IELTS Listening Questions Test 13

Section 1 Questions 1-10

Questions 1-3

Choose the correct letter, A, B or C.


How long has Emma been taking drama course?

A from June till now 

B almost one term 

one month <- Correct Answer 


The teacher praised student Emma for

  • A
  • B
  • C

Why has the timetable for drama class changed?

  • A
  • B
  • C

What is the new time for the drama class?

  • A
  • B
  • C

Questions 4-6

Write the correct letter, A-E, next to Questions 4-6.

A The course is full.
B The course fee is too expensive.
C She has another activity at that time.
D She has another activity that evening.
E The class is too late.


4     Dance Class

5    Singing Class

6    Vocal Class

    Questions 7-10

    Complete the notes below.

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

    Information on Music Class

    The class teaches children to play instruments and how to 7

    Cost of the course:  $ 8

    Date Emma starts the course: 9

    Teacher: Jamal 10

      Section 2 Questions 11-20

      Questions 11-15

      Choose the correct letter. A, B or C.


      How long has Emma been taking drama course?

      A from June till now 

      B almost one term 

      one month <- Correct Answer 


      Why does the speaker recommend the Sky Hotel?

      • A
      • B
      • C

      What is new in this year’s exhibition?

      • A
      • B
      • C

      How do people enter the skiing and snowboarding competition?

      • A
      • B
      • C

      What did the media focus on this year?

      • A
      • B
      • C

      Why does the speaker recommend the ski program?

      • A
      • B
      • C

      Questions 16-20

      Choose FIVE answers from the box and write the correct letter, A-F, next to Questions 16-20.

      A exploring new destinations 
      B how to make the skiing boots comfortable 
      C how to become a ski instructor 
      D how to combine other activities with skiing 
      E how to improve the skills of skiing 
      F information about skiing safety


      16     Simon’s talk

      17    Solution

      18    Film

      19    Tricks

      20    Johnson’s talk

        Section 3 Questions 21-30

        Questions 21-23

        Complete the sentences below.

        Write NO MORE THAN TWO WORDS for each answer.

        The new teacher who is very popular among students wrote a book titled 21

        It covers techniques including doing research as part of a 22

        The objective is for the students to present 23  in a collaborative manner.

          Questions 24-30

          Complete the table below.

          Write NO MORE THAN TWO WORDS for each answer. 

          Observational method:

          Observation checklist



          examine the 24 of peer pupils

          Keep a 25

          Carry out 26

          In-class 27

          Non-observational method:

          Non-observation checklist



          Evaluate 28


          With the help of 29 to identify respondents

          Choose own respondents to do 30

            Section 4 Questions 31-40

            Questions 31-40

            Complete the notes below.

            Write ONE WORD ONLY for each answer.


            Cities now:

            •    account for 3% of the planet’s land areas

            •    consume more 31 than the countryside

            Advantages for moving into the city:

            •    good for some 32  to recover

            •    poor 33   in the countryside

            •    clean energy: recycling of methane gas produced from 34

            For women:

            •    more likely to have late marriages

            •    better chance of getting a 35  at work

            Downsides of moving into the city:

            •    possible to lose 36  because it is difficult to maintain previous lifestyle

            •    higher rates of 37  in the city than in the country

            •    poor quality of 38  in the city

            Economic factors:

            •    Increased 39   in population results in increase in energy consumption.

            •    People find the heavy 40  stressful.

                Answer: B
                Answer: B
                Answer: C
              • Answer: A
              • Answer: D
              • Answer: B
              • Answer: write music
              • Answer: 85/eighty five
              • Answer: 14th September/September 14th/September 14/14 September
              • Answer: Curtis
                Answer: A
                Answer: C
                Answer: C
                Answer: B
                Answer: C
              • Answer: F
              • Answer: B
              • Answer: A
              • Answer: E
              • Answer: D
              • Answer: Professional Learning
              • Answer: team (research)
              • Answer: the result/results
              • Answer: behaviour(s) / behavior(s)
              • Answer: diary
              • Answer: video recording
              • Answer: simulation
              • Answer: test results
              • Answer: the internet/ internet
              • Answer: interviews
              • Answer: carbon
              • Answer: forests
              • Answer: transportation/transport
              • Answer: rubbish
              • Answer: promotion
              • Answer: culture
              • Answer: crime
              • Answer: air
              • Answer: welfare
              • Answer: traffic