*** Dạng câu hỏi IELTS MỚI (Kỳ 2): Cập nhật các tháng 5,6,7/2010

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1. Tóm lượt đề thi tại các nước Đông Âu (July 2010 – Academic Module)

Listening test

Section 1. A printing company arranging an order for a hotel company.
Section 2. Sounded similar to an advertisement of a hotel.
Section 3. A dialogue between a researcher and a representative of a university.
Section 4. A monologue about perfumes.

Reading test

Passage 1. New transport systems.
Passage 2. Aquaculture.
Passage 3. Assessing risk.

Writing test

Writing Task 1

A graph showing the percentage of river water of good quality in four countries for a particular period. There was also a forecast for the future.

Writing Task 2

People spend more and more time at their work place and don’t spend enough time with family and friends. Why is this happening? What consequences can this have for the family life and society?

Speaking test


– What is your full name?
– Do you work or study?
– What do you study?
– Why do you study this?

– Do you prefer watching films at home or in the cinema?
– Time: does it go slowly or fast?
– Do you usually wear a watch?

Cue Card

Describe a person you have lived with, please say:
– How long have you lived together?
– What did you feel like when you lived with him/her?
– What activities did you do together?


– Do you think young people should leave home earlier?
– What do parents think about this?
– What are the pros and cons of accommodation versus your own home?
– Should the government help poor people find a place to live?
– Does the Bulgarian government help in this respect?

2. Tóm lượt đề thi tại US và Ấn Độ (June 2010 – General Module)

Listening test

Section 1. A conversation between a real estate agent and a lady looking to buy a single family home.

Section 2. A commentary on local farmer’s produce and sales.

Section 3. Patent attorney giving speech on patents and related careers information, laws, etc.

Section 4. A conversation between 2 students about water hyacinth – its impact on environment, control methods in use and the process.

Reading test

Passage 1. Advertisements A to G.
Questions: Q1 – Q9.

Passage 2. London’s transportation system and it’s outreach to public.
Questions: Q10 – Q14.

Passage 3. Workplace safety.
Questions: Q15 – Q20.

Passage 4. Traveling related reimbursement rules and regulations.
Questions Q21 – Q27.

Passage 5. Australian bird that is endangered, nesting process, hatching, scientific experiment on some rabbits virus and it’s impact on birds.
Questions: Q28 – Q40.

Writing test

Writing task 1 (a letter)

Write a letter to a friend who is visiting in your country the first time. Tell them the best time of year to come, what places they could visit and invite them to meet your family.

Writing task 2 (an essay)

Discuss the issue of media publicity affecting people’s personal lives. Some people think publicity is essential, others think there should be means of controlling publication of private information. What is your opinion?

Speaking test

– What is your full name?
– Where are you from?
– What do you do – study or work? Do you enjoy it?
– Is being on time important to you?
– Do you wear a watch? Why is it important?

Cue Card

Talk about a book that you read when you were a child, please say
– who gave it to you,
– what the name of the book was,
– what you liked about it.


– Why is reading so important?
– At what age should parents start reading to their children? Why?
– Do you think government should have free public libraries?

– Do you know your neighbors?
– How often do you talk?
– Do you like your neighbors? Why?
– How should neighbors help each other?
– How do neighbors annoy each other?

3. Tóm lượt đề IELTS tại SIngapore và Thái Lan (June 2010 – Academic Module)

Listening test

Section 1. A telephone call related to travel, the person was asking about a program, transportation, meals, insurance, price, etc.

Section 2. About a listening problem of a student, they talked about ways to develop listening skills such as dictation and movie subtitles.

Section 3. Academic lecture about a tree, general background, colors, formation stages, etc.

Section 4. Don’t remember.

Reading test

Passage 1. About ships and their inventors.

Passage 2. Problem at Everglade in the US, background, 3 researchers who explained the cause of the problem (some theories that were opposite to one another).

Passage 3. About science fiction books, their authors and the definition of this particular genre in literature.

Writing test

Writing Task 1 (a report)

There were 2 pie charts. 1st pie chart showed the proportion of people’s spending on fashion, housing, food, clothes, luxury, travel and entertainment in certain European countries in 1958. 2nd pie chart showed the proportion of people’s spending on fashion, housing, food, clothes, luxury, travel and entertainment in certain European countries in 2008.

Writing Task 2 (an essay)
Not many young people living in rural areas have access to university education. Universities should make it easier for people from rural areas. To what extent do you agree or disagree with this statement?

Speaking test


– Where are you from?
– Do you work or study?
– What is your career?
– is your job popular in your country?
– Is it hard to get your position?
– Do you think mobile phones or cell phones are good or bad? Why? Describe disadvantages of a mobile phone.

Cue card

Describe a piece of advanced equipment in your home, please say
– What is it?
– How did you get it?
– How often do you use it?


– In your country, do elderly people use advanced devices?
– Is using advanced devices difficult for the elderly?
– Do you think people have advanced devices without a real need for them?