IELTS Listening - CHOICE ROUTE
Listening Test 1 Volume 15
Listening Section 1
Listen carefully and answer Questions 1 to 10:
Complete the form below.
Write NO MORE THAN TWO WORDS OR A NUMBER for each answer.
Health club customer research
|Type of membership:||3|
|Length of membership:||4 years|
|Why joined:||Recommended by a 5|
|Visits to club per month:||Eight (on an average)|
|Facility used most:||6|
|Facility not used (If any):||Tennis courts|
(because reluctant to 7 )
|Suggestions for improvements:||Have more 8 .|
|Install 9 in the gym.|
|Open 10 later at weekends.|
Listening Section 2
Listen carefully and answer Questions 11 to 20:
You will hear a trainer giving a talk to people who want to learn outdoor survival skills.
Complete the flow chart below.
Choose SIX answers from the box and write the correct letter, A-G, next to questions 11-16.
Making a steam pit
Dig a pit
Arrange a row of 11 over the pit.
Place 12 on top.
Light the wood and let it burn out.
Insert a stick.
Cover the pit with 14
Place wrapped food on top, and cover it with 15
Remove the stick and put 16 into the hole.
Choose TWO letters, A-E.
Which TWO characteristics apply to the bamboo oven?
Choose TWO letters, A-E.
Which TWO pieces of advice does the speaker give about eating wild fungi?
Listening Section 3
Listen carefully and answer Questions 21 to 30:
You will hear a woman called Phoebe, who is training to be a teacher, talking to her tutor, called Tony, about research she has done in a school.
Choose the correct letter, A, B or C.
Research project on attitudes towards study
21 Phoebe’s main reason for choosing her topic was that
22 Phoebe’s main research question related to
23 Phoebe was most surprised by her finding that
24 Regarding teaching, Phoebe says she has learned that
25 Tony is particularly impressed by Phoebe’s ability to
What did Phoebe find difficult about the different research techniques she used?
Choose FIVE answers from the box and write the correct letter A-G, next to questions 26-30.
A Obtaining permission
B Deciding on a suitable focus
C Concentrating while gathering data
D Working collaboratively
E Processing data she had gathered
F Finding a suitable time to conduct the research
G Getting hold of suitable equipment
26 Observing lessons
27 Interviewing teachers
28 Interviewing pupils
29 Using questionnaires
30 Taking photographs
Listening Section 4
Listen carefully and answer Questions 31 to 40:
You will hear an Environmental Studies student giving a presentation about his project on saving an endangered species of plant.
Complete the sentences below.
Write NO MORE THAN TWO WORDS for each answer.
Saving the juniper plant
Juniper was one of the first plants to colonise Britain after the last 31
Its smoke is virtually 32 , so juniper wood was used as fuel in illegal activities.
Oils from the plant were used to prevent 33 spreading
Nowadays, its berries are widely used to 34 food and drink
Juniper plants also support several species of insects and 35
In current juniper populations, ratios of the 36 are poor.
Many of the bushes in each group are of the same age so 37 of whole populations is rapid.
Plantlife is trialling novel techniques across 38 areas of England.
One measure is to introduce 39 for seedlings.
A further step is to plant 40 from healthy bushes.
1 (an) accountant
2 over 50
6 (swimming) pool
8 social events
9 air conditioning
10 (the) restaurant
31 ice age
33 infection(s) (from)
35 fungus/fungus species
37 (swift) extinction