Watch videos of British Council IELTS experts giving advice on how to prepare for the IELTS Listening paper, and what to do on test day. Get valuable IELTS Listening tips, and find out exactly what the examiner is looking for.
In IELTS Listening, you will hear several different accents and do a range of task types — and you can only listen to the recording once! That’s why you need the wealth of IELTS Listening online practice offered by Road to IELTS.
When you’re ready, try one of the practice tests. Road to IELTS includes plenty of mock IELTS Listening test papers — with audio and questions from British Council specialists. It’s a great confidence booster!
And if you’re taking the computer-delivered version of the test, you need to practise with the CD IELTS Simulator. This takes you through exactly what you’ll be doing on test day.
In the IELTS Listening test, you only hear the recording once — if you miss an answer, it’s gone. Take a look at three strategies to improve your test answers.
Here are some of the most interesting questions candidates have asked us about the Listening test. Some of these you may have wondered about yourself, so read on for IELTS listening tips, tricks and insights.