Short Listening Task 1

Confident female nurse with arms crossed over white background

This is a short OET Listening Test that you can complete in 5 minutes.

  • Step 1 – Play back the audio
  • Step 2 – Click “Let’s Play” button below.
  • Step 3 – As you listen, select the correct option.

NB: This is not an exact OET Listening Test. The purpose of these tests is to prepare for the real OET Listening test that has over 40 questions.

You hear a nurse talking to her colleague about a patient’s request to leave the ward:

  • Question of

    Mr Taylor is suffering from _________.

    • Inflammatory Bowel Disease
    • irritable bowel syndrome
    • Celiac Disease
  • Question of

    Mr Taylor has had this condition for _________.

    • for many months
    • for many weeks
    • for many years
  • Question of

    Mr Taylor has had heartburn ________.

    • After meals
    • Before meals
  • Question of

    He dealt with this situation by taking ________.

    • H2 blockers
    • antacids
    • Proton pump inhibitors
  • Question of

    His condition worsened a _______.

    • a month ago
    • a week ago
    • a year ago
  • Question of

    At present Mr Taylor’s chief concern is ________.

    • bloating
    • Crohn’s Disease
    • Lactose Intolerance

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