IELTS Listening Section 1 Practice

PRACTICE TEST 1 – LISTENING

SECTION 1: QUESTIONS 1 – 10

Listen to two students, Louise and Kerry, talking about their vacation. 

Questions 1 – 4 

Answer the questions below. USE NO MORE THAN THREE WORDS OR A NUMBER for each answer.

Where did Louise spend her summer holidays?     ………………….Europe……………………

1. How much was a Eurailpass Youth Ticket? …………………………………………………………………………………………………….

2. How many European countries did Louise’s ticket allow her to travel to?

……………………………………………………………………………………………………….

3. Did the Eurailpass Youth Ticket include the train from London to Paris?……………………………………………………………………………………….

4. How old must you be if you want to purchase a Eurailpass Youth ticket?

……………………………………………………………………………………………………….

Questions 5- 10 

Complete the notes below.

Use NO MORE THAN THREE WORDS for each answer.

Points that Louise makes about Eurail:

easy to travel to small towns

easy to meet (5)………………………………………………

(6) …………………………………… with times of the trains

night-trains had many (7) …………………………… as passengers

Advice that Louise gives about Eurail:

Don’t take (8) …………………………. Bags

Be (9) ……………………………. with your belongings

Spend enough time in each country to experience (10) ……………………………


Answers:

1 £203

2 17

3 no

4 under 26 / less than 26

5 locals / local people

6 satisfied / OK

7 (British) students

8 (too) many / much / big

9 careful/mindful of

10 the culture / the food

Resource: 404 Essential Tests for IELTS” by Donna Scovell, Vicki Pastellas and Max Knobel

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