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IELTS LISTENING (D9)

IELTS LISTENING (D9)

You should not stop or nor replay the recording. You can input your answers in the form on your right.

SECTION 1

Questions 1-10

Choose the correct letter, A-C

The radio station broadcasts…………………………

A. national news and local news

B. campus news only

C. Portsmouth news

Example: C

Question 1-3: Choose the correct letters, A-C

1. The first part of the news will be ……………………..

A. entertainment

B. academic

C sports

2. Mike is most likely to be studying …………………….

A. history

B. animal psychology

C. physics

3. How many goals did Molly Mbeka score against Southampton?

A. Three

B. Four

C. Five

Question 4-5

Complete the following sentences with NO MORE THAN TWO WORDS for each answer

4. Susie Smith’s nickname is …………………………

5. Molly Mbeka comes from the country of ………………………

Question 6

Choose ONE letter, A-C

How many goals did Molly Mbeka score in international matches last year?

A. 25

B. A few more than 25

C. A lot more than 25

Question 7-10

Answer the following questions in NO MORE THAN TWO WORDS OR A NUMBER for each answer

7. Why didn’t Bristol University’s two best players play against Portsmouth University? ………………………………..

8. Where does the bad news come from? ……………………………

9. What is Mike’s favourite beer? ……………………………

10. What is the radio station’s telephone number? …………………………..

SECTION 2

(Question 11-20)

Question 11-13

Write NO MORE THAN TWO WORDS for each answer. Name three types of people in the audience

11……………………………..

12……………………………..

13……………………………..

Question 14-15

Choose TWO letters, A-E

Why were sales of the company’s new mobile phones disappointing?

A. The company didn’t promote them.

B. Poor market research

C. Lack of experience

D. Competitors were ready with new models.

E. Not easy to break into the cell phone market

Question 16

Write NO MORE THAN THREE WORDS for your answer

16. In addition to reliability, what quality will the company stress in its next mobile phone marketing campaign? ……………………………

Question 17-20

Write NO MORE THAN TWO WORDS for each answer

17. The company’s professional digital cameras are selling well in the field of …………………………..

List two things that have reduced the company’s costs.

18.……………………………….

19……………………………….

  1. The company is not involved in the digital music because of fierce competition, high legal fees, and ……………………………

SECTION 3

(Question 21-30)

Question 21-23

Write NO MORE THAN TWO WORDS for each answer

21. What does Mary want to talk about with Mr Hays? …………………………….

22. Where are Mary’s parents? ……………………………….

23. Name one of Mary’s favourite places in the city where she lives …………………………

Question 24-25

Choose TWO letters, A-E

Which statements are correct?

A. Mary lives close to the countryside.

B. Mr Hays lives far from the sea.

C. Mary is enthusiastic about her university studies.

D. Mary used to like German.

E. Mary was good at German.

Question 26-29

Write ONE WORD for each answer

26. When did Mary last talk with her mother or father?

27. What industry do Mary’s parents work in?

28. What city are Mary and Mr Hays meeting in?.

29. What high school club was Mary the president of?

Question 30

Write NO MORE THAN TWO WORDS for your answer

Where will Mary go as soon as she returns to university? ……………………………..

 

SECTION 4

Question 31-40

Question 31-34: Write NO MORE THAN THREE WORDS for each answer

31. Today, what stands on the site of Tenochtitlan? …………………………

32. The Aztecs prevented soil run-off by ………………………..

33. To prepare for chinapas, the Aztecs first ……………………..

34. The Aztecs used those floating gardens to plant vegetables like (name any 3 kinds of vegetables) ………………………

Question 35-38

Complete the table below. Write NO MORE THAN TWO WORDS OR A NUMBER for each answer

Data on the Aztec’s Calendar Stone

Number of years needed to make it                                                     35 ……………………………..

Dimensions                                                                                               Thickness: 3 feet

Diameter. 36 ………………………. feet

Weight: approx 24 tons

Number of months in year                                                                                    18

Number of days in each month                                                            37 …………………………….

English meaning of “Nemontemi”                                                       38 …………………………….

Question 39-40: Write NO MORE THAN THREE WORDS for each answer

39. Apart from angry gods, what did the Aztecs blame for disease? …………………………….

40. What did Aztec doctors do to treat an illness? ………………………………..