I need IELTS speaking topics

I am doing IELTS speaking practice those days. It will be greatly appreciable if you can share with me some IELTS speaking topics.

 

 

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by Saleh_ADNA 5 months ago

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Sample IELTS Speaking Topics

Part 1 of the IELTS Speaking Module consists of personal questions about you, your family, your work, your education or other familiar topics. A categorized list of such topics and questions is given below. You can use these sample questions to rehearse for this part of the oral interview. Make sure you can speak correctly, clearly, and with ease and confidence in response to each question. Remember to make your answer interesting by providing more than the most basic information. Some of these sample questions are highly likely to appear on your exam, so review them well.

 

YOU

Describe yourself.

FAMILY

        Describe your family?

        Do you have a large or small family?

        How much time do you spend with your family?

        What do you like to do together as a family?

        Do you get along well with your family?

        Are people in your country generally close to their families?

WORK

        What do you do?

        What are your responsibilities?

        How many hours do you work each day?

        Do you enjoy your work?

        Is there some other kind of work you would rather do?

        If you could change your job or profession, what would you do?

        Describe the process of getting a job in your country.

        Describe the company or organization you work for.

        What is your position?

        What do you like about your job?

        What do you dislike about your job?

 

EDUCATION

        Describe your education.

        What kind of school did you go to as a child?

        Did you go to a co-educational school?

        What was your favourite subject as a child?

        Who was your favourite teacher?

        What is the education system like in your country?

        Do you think your country has an effective education system?

 

STUDIES

    What are you studying now?

    What is your area of specialization?

 

HOMETOWN

        Describe your hometown.

        What’s special about it?

        Where is your hometown located?

        Is it easy to travel around your hometown?

        What is it known for?

        What do people in your town do?

        What are the main industries in your hometown?

        What problems face your hometown?

        What languages are spoken in your hometown?

        What are the advantages of living in your hometown?

        What are some problems faced by your hometown?

        Compare your hometown with another city.

        What are some environmental problems faced by your hometown?

 

WEATHER

        What’s the weather like in your country?

        Does the weather affect your mood?

        How do rainy days make you feel?

        What’s your favourite season of the year?

        What do you like to do when it’s hot?

        What do you usually do in the winter?

        How many seasons does your country have?

 

HOME

        Describe your home.

        What kind of building do you live in?

        How long have you lived there?

 

WEDDING

        Have you ever been to a wedding?

        Whose wedding was it?

        Where was it held?

        What clothes do people wear?

        Describe the wedding ceremony.

        What sort if gifts do people buy for the bridal couple?

        What kind of clothes did the bride and groom wear?

 

TRAVEL

        Do you like to travel?

        What kind of places have you visited in your life?

        Which place would you really like to visit? Why?

        What’s the best place you’ve ever visited?

 

COMPUTERS

        Do you think computers help society?

        Do you think computers are bad for health?

        How do you think computers have changed the world?

 

INTERNET

        Do you use the Internet much during the day?

        What do you usually do on the Internet?

        What are some advantages of the Internet?

        What are some disadvantages?

        Do people in your country use the Internet a lot?

        Do you do any shopping on the Internet?

 

EMAIL

        Do you send and receive email regularly?

        Who do you usually communicate with?

        How often do you check your email?

        Do you think writing email has strengthened or weakened people’s writing skills?

        What are some disadvantages of email?

 

FRIEND

        Describe a friend.

        How long have you known each other?

        What do usually do together?

        What do you like the most about him / her?

        How often do you see each other?

 

PLACE

        Describe a place you like to go.

        Why is this place special to you?

        When did you first visit this place?

        Where is this place located?

        What language is spoken here? Do you speak this language?

 

SMOKING

        What do you feel about smoking in public places?

        Do you think smoking should be banned in people’s homes?

 

MARRIAGE

        What is the attitude toward marriage in your country?

        Do most young people plan on getting married in your country?

        What are some of the advantages of marriage?

        What are some of the disadvantages?

        Is the divorce rate high in your country?

        Do you think people should be allowed to get divorced?

 

HOBBIES

        Do you have any hobbies?

        What are some of your hobbies?

        When did you first develop tis hobby?

        What are some of the advantages of having a hobby?

        How much time do you spend on your hobby?

 

FILMS

        Do you enjoy watching movies?

        What’s your favourite film?

        Who are your favourite actors?

        How often do you watch films?

 

SHOPPING

        Do you enjoy shopping?

        How do you feel about shopping?

        Do you like shopping on the Internet?

        Do you have any favourite stores?

        What don’t you like about shopping?

        Which is the most popular place to shop in your hometown?

 

SPORTS

        Do you like sports?

        Do you enjoy watching sports?

        Do you enjoy participating in any sports?

        Which sports are most popular in your country?

        What’s your favourite sport?

        When did you first become interested in sports?

        How often do you participate in sports?

        What equipment do you need for your favourite sport?

 

FOOD

        What are some of your favourite foods?

        What foods are popular in your country?

        What are some of the famous dishes of your country?

        Do you enjoy cooking?

 

FESTIVAL

        What’s the most important festival in your country?

        How do people celebrate this festival?

        What special food is associated with this festival?

        What special activities are associated with this festival?

        What do you enjoy most about this festival?

        Do you think festivals are important for a society?

 

TELEVISION

        Do you watch television a lot?

        What do you usually watch on television?

        How many hours of television do you usually watch?

        What are the most popular shows in your country?

        What kind of shows do you like to watch?

        What are some advantages of television?

        What are someof the disadvantages of television?

        What did you last watch on television?

        Why do you think certain TV shows are so popular?

 

TOURISM

        Which places would you recommend to a visitor to your country?

        Do a lot of tourists visit your country?

        What do they usually do there?

        How has tourism changed your country?

        Is your country expensive for most tourists?

        What are some famous landmarks in your country?

 

DAILY ROUTINE

        Describe your daily routine.

        What do you usually do?

        What do you do on the weekend?

        What is you typical weekday like?

        Does your life change much from week to week?

        Do you have any free time during the week?

 

YOUR COUNTRY

        Which country are you from?

        Where is this country located?

        Which part of the country do most people live in?

        What are the main industries in your country?

        Is it easy to travel around your country?

 

CLOTHES

        What type of clothes do you like to wear?

        What kind of clothes do people in your country usually wear?

        How important is fashion to you?

        What kind of clothes do you dislike?

        Do you think people behave differently in different kinds of clothes?

        What kind of clothes do people wear to work in your country?

        Are clothes expensive in your country?

 

GOING OUT

        Do you like going out or staying at home?

        What do you like to do when you go out?

        How often do you go out?

        Do people in your country go our a lot?

        How and where do people in your country usually socialize?

        What kind of entertainment is popular in your country?

 

GAMES

        Do you enjoy playing any games?

        What kind of games do you play?

        Do you think adults should play games?

        What do children learn from games?

        What kind of games did you play when you were a child?

        What games are popular in your country today?

        What kind of games were popular when you were young?

        Do you think mental games like chess are good for you?

 

    COLOURS

        Do you have a favourite colour?

        What are your country’s colours?

        Do you think colours affect our moods?

        Can you learn anything about a person from the colours he / she likes?

        Do you like the same colours now as you did when you were a child?

 

MUSIC

        Do you like music?

        What kind of music do you like?

        When do you usually listen to music?

        What kind of music did you like when you were younger?

        What kind of music is popular in your country?

        Do you play any musical instruments?

        Do you wish you could play any musical instruments?

        Which is your favourite instrument?

 

IELTS Speaking Module - Part 2 - Sample Topics

In Part 2 of the IELTS Speaking Module, you need to give a short talk, of about 1-2 minutes, on a simple topic. The questions do not require any specific knowledge, but are based on personal experience. You are handed a card with the topic and you have one minute to prepare your talk. You can make notes and use these notes during your monologue. The examiner will not ask you any questions during this part of the test, so you must know how to answer all parts of the question you are given and speak fluently for a few minutes by yourself. Sample IELTS Speaking Module topics (for Part 2) are given below. It is quite likely that you will be given one of these topics or something very similar, so make sure you can speak confidently and clearly on each one.

 

Describe an artist or entertainer you admire.

You should say:

    Who they are and what they do
    How they became successful
    How you found out about them
    And explain why you admire them

 

Describe a subject you enjoyed studying at school.

You should say:

    When and where you started studying it
    What lessons were like
    What made the subject different from other subjects
    And explain why you enjoyed the subject

 

Describe an important choice you had to make in your life.

You should say:

    When you had this choice
    What you had to choose between
    Whether you made a good choice
    And explain how you felt when you were making this choice

 

Describe a job you have done.

You should say:

    How you got doing the job
    What the job involved
    How long the job lasted
    Describe how well you did the job

 

Describe an area of countryside you know and like.

You should say:

    Where it is
    What its special features are
    What you and other people do in this area
    And explain why you like it

 

Describe an object you particularly like.

You should say:

    What it is and what it looks like
    What it is made of
    What it is for
    And explain why it is special for you

 

Describe a newspaper or magazine you enjoy reading.

You should say:

    What kind of newspaper / magazine it is
    Which parts of it you read regularly
    When and where you read it
    Explain why you enjoy reading it

 

Describe something healthy you enjoy doing.

You should say:

    What you do
    Where you do it
    Who you do it with
    And explain why you think doing this is healthy

 

Describe a game or sport you enjoy playing.

You should say:

    What kind of sport it is
    Who you play it with
    Where you play it
    And explain why you enjoy playing it

 

Describe someone in your family who you like.

You should say:

    How this person is related to you
    What this person looks like
    What kind of person he/she is
    And explain why you like this person

 

Describe a museum or art gallery that you have visited.

You should say:

    Where it is
    Why you went there
    What you particularly remember about the place.

 

Describe an enjoyable event that you experienced when you were at school.

You should say:

    When it happened
    What was good about it
    Why you particularly remember this event.

 

Describe a song or piece of music you like.

You should say:

    What the song or music is
    What kind of song or music it is
    Where you first heard it
    And explain why you like it

 

Describe a festival that is important in your country.

You should say:

    When the festival occurs
    What you did during it
    What you like or dislike about it
    And explain why this festival is important

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Thank you

by malavika 2 yearss ago

Interview:
- What is your full name?
- Do you work or study?
- What part of your job is more challenging?
- Would you recommend this job to others?
- Can employers ask employees to work on Sundays?
- What do you do to keep your body fit?
- What did you learn from your secondary school to keep your body healthy?
- What do you think you would do in the future to be healthy?
- What is your full name?
- Do you like to talk on the phone or to send messages? Why?
- Do you study or work?
- What was your major?
- What kind of work are you looking for at the moment?
- How do you usually celebrate your birthday?
- Tell me about your birthday that was the most meaningful to you.
- Do your friends always remember your birthday?
- What is your full name?
- How should I call you?
- Where did you grow up?
- Do you have family in your country?
- Do you like flowers?
- Do you give flowers as a present?
- Do you like artificial flowers?
- What is your full name?
- What would you like me to call you?
- Can I see your ID please?
- Where are you from?
- Do you live in an apartment or a house?
- Please describe it.
- Do you like your apartment? Why?
- What is so interesting about it?
- Do you use the Internet?
- Does your family use the Internet?
- Tell me about the city you come from.
- What do you like to do on weekends?
- What do people in your country like to do on weekends?
- Do you think that weekends are necessary? Why?
- What are the entertainment places available in your area?
- Which entertainment place would you prefer in your area?
- What is your name?
- Do you work or study?
- What do you study?
- When did you become a student?
- What facilities do students particularly get?
- When was the last time you took photographs?
- Is there any family photo that you like in particular?
- Do you enjoy taking photographs?
- Do you think nowadays people take more photographs than before? Why?
- When do people dance in your culture?
- What kind of dances most people like to see? Why?
- Is there any change in the popularity of traditional dances in your culture?
- What is your full name?
- Where do you live?
- What is your apartment like?
- How many rooms does it have?
- Which room do you like the most? Why?
- Are you a student or do you have a job?
- What do you do?
- Do you like sport?
- What sport is popular in your country? Why?
- What is your full name?
- What can I call you?
- What is the most challenging part of your job?
- Would you recommend your job to others?
- What is your full name?
- Can I see your ID, please?
- Where do you live?
- Is it an apartment or a house?
- What is your favorite room in the house? Why?
- What is your favorite color? Why?
- Do your friends like the same color?
- Can you tell me your name?
- Do you work or study?
- What made you choose this major?
- What do you do to keep yourself healthy?
- What have you learned about health in school?
- What are the things that you don’t like about your job?
- Would you recommend it to other people?
- What are you doing to keep your body healthy?
- In the future, what things you would like to do to keep your body healthy?
- Do you like sending postcards?
- Would you send a greeting card instead of an email to somebody?
- When was the last time you received a greeting card?
- Do you keep greeting cards?
- Do you like taking photographs?
- When was the last time that you took a photograph?
- Do you think people nowadays take photographs more than before?
- Do you live in a house or an apartment?
- Do you like it?
- What is your favorite room there?
- What colors do you like?
- What do you like or dislike about your city?
- Where do you live?
- Is it a nice place to live? Why?
- Do you intend to leave your hometown in the future?
- Do you visit museums often?
- Do you think it is important for children to visit museums? Why?
- Did you like your elementary school?
- What are the features of your school?
- Did you visit your school after graduation?
- Do you meet your school friends?
- What kind of fashion do you like?
- Do you think clothes are expensive in your country?
- Do you think people pay too much attention to fashion?
- Have you ever sent postcards?
- Would you send postcards now?
- Tell me about your hometown where you were born and grew up.
- What kind of entertainment do you have in your city?
- Speak about a town that you enjoyed visiting.
- How can tourism be useful for a city?
- Is it always useful?
- Why do some people like cities and others do not?
- How can local authorities attract more tourists?
CUE CARD
Talk about a present that you gave to your friend. Please say
- What was it?
- When did this happen?
- How did you feel about it?
Describe a situation where you had to be very polite. Please say
- What was the situation?
- Why did you have to be polite?
- What did you do to be polite?
Talk about a way of communication that you prefer (telephone, letter, email, text messages). Please say
- Why do you like it?
- How often do you use it?
- What are the advantages and disadvantages of it?
Talk about a garden that you have visited recently. Please say
- Why did you visit it?
- Who was there with you?
- Describe the garden in general.
- Why was / wasn’t it interesting?
Follow up question: Would you advise others to visit it? Why?
Describe an international sport event that you like the most. Please say
- Where and when did you see it?
- With whom did you watch it?
- What did you do while watching it?
Talk about a gift that you gave to someone recently. Please say
- What was the gift?
- Whom did you give it to?
- How did you feel about it? Why?
- Why did you choose this gift?
What would you want to buy if you had enough money? Please say
- Why would you like that?
- Do you think you will actually buy that at some point?
- How would you feel after buying this item?
Describe a village/town/city that you like the most.
- Give a short description of that village/town/city.
- Why do you like it?
- What in particular do you like there?
Talk about something that you plan to do in life besides your work and personal life. Please say
- What do you want to do?
- What should you do for your plan to come true?
- Why do you want to do it?
- How would you feel once you have achieved it?
Talk about a funny show you saw or a funny incident that happened to you. Please say
- What was it?
- Why was it funny?
- Who was there with you?
Talk about a vehicle that you would like to have. Please say
- What vehicle is it?
- Why do you like it?
- How will you get one?
Describe a person whom you enjoyed talking to. Please say
- Who is he/she?
- How often do you talk with him/her?
- What things did you enjoy talking about?
- Why do you like talking with her/him?
Describe an activity that you would like to do with a group of people. Please say
- What activity is it?
- Whom do you want to do it with?
- Why do you want to do it?
Talk about an unusual job you would like to do. Please say
- What is it?
- How did you know about it?
- Why do you think you can do it?
- Why do you like this job?
Talk about something you read recently that you would recommend to others. Please say
- What was it about?
- Did you enjoy reading it?
- Why would you recommend it?
Talk about an activity you did with your friends recently. Please say
- What was it?
- How did you feel about it?
- How often do you do it?
DISCUSSION:
- Do you think people enjoy more giving or receiving gifts?
- What type of gifts do children like? Why?
- What do we have to consider before giving gifts to people?
- Is being honest always good?
- Tell me in what kind of situation being honest is not a good thing?
- Why would we teach children not to be honest?
- What place will take letters in the future?
- What was their relevance in the past?
- Do any of you friends visit this garden?
- What is the benefit of gardens in cities?
- Who mostly visits gardens, younger or older people?
- Is it acceptable to plant vegetables in the private garden around your house?
- What is the best time to visit gardens in the Middle East?
- What are the benefits of gardens for children?
- Is there any particular event or time of the year that involves gifts exchange from commercial point of view?
- Did the tradition of exchanging gifts change lately?
- Is the feeling of giving and receiving gift equal?
- On what occasions do people in your culture exchange gifts?
- Does wealth make people happy?
- If not, what does?
- What do people live for?
- Why do you call an area a city?
- Do you think the cities are too crowded?
- What impact does it have on the environment?
- What should be done to decrease the impact?
- Do you like museums?
- Have you been to a museum recently?
- What museum would you like to visit?
- Is it important for children to visit museums?
- Do you think people take more photographs now than they did in the past?
- When was last time you took a photograph?
- Is laughter important in our life?
- What difference is there between men’s and women’s humor?
- Does laughter help one to learn a language?
- Discussion of the public transportation.
- What can we do to improve it?
- What are the differences between animals’ and human language?
- Do you think in the future, robots will be able to talk like humans?
- What skills do people need to work in groups?
- What are the benefits of group activities to children and the elderly?
- Do you think international organizations are helpful to your country?
- How do young people in your country learn about having their first job?
- Do you think that governments should provide financial help for the unemployed?
- What do you think of a compulsory retirement age?
- What kind of library system do you have in your country?
- Do you think media tools should be installed in a library? Why?
- Do you think internet access should be provided in a library?
- Compared with the past, do we have more information now?
- Do you think it is good? Why?

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Thanks a lot.

by iFun 1 years ago

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