Here is one section of IELTS Listening Practice – it is much easier than the real one.
Questions 34 and 40
You will hear part of a seminar given at a Hotel Management School. Circle the letter beside the most suitable answer for each of the questions below. The first one has been done for you as an example.
Example: How many major career areas does the lecturer mention?
34. For each professional area the lecturer discusses:
A. the professional qualifications necessary
B. the available career opportunities
C. the personal skills needed
D. all of the above
35. The reception desk in a hotel is described as:
A. impressive at first
B. a switchboard operating system
C. the nervous centre of the hotel
D. the first point of contact with a guest
36. It is essential in front desk and reception work to have:
A. a foreign language
B. a good dictionary
C. switchboard operation skills
D. none of the above
37. The lecturer says that a member of a drink and bar service team:
A. need not have a thorough knowledge of wine
B. must not drink on the job
C. can eventually become a wine maker
D. can eventually manage a cellar dealing only with wines