost After-sales service
DB 30 basic £69 5……………… only
XL 643 Can also 6…………… 7…………………… 8……………… at a reduced cost
TriX 24 Will also play 9………………. £94 including 10……….. Guaranteed for 3 years

Section 2

Questions 11-20

Questions 11-20

Complete the sentences below.

Write NO MORE THAN THREE WORDS for each answer.

Your home:

11. A quarter of break-ins are through the ……………………

12. The ……………………. of the house should also be protected.

13. You should warn burglars your house is alarmed by putting a ………………….. in the window

The alarms:

14. The alarms show a constant ………………………

15. The alarms can be set off by a …………………….

16. The alarms are connected to the ……………………..

Installation:

17. The alarms are usually installed in …………………………

18. The security code should be kept ………………………

19. The alarms can be installed ……………………… at an additional cost.

20. Customers can pay ………………………… for their alarm system.

Also check: IELTS Listening preparation tips

Section 3

Questions 21-30

Questions 21-27

Complete the summary below.

Write ONE WORD ONLY for each answer.

Essay Writing

Essay writing is simply the process of 21……………… information and presenting your 22………………… You will need to use skills of analysis, 23…………………… and expression. The more essays you write, the more you will develop these skills. The key to producing a good essay is in the 24…………………… Allow plenty of time to work out what you need to do. You will find several books in the library to help you with the particular 25…………………….. of academic writing. When you have completed your essay you must remember to 26………………….. it carefully and take out anything irrelevant. Also, once you have received your mark, you should check your essay through as, by doing this, you can 27……………………. from it.

Questions 28-30

Choose THREE letters A-G

Which THREE pieces of advice does the tutor give the student?

A. break the question down into smaller questions

B. check the vocabulary in the question

C. limit how much you read

D. make sure you have good notes

E. use only a few quotations

F. ask a friend to read your essay

G. try to be objective

Section 4

Questions 31-40

Questions 31-36

Complete the flow chart below.

Write ONE WORD ONLY for each answer.

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Questions 37-40 

Answer the questions below.

Write NO MORE THAN THREE WORDS AND/OR A NUMBER for each answer.

37. How many main trading partners does the UK have?

38. Which sector does the tutor want students to study?

39. What does the tutor want students to look at changes in?

40. When does the tutor want the project completed by?

Answers

Section 1

1. £85

2. 3/three a month

3. thrillers

4. comedy (programmes)

5. parts

6. record

7. £71.99

8. labour

9. CDs

10. insurance

Section 2

11. back door

12. top floor

13. sign

14. blue light

15. spicier

16. company office

17. hall(ways)

18. with a neighbour

19. in the evening(s)

20. monthly

Section 3

21. organising

22. argument

23. interpretation

24. preparation

25. style

26. edit

27. learn

28. B, C, E (in any order)

29. B, C, E (in any order)

30. B, C, E (in any order)

Section 4

31. select

32. invest

33. research

34. sell

35. buy

36. calculate

37. 29/twenty nine

38. manufacturing

39. import prices

40. February 5th/fifth

Continue with…Test 63

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