IELTS Listening Practice Test
Question 1 - 4
Choose appropriate options
A, B, C.
Choose the correct letter,
What does Howard say about the experience of writing his dissertation?
It was difficult in unexpected ways
It was more enjoyable than he’d anticipated
It helped him understand previous course work
What is Joanne most worried about?
finding enough material
writing too much
What does Howard say was his main concern a year before?
forgetting what he’d read about
not understanding what he’d read
taking such a long time to read each book
What encouraged Howard to begin writing his dissertation?
talking to his tutor about his problems
seeing an inspirational TV show
reading a controversial journal article
Question 5 - 10
What TWO things does Howard suggest Joanne to do in the first month of tutorials?
see her tutor every week
review all the module book lists
buy all the key books
take down references for what she reads
write a draft of the first chapter
What TWO things does Howard say about library provision?
Staff are particularly helpful to undergraduate
Inter-library loans are very reliable
Students can borrow extra books when writing a dissertation
Staff recommend relevant old dissertations
It’s difficult to access electronic resources
What TWO things does Joanne agree to discuss with her tutor?
the best ways to collaborate with other students
who to get help from during college vacations
the best way to present the research
whether she can use web sources
how to manage her study time