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IELTS Listening

Time: Approximately 09 minutes


  • Answer all the questions.
  • You can change your answers at any time during the test.


  • There are 10 questions in this test.
  • Each question carries one mark.
  • There are four parts to the test.
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IELTS Listening Part 4

Questions 31-40

Complete the notes below. Write NO MORE THAN TWO WORD ONLY for each answer.

Birds in New Zealand

  • Facts

    - The birds often build their nests along the coastline or next to the
  • - In 1984. researchers found that there were
    of this kind of bird left.
  • - It is difficult to
    the number of birds accurately.
  • Influencing factors

    - Human activities, such as
    and building homes threaten the bird population.
  • - The birds are influenced by many species which can eat their
  • - Natural disasters like
    can also reduce the population of the birds.
  • Ways of protection

    - The zoo should hire a
    to keep the birds from being poached
  • - The organizer could build
    to prevent the public from getting closer.
  • - People should make more of an effort to protect
  • - Through the
    , people will learn more about bird protection


Question Your Answer Correct Answer
31 river
32 3 pairs
33 estimate
34 farming
35 eggs
36 storms
37 guard
38 fence
39 wild
40 media