Tuần này Ce Phan biên soạn và giới thiệu đến các bạn chủ đề học tiếng Anh tiếp theo là Giao thông (traffic). Đây là một phần bài học trong đó. Các câu hỏi thực hành cho phần IELTS Listening bên dưới sẽ là những bài thực hành kèm theo với các bài học khác mà Ce Phan đã đăng trên chương trình học tiếng Anh www.timeline.cep.com.vn

Exercise 1: 

Questions 1-7

Complete the form below, using NO MORE THAN THREE WORDS AND/OR A NUMBER for each answer.

Travel Safe

INSURANCE PLC

Department:   Motor Insurance

Client details:
Name:   Elisabeth   1 ....................
Date of birth:   8.10.1975
Address:     2 .................... (street)
     Callington (town)
Policy number:     3 ....................

Accident details:
Date:     4 ....................
Time: Approx.     5 ....................
Supporting evidence:     6 ....................
Medical problems (if any):     7 .................... injuries

 

Listening Tip

In the IELTS Listening exam, you may be asked to label a map or plan. In such questions, think of ways you can describe where places are before you listen. You will need to think of vocabulary for directions, for example: on the left, first right, along the road and vocabulary for places or position, such as opposite, next to, behind, at the end of the street.

Questions 8-10

Label the diagram/plan below. Write the correct letter, A–G, next to questions 8–10.

IELTS Listening Test

 8 traffic lights ....................
 9 petrol station ....................
 10 blue van ....................

 

Exercise 2:

IELTS Listening: gap-fill summary. NO MORE THAN TWO WORDS OR/AND A NUMBER

Listen to the recording about road safety and fill the gaps in the summary.

Summary:

Traffic in Europe is increasingly (11)____________. The aim of the 'European Road Safety Day' is to reduce the (12) ____________ from road accidents throughout the European Union.

The number of lives saved every year since 2001 has (13) ____________ markedly in line with (14)____________. However, there are still nearly (15)____________ people killed on Europe's roads each year.

The big problems to address are speed, alcohol or drugs, and not wearing a (16)____________. These are the (17)____________ of accidents.

 

Exercise 3:

NO MORE THAN TWO WORDS OR/AND A NUMBER

Traffic Jams is a situation caused by too many (18)__________, (19)__________, and buses becoming stuck in long (20)____________ on the road.

It is estimated that by 2050 there will be (21)________________________.

Gridlock means that roads in towns and cities are so (22)____________ that traffic is (23) __________ to move.

How many motor vehicles are there in Mumbai? (24)____________________.

In the recording, potent is described as a synonym of (25)_______________.

Rush Hour is a phrase that means "The (26)_________ time of (27)_________".

Traffic in London is slower now than it was (28) ______________________.

The solution is better technology to make cars (29) __________________________.

How many Kilometers was the world's longest traffic jam? (30)___________________.

How long did it last? (31)________________.

 

Answer keys:

1. Ricard
2. 60 Forest Road
3. CZ8809
4. 12th September / 12.09
5. 8.30 pm / half past eight
6. police report
7. minor injuries
8. G
9. C
10. D
11. heavy
12. death toll
13. gone up
1 4. forecasts
15. 38,000
16. seatbelt / seat belt (can be written as one word or two)
17. principal causes
18. Cars
19. Lorries
20. Queues
21. 4 Billion Cars
22. Blocked
23. Unable
24. 1.8 million
25. Powerful
26. Busiest
27. Day
28. 100 years ago
29. Less Gas-Guzzling
30. 100 Kilometters
31. 12 days

 

More exercises:

Section 1 Questions 1–10

Questions 1–5: Complete the notes below. Write no more than two words and/or a number for each answer.

Transport from Bayswater

Example - Answer Destination - Harbour City

  • Express train leaves at (1) …………………….

  • Nearest station is (2) …………………….

  • Number 706 bus goes to (3) …………………….

  • Number (4) ……………………. bus goes to station

  • Earlier bus leaves at (5) …………………….

 

Questions 6–10: Complete the table below. Write no more than one word and/or a number for each answer.

 

Transport

Cash Fare

Card Fare

 

Bus

 (6) $ ……………

$1.50

 

Train (peak)

 $10

$10

 

Train (off-peak) – before 5pm or after (7) …………… pm)

 $10

(8) $ ……………

 

(9) …………… ferry

 $4.50

$3.55

 

Tourist ferry ((10) ……………)

 $35

-

 

Tourist ferry (whole day)

 $65

-

 

Exercise 2:

Listen here: https://www.ielts-exam.net/practice_tests/39/IELTS_Listening_2_Section_1/328/

Dreamtime travel agency
Tour information

Example

Answer

Holiday name

Whale Watch Experience

Holiday length:

2 days

Type of transportation:

(1) ....................

Maximum group size:

(2) ....................

Next tour date:

(3) ....................

Hotel name:

(4) The ....................

Questions 5 and 6: Choose TWO letters A–E.

Which TWO things are included in the price of the tour?

 

A fishing trip

 

B guided bushwalk

 

C reptile park entry

 

D table tennis

 

E tennis

Questions 7-10: Complete the sentences below, using NO MORE THAN THREE WORDS AND/OR A NUMBER for each answer.

7) The tour costs $.....................

8) Bookings must be made no later than .................... days in advance.

9) A .................... deposit is required.

10) The customer's reference number is .....................

 

Answer keys:

1. by minibus / a mini bus
2. 15 / 15 people
3. April (the) 18th
4. Pallisades
5. B (D)
6. D (B)
7. 280
8. 14
9. 20%
10. 39745T

 

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