IELTS course, english course, online writing courses, online english speaking

IELTS Listening - Section 3

Study Tip

Looking for key words in the question will help you identify the answer more easily. Short-answer questions often look for specific information, so make sure you have some idea what to expect. The question words themselves are often very useful.

Questions 21-25

Section 3:
You are going to listen to a conversation between two students and a tutor. They are talking about essays.
First look at questions 21 to 25.

Write NO MORE THAN FOUR WORDS or A NUMBER for each answer.



21)  How many essays do the students have to write? .....................

22)  What percentage does the written exam account for? .....................

23)  How many marks did Carl get for his latest essay? .....................

24)  How many marks did Pamela get for her latest essay? .....................

25)  When was the marking system explained before? .....................

Show Answers - Hide Answers

Questions 26-30

Complete the table below.

Write NO MORE THAN THREE WORDS for each answer.



  Carl Pamela
Research Very good, lots of 26) .................... examples Very good
Sources Very sound Very good
Organization Very good 29) ....................
Writing style 27) .................... Slightly too informal in some places
Previous essay Disappointing, but rewrite 28) .................... 30) ....................
Show Answers - Hide Answers
Tapescript [Show]-[Hide]


Search ielts-exam.net:

SHARE THIS PAGE