IELTS Listening Test 1 | 2020 Online Practice

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PART 1 Questions 1-10
Questions 1 - 10
Complete the notes. Write ONE WORD AND/OR A NUMBER in each gap.
Bankside Recruitment Agency
  • Address of agency: 497 Eastside, Docklands
  • Name of agent: Becky books (times to be arranged)
  • Phone number: 07866 510333
  • Best to call her in the
  • Typical jobs
  • Clerical and admin roles, mainly in the finance industry
  • Must have good skills
  • Jobs are usually for at least one
  • Pay is usually £ per hour
  • Registration process
  • Wear a to the interview
  • Must bring your to the interview
  • They will ask questions about each applicant's
  • Advantages of using an agency
  • The you receive at interview will benefit you
  • Will get access to vacancies which are not advertised
  • Less is involved in applying for jobs
PART 2 Questions 11-20
Questions 11 - 14
Choose the correct answer.
Matthews Island Holidays
11 According to the speaker, the company
12 Where can customers meet the tour manager before travelling to the Isle of Man?
13 How many lunches are included in the price of the holiday?
14 Customers have to pay extra for
Questions 15 - 20
Complete the table. Write ONE WORD AND/OR A NUMBER in each gap.
Timetable for Isle of Man holiday
Activity Notes
Day 1 Arrive Introduction by manager

Hotel dining room has view of the
Day 2 Tynwald Exhibition and Peel Tynwald may have been founded in not 979.
Day 3 Trip to Snaefell Travel along promenade in a tram; train to Laxey; train to the of Snaefell
Day 4 Free day Company provides a for local transport and heritage sites.
Day 5 Take the railway train from Douglas to Port Erin Free time, then coach to Castletown- former has old castle.
Day 6 Leave Leave the island by ferry or plane
PART 3 Questions 21-30
Questions 21 - 26
What did findings of previous research claim about the personality traits a child is likely to have because of their position in the family?
Choose the correct letter, A–H.
Personality Traits
A outgoing
B selfish
C independent
D attention-seeking
E introverted
F co-operative
G caring
H competitive
Position in family
the eldest child
a middle child
the youngest child
a twin
an only child
a child with much older siblings
Questions 27 - 28
Choose the correct answer.

27 What do the speakers say about the evidence relating to birth order and academic success?
28 What does Ruth think is surprising about the difference in oldest children's academic performance?
Questions 29 - 30
Choose TWO correct answers.
Which TWO experiences of sibling rivalry do the speakers agree has been valuable for them?
PART 4 Questions 31-40
Questions 31 - 40
Complete the notes. Write ONE WORD ONLY in each gap.
The Eucalyptus Tree in Australia
  • Importance
  • it provides and food for a wide range of species
  • its leaves provide which is used to make a disinfectant
  • Reasons for present decline in NUMBER
  • A) Diseases
  • (i) 'Mundulla Yellows'
  • Cause   – lime used for making was absorbed
    1.   – trees were unable to take in necessary iron through their roots
  • (ii) 'Bell-miner Associated Die-back'
  • Cause   – feed on eucalyptus leaves
    1.   – they secrete a substance containing sugar
        – bell-miner birds are attracted by this and keep away other species

  • B) Bushfires
  • William Jackson's theory:
  • high-frequency bushfires have impact on vegetation, resulting in the growth of
  • mid-frequency bushfires result in the growth of eucalyptus forests, because they:
  •   – make more available to the trees
  •   – maintain the quality of the
  • low-frequency bushfires result in the growth of ' rainforest', which is:
  •   – a ecosystem
  •   – an ideal environment for the of the bell-miner
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