These phrase and synonyms can help you improve your listening band score in IELTS exam

20 synonyms for IELTS Listening Test (Part 1)

20 synonyms for IELTS Listening Test (Part 2)

Phrases and their synonyms for IELTS listening test (p2)

20.    Become outdated = over ten years old; not good enough now

21.    Being allowed extra time = extend the deadline

22.    Birthday = a special occasion

23.    Book a meeting = set up a meeting

24.    Calculate = measure

25.    Cheap = very little cost

26.    Clear analysis of data can be considered original = what make your work original is the perspective you provide by your interpretation of it

27.    Competitive advantage = competitive edge

28.    Create their own timetables = work schedule out for themselves

29.    Data = information

30.    Doing a lot of sitting around and chatting = sociable

31.    During very dry periods = in times of drought

32.    Easy to get to (a place) = a convenient location

33.    Facility used most = facility you make most use of

34.    Flora and fauna = plants and animals

35.    Focus on where your meat, fruit and vegetables are sourced from = focus on the origin of food products.

36.    Focus too much on statistics = concentrate rather too much on the figures

37.    Found plenty of material on the topic = there were tons of articles

38.    Get approval from sb = have support from sb

39.    Go back to (a place) = return to (a place)

40.    Good weather conditions = even though it was the middle of winter, there wasn’t any snow

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