The Transition # IELTS Listening

The Transition

The audio given below has been taken from BBC 6 minutes English. The audio talks about the transition that takes place in people, from academic to activist. You can download it, from the given link –

Answer the following questions in NO MORE THAN FOUR WORDS.

  1. What is the person who brings about social or political changes called?
  2. Where did Yvone met the HIV/AIDS activist?
  3. Name the country which gave the world an example for battle against HIV and AIDS?
  4. Which organization did Ralph became part of as a manager?
  5. What was the main problem that the prisoners were facing?
  6. What was the main disease that the prisoners were facing after HIV/AIDS?
  7. The speaker talks about a drug that treats and prevents  infections in people with HIV/AIDS. What is it?
  8. Whose attitude was Ralph and his team able to change?
  9. HIV/AIDS still effects some people lives. What it is the percentage?



  1. Activist
  2. Cape Town
  3. Uganda
  4. Treatment Action Campaign
  5. Over crowding
  6. Tuberculosis
  7. anti-retroviral drugs
  8. South African Government
  9. 6 percent