Paper 2: Listening

Paper 2: Listening is externally assessed  and consists of comprehension exercises on three audio texts. The aim of this section is to help you to improve your listening skills and be perfectly prepared and confident for the exam.

Essential questions

⇨ What are the assessment requirements for Paper 2: Listening?

⇨ What reading skills and strategies are required to be successful in this paper?

⇨ How important are text types and types of questions for Paper 2: Listening?

⇨ How can you make your listening practice effective and successful?

You will find the answer to these essential questions in the following sections.

  • Assessment requirements for this component

  • The four steps used to effective listening with effective and exhaustive practice

  • Oral text types used in the development of listening comprehension

  • Types of questions with exam tips.



  • Nivel medio (SL)

    En esta sección: Trabajamos la comprensión auditiva (Prueba 2) dentro de las áreas temáticas y a través de cuatro temas.    

  • Nivel superior (HL)

    En esta sección: Trabajamos la comprensión auditiva (Prueba 2) dentro de las áreas temáticas y a través de cuatro temas.