Academic Listening Practice 3

Before you listen to the audio it is important to have a look at the instructions and the questions to get a clear idea about what is expected in this practice test. As you would be aware, the audio is played just once in the actual test, so, it is important that you do not miss any key information as you listen. As far as this practice test is concerned, you are free to listen to the audio as many times before answering the questions but as you proceed to take further tests try to answer the questions in a single audio play.

Test Instructions: Read the instructions carefully and answer as per the requirement:

A. Have a look at Questions 1 – 5 and proceed to listen to the below audio. You will hear a radio program about the Iron Age and La Téne Art.

B. Complete the sentences below based on your understanding of the audio. You can write a maximum of 3 words per question.

C. Note your answers on a notepad or sheet of paper. After completion click on Check Answers button available below. The complete script of the audio is provided for your reference as well.

The Iron Age and La Téne Art

1. The La Téne style of Celtic art was named after a site in _________________.

2. The style was influenced heavily by ____________ designs of classical art of the _____________ world.

3. The La Téne Art showed a particular preference for the use of _____________ in designs that were often laid out using a _______________.

4. In Ireland, decoration in the La Téne style is applied to ______________ , stonework and _______________.

5. During the 3rd century BC, Irish metal-smiths had mastered the techniques of ________________ tools and weapons of iron.

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