IELTS Listening Sample Question # Procrastination

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PROCRASTINATION

 

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Answer the following questions in NO MORE THAN THREE WORDS

  1. Which term describes the situation when you don’t do what you are supposed to do?
  2. Which American said, ” You may delay, but time will not”?
  3. Which term is used to refer to something that is more important than other things?
  4. Which term is used to refer to “working hard”?
  5. What is the synonym used for boring?
  6. Which term is used to refer to doing two things together, one that you love but is not productive and the other that you don’t but is productive?bundling
  7. What is a mistaken belief or idea called?

ANSWERS

  1. Procrastination
  2. Benjamin Franklin
  3. Priority
  4. knuckle down
  5. Tedious
  6. Temptation
  7. Fallacy

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IELTS Listening Sample Questions # Fairy Tale

The audio has been taken from BBC 6 minutes Learning English.

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Answer the following questions in NO MORE THAN THREE WORDS.

  1. Which word is used to describe that something is being made again?
  2. What is synonym of style?
  3. Which movie star played the role of the evil fairy in Maleficent, a 2014 film based on the fairy tale Sleeping Beauty?
  4. Which word has been used to refer to scary or frightening?
  5. What is the phrase used to refer to something that has been made less forceful?
  6. What is the synonym of beginning?
  7. Which phrase is used to mean that you eat something very fast?
  8. Who played the character of elf queen Galadriel in the Lord of the Rings?

ANSWERS

  1. remake
  2. genre
  3. Angelina Jolie
  4. dark
  5. toned down
  6. inception
  7. gobble something up
  8. Cate Blanchett
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IELTS Listening # Young Business Leaders

YOUNG BUSINESS LEADERS

The audio has been taken from BBC 6 minutes English. It talks about young business leaders.

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Answer the following questions in NO MORE THAN THREE WORDS

  1. How young were the founders of Facebook and Microsoft when they first set up their companies?
  2. What kind of a company is Microsoft?
  3. What is the person who run a business called?
  4. Which phrase refers to being part of a team?
  5. What does the phrase, bring something to the table means?
  6. The speaker uses a word for a well-developed mind. What is it?
  7. Which word means good judgement?
  8. The speaker uses a phrase to mean that something, in the end, was successful. What is it?
  9. In which year did Mark Zuckerberg launch Facebook?

ANSWERS

  1. university students
  2. computer software company
  3. Executives
  4. on board
  5. provide something useful
  6. keen mind
  7. Acumen
  8. paid off
  9. 2004

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IELTS Listening Sample Questions # Risk

The audio has been taken from BBC 6 minutes learning English.

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Answer the following questions in NO MORE THAN THREE WORDS

  1. Which word means that you have a strong and unreasonable fear of something?
  2. What word is used to refer to the chances of something bad happening?
  3. What are the odds of being knocked off your bicycle and killed during a one-mile journey ?
  4. Which phase has been used to refer to the fact that there is a very little chance of something happening?
  5. What phrase is used to refer to the things in which we react emotionally?
  6. What is the event that causes a huge amount of damage and suffering called?
  7. What word is used to refer to something that lasts for a long time?
  8. What is  a person with a parachute who leaps from tall buildings or cliffs called?
ANSWERS
  1. phobia
  2. risk
  3. 1 in 14 million
  4. small probability
  5. gut reaction
  6. catastrophic
  7. chronic
  8. base jumper
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