ielts reading practice test pdf 2023-24 with answers

      Are you gearing up for the IELTS test and need focused preparation for the Reading module? Look no further! Our updated IELTS Academic Reading Practice Tests pdf for 2023-24 are here to assist you. Comprising three parts and 40 questions, these tests mirror the actual exam's format. Each test section features 500-700 words extracted from reputable sources like journals, magazines, newspapers, and scholarly works. The topics cover general interest areas, providing you with varied and insightful reading material. 

                                  IELTS Academic Reading Practice Test 2023-24 pdf

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Ielts reading practice test pdf

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Types of questions in IELTS reading Test

There are two different kind of IELTS Reading. Academic reading and General reading.
ielts academic reading test contain 40 question.  

  • matching information – you have to find the information from given paragraph Like paragraph A,B,C,D and so on. just read the statement of question clearly and find the answer from the paragraph. Mostly the information are given in the first two and lines and last lines.
  • Matching headlines – match the paragraph information with given question, sometimes you have to read full passage. No paragraph and heading used twice. 
  • Multiple choice – MCQ Questions select the one answer by read the paragraph, just follow the keywords, it will be easy to find answer.
  • Matching sentence endings – just match the ending information with the starting of the sentence. you could be confusing to find it, because most of the information are paraphrased by the author. 
  • List of headings - it is the most difficult section in the IELTS reading section. but if you do practice it becomes so easy.  
  • True False and not given -this kind of question little tricky, most student finding difficulty to solve it. Author saying exact same which information given in paragraph then it is true, if the statement is contradicted s then is false and if the information not given in the paragraph then it will be not given. 
  • Yes no and not given – these are the same type of question as previous but keep remembering always read carefully what are they asking. 
  • Diagram completion and label the diagram question – Diagram is based on the information provide in the paragraph. it could be process chart, mechanism, or flow chart. There will be space and you have to write the words in between them.
  • Fill in the blanks. - blanks are the easiest part of reading just read the para and find the answer.


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  1. IELTS Reading practice test 1
  2. IELTS Reading practice test 2
  3. IELTS Reading practice test 311
  4. IELTS Reading practice test 4
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  20. IELTS Reading practice test 20

Also check few Cambridge particular test 

Frequently Asked Questions

Are these tests similar to the official IELTS test?
Yes, these IELTS reading PDF tests are based on the official IELTS Academic test organized by IDP.
Can I get good band score by practicing these test?
Practicing these tests, which are based on previous IELTS exams, can significantly improve your chances of obtaining a good score. While the actual IELTS exam won't directly repeat the same paragraphs or questions from these practice tests, practicing them can make you more familiar with the types of content and question formats that typically appear on the test. This familiarity can boost your confidence and enhance your performance. So, yes, with consistent practice, you can improve your IELTS score and increase your confidence for the actual exam.
do I need any extra classes to improve my ielts reading?

no i dont think so, if you are correcting 25 plus question in one hour, you can dont need any coaching, more over you can also read this article for improving ielts reading skills


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  1. Please provide answers for questions 21 to 35

  2. pLEASE PROVIDE ANSWERS OF Ielts reading practice test 8 pdf... answer link is wrong, its showing previous test answer

  3. where are the answers of reading test 8??????

  4. PLEASE PROVIDE ans key or reading 8. it is showing previous (test 7) ans.

  5. either these teste are too easy or I have improved my reading skills successfully

  6. Does anybody here have a copy of the answers for practice 8?

  7. please provide us the the answer key for exercise 8.

  8. Guys, I searched for answers along with the passage name. The answers are available online

  9. Thanks so much for much material

  10. Thank you very much ! other most of sites just tracking students and wasting time.

  11. Thanks a lot and appreciated work without any doubt.

  12. can you please upload the answer of general reading test 10 pdf answer sheet

  13. Thanks for your altruistic attitude.

  14. Is these 20 first tests for academic reading or general reading? Please someone guide please.

  15. Hi there! Thanks for all your effort. I wanted to point out that in Reading Test 22 there is no question 27 in the Reading... and from question 28 to 40 the answers have nothing to do with the task (there is no True or False in the exercise for example).

  16. Can I get the answers of 8th one

  17. does same kind of tests come in exams

  18. Hi, are these official tests provided by British Console or IDP? Thanks!!!

  19. Please can you kindly provide all the answers in pdf format, some are not. From number 50 - 65 the answers can't open. Please kindly help fix it

  20. Can e really get a good band score after doing these tests

    1. Yes, if you are getting good score in these tests

  21. Do tests are similar to real exams?

  22. please upload more sir, love from germany

  23. Is it academic or general training ?

  24. Are these test previous real test by IELTS ? Because, I think it is quite easy compared to previous test I've done.

  25. Is it a actual test or a practise one?

  26. Where's answer keys of exercises 31 to 35?

  27. Thank you for the effort.. Great work.. I am relying on these reading exercises for my exam.. but i found that some answers for the 6th test differs from the original passage.. i dont know whether its acceptable to write something in our answers which are totally different words from the question.. Thank you!

  28. This is great. Unfortunately, in test 18 questions #36-40 are missing/incomplete. Could you please show us the complete one? I'd appreciate it. Thank you.

  29. Amazing job, it's totally helpful 🙏

  30. Thank you so much for this amazing training material

  31. Thanks you so much you done a job

  32. Thanks they really helped i will refer to my friends
    these should be tried before exams

  33. IELTS Reading Practice 3, answers 25-27 are not correct in the answer sheet. The answers should be: 25. YES, 26. NO, 27. NO

    1. What about students those are practicing from this web ? How do they know either answer wrong or right ?

  34. ELTS Reading Practice 18 answers are not correct 36 to 40. please correct it

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  35. sir, if u care for comming generations, please watch ielts reading pdf 5 question number 25; it should be no cause passage is saying some of the european countries rate is below than developing countries

  36. how can i download all these at once ?

  37. how can i download all these tests at once ?