IELTS Listening Practice Test 19

IELTS Listening Section 3

Questions 21-24

Which FOUR features below are mentioned by the woman as characteristic of pu-erh tea?
Choose FOUR letters: A-H.

A Pu-erh is a dark tea
B The tea leaves are picked and sorted by machines
C It comes from a region of southern China called Yunnan
D It undergoes a period of aging in the open air
E It is a white tea
F Pu-erh tea is expensive
G The taste is very bitter
H The tea is sold in tea bags

Questions 25, 26

Choose the correct answer: A, B or C.

25 What is the likely job of the man?
A A journalist
B A tea farmer
C An artist

26 Why does the woman dislike teabags?
A She is allergic to them
B They smell strange
C Because the tea is trapped and cannot move freely

Questions 27-30

Complete the sentences below.
Write ONE WORD for each answer.

27 Tea must be brewed in the way to fully experience it.
28 The effect of on the taste of pu-erh is similar to that of wine.
29 Pu-erh tea leaves are gathered into big piles by the .
30 Tea meditation involves focusing on two things: and body.

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