IELTS Listening Practice Test – 44

Last updated on November 30th, 2021 at 09:01 am

IELTS Listening free online practice test: This is the 44th test of our LISTENING Practice Test Series. All tests are based on real exam pattern and correspond to the actual level of difficulty you may find in the IELTS.

This test is divided into four sections – Section 1, 2, 3 and 4.

Section 1 is a telephone conversation between a customer and a sales assistant.

Section 2 is an online tour of the ‘home of the future’ given by a virtual guide.

Section 3 is a talk between a tutor and a student about future assignment.

Section 4 is a presentation given by a student on the impact of urbanization.

You can check your answers & calculate your IELTS Listening academic/general band scores at the end of this test. It is strongly advised to print the IELTS Listening answer sheet and mark your answers on the sheet as well.

Pay attention when speakers correct themselves. The second statement is usually the one that contains the correct answer.

IELTS Listening free online practice test- SECTION 1

Audio – Section 1

Questions 1-10

Complete the form below.

Write NO MORE THAN TWO WORDS AND/OR A NUMBER for each answer.

ORDER FORM

Example
Reason for call: problems with WEBSITE
Name ➡️(1) ……………………… Freeman
Title of book ➡️(2) ………………………
Author ➡️Richard (3) ………………………
Type of book ➡️(4) ………………………
Price ➡️(5) £………………………
Payment Method ➡️(6) ………………………
Delivery address ➡️(7) ………………………, London N22
Delivery type ➡️(8) ………………………
Delivery date ➡️(9) ………………………
Delivery instructions ➡️If out leave with a (10) ………………………

IELTS Listening free online practice test- SECTION 2

Audio – Section 2

Questions 11-16

Choose the correct letter – A, B or C.

11) What will wake people up in the home of the future?

A. Body temperature

B. The sound of an alarm clock

C. The movement of the bed

12) What will shoes be able to do by themselves?

A. Walk faster

B. Play music

C. Float on air

13) What kind of clothes will people be wearing?

A. Clothes that make us more intelligent.

B. Clothes that can interpret how we are feeling.

C. Clothes that are powered by electricity.

14) What can the house do?

A. Control the shower temperature

B. Turn off the taps

C. Wash your back

15) What will the internet be able to do?

A. Understand when you are worried

B. Project what’s in your fridge

C. Help find something you’ve lost

16) What will the fridge do when people are low on milk?

A. Deliver the milk

B. Send an email to the shop

C. Defrost some in the freezer

Questions 17-20

Label the map below.

Write the correct letter, A-F, next to questions 17-20.

IELTS Listening free online practice test
The living room of the future
17) Television ➡️……………………
18) Temperature control ➡️……………………
19) Bookcase ➡️……………………
20) Computer keyboard ➡️……………………

IELTS Listening free online practice test- SECTION 3

Audio – Section 3

Questions 21-25

Choose FIVE letters, A-H.

Which FIVE things has Sally already done?

A. emailed four businesses
B. written up results
C. contacted three businesses
D. started writing the assignment
E. read ‘A starting success’
F. skimmed a document
G. borrowed a book
H. researched data

Questions 26-30

Complete the flow-chart below.

Choose FIVE answers from the box and chose the correct letter, A-G, for questions 26-30.

A. beginning
B. choices
C. document
D. language
E. opening
F. questions
G. scales

HOW TO WRITE A QUESTIONNAIRE

Keep your (26) ………………………… simple.
Try to make the (27) ………………………… of the document interesting.
Make sure that the (28) ………………………… uses standard terms that aren’t too formal or informal.
Limit or avoid open questions.
Use simple (29) ………………………… to make it quicker for the recipient.
Put your (30) ………………………… in a logical order.

IELTS Listening free online practice test- SECTION 4

Audio – Section 4

Questions 31-40

Complete the notes below.

Write NO MORE THAN THREE WORDS AND/OR A NUMBER for each answer.

IMPACT OF URBANIZATION

The effect of urbanization⬇️
☑️ Example: in the US
☑️ only (31) ………………………… of land built on
☑️ loss of (32) ………………………… far larger
☑️ could impact on world (33) ………………………… in future

Research methods⬇️
☑️ a weather (34) ………………………… for clouds was used
☑️ land use divided into (35) …………………………
☑️ data used to calculate the (36) ………………………… of all areas

Results⬇️
☑️ urban areas often built on the (37) …………………………
☑️ a second study confirmed that prime land is being converted
☑️ (38) ………………………… of vegetation is lost per annum

The future⬇️
☑️ countries such as (39) ………………………… and need to do investigations
☑️ stop investing in infrastructure in areas of fertile land
☑️ encourage people to move by giving them (40) …………………………

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  1. ZARA
  2. FUTURE WORLDS
  3. WATSON
  4. SELF-HELP
  5. 12.99
  6. CREDIT CARD
  7. 62 GREEN GARDENS
  8. FREE (DELIVERY)
  9. 21ST FEBRUARY
  10. NEIGHBOUR
  11. C
  12. B
  13. B
  14. A
  15. C
  16. B
  17. A
  18. C
  19. F
  20. D
  21. C/D/F/G/H (in any order)
  22. C/D/F/G/H (in any order)
  23. C/D/F/G/H (in any order)
  24. C/D/F/G/H (in any order)
  25. C/D/F/G/H (in any order)
  26. D
  27. A
  28. C
  29. G
  30. F
  31. 3%
  32. PRODUCTIVE LAND
  33. FOOD SUPPLIES
  34. SATELLITE
  35. 3 CATEGORIES
  36. TOTAL PRODUCTIVITY
  37. BEST SOIL(S)
  38. 91 MILLION TONNES
  39. INDIA, CHINA
  40. FINANCIAL INCENTIVES
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About this test

IELTS Listening free online practice test- TEST 44 falls under ‘Moderate’ category. So, if you are scoring 32+/40 in this practice test you are highly likely to get band 7 and above in the real exam setting.

I hope you find this 44th test of our online ‘LISTENING 200+🎧 Practice Test Series’ useful. For the PDF copy & official transcript of this test, tell us in the comment section below.

Rajit

Rajit Kaushal is the co-founder and an active blogger at 'CIC Talks'. He is best known for his rich expertise in IELTS & Canadian Immigration🇨🇦. You can reach out to him at Instagram & Twitter.

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