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Listening section 2

This is the second section of your Listening test. Listen to the audio and answer questions 11-20.

Listen to the instructions for each part of this section carefully. Answer all the questions.

You can download the questions for the entire Listening practice test from the Listening practice test 1 page. The questions for section 2 are also shown on this page.

While you are listening, write your answers on the question paper. Use a pencil. 

When you have completed all four parts of the Listening test you will have ten minutes to copy your answers on to a separate answer sheet.

IELTS practice Listening test audio: section 2

First, listen to the audio. Left click on the link to listen now (the audio player will open in a new tab) or right click and select 'Save Link As' to download the file to your computer and listen later.

Questions 11–14

Which counsellor should you see?

Write the correct letter, A, B or C, next to questions 11–14.

A Louise Bagshaw
B Tony Denby
C Naomi Flynn

 

Questions

11) if it is your first time seeing a counsellor
12) if you are unable to see a counsellor during normal office hours
13) if you do not have an appointment 
14) if your concerns are related to anxiety

 

 

Questions 15-20

Complete the table below.

 

Write no more than two words for each answer.

 

Workshop

Contact

Target group

Adjusting  what you need to succeed academically (15) ………………… students
Getting Organised

use time effectively, find 

(16) ………………… between study and leisure

all students
Communicating  talking with staff, communicating across cultures

all students, especially 

(17) …………………

Anxiety (18) …………………, breathing techniques, meditation, etc. students about to sit exams
(19) ………………… staying on track for long periods (20) …………………  students only

 

 

You have completed the second section of your Listening test. Now move on to Listening section 3.

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