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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.
  • Please note you will only hear each part once in your actual test. However for familiarisation and practice purposes, this familiarisation test will allow you to listen to each recording multiple times.
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IELTS Listening Part 3

Questions 21-26

Choose the correct answer.

Willows Studies

21 What field is Willows currently focused on?
  • Specialising in one product.

  • Making a variety of products

  • Adding a lot of retial outlet

22 How did the students feel about the software?
  • The professor contacted the company.

  • An article was read in a newspaper

  • A student work their part-time during the vacations.

23 How did the student fell about the software
  • It’s not easy to predict.

  • It’s slow for drawing designs

  • It had a good interface.

24 How did the students find out about the effects of the software on the company?
  • They went to the IT department.

  • They talked with the manager.

  • They inspected the accounts.

25 The reason why the students have a face-to-face interview alone is that
  • They could prepare for exams.

  • There will be less disturbance.

  • It's less realistic.

26 How did the two students perform in the exam?
  • Very disappointing

  • Significantly good

  • Above the average

Questions 27 – 28

Choose TWO correct answers.

In which TWO ways will the new system affect the company?
  • gain more profit

  • employ more new staff

  • increase sales

  • reduce production time

  • cut labour costs

Questions 29 – 30

Choose TWO correct answers.

Which TWO effects will the new system have on new clients?
  • getting more involved in the design

  • obtaining more contacts

  • linking at home to do online work

  • wasting less time

  • decreasing labour costs

Willows Studies - IELTS Listening Part 3 Answers

Question Your Answer Correct Answer
21 A. Specialising in one product
22 B. An article was read in a newspaper
23 A. It’s not easy to predict.
24 C. They inspected the accounts.
25 B. there will be less disturbance.
26 C. above the average
27 B.employ more new staff/E.cut labour costs
28 B.employ more new staff/E.cut labour costs
29 A.getting more involved in the design/D.wasting less time
30 A.getting more involved in the design/D.wasting less time