This listening practice is based on the Royal Wedding between Prince Harry and Megan Markle in the UK.

# Royal Wedding Listening Practice

# Listening Questions 1-8

This listening practice is designed to check your ability to **listen for numbers**.

- Always read through the questions before listening.
- Get your pencil and paper ready to make notes!!
- It’s quite an easy listening exercise, but there are a lot of numbers to note down 🙂

**Questions**

Answers should be no more than one word and/or a number.

- When did Queen Victoria get married?
- Which date in May did Prince Harry and Megan get married?
- How many people were invited to their wedding?
- How old is Prince Philip?
- What is the approximate cost of the wedding?
- How long was the bride’s veil?
- How many people watched the wedding worldwide?
- What year was Anne Boleyn executed?

## Recording Audio

Listen only once.

## Answers

The answers are available to this lesson. **Click below to see the answers**:

**ANSWERS TO ROYAL WEDDING LISTENING**

All the best

Liz

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Saturday 19th may 2018

600

96

20million

300000

18million

1536

1. 1840

2. 19th May 2018

3. 600

4. 96 Years

5. 20 Million Pounds

6. 16 Foot

7. 18 Million

8. 1536

1. 1814

2. 19/05/2018

3. 600

4. 96

5. £20 million

6. 16feet

7. 18million

8. ?

.

1. 1840

2. May 19, 2018

3. 600 people

4. 96 years

5. Twenty Million Pounds

6. 16Feet

7. 18 Million People

8. 1536

1.1840

2.19

3.1600

4.96

5.20 million pound

6.16 feet

7.18 million

8.1536

1. 1840

2.19 may 2018

3.600

4.96 Years

5. 20 million

6.16 feet

7.18 million

8.1536

1.1840

2. 19thMay

3. 600poeple

4. 96years

5. 20million

6.16feet

7. 18million

8. 19th May

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Answer

1. 1841

2. 19

3. 600

4. 96

5. 20 million pond

6. 16 feet

7. 18 million

8.1536

1. 1840

2. 19 may

3. 600

4. 96 years

5. 20 million

6. 16 feet

7. 80 million

8. 1536

1.1840

2.9th May

3.600

4.96 years

5.over 20.000.000

6.16foot

7.18 million people

8.1536

1840

19th May 2018

600

96 years

20 million pounds

16 foot

18 million pounds

1536

Read the instructions carefully.

1. 1840

2. 19

3. 600

4. 96

5. £ 20000000

6. 16

7. 18.000.000

8. 1536

1. 1840

2. 19 may

3. 600 people

4. 96 years

5. £20million

6. 16 foot

7. 18 million

8. 1536

1840

19/5/2018

600

96

20000000

16 foot

18000000

19/5/1536

1.1850

2.19th

3.1600

4.96

5.2000000

6.16

7.18

8.1536

1.1840

1.1814

2.May 19th

3.600 people

4.96 years

5.£20 000 000

6.?

7.18 000 000 people

8.1536

1,1940

2,1918

3,600

4,96

5,20,000,000

6,16

7,18,000,000

8,1536

1.1840

2.19 MAY 2018

3.ABOUT 600

4.96 YEARS

5.£20 MILLION

6.16 FOOT

7.18 MILLION

8.1536

1. 1840

2. 19th

3. 600

4. 96 years

5. £20 million

6. 16 feet

7. 18 million

8. 1536

1. 1840

2. 19-05-2018

3. 600

4. 96 years

5. Over £20,000,000

6. 16 foot

7. 18 million

8. 1536

1840

19th

About 600

96 years

£20 million

16 foot

18 million

1536

1.1840

2. 19thMay

3.600

4.96 years

5.20 million pound

6.16 foot

7.18 million

8.19-5-1536

1.1840

2.sat 19th may 2018

3.600

4.96

5.20 million

6.16

7.8 million

8.1536

1.1840

2.19 may

3.600

4. 96

5.300million

6.16 foot

7.18 million

8. 1536

1.1840

2.19 May

3.600

4.96

5. 20000000 Pound

6.16 foot

7.18 Million

8. 1536

1840

19th May

600

20 million pound

16 feet

18 billon

1536

1840

19th

About 600

96 Years

20 million

16 feet

18 million

1536

1: 1840

2: 19th

3: About 600

4: 96 years

5: 20 million Pound

6: 16 foot

7: 18 million people

8: 1536

1) 1840

2) 19th

3) 600

4) 96

5) 20 Million

6) 16 Feet

7) 18 Million

8) 1536

1840

19th May 2018

600 people

90 years old

20 million pounds

16 Feet

18 million

1536

1.1840

2.19th may 2018

3.600 people

4. 90 years old

5. 20 million pounds

6. 16 feet

7. 18 million

8.1536

1. 1840

2. 19th

3. 600

4. 96

5. £20,000,000

6. 16 feet

7. 18 million

8. 1536

1.1840

2.19 May 2018

3.600

4.96

5.£20,000,000

6.16ft

7.19 May 1536

1.1840

2.19 May 2018

3.600

4.96 years

5.over £20 millions

6.16 feet

7. 18 millions

8 1536

1. 1840

2. 19th of May

3. 600

4. 96

5. £20.000.000

6. 16 foot

7. 18 million

8. 1536

1.1840

2. Saturday 19 may 2018

3.About 600

4.96 years

5.20 million pounds

6.16 foot

7.18 million

8.1536

1840,19,600,96years,20,000,000 pounds,16feet,16,000,000,1536

I am confused with the answers in ONE WORD or number.

The answers:

1. 1840

2. 19th May or 19 May or 19th May, 2018 or 19 May, 2018? Which one is correct?

3. 96 YO or 96 or 96 years old? which one is correct?

4. 20,000,000 pounds or 20,000,000 and symbol of pound or 20,000,000? Which one is correct?

5. 16 foot or 16 feet?

6. 18,000,000 or 18,000,000 people?

7. 1536

1. 1840

2. Saturday 19th May 2018

3. About 600 people

4. 96years old

5. Over £20 million pounds

6. 16 foot

7. 18million people worldwide

8. 1536

1. 1840

2. 19 May

3. around 600

4. 96 years

5. over 20,00,000(unable to include pound symbol here)

6. 16 foot

7. 18 million

8. 1536

1. 1840

2. 19th May

3. 600

4. 96

5. 20 million pounds

6. 16 foot

7. 18 million

8. 1536

1814

19may

600

96

20 million

60 foot

18 million

1536

1840

19 May

600

96 years

20 Million

16 ft

18 million

1536

1840

19 May 2018

600

96 years

20 million pound

16 foot

18 million

1536

1 1840

2 19th

3 about 600

4 96 years

5 over 20million

6 16feet

7 18million

8 1538

1-1840

2- 19th May

3-about 600

4-96 years old

5-over 20 millions pounds

6-16 feet

7- 18 millions people

8-1536

8-

1. 1840

2. 19th May

3. 600 people

4. 96 years

5. over 20M pounds

6. 16 foot

7. 18M people

8. 1536

1-1840

2-19th

3-600

4-96 years

5-£20,000,000

6-16ft

7-£18,000,000

8-1536

1-1840

2-19th

3-600

4-96

5-20 million

6-16t

7-18 million

8-1536

1. 1840

2. 19 May

3. about 600

4. 96years

5. 20,000 000 pounds

6. 16 foot

7. about 18 000 000

8.1536

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1.1840

2. 19 May 2018

3.600

4.

5.estimated over 20milion pound

6.16 ft

7.18000 million

8. 1536

1.1840

2.19th

3.600

4.96

5.20,000,000

6. 6

7.18,000,000

8.1536.

1840

19th May

600

96 years

£20,000,000

16 foot

18 million

1536

1. 1840

2. 19th

3. About 600

4. 96

5. £20 million

6. 16 foot

7. 18 million

8. 1536

1.1840

2.19th

3.600

4.96

5.20million pounds

6.15 feet

7.18 million

8.1536

1. 1840

2. 19

3. 600

4. 96

5. 20 million

6. 16 foot

7. 18 million

8. 1536

1.1840

2.19

3.600

4.96 YEARS

5.£20,000,000

6.16 FEET

7.18,000,000

8.1536

1 1840

2 19th

3 600

4 96 years

5 20 million

6 16 feet

7 18 million

8 1836

8) 1536

1. 1840

2. 19th

3. 600

4. 96

5.20000000

6. 16

7. 18000000

8. 1536

1. 1840

2. 19th

3. 600

4. 96

5. £20 Million

6. 16 foot

7. 18 million

8. 1536

1.1840

2.19nth

3.600

4.96

5.£20 million

6.16foot

7.18million

8.1536

1. 1840

2. 19th

3. 600 people

4. 96

5. £20m

6. 16 foot

7. 18 million

8. 1536

1) 1840

2) 19th

3) 600

4) 96

5) £20 million

6) 16 feet

7) 18 millions

8) 1536

1.1840

2.19

3.600

4.96

5.20 million pounds

6.16

7.18 million

8.1536

1 . 1840

2. 19 th may

3. 600

4. 92

5. 20 million pounds

6. 16 ft

7. 18 million

8. 1976

1. 1840

2. 19/5/2018

3.600

4.96 years

5.over £20million

6. 16 feet

7.18 million

8.1536

1.year 1814

2.19 th

3.600 people

4.96 years

5.£20 million

6.16 foot

7.18 million

8.year 1536

1. 1814

2. 19th

3. 600

4. 96 years

5. 200,000,000 pounds

6. 16 foot

7. 18 Million

81536

1. 1840

2. 19th

3. 600

4. 96

5. 20 million-pounds

6. 16 foot

7. 18 million

8. 1536

1) 1840

2)Saturday the 19th of May,2018

3) 600

4)96 years

5)20 million

6)16 foot

7)18 million

8) May 19th 1536