IELTS LISTENING

IELTS Listening Practice Test 117 with Answers

TASK I

SECTION 1 Questions 1-10

Questions 1-6

Full the desk beneath.

Place Place Notes
1_______ Parkview Resort Converse international languages

Have a sound 2_______

Embrace 3_______

Basic Assistant Lakeside Resort Pay is low

Free 4_______

Concern a 5_____

Catering Assistant Resort 98 Put on 6________

Evening shift work Journey outdoors town

Write NO MORE THAN TWO WORDS for every reply

Full the stream chart beneath.

Write NO MORE THAN THREE WORDS for every reply.

RECRUITMENT PROCESS

STEP ONE

Full a 7 _____________

STEP TWO

Do a eight _____________about private expertise

STEP THREE

Take part a coaching course involving 9____________

STEP FOUR

Get a 10_____________ concerning the work

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SECTION 2 Questions 11 -20

Questions 11-14

Full the notes beneath.

Write NO MORE THAN THREE WORDS AND/OR A NUMBER for every reply.

REGISTRATION OF FOREIGN NATIONALS AT THE HEALTH CENTER STANDARD PROCEDURES:

  • Register as a 11_________
  • Fill in a medical historical past type with particulars of earlier sickness, 12______

surgical procedures and 13_________ .

  • Full a 14_________ with private data equivalent to identify, handle and phone quantity.

Questions 15-20

Circle the proper letter, A, Bor C.

  1. The nurse may help you with

A minor operation.

B all kinds of treatment.

C a small harm

16.You don’t must pay for the chiropodist if

A you’ve got registered on the well being middle.

B you might be in your late’ sixties.

C you’ve got foot trauma.

17.In case of emergency

A you’ll be able to ask for a house go to.

B you have to go to the hospital immediately.

C it is best to have an open surgical procedure.

18.On Friday afternoons

A you don’t want to attend for a very long time.

B you don’t have to make an appointment.

C you ought to not come at a specified time.

19.In the event you require a repeat prescription

A it’s a must to see the physician once more.

B you want a particular type.

C you may get one from the chemist.

20.During which case you needn’t pay for the prescription

A if you’re a pupil.

B if you’re unemployed or very poor.

C if you’re pregnant.

SECTION Three Questions 21 -30

Questions 21-23

Full the sentences beneath.

Write NO MORE THAN TWO WORDS AND/OR A NUMBER for every reply.

  • Individuals cultivate bees for (_______) and (_______).
  • Business crops equivalent to almond, cherry,(_______), water melon, cucumber, rely on pollination.
  • Animal pollination contributes (_______) {dollars} a 12 months to world agriculture.

Questions 24 and 25

Select TWO letters, A-D.

In accordance with the professor, what components have affected pollinator populations?

A Parasites.

B Air air pollution.

C Searching.

D Farm chemical compounds.


Questions 24 and 25

What are the options of every pollinator?

A It pollinates 4 out of reside meals crops in North America.

B It has been mistaken for the same animal.

C It feeds on the nectar of lavender.

D It has been affected by environmental alteration.

E It has been smuggling traded.

F It returns to the precise web site yearly.

Select the proper letter, A-F.

26 Monarch butterfly

27 Indian subcontinent butterflies

28 Spectacular tropical butterflies

29 Lengthy-nosed bat

Query 30

Select the proper letter, A, B or C.

30 What may be finished to guard pollinators?

A Beekeeping must concentrate on honey manufacturing.

B Individuals ought to use extra natural strategy of cultivation.

C Scientists ought to exploit extra wild vegetation.

Questions 31-35

Full the abstract beneath.

Write NO MORE THAN TWO WORDS AND/OR A NUMBER for every reply.

THE LONDON EYE

The London Eye, or 31 (_______) Wheel is a particularly giant passenger-carrying Ferris wheel located on the banks of the 32(_______) in Central London in the UK. It attracts 33( ) folks yearly. Again in 2000, 34(_______) was the primary sponsor. In the present day, the London Eye is operated by the London Eye Firm Restricted, a Merlin Entertainments Group Firm. Standing at a top of 35(_______) is the most important Ferris wheel in Europe, and has grow to be the most well-liked paid vacationer attraction in the UK, visited by over three million folks in a single 12 months.

Questions 36-40

Label the diagram beneath.

Write NO MORE THAN TWO WORDS for every reply.

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TASK II: GAP-FILLING (Transcript)

SECTION 1

Agent: Good morning. Might I provide help to?

Pupil: Oh, good morning. Is that this the Pupil Job Centre?

Agent: Oh, sure.

Pupil: Urn… I used to be questioning if […………………………….]you might inform me a bit concerning the job, you recognize, the Resort […………………………….]Program that provides a spread of labor on the motels within the space.

Agent: After all, sit down, please. I’ll take you thru a few of what we now have on provide.

Pupil: Thanks a lot. Oh, wait a second and I’ll get my pen.

Agent: OK. The primary job is Reception […………………………….]on the Parkview Resort. The Parkview Resort has fairly an […………………………….]flavour, so that you’ll want to talk no less than two […………………………….]languages.

Pupil: Positive, I can communicate fluent French and Spanish, in order that’s no drawback.

Agent: Good. And lots of friends, after all, journey by automobile, and you will have to take their […………………………….]round to the automobile park, so you’ll need to have a sound […………………………….], and you’ll not be […………………………….]to do the job for those who haven’t.

Pupil: OK, I acquired that.

Agent: Proper. And so they additionally say that primary laptop expertise equivalent to phrase […………………………….]could be a bonus, though this isn’t a requirement.

Pupil: Nicely, I simply acquired my Pc Abilities […………………………….], so I’ve no worries about that.

Agent: That is fairly a assorted job, and in reality I ought to level out that at sure instances of the day it could contain heavy lifting when friends’ baggage arrives or maybe […………………………….]are available in. Is that OK for you?

Pupil: Nicely, it’s onerous to say at this second. However I’ll bear that in thoughts when deciding whether or not to use for this publish.

Agent: Positive. One other job is […………………………….]on the Lakeside Resort. To be trustworthy, the pay is moderately low, however there are […………………………….]components, for instance, the lodge will give you all of your meals when you’re working, and they’re going to additionally prepare you in all of the […………………………….]of the job after which difficulty you with a […………………………….], which, after all, might be very priceless to you sooner or later.

Pupil: Oh, that sounds nice.

Agent: Now… the third job on provide is Catering Assistant at Resort 98 good new […………………………….]. As you recognize, this lodge is standard with […………………………….]vacationers and so that you’ll have to put on the […………………………….]workers […………………………….]– which you’re supplied with. Don’t take into account this job except you’re pretty […………………………….]about if you work, because the lodge will […………………………….]you to work nights for this job, and you’ll need to journey to and from the lodge, because it’s located simply outdoors town.

Pupil: Nicely. I’m afraid I can’t […………………………….]that due to the lectures.

Agent: OK, I get the image. So, which one will you like, […………………………….]Assistant on the Parkview Resort or Basic Assistant on the Lakeside Resort?

Pupil: Nicely, I suppose I nonetheless couldnt make up my thoughts proper now. Can I’ve a couple of days to consider and return to you later?

Agent: That’s no drawback. And there are some things I have to make clear with you.

If you need to use for one in all these jobs, you’ll need to observe the […………………………….]course of.

Pupil: Mum…

Agent: So the very first thing you’ll have to do is to fill in one in all these – a […………………………….]data type. It’s fairly […………………………….]and will solely take you a couple of minutes. When you’ve finished that and handed it in, we’ll provide you with a […………………………….]about your expertise. We then look by way of the details about you, and go on our suggestions to the […………………………….]lodge.

Pupil: Sure, positive.

Agent: You’ll then proceed to the following step of the […………………………….]and attend a common course of coaching. That is designed to be useful and lifelike, so an necessary a part of the course is role-plav actions.

Pupil: That sounds attention-grabbing.

Agent: Sure, certainly. And after that, the ultimate step is that you’ll be […………………………….]by the lodge you’re going to work for, and so they’ll publish you a video about themselves and the work […………………………….]. Watching it will represent additional and particular coaching on your job.

Pupil: Oh, sure. I believe I’m very clear now. Thanks for serving to me.

Agent: It’s a pleasure. Bye.

Pupil: Bye.

SECTION 2

Good morning, everybody. I’m John Smith, the Basic […………………………….]of London Fields Medical Centre, and I’m very glad to present you a short introduction about our […………………………….]and a few options about how one can see a physician right here.

Our […………………………….]are often the primary level of […………………………….]and are right here that will help you. They’ve numerous data handy and in most […………………………….]will likely be in a position that will help you along with your […………………………….], guaranteeing you see probably the most applicable […………………………….].

OK, proper, properly the very first thing to do is to register. We will solely settle for new […………………………….]who reside in our observe […………………………….]space. To register with us you’ll need 2 proofs of handle equivalent to financial institution statements or tenancy […………………………….]plus 1 type of ID equivalent to passport or drivers’ license.

In case you are […………………………….]nationals, you then’ll must register as a […………………………….]customer. Then, fill on this type. It’s a medical historical past type. You must give particulars of any […………………………….]you’ve got had. You then additionally want to jot down down for those who’ve acquired any […………………………….], OK? This in addition to that, we have to know for those who’ve had any […………………………….]… and final of all, it’s a must to give full particulars of present […………………………….]you might be on. This in addition to that, you could fill on this […………………………….]– that is on your private particulars, thats your full identify, handle and phone numbers. Okay? And we additionally have to make an […………………………….]so that you can see the physician for a brand new affected person well being verify. It’ll simply take about 15 minutes, thats all. It’s only a primary […………………………….]actually.

OK, then, let me let you know one thing concerning the well being centre. We’ve got 5 GPs right here – common […………………………….]. We even have a observe nurse who takes care of minor […………………………….]. She will be able to additionally administer some […………………………….]. We even have a […………………………….]. That’s a foot specialist. Shes personal which implies it’s a must to pay for the service, except you’re over 65.

If you wish to see a physician, it’s a must to make an appointment first. Please name our most important […………………………….]quantity on […………………………….]to ebook an appointment at both our most important observe or one in all our department […………………………….]. You may also e mail for an appointment on […………………………….]. Pressing circumstances are seen on the day. In case your situation is non-urgent, you’ll be able to anticipate to see a GP inside two working days, although you will have to attend longer if you wish to see a selected GP.

If it’s an […………………………….], you’d higher come straight right here to the Centre, one of many medical doctors can often see you, or you’ll be able to go to the emergency […………………………….]on the hospital on the town. In case you are very sick, you’ll be able to ask for a house go to as properly. On Friday afternoons we now have an open […………………………….]which implies you’ll be able to come alongside and simply wait to see a physician, however you will have to attend for a number of hours, so it’s significantly better to make an appointment and are available on the […………………………….]time.

Normally if you see a physician you’ll be given a […………………………….]for medication which you could take. Or you’ll be able to select to go to a […………………………….]in a chemist’s store. If the physician […………………………….]that you simply wiTI want the treatment for a very long time, you’ll be given a repeat prescription type. This lets you get an additional […………………………….]with out seeing the physician once more. You merely go away the repeat type right here a couple of days earlier than you want it. You then decide up the treatment on the […………………………….].

Oh, you might marvel how a lot this all prices? Nicely, there is no such thing as a cost for seeing a physician – you may make an […………………………….]anytime to see one in all our medical doctors and it’ll not price you something for the […………………………….]. Nonetheless, you could pay for the […………………………….]and the fee varies with the drugs, however its often only a few kilos. Nonetheless, in some conditions, equivalent to […………………………….], the prescription is then free.

All proper, do you’ve got some other questions?

SECTION 3

Professor: Till just lately, we knew virtually nothing about how necessary bees are in […………………………….]pure […………………………….]. Now we all know extra about them. We all know, for instance, that bees fall into two classes: wild bees and […………………………….]honeybees. A most important cause for the domestication of bees has all the time been the manufacturing of honey and […………………………….]. We additionally know that honeybees are the […………………………….]pollinators. Along with bees, wasps, moths, butterflies, flies and […………………………….], as many as […………………………….]of birds and mammals function pollinators. Many crops of […………………………….]significance equivalent to almond, cherry, avocado pear, […………………………….], cucumber, relv on pollination by […………………………….], and of those bugs, bees are by far crucial. Animals and bugs present […………………………….]for over three-quarters of the staple crop vegetation and for 80% of all flowering vegetation on this planet. The financial worth of animal pollination to world […………………………….]has been estimated to be […………………………….] US {dollars} per 12 months. Pollination is one in all nature’s companies to farmers. So take into consideration this: for those who eradicated the pollinators, it could take the meals proper out of our mouths. We […………………………….]by no means imagined we’d see the day when wild vegetation or crops suffered from […………………………….]shortage. However, sadly, that day has come. The truth is, farmers in Mexico and the U.S. are struggling the worst pollinator […………………………….]in historical past. So… what occurred? Any concepts? Alicia?

Alicia: Is it…um… due to pure enemies? I learn one thing a couple of type of parasite that’s killed numerous bees.

Professor: It’s true. An outbreak of parasitic mites has precipitated a steep decline in North American populations of […………………………….]. However parasites aren’t the one issue.

Alicia: What concerning the pesticides used on farms? All these chemical compounds should have an impact.

Professor: Most positively, sure. Pesticides are a significant factor. Each wild and domesticated bees are in […………………………….]due to pesticides. In California, farm chemical compounds are killing round […………………………….] of all of the honeybee colonies. Agriculture basically is a part of the issue. One other instance is the monarch […………………………….]. Thousands and thousands of monarchs from all around the U.S. and southern Canada fly south yearly in late summer time. The monarch is the one butterfly that returns to a […………………………….]web site 12 months after 12 months. Sadly, the herbicides within the […………………………….]within the Nice Plains are taking a toll on monarchs, and fewer of them are reaching their winter grounds in Mexico. In a current subject research at Cornell College within the U.S., it was discovered that […………………………….]butterfly […………………………….]consuming com poisonous pollen blown on to milkweed vegetation close to com fields had suffered vital adversarial results resulting in demise of practically […………………………….] of the caterpillars.

Alicia: Wow, 20%, thats so tragic!

Professor: And it’s greater than that. There are over […………………………….]species of butterflies within the Indian […………………………….], however their inhabitants is dwindling due to […………………………….]adjustments. Many artifical environmental adjustments like […………………………….], extension of farming and […………………………….]urbanization are threatening some species of butterflies to […………………………….]by destruction or disturbance of their larval in addition to grownup meals vegetation, feeding grounds and […………………………….]. Lots of the most spectacular and […………………………….]species have varied ranges of safety beneath native laws. Nonetheless, there’s a main commerce within the spectacular tropical species for […………………………….]in ornaments and souvenirs. The worldwide demand for bugs is larger than most individuals notice.

Alicia: Sure, certainly. I as soon as learn an article about one other necessary pollinator – the long-nosed bat. These superb animals feed on cactus flowers. However they’re having a troublesome time, too. Some desert […………………………….]mistake them for […………………………….]bats, and so they’ve tried to poison them, or dynamite the caves the place they roost.

Professor: Sure, we should acknowledge that pollination isn’t a free service, and that funding and […………………………….]are required to guard and maintain it, so what may be finished about this example?

Alicia: Nicely, wildlife farming, you recognize, based mostly on sustainable exploiting wild creatures, may help to avoid wasting endangered species like […………………………….]and their habitats. Apart from, gardeners, orchard growers, farmers and concrete dwellers can change to extra pollinator-friendly natural strategies of cultivation to cut back wildlife exposures to […………………………….], herbicides and […………………………….].

Professor: That’s rightl Really, the main target of beekeeping wants to vary from typical honey manufacturing to crop pollination.

SECTION 4

The London Eye

In the present day I need to concentrate on a few of the main sights that entice […………………………….]to cities, and I’m going to start with the London Eye. The London Eye is London’s […………………………….]main vacationer attraction. It’s a big wheel designed to […………………………….]the Millennium 12 months 2000, so it’s also called the Millennium Wheel. It stands at Millennium Pier, on the South Financial institution of the River Thames, near the south finish of Westminster Bridge, and inside a simple stroll of the Homes of […………………………….]and Massive Ben. Although it appears to be like like an enormous Ferris wheel, the London Eye isn’t any […………………………….]thrill- trip, however a gradual and stately strategy to […………………………….]London in a novel method. The London Eye is the UK’s hottest paid for customer […………………………….], visited by over 3.5 million folks a 12 months.

The Eye was constructed between […………………………….]and […………………………….]. It appears […………………………….]{that a} web site that has so rapidly grow to be an emblem of modem London has been round for such a short while! It took totally seven years from begin of the design […………………………….]to create the Eye. It was supposed to face for just a few years, nevertheless it proved to be such a well-liked […………………………….]that the choice was made to make the wheel a […………………………….]characteristic of the London panorama. The Eye was […………………………….]by British Airways, and for a number of years after opening it was known as the British Airways […………………………….]Wheel. In the present day the London Eye is beneath the […………………………….]of the London Eye Firm, a […………………………….]of Merlin Entertainments Group Firm.

Setting up The Merlin Entertainments London Eye was a […………………………….]problem. It’s the tallest cantilevered […………………………….]wheel on this planet, rising excessive above the London skyline at […………………………….]. It was a bit of daring innovation and […………………………….]design which mixed one of the best of British design, structure and engineering with an distinctive group of consultants.

So, how is that nice wheel held up? How did it get there? The start line was, after all, the bottom, and whereas components of the wheel itself have been nonetheless being […………………………….]in varied international locations, […………………………….]piles have been being pushed into the bottom beside the River Thames. This was step one, and as soon as these have been […………………………….]in place, a base cap was put in over them as a type of lock, with two big […………………………….]pointing up, onto which an A; body was […………………………….], like an enormous letter. The wheel was supported on big A-frame legs, made up of […………………………….]tonnes of concrete on 44 […………………………….]piles set 33 meters deep within the earth. All this took many months and […………………………….]effort, however meant that the spindle might be put in, round which the good wheel would flip. The […………………………….]itself was too giant to forged as a single piece so as a substitute was produced in eight smaller sections. Now the […………………………….]actually was in enterprise, and the huge rim with spokes like an […………………………….]bicycle wheel might be introduced in. […………………………….]spoke cables, that are much like bicycle spokes, maintain the rim tight to the central spindle. And the view was […………………………….]by the capsule design; not like conventional […………………………….]wheel designs that you simply would possibly see at an area fairground, the passenger capsules weren’t […………………………….]beneath the wheel, they have been set inside a round mounting ring […………………………….]to the surface floor of the wheel. What this implies in observe is that vacationers inside the capsule have a full 360 diploma […………………………….]view, unhindered by spokes of […………………………….]. And the very last thing to be constructed is the very first thing the customer encounters, the boarding […………………………….]laid down beneath. The wheel doesn’t often cease to tackle […………………………….]; the rotation price is gradual sufficient to permit passengers to stroll on and off the transferring capsules at floor degree. It’s, nonetheless, stopped to permit disabled or aged passengers time to embark and […………………………….]safely.

ANSWER KEY

  1. Reception Assistant
  2. driving license
  3. heavy lifting
  4. meals
  5. certificates
  6. workers uniform
  7. private data type
  8. questionnaire
  9. role-play actions
  10. Video
  11. non permanent customer
  12. allergic reactions
  13. present treatment
  14. registration card
  15. C
  16. B
  17. A
  18. B
  19. B
  20. C
  21. honey; beeswax
  22. avocado pear
  23. 200 billion
  24. A
  25. D
  26. F
  27. D
  28. E
  29. B
  30. B
  31. Millennium River
  32. Thames
  33. 5 million
  34. 135 metres
  35. British Airways
  36. Stress Piles
  37. Rim
  38. A-Body
  39. Passenger Capsules
  40. Boarding Platform

 

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