IELTS Listening Test 128


Part 1: Questions 1-3
Choose the correct letter A, B or C.

1. How long is the heated pool?
A 15 meters
B 25 meters
C 50 meters

2. Which of these is free for all members?
A the beginners swimming class
B the training session
C the keep-fit class

3. Which of these does the woman need to book?
A swimming lanes
B gym equipment
C sauna

Questions 4-10
Complete the notes below. Write NO MORE THAN THREE WORDS AND/ OR A NUMBER for each answer.

Yoga classes
• Held on Monday, (4) ……………… and ……………… mornings
• Weekend evenings from (5) ……………… to ………………
• Attend (6) ……………… per week
• See instructor to change (7) ………………
• Cost £1.50
• Meet John (8) ………………
• Office located on first floor
• Meet at (9) ………………
• Telephone: (10) ………………


Part 2: Questions 11-16
Complete the flow chart below using the given options.

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A air                       B ash
C earth                  D grass
E sticks                 F stones
G water

(11) ………………                      (12) ………………
(13) ………………                     (14) ………………
(15) ………………                     (16) ………………

Questions 17 and 18
Choose TWO letters A-E.

Which TWO characteristics apply to the bamboo oven?
A it is suitable for windy weather
B the fire is lit below the bottom end of the bamboo
C the bamboo is cut into equal lengths
D the oven hangs from a stick
E it cooks food by steaming it

Questions 19 and 20
Choose TWO letters A-E.

Which TWO pieces of advice does the speaker give about eating wild fungi?

A cooking does not make poisonous fungi edible
B edible wild fungi can be eaten without cooking
C wild fungi are highly nutritious
D some edible fungi look very similar to poisonous varieties
E fungi which cannot be identified should only be eaten in small quantities


Part 3: Questions 21-30
Complete the notes below. Write NO MORE THAN THREE WORDS AND/ OR A NUMBER for each answer.

Notes on application

Name: Jonathan Briggs
Degree: Economics and (21) ………………
Teaching experience: volunteer teacher
Location: (22) ………………
Dates: (23) ………………
Volunteer organization: (24) ………………
Type of school: (25) ………………
Subjects taught: (26) ……………… Forms 1, 2 and 3
English – Form (27) ………………
Agricultural science – Form 6
Other responsibilities: ran school farm

Reasons for wanting to leave in first year: (28) ………………
Few teaching resources

Reasons for wanting to extend tour: success of cattle breeding project
Obtained funds for farm buildings

Reasons for wanting to train to teach geography: it is his (29) ………………
It has many (30) ………………


Part 4: Questions 31-34
Complete the flow chart below. Write ONE WORD only for each answer.

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(31) ………………                   (32) ………………
(33) ………………                   (34) ………………

Questions 35-40
Choose the correct letter A, B or C.

35. Which pie chart shows the percentage of respondents who experienced a problem in the supermarket?
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A
B
C

37. How might the students’ website help the supermarket, according to the manager?
A it would support the expansion of the company
B it would allow the identification of problem areas
C it would make the company appear more professional

38. The student says one problem is that some customers
A do not have computer skills
B do not have their own computer
C do not have access to a computer

39. Further observation of website use is necessary because of
A the small size of the sample
B the need to evaluate the objectives
C the unrepresentative nature of the respondents

40. One positive result of the website for the supermarket staff could be
A greater support from management
B less chance of unfair complaints
C greater cooperation between staff

Show answers

1. A
2. A
3. C
4. tuesday and friday
5. 6 to 7.30
6. 1 day
7. level/ classes
8. Doherty
9. 11
10. 0117965478
11. sticks
12. stones
13. ash
14. grass
15. earth
16. water
17. B
18. E
19. A
20. D
21. politics
22. (west) Africa
23. 1990 to 1992
24. teach south
25. rural cooperative
26. geography
27. 5
28. homesick
29. favorite subject
30. applications
31. requirements
32. private
33. attitudes
34. interviews
35. B
36. C
37. B
38. B
39. A
40. C

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