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IELTS Listening Tips, Lessons and Videos

IELTS listening tips and practice lessons for success in your IELTS listening test. Develop your skills, learn about the test, get useful tips and much more. This page has everything you need to do well in your test.

IELTS Listening Information

Information about the IELTS listening test, band scores, advice to improve and answers to common questions about IELTS listening.

IELTS Listening Information (FAQ)

Band Scores: Calculate your Score

How words are counted 

IELTS Listening Tips

Essential tips for success in your IELTS listening test. A MUST watch for all IELTS students.

Notice about Using capital letters: this tip has been updated and listed on this page: 25 Essential Tips Listed for Listening

To get a list of tips from this video, please visit this page: 25 Listening Tips

IELTS Listening Free Video Lessons

Free Video Lessons for IELTS listening with both practice lessons and tips. More videos will be added over time.

IELTS Listening Practice Lessons

Some practice listening exercises to help you develop the skills needed for IELTS listening. The lessons vary in level to give all students a chance to practise. I’ve listed the type of listening question with each lesson to help you focus on different IELTS question types. I hope you find my lessons useful 🙂

  1. Blue Footed Birds: Gap Fill
  2. Spelling for Names
  3. Nadiya Hussein: Short Answer Qs & Sentence Completion
  4. Eiffel Tower: Sentence Completion & Diagram
  5. Brownie Camera: Diagram Completion & Tips
  6. Sports Festival:  Summary & Sentence Completion
  7. Fireworks: Sentence Completion 
  8. Listening for Addresses
  9. Listening for City Names
  10. Listening for Letters: Alphabet Practice
  11. Brain Drain: Multiple Choice & Sentence Completion
  12. Numbers Practice
  13. New Year in Vietnam: Sentence Completion
  14. Dealing with Natural Disasters: Dictation Practice
  15. Buckingham Palace: Summary Completion 
  16. Taj Mahal:  Map Completion & Tips
  17. Big Numbers Practice
  18. Dinner Invitation: Multiple Choice
  19. London Attractions: Table Completion
  20. Dolphin Intelligence: Short Answer Questions & Section 4 Tips
  21. Dashford Study Center: Multiple Choice
  22. Festivals: Sentence Completion
  23. Bedford Surgery: Map Completion
  24. Oxford Summer Course:  Form Completion
  25. Terracotta Army: Summary Completion
  26. Sports Center: Short Answer Questions
  27. Comet Landing: Sentence Completion
  28. Species of the British Isles:  Table Completion
  29. Mammoth Ancestors: Multiple Choice
  30. Museum Visit: Multiple Choice
  31. Reading City Travel:  Short Answer Questions

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