What is IELTS Listening?
Listening is going to be your first test. It will have 4 sections. These sections are will be in the order of difficulty, which is the first question will be the easiest, whereas the last one will be the most difficult one. It is going to be of 40 minutes. You need to answer 40 questions while you listen to the audio. You’ll be providing an audio clip and a booklet in your hand. You’ll be given some time to go through some few questions. At the end of the test, you will get 10 minutes extra to transfer the answer from the question booklet to an answer sheet.
The Academic version of IELTS is harder than the general version. All candidates do the same Listening and Speaking sections.