IELTS Sample Listening Question # Shakespeare

Shakespeare English

The audio given below has been taken from BBC 6 minutes English.


Answer the following questions in NO MORE THAN FOUR WORDS.

  1. What was the first language that Shakespeare’s plays were translated into?
  2. Who is the author of Worlds Elsewhere: Journeys Around Shakespeare’s Globe’?
  3. What is the language spoken by aliens in star trek?
  4. Which word is used to describe something that has lot of forms?
  5. People of which place want to translate Shakespeare language to plain English?
  6. Greg Doran is the artistic director of which organization?


  1. German
  2. Andrew Dickinson
  3. Klingon
  4. multifarious
  5. Oregon
  6. Royal Shakespeare Academy