Listening – Section 2

Listening – section 2


IELTS practice Listening test audio: section 2


SECTION 2                  Questions 11- 20

Questions 11- 14

Which statement applies to each of the following people or organizations?

Choose FOUR answers from the box and write the correct letter, A-F, next to Questions 11-14.

A. her property can be damaged by rising sea levels
B. lost appreciation in property values to climate changes
C. all her life savings are used in her coastal condo
D. coastal properties exposed to rising sea levels are less lucrative
E. how much home owners and communities should worry
F. climate scientists noted shortcomings in the studies

Researchers name list:
11. Nancy Meehan claims that …………………….
12. Denis Champagne can’t be sure if ………………………
13. Research at the First Street Foundation suggests ………………………
14. A study at the University of Colorado found …………………


Questions 15- 20

Complete the summary below.

Write NO MORE THAN TWO WORDS for each answer.

The First Street Foundation study utilizes 15.________ rise predictions from the 16. ________ of Engineers. These figures are more alarming than the numbers from the National Oceanic and 17. ___________ which usually provides the statistical data for such studies. These predictions have 18. ____________ on the assessment of current 19. ____________ values. These figures are based on areas where 20. __________ is already happening.