Below is an online IELTS listening test. Use this to practice and prepare yourself for the test.
In the test there are four sections, and each one is more difficult than the last so you will find the test gets harder as it goes on.
In the test you can write on the question sheet and you then have 10 minutes to transfer your answers to an answer sheet.
In this free online test, you can input your answers onto the question sheet in the same way as the test (use the tab button on your computer to move to the next box). The answers are at the bottom (you don't need to transfer your answers in this test).
Make sure you DO NOT refresh the page or leave the page during the online test or you will lose your answers.
If you have problems playing the audio file then check if you have adobe flash player installed, as you may need this for it to work.
You could also try opening this page in Mozilla Firefox.
This is what you will hear at the start of the test:
You will hear a number of different recordings and you have to answer questions on what you hear. There will be time for you to read the instructions and questions and you have a chance to check your work. All the recordings will be played once only. The test is in 4 Sections. At the end of the test you will be given 10 minutes to transfer your answers to an answersheet.
Complete the notes below:
Write NO MORE THAN THREE WORDS for each answer.
NOTES ON SPORTS CLUB
Name of club: ..........Kingswell
Mistakes with capitalization, spelling and grammar will be wrong. For example, 'monday' for question 19 would be wrong as days of the week start with a capital letter.
If a word is in brackets, this means it is correct whether you have this word or not.
Once you have worked out your 'raw score', follow this link to convert it to a band score - raw score conversion
Section 1, Questions 1-10
Section 3, Questions 21-30
Section 2, Questions 11-20
Section 4, Questions 31-40