IELTS Listening Test 140


Part 1: Questions 1-5
Complete the notes below. Write NO MORE THAN THREE WORDS AND/ OR A NUMBER for each answer.

Aim: protecting environment through recycling

Type of group: non-profit
Frequency of newspaper collection: (1) ………………
Name: (2) ………………
Address: (3) ………………
Email: (4) ………………
Postcode: (5) ………………

Questions 6-10
Complete the form below. Write NO MORE THAN TWO WORDS for each answer.
3156

(6)    ………………                    (7) ………………
(8)   ………………                    (9) ………………
(10) ………………


Part 2: Questions 11-17
Complete the sentences below. Write NO MORE THAN THREE WORDS for each answer.

CV and Interview skills seminar

11. The speaker suggests that the students use the ……………… when they begin writing resumes.

12. The students should be sure not to keep the CV ………………

13. A ……………… cover letter is useful when applying for a job and should be included.

14. The speaker believes the CV should have a beautiful ………………

15. The CV should not have any spelling and grammar ………………

16. The words in a CV can describe your ………………

17. Don’t forget to put down a ……………… on the CV.

Questions 18-20
Choose THREE letters A-G, and write next to questions 18-20.

What THREE details should job applicants know in the interview?

A Working hours
B Promotion prospect
C Salary range
D Pension contribution bonus
E Training
F Holidays
G Location

Part 3: Questions 21-30
Choose the correct letter A, B or C.

A Consultation with the Returning Students Advisor

21. What does the man want to have?
A a break
B a talk
C a class

22. What does the man think of children nowadays?
A confident
B intelligent
C mature

23. What type of people does the man want to teach?
A children
B students
C adults

24. What did the man do when he encountered former students?
A had a conversation
B ran away
C taught them

25. What is the man’s greatest weakness?
A being old-fashioned
B lack of confidence
C being introverted

26. When did doctor Lindsey go to college?
A 18 years ago
B before starting a family
C when she was 35 years old

27. How did the woman feel when she was a freshman?
A hopeless
B unsuccessful
C stressed

28. How does the man feel about his career?
A unique
B boring
C impressive

29. What does the man finally decide to study?
A languages
B business
C liberal arts

30. Which changes in students’ life is NOT important to Frank?
A classroom technology
B student housing
C university facilities


Part 4: Questions 31-34
Complete the sentences below. Write NO MORE THAN THREE WORDS for each answer.

31. The university uses ……………… as their teaching method.

32. Research skills included writing and ………………

33. Books of Economics are kept in the ………………

34. Maths books are kept in the ……………… Building.

Questions 35 and 36
Choose the correct letter A, B or C.

35. Which is NOT provided for students in most of the large buildings?
A printing
B photocopying
C typing

36. Which of the following can be used when you want to print?
A computer printers
B prepaid cards
C laser printers

Questions 37-40
Choose FOUR answers from the list below and write the correct letter A-G next to questions 37-40.

A Student Union Building
B Nursery
C Media Centre
D Medical Services Centre
E Maths Department Building
F New Library
G Old Library

37. If you go straight out those doors, the ……………… is directly opposite this building.

38. If you make a right turn outside the door and go to the second building, that’s the ………………

39. You can see the ……………… if you look out of that window.

40. The Media Centre is in front of the ………………

Show answers

1. every other week
2. Peter Wisrough
3. 168 Bridge Road
4. helpline@blackcat.com
5. BS97PU
6. yellow
7. central park
8. metal
9. magazines
10. savvy
11. internet
12. too long
13. typed
14. layout
15. errors
16. skills and experience
17. contact number
18. C
19. E
20. F
21. B
22. A
23. C
24. A
25. A
26. C
27. C
28. B
29. C
30. B
31. modules technology
32. finding a job
33. old library
34. maths department
35. B
36. C
37. B
38. D
39. C
40. F

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