IELTS test in India – May 2013 (General Training)

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Listening testIELTS test in India

Section 1. Insurance form completion.

Section 2. Don’t remember.

Section 3. Survey form completion about teaching methods.

Section 4. Research into dolphins.
Questions: short-answer questions, multiple choice.

Reading test

Passage 1. Summer camp in New Zealand.
Questions: filling in blanks, True/False/Not Given.

Section 2, 3. Don’t remember.

Section 4. The history of pen invention.
Questions: True/False/Not Given, match headings to paragraphs.

Writing test

Writing task 1 (a letter)

One of your friends is planning to visit your country and asking you for some information. Write a letter to him/her and say

– when the best period to visit your country is
– suggest a plan for the travel
– recommend places to visit in your country

Writing Task 2 (an essay)

In many countries schools are open before and after normal hours so children of working parents can stay longer at school. Do you think there are more advantages or disadvantages to this approach?

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