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IELTS Listening exercise: Fill in the gaps – Solutions Approach

Try this IELTS listening exercise based on “the solutions approach”. In this exercise, you’ll hear three minute talk over different way of approaching a solution.

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Advice: Listen for specific information

Listening advice: How to Listen for Specific information? The first step to better listening is to listen to the specific information. In the first section of the IELTS exams, you may find form-filling exercise which asks for specific information like date, numbers, subjects, etc. When answering these type of exercise, keep these points in mind. The answers always follow the sequence. Pay attention to the speakers, who is information-seeker and who is information provider. Usually, you will find that the conversation is between a man and a woman. This makes it easier for you to follow. Underline the keywords. What information is required in a given question? Listen to the …

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IELTS Listening: Great speech by Steve Jobs

This blog post gives a video of Steve Jobs with his memorable speech to students about his life. How he became successful. It’s all about his perspectives of life.

Learn some key vocabulary at the end.

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British Council official listening test

In this post, I have posted direct links to official british council website with their official question paper. This post is only about listening test.

This is one of the practice tests you will find on this website.

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