IELTS MASTER | IELTS Listening Test 170

IELTS Listening Test 170

Part 1: Questions 1 and 2
Complete the notes below. Write NO MORE THAN THREE WORDS for each answer.

Address: Apartment 2, (1) , Newton
Length of lease: one year
Date moved in: (2)

Questions 3-9
Complete the table below. Write
A if the repair will be done immediately
B if the repair will be done during the following week
C if the repair will be done in two or more weeks

ItemProblemWhen to be done

(3)                        (4)
(5)                        (6)
(7)                        (8)

Question 10

Workman to call between (10) and

Part 2: Questions 11 and 12
Circle the correct letters A-C

11. At rainforest lodge there aren’t any
A telephones or TVs
B newspapers or TVs
C telephones or newspapers

12. The guests are told to
A carry their luggage to the cabin
B go straight to the restaurant
C wait an hour for dinner

Questions 13-15
Complete the table below. Write NO MORE THAN THREE WORDS for each answer.

Tour NameDetails
Orchid and Fungiwalking tour
Four Wheel Drivetour to the (13)………………
Fishingto catch lunch
Crocodile Cruisedeparts at (14)………………..daily
(15)…………………departs at sundown


Questions 16-20
Write NO MORE THAN THREE WORDS for each answer.

What THREE items of clothing does the speaker recommend for the rainforest?

Which TWO things in the rainforest does the speaker give a warning about?
(19) and (20)

Part 3: Questions 21-25
Circle the correct letters A-C

21. These sessions with a counsellor are
A compulsory for all students
B available to any students
C for science students only

22. The counsellor says that new students have to
A spend more time on the college premises
B get used to working independently
C work harder than they did at school

23. John complains that the resource centre
A has limited opening hours
B has too few resources
C gets too crowded

24. The counsellor suggests to John that
A most other students can cope
B he needs to study all the time
C he should be able to fit in some leisure activities

25. Before being able to help John the counsellor needs to
A talk with some of his lecturers
B consult his tutor
C get more information from him

Questions 26-30
Complete the notes below. Write NO MORE THAN THREE WORDS for each answer.

• Pay careful attention to the question
• Leave time to (26)

• Try to (27)  lectures
• Check notes with (28)

• Choose topics of (29)
• Buy a good (30)

Part 4: Questions 31-35
Circle the correct letters A-C

31. John was first interested in the subject because of something
A he had witnessed
B he had read about
C he had experienced

32. The main research method was
A interviews
B questionnaires
C observation


34. How many respondents were there?

A 50-100
B 100-150
C 150-200

35. The most common type of road rage incident involved
A damage to property
B personal violence
C verbal abuse

Questions 36-40
Which group gave the following advice?

Tick Column A if it was mainly women.
Tick Column B if it was mainly men.
Tick Column C if it was both men and women.

Example: do not stop to ask directions
36. Avoid eye contact with other drivers
37. Inform someone of your likely arrival time
38. Ensure car keys are ready when you return to the car
39. Leave plenty of space when parking
40. Keep all doors locked

(36)                       (37)
(38)                       (40)

1. 16 rose lane
2. 27 June
3. door broken
4. C
5. no locks
6. bathroom light
7. A
8. kitchen curtains
9. B
10. 1 pm and 5 pm
11. B
12. C
13. waterfall
14. 11
15. spotlight
16. walking boots
17. socks
18. long trousers
19. snakes
20. plants
21. B
22. B
23. A
24. C
25. C
26. check work
27. record
28. friend
29. general interest
30. dictionary
31. B
32. A
33. A
34. B
35. C
36. B
37. A
38. C
39. B
40. C