Listening Skills for IELTS: Short-Answer Questions
20 Aug 2014 admin
This task tests your ability to predict the type of information needed to answer the questions. So, predicting what the speaker will talk about is an important skill you must have. Here are some tips to guide you.
•Read the questions before you listen to the text and consider what the situation might be.
•Predict what kind of information you should listen for. Think of categories and possible answers to be more accurate in their predictions.
•The information you hear will probably be expressed differently from how it is expressed in the written question.
•Listen for synonyms and paraphrases.
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