Our friend N took the IELTS test in Australia and remembered the following information:

Listening testIELTS test in Australia

Section 1. A phone conversation about a trip to Arizona.

Section 2. Two students were discussing their project.

Section 3. Don’t remember.

Section 4. A presentation about birds called Puffins, including their eating, nesting and hunting habits.

Reading test

Passage 1. The history of one of the famous palaces.

Passage 2. About the decision-making process.

Passage 3. Don’t remember.

Writing test

Writing task 1 (a report)

We were given a report showing figures for ten famous sports in Canada between 1995 and 2005.

Writing task 2 (an essay)

International travel is extremely popular these days. What are the advantages and disadvantages of this trend? Include your opinion and examples from your own experience.

Speaking test


– What is your full name?
– Can I see your ID?
– Where are you from?
– Do you work or study?
– Do you like holidays? Why?
– Why are holidays important?

Cue Card

Describe your recent holiday trip. Please say

– Where and when did you go?
– Who was there with you?
– Why did you choose that place?


– Do children play mostly inside or outside in your country?
– What are the benefits of playing indoors or outdoors?
– What skills do they learn while playing?
– Is it important in your country that children participate in games individually or as a team?

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