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Listening Practice

This listening practice is on the topic of museums. It’s a common topic in IELTS listening and reading.

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Natural History Museum

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Questions 1-5

Complete the sentences below with no more than three words and/or a number.

      1. The Natural History Museum houses about ……………….. items.
      2. The items are taken from five collections: botany, entomology, mineralogy, paleontology and ………….
      3. The cast of a large Diplodocus was the main focus in the …………………..
      4. The Diplodocus was replaced by the skeleton of a ……………….. in 2017.
      5. The skeleton is 25m long and weighs ……………

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Comments

  1. 80 million
    Zoology
    central hall
    Blue whale
    10 tonnes

  2. 80 million
    Zoology
    Vaultron central hall
    Blue whale
    10 tonnes

  3. 80million
    Zoology
    Hall
    Blue whale
    10 tons

  4. Eryne Hatabu says:

    1. 80 million.
    2. zoology
    3. hall
    4. blue whale
    5. 10 tons

  5. Hi Liz,

    My answers are:
    1) 80 million
    2) Zoology
    3)
    4) Blue whale
    5)10 tonnes

    Thanks

  6. sushmeet kaur says:

    80 million
    zoology
    dominated central hall
    blue whale
    10 tons

  7. Sundas rafique says:

    80millions
    Zoology
    Blue wale
    Central hall
    10 tons

  8. Dear Liz, please tell me “time table” or “timetable” which answer is correct? Instructions says not more than 2 words.

    If I write “time table” will that be correct? How to know which two words can be joined together in English? Please help me I have exam this saturday.
    Thanks!

  9. kulwinder kaur says:

    mam i think it’s answer is:-
    1. 80 million
    2. zoology
    3. vaulted central hall
    4. blue whale
    5. 10 tons

  10. Hello Liz,

    Here are my answers
    1.)10 Million
    2.)Zoology
    3.)Central Hall
    4.)Blue Whale
    5.)10 Tons

  11. Rupinder kaur says:

    1. 80 million
    2. Zoology
    3. Central hall / exhibition
    4. Blue whale
    5. 10 tonnes

  12. I think it’s :
    1) 80 million
    2) zoology
    3) volted central hall
    4) blue whale
    5) 10 tonnes

  13. 8 millions
    zoology
    central hall
    blue whale
    10 tons

  14. Dianarose says:

    8m
    Zeology
    Dinosaur skeleton
    Blue whale
    10t

  15. sam lunat says:

    1 80 millions
    2 zoology
    3 vaulted central hall
    4 blue whale
    5 10 tonnes

  16. 1. 18 million
    2. zoology
    3. central hall
    4. blue whale
    5. 10 tons

  17. Aarti Kochhar says:

    1. 80 Millions
    2. Zoology
    3. Valuted Central Hall// Architecture/ / Exhibition of Dinosaur Skeleton
    4. Blue Whale
    5. 10 Tones

  18. 80
    Million
    Zoology
    Dinosaur skeleton exhibition
    Blue whale
    Ten tonnes

  19. 1-80million
    2-zeoology
    3-the central hall
    4-blue whale
    5-10 tons

  20. Dear Liz,

    The answers are
    1. 80 million
    2. zoology
    3. vaulted central hall
    4. blue whale
    5. 10 tonnes

  21. this is my answers
    1.Life and earth
    2.Zoology
    3.Dinosaur skeleton
    4.Blue whale
    5.Ten tonnes

  22. Olugbenga says:

    Hi Liz, kindly find below my answers on the Natural History Museum:

    1. 80 million
    2. Zoology
    3. Central Hall
    4. Blue Whale
    5. 10 tons

  23. 1. 80 Million
    2. Zoology
    3. vaulted central hall
    4. Blue whale
    5. 10 tonnes

  24. 80 Millions
    Zoology
    Central hall
    Blue whale
    10 tons

  25. shinyrajsiril says:

    1. 80million
    2. Zoology
    3. Volted central wall
    4. Blue Whale
    5. 10 tons

  26. MD. Jubayer Hossain says:

    HELLO Liz..
    I think the answer would be
    1.18Million
    2.Zoology
    3.central hall
    4.blue whale
    5.10 tons

  27. 1- 80 million
    2- Zoology
    3- Central hall
    4-
    5- 10 tons

  28. Hi
    1.80 million
    2.zoology
    3.central hall
    4.blue whale
    5. 10 tonnes

  29. answer
    1- 80 millions
    2-zoology
    3-central hall
    4-Blue Whale
    5- 10 tons

  30. Hi LIZ,

    1.80 Million
    2.Zoology
    3.Vaulted Central Hall
    4.Blue Whale
    5.10 Tonnes

  31. Kudakwashe Golden says:

    Hie liz
    1. 80 million
    2. Zoology
    3. Central hall
    4. Blue whale
    5. 10 tonnes

  32. 1. 80millions
    2. zoology
    2. …. central hall
    3. blue whales
    4. 10 tons

  33. Bhoomika Tanwar says:

    1.80 million
    2.Zoology
    3.Central Hall
    4.Blue whale
    5.10 tonnes

  34. doni nurdiansah says:

    1. 80 millions
    2. sea whalogy
    3. central hall
    4. blue whale
    5. 10 tons

  35. Jake Bocado says:

    1. 80 million
    2. zoology
    3. vaulted central hall
    4. blue whale
    5. 10 tons

  36. Asongmezi Abasoh Junior says:

    1) 18 millions
    2) Zoology
    3) central hall
    4) Blue whale
    5) 10tons

  37. 1. 80 million
    2. zoology
    3. central hall
    4. blue whale
    5. 10 tonnes

  38. 1=80 million
    2=zoology
    3=exbition skeleton
    4=blue whale
    5= 10 tonnes(tons)

  39. 1. 80 million
    2. Zoology
    3. Vaulted Central Hall
    4. A Blue whale
    5. 10 tones

    Thank you.

  40. 1.80 million
    2.zoology
    3.valted central hall
    4.blue whale
    5.10 tonnes

  41. 8 Millions
    Zoology
    Central Hall
    Blue Whale
    10 Tons

  42. Nadine Bachour says:

    1. 80 millions
    2. zoology
    3. hall
    4. blue whale
    5. 10 tons

  43. 1). 18 million
    2). Zoology
    3). Vaulted Central Hall
    4). Blue whal
    5). 10 tons

  44. veena praveen says:

    1- 80million
    2-Zoology
    3-Central Hall
    4-Blue Whale
    5-10 tons

  45. usman rafique says:

    80 MILLION,ZOOLOGY,VOLTED CENTRAL HALL,BLUE WHALES,10 TONS

  46. My answer 18 million,Zoology,Vaulted Central Hall,Blue Whale,10 tons

  47. 8 million
    Zoology
    Dinosaur skeleton
    Blue whale
    10 tonnes’

  48. Barnabas Gyang says:

    1. 80million
    2.Zoology
    3.Vaulted Central Hall
    4.Blue Whale
    5.10 tonnes

  49. jagdeep kaur says:

    1. 80 million
    2. zoology
    3. valted central hall
    4. blue whale
    5. 10 tonnes

  50. Answers:
    1. 18 Millions
    2. Zoology
    3. Vaulted Central Hall
    4. Blue Whale
    5. 10 Tons

  51. 1.80 million
    2. Zoology
    3. Central hall
    4. Blue whale
    5. 10 tons

  52. about 8 million items
    and zoology
    vaulted central Hall
    blue whale
    10 tons

  53. mary malondo says:

    8MILLION
    ZOOLOGY
    BLUE WHALE
    VAULTED CENTRAL HALL
    10 TONNES

  54. 1.80 million
    2.zoology
    3.-
    4.10 tons

  55. 80 million
    Zoology
    Central hall
    Blue whale
    10 tons

  56. Jakir Ansari says:

    1. 80 Million
    2. Geology
    3. Central Halls
    4. Blue Whale
    5. 10 tons

  57. 1. 8 million
    2. zoology
    3. centre room
    4. blue whale
    5. 10 tons

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