Listening Test 3 Volume 11

Listening Section 1


Listen carefully and answer Questions 1 to 10:

Questions 1-4

Complete the following information about the cars available for rental using NO MORE THAN THREE WORDS OR NUMBERS for each answer.



Size Miles per gallon Price*
IOTA Small 20 £23
COMBI medium 17 £28.75
ROADSTER 1) 2) £ 3)

*Prices include tax and 4)


Questions 5-7

Complete the following information using NO MORE THAN THREE WORDS OR NUMBERS for each answer.

Name David 5) 
Company 6)  
 Address 7) Arlington Close, Beddleton, Yorkshire.
Telephone 0676934888


Questions 8-10

Complete the following sentences.
In the car, there is a 8)  and a torch.

The registration number of the car is 9) 

The car uses a 10) locking system.

Listening Section 2

Listen carefully and answer Questions 11 to 20:

Questions 11-14

Answer the following questions using NO MORE THAN THREE WORDS for each answer.

How did the traveller hear about New York? 11)

How did the speaker travel to New York? 12)

What surprised the traveller about New York’s airport? 13)

What happened in London? 14)


Questions 15-17

Complete the following sentences using NO MORE THAN THREE WORDS for each answer.

The traveller liked the different kinds of 15)  

Things that the traveller didn’t like in New York were the 16)

From the flat, the traveller could see the 17)


Questions 18-20

Choose the correct answer or answers from A-D.

18) The traveller found New Yorkers to be

19) Which people showed the traveller around New York?

20) What event did the traveller not attend?

Listening Section 3

Listen carefully and answer Questions 21 to 30:

Questions 21-24

Complete the notes on how to teach kina esthetic learners using ONLY ONE WORD for each gap.

Cestures-especially 21)  ones.

Spell out words in the 22) 

Put 23) on board and students label it.

Students 24)  out words and others guess them.


Questions 25-27

Complete the following sentences about visual learners using NO MORE THAN THREE WORDS for each answer.

Flash cards can be different colours according to the 25) 

Students learn new words by 26)  them in texts and ask their partners for meanings.

Lastly, Tina points out that 27)  can be used.


Questions 28-30

Complete the summary on auditory learners using NO MORE THAN THREE WORDS for each gap.

Students listen to a 28)  and draw what they hear or the teacher could describe a picture and the teacher and students can see whose picture was closest to the original.

Each student gets a flash card and holds up their card when the 29) is used in a song, poem or story. Students add a sentence to a story, including the word on their flash card.
The teacher gives the students lyrics with some words replaced by 30) words. Students listen to the song and make corrections.

Listening Section 4

Listen carefully and answer Questions 31 to 40:

Questions 31-33

Complete the following sentences according to the information given by the tutor. Use NO MORE THAN THREE WORDS for each answer.

Note taking improves your ability to 31) on what the speaker says.
Note taking allows you to get a 32) of the material being presented.
There are many ways of taking notes, but they must allow you to 33)   contained in them and connect them together.


Questions 34-38

Complete the following notes according to the information given by the tutor. Use NO MORE THAN THREE WORDS for each answer.

Title of lecture:

Write it down 34) 
Direct signal For example  35) you get this down.”
Indirect signal Pausing. Speaking slowly, loudly. Using stress.
Repetition 36) and add new information.
Book recommendation Tutor usually  37)  reading whole book.
General advice Avoid repetition  38) obvious points.

Summarize important ideas


Questions 39-40

Complete the following notes on recommended books. Use NO MORE THAN THREE WORDS.

Title Author Suggested unit
39)  Tony Lynch 6 and 12
Learning to Study in English Brian Heaton and Don Dunmore 40)


1       medium      

2       17

3       31.05      

4       insurance

5       Browne      

6       Hectrix Electronics

7       Unit 2/Two      

8       first aid kit

9       K758 SMD      

10       central

11       (from) friends      

12       (travelled/traveled) by plane

13       lot of foreigners      

14       (they) changed planes

15       buildings and monuments      

16       crowds (and) (bad) weather

17       ocean      

18       A

19       C      

20       C

21       finger      

22       air

23       poster      

24       act

25       part(s) of speech      

26       highlighting

27       spider diagrams      

28       dictation

29       word or phrase      

30       rhyming

31       concentrate      

32       deeper understanding

33       reproduce the ideas      

34       in full

35       Make sure      

36       Go back

37       doesn’t suggest      

38       Omit

39       Study Listening      

40       5,10/ 5 and 10