- Tap this button to launch listen, and tap the Play button to start listening to the first article at the top of your List. Or, scroll down to choose a different article from your playlist. Starting Listen in Article View. Open an article and tap the headphones button. The listen menu will appear, and the article will begin playing immediately.
- You start to listen. Based on what you hear you start to make changes that people like. Your customers are lining out the door to get a hold of your new cookies. That’s because you just employed a tried-and-true method for brands to engage with their customers and give them what they love: Social listening.
This is the first part of your Listening test. Listen to the audio and answer questions 1-10.
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Listen to the instructions for each part of this section carefully. Answer all the questions. You can download the questions for the entire Listening practice test from the Listening practice test 1 page. The questions for part 1 are also shown on this page.
While you are listening, write your answers on the question paper. Use a pencil.
When you have completed all four parts of the Listening test you will have ten minutes to copy your answers on to a separate answer sheet.
IELTS practice Listening test audio: part 1
First, listen to the audio. Left click on the link to listen now (the audio player will open in a new tab) or right click and select 'Save Link As' to download the file to your computer and listen later.
Complete the notes below. Write no more than two words and/or a number for each answer.
Questions: transport from Bayswater
Listening Page 52
Complete the table below. Write no more than one word and/or a number for each answer.
(6) $ …………
– before 5pm or after (7) ……… pm)
(8) $ …………
(9) ………… ferry
Tourist ferry ((10) …………)
Tourist ferry (whole day)
You have completed the first section of your Listening test. Now move on to Listening section 2.
- Listening test answer sheet (Adobe PDF 1011KB)