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IELTS Listening Revision – Section 3 Questions on a History Lecture



Questions 21-23:


Complete the sentences below.


Write ONE WORD ONLY for each answer.


The handout covers (21) ……………….. general topics. As well as students of history, there are students of (22) ……………….. at the lecture. The lecturer’s own motivation for studying history is that he finds it (23) ……………….. .



Questions 24-30:


How does the lecturer describe each type of history?


Write the correct letter A, B or C next to questions 24-30.


A. traditional type of history

B. modern type of history

C. type of history which looks to the future


24. political history: ………………..

25. post-modern history: ………………..

26. feminist history: ………………..

27. social history: ………………..

28. economic history: ………………..

29. military history: ………………..

30. ethnic history: ………………..


The IELTS Listening Test



Please find the recording here (the relevant section starts from 16:03 to 21:33) and the answers here.



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Why is it important to learn and understand history? Watch this TED Talk from Prof. Patrick Allitt.





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