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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.
  • For each part of the test there will be time for you to look through the questions and time for you to check your answers.

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IELTS Listening Part 2

Questions 11-15

Choose the correct letter A, B or C.

UK Driving Licence

11 What is the basic requirement for applying for a UK driving licence?
  • A medical report.

  • A valid licence from another country.

  • Current residency in the UK.

12 What is true about the translation of original licences?
  • Applicants need to go to a recognised organisation.

  • It is not always necessary for foreigners when applying for a UK licence.

  • Applicants need to pay an extra fee for translation services.

13 When applying for a UK licence, which type of photos will NOT be approved?
  • Photos in which the applicant is wearing glasses.

  • photos with a cream background.

  • Photos that are undersized.

14 What does the speaker think of the licence checking service?
  • The process is too slow.

  • The application form is confusing.

  • Some of the steps are unnecessary.

15 What does the speaker recommend about making an application?
  • Choosing a quiet location.

  • Visiting the nearest branch.

  • Completing the forms online.

Questions 16-20

What is the current feature of traffic management in each of the following cities?


16 London

17 Edinburgh

18 Cardiff

19 Manchester

20 Oxford


Good signage

Multiple access roads

Police control points

Ring roads

One-way streets

Effective traffic lights

Additional lanes

Pedestrianised areas


Question Correct Answer
11 C
12 A
13 B
14 A
15 C
16 Good signage
17 Effective traffic lights
18 Additional lanes
19 Ring roads
20 Multiple access roads