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IELTS Speaking Questions 2024 And Answer Hints

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IELTS Speaking Test: Recent 60 Questions
2024-06-07: Part 1
  1. Do you study or work?
  2. What is your major?
  3. What are you planning to do after your studies?
  4. Do you want to change your major?
  5. Do you prefer to study in the mornings or the afternoons?
  6. Are you looking forward to working?
  7. How much time do you spend on your studies each week?
  8. What changes would you like to see in your school?
Recent Tests:
2024-05-16
2024-04-30
2024-04-09
2024-03-21
2024-03-12
Sample Answers
2024-06-07: Part 1
  1. Do you prefer cold or hot weather?
  2. Are you in the habit of checking the weather?
  3. What do you think are the effects of climate change in recent years?
  4. Would you like to visit other cities that have different climates from where you live?
Recent Tests:
2024-05-14
2024-05-09
2024-05-05
Vocabulary: Weather Sample Answers
2024-06-07: Part 1
  1. What subject do you think is the most challenging at school?
  2. Do you like to challenge yourself?
  3. Do you like to live a life that has a lot of challenges?
  4. How do you usually deal with challenges in daily life?
Recent Tests:
2024-05-09
2024-05-06
Sample Answers
2024-06-07: Part 1
  1. Is the city where you live crowded?
  2. Is there a crowded place near where you live?
  3. Do you like crowded places?
  4. Do most people like crowded places?
  5. When was the last time you were in a crowded place?
Recent Tests:
2024-05-05
2024-03-28
2024-03-05
2024-02-13
2024-01-16
Sample Answers
2024-06-07: Part 1
  1. What did you often do with your friends in your childhood?
  2. What do you think is the most important at the moment?
  3. Do you have any plans for the next five years?
  4. How do people remember each stage of their lives?
Recent Tests:
2024-05-14
2024-05-05
Sample Answers
2024-06-07: Part 1
  1. Are you a person who likes to stay at home?
  2. What do you do when you stay at home?
  3. What is your favorite place at home?
  4. What did you often do at home as a child?
  5. Would you like to stay at home a lot in the future?
Recent Tests:
2024-05-09
2024-05-06
Sample Answers
2024-06-07: Part 2
Describe someone (a famous person) who is a role model for young people.

You should say:
  • Who this person is
  • How you know this person
  • What this person does
  • And explain why he/she can be a role model for young people.
Recent Tests:
2024-05-08
2024-05-02
Timing PracticeSample Answers
2024-06-07: Part 2
Describe a person who likes to buy goods at low prices.

You should say:
  • Who this person is
  • What this person likes to buy
  • Where this person likes to buy things
  • And explain why this person likes cheap goods
Recent Tests:
2024-05-09
2024-05-03
Timing PracticeSample Answers
2024-06-07: Part 2
Describe an occasion when you had to do something in a hurry.

You should say:
  • What it was
  • When it happened
  • How you finished it
  • Why you had to finished it quickly
  • And explain how you felt about it.
Recent Tests:
2024-05-14
2024-04-05
2024-03-01
2024-02-01
2024-01-02
Vocabulary: Hurry Timing PracticeSample Answers
2024-06-07: Part 2
Describe a new law you would like to introduce in your country.

You should say:
  • What law it is
  • What changes this law brings
  • Whether this new law will be popular
  • How you came up with the new law
  • And explain how you feel about this.
Recent Tests:
2024-05-09
2024-05-03
Timing PracticeSample Answers
2024-06-07: Part 2
Describe a place where you can relax.

You should say:
  • Where it is
  • What it is like
  • How often you go there
  • And explain how you feel about this place.
Recent Tests:
2024-05-09
2024-04-05
2024-03-19
2024-02-13
2024-01-11
Timing PracticeSample Answers
2024-06-07: Part 3
  1. What kinds of people are likely to be the role models for teenagers?
  2. Is it important for children to have a role model?
  3. Are there any differences between today's famous people and those of the past?
  4. What qualities do famous people have?
  5. What kinds of people are likely to become famous?
  6. Do people tend to choose the best people as their role models?
Recent Tests:
2024-05-08
2024-05-02
2024-06-07: Part 3
  1. Is it just about money issues that people like to buy cheap things?
  2. Is there any possible negative side or danger linked to always putting low prices first and not considering other things like quality or ethical aspects?
  3. In what way do people mostly learn about discounts, sales, or bargains?
  4. Could the chase for low prices become an obsession or addiction for some people?
Recent Tests:
2024-05-09
2024-05-03
2024-06-07: Part 3
  1. On what occasions do people have to do things in a hurry?
  2. Why do some people spend a long time having a meal?
  3. Would people feel more satisfied if they finished doing something quickly?
  4. What might make some people more productive than others in completing tasks?
Recent Tests:
2024-05-14
2024-04-05
2024-03-01
2024-02-01
2024-01-02
Vocabulary: Hurry
2024-06-07: Part 3
  1. What rules should students follow at school?
  2. Do people in your country usually obey the law?
  3. What kinds of behavior are considered as good behavior?
  4. Do you think children can learn about the law outside of school?
  5. What are the benefits of obeying rules?
  6. How can parents teach children to obey rules?
Recent Tests:
2024-05-09
2024-05-03
2024-06-07: Part 3
  1. Do people have enough places to relax in your country?
  2. What do people usually do when they are relaxed?
  3. Is physical activity suitable for relaxation?
  4. Do you think spending time in front of a screen helps people relax?
Recent Tests:
2024-05-09
2024-04-05
2024-03-19
2024-02-13
2024-01-11
2024-06-04: Part 1
  1. Where is your hometown?
  2. What do you like about your hometown?
  3. Is it a good place for young people?
  4. How long have you been living there?
  5. Do you like living there?
  6. Is there anything you dislike about it?
Recent Tests:
2024-05-14
2024-04-26
2024-04-05
2024-03-19
2024-03-05
Vocabulary: Hometown Sample Answers
2024-06-04: Part 1
  1. Do you like shopping?
  2. Do you compare prices when you shop? Why?
  3. Is it difficult for you to make choices when you shop?
  4. Do you think expensive products are always better than cheaper ones?
Recent Tests:
2024-05-28
2024-05-08
2024-05-02
Vocabulary: Shopping Sample Answers
2024-06-04: Part 1
  1. Do you ask for help when you have a problem?
  2. What kinds of help do you often ask for?
  3. Why are teachers always willing to help students?
  4. When was the last time you asked for help?
Recent Tests:
2024-05-05
2024-05-05
Sample Answers
2024-06-04: Part 1
  1. Are you interested in the news?
  2. How do you usually find news?
  3. How do your friends get news?
  4. Have you read the news this morning?
  5. Do you often talk with your friends about the news?
Recent Tests:
2024-05-08
2024-05-02
Vocabulary: News Sample Answers
2024-06-04: Part 1
  1. Do you often wear sunglasses?
  2. Do you spend a lot of money on sunglasses?
  3. Do you give sunglasses as a gift?
  4. When do you wear sunglasses?
Recent Tests:
2024-05-08
2024-04-03
2024-03-12
2024-02-21
2024-01-18
Sample Answers
2024-06-04: Part 2
Describe an unusual holiday/vacation you had.

You should say:
  • When and where you went
  • Who you went with
  • What you did there
  • And explain why it was unusual.
Recent Tests:
2024-05-14
2024-04-09
2024-03-12
2024-02-13
2024-01-18
Timing PracticeSample Answers
2024-06-04: Part 2
Describe an interesting conversation you had with an old person.

You should say:
  • Who this person is
  • When and where you had the conversation
  • What you talked about
  • And explain why you think it was interesting.
Recent Tests:
2024-05-16
2024-04-15
2024-03-07
2024-02-13
2024-01-16
Vocabulary: Conversation Timing PracticeSample Answers
2024-06-04: Part 2
Describe a tourist attraction that very few people visit but that you think is interesting.

You should say:
  • What the place is
  • What people can see there
  • Why only very few people visit there
  • And explain why you think it is interesting
Recent Tests:
2024-05-16
2024-05-06
Timing Practice
2024-06-04: Part 2
Describe a person you know who likes to talk a lot.

You should say:
  • Who this person is
  • How you knew this person
  • What he/she usually talks about
  • And explain how you feel about him/her.
Recent Tests:
2024-05-05
2024-03-28
2024-02-27
2024-01-29
2024-01-02
Timing PracticeSample Answers
2024-06-04: Part 2
Describe a person you know who is talented.

You should say:
  • Who this person is
  • How and where you knew this person
  • Why you think he/she is talented
  • And explain how you found out that he/she is talented.
Recent Tests:
2024-05-21
2024-05-08
Timing Practice
2024-06-04: Part 2
Describe an important achievement you have made.

You should say:
  • What you achieved
  • When and where you did it
  • Why it was an important achievement
  • And explain how you earned it.
Recent Tests:
2024-05-14
2024-05-09
2024-05-03
Timing PracticeSample Answers
2024-06-04: Part 2
Describe a small store where you often buy things.

You should say:
  • Where it is
  • When you usually go there to buy things
  • What it is like
  • What you often buy there
  • And explain how you feel about it.
Recent Tests:
2024-05-08
2024-05-02
Timing Practice
2024-06-04: Part 3
  1. Do you think people in your country have long enough holidays?
  2. Which holidays are popular in your country?
  3. What are the differences between old and young people when spending their holidays?
Recent Tests:
2024-05-14
2024-04-09
2024-03-12
2024-02-13
2024-01-18
2024-06-04: Part 3
  1. How do people have a conversation with an elderly person?
  2. What can young people learn from old people?
  3. Do you think old people can work better than young people?
  4. What are the advantages of having people of different ages living in the same house?
Recent Tests:
2024-05-16
2024-04-15
2024-03-07
2024-02-13
2024-01-16
Vocabulary: Conversation
2024-06-04: Part 3
  1. Why do people visit tourist attractions?
  2. What makes a tourist attraction famous?
  3. Do local people like to visit local tourist attractions?
  4. Do you think tourism causes environmental damage?
  5. How can people prevent the environmental damage caused by tourism?
  6. Should all tourist attractions be free for the public?
Recent Tests:
2024-05-16
2024-05-06
2024-06-04: Part 3
  1. How should parents encourage their children to express themselves when being asked questions that they are afraid to answer?
  2. Why do some children talk more than their peers?
  3. What kind of professions involve talking to groups of people?
Recent Tests:
2024-05-05
2024-03-28
2024-02-27
2024-01-29
2024-01-02
2024-06-04: Part 3
  1. How do you think schools should help children develop their talents?
  2. What do you think of talented people and Al?
  3. Have you ever had any experience with things related to AI?
  4. Do you think Al will replace human beings?
Recent Tests:
2024-05-21
2024-05-08
2024-06-04: Part 3
  1. Should people set goals under any circumstances?
  2. Should employers reward employees with money?
  3. Is it important for employees to keep fit at work?
Recent Tests:
2024-05-14
2024-05-09
2024-05-03
2024-06-04: Part 3
  1. What are the differences between small stores and shopping malls?
  2. What are the differences between the shopping habits of young and old people?
Recent Tests:
2024-05-08
2024-05-02
2024-05-28: Part 1
  1. Do you live in a house or a flat?
  2. Which is your favorite room?
  3. Can you describe it?
  4. If you could improve one thing in your home, what would it be?
  5. How long have you lived there?
  6. What do you like the most about it?
  7. Can you describe the view from your windows?
  8. Do you plan to live there in the future?
Recent Tests:
2024-05-09
2024-04-23
2024-04-03
2024-03-15
2024-03-01
Vocabulary: Home Sample Answers
2024-05-28: Part 1
  1. Do you think it is difficult to learn mathematics well?
  2. Do you often use a calculator?
  3. Do you think mathematics is important?
  4. Are girls generally good at mathematics?
Recent Tests:
2024-05-05
2024-05-02
2021-12-16
Vocabulary: Math Sample Answers
2024-05-28: Part 1
  1. Do you like cakes or any other desserts?
  2. Do you know how to bake a cake?
  3. Why do some people not like eating sweet food?
  4. Are there any traditional desserts in your country?
Recent Tests:
2024-05-05
2024-04-15
2024-03-19
2024-02-15
2024-01-29
Sample Answers
2024-05-28: Part 1
  1. Where did you go for your last holiday?
  2. Do you like holidays? Why?
  3. Which public holiday do you like the best?
  4. What do you do on holidays?
  5. Do you like to spend your day at home?
  6. Do you prefer a leisurely or a busy holiday?
Recent Tests:
2024-05-05
2024-04-25
2021-12-14
Sample Answers
2024-05-28: Part 1
  1. Have you ever tried any exciting activities?
  2. What do you think were exciting activities when you were a child?
  3. Has anything exciting happened to you recently?
  4. Would you like to try scuba diving and bungee jumping?
Recent Tests:
2024-05-09
2024-05-06
Sample Answers
2024-05-28: Part 2
Describe a travel you were looking forward to but was delayed.

You should say:
  • Where you planned to travel to
  • Why you were looking forward to it
  • Why it had to be delayed
  • And explain how you felt about the experience
Recent Tests:
2024-04-30
2024-03-21
2024-02-27
2024-01-16
2024-01-02
Timing PracticeSample Answers
2024-05-28: Part 2
Describe someone you know who made a good decision recently.

You should say:
  • Who he/she is
  • When he/she made the decision
  • What decision he/she made
  • And explain how you felt about the decision.
Recent Tests:
2024-05-05
2024-05-02
Timing Practice
2024-05-28: Part 2
Describe a time when you used a paper map.

You should say:
  • When you used the map
  • Where you were
  • Why you used the paper map
  • And explain how you felt about the experience.
Recent Tests:
2024-05-08
2024-04-03
2024-03-12
2024-02-01
2024-01-11
Timing PracticeSample Answers
2024-05-28: Part 2
Describe an indoor or outdoor place where it is easy for you to study.

You should say:
  • What the facility is
  • When it was renovated and improved
  • What has been renovated and improved
  • And explain how you feel about it.
Recent Tests:
2024-05-05
2024-05-02
Timing Practice
2024-05-28: Part 2
Describe a person who you are happy to know.

You should say:
  • Who this person is
  • How you know this person
  • What he or she is like
  • And explain why you are happy to know this person.
Recent Tests:
2024-05-08
2024-05-02
Timing Practice
2024-05-28: Part 2
Describe a time you bought something from a street market.

You should say:
  • When it was
  • Where it was
  • What you bought
  • And how you felt about it.
Recent Tests:
2024-04-30
2024-03-25
2024-02-21
2024-01-11
2024-01-02
Timing PracticeSample Answers
2024-05-28: Part 2
Describe a film character played by your favorite actor.

You should say:
  • Who this actor is
  • When you saw the film
  • What the character was like in this film
  • And explain why you admire this actor
  • .
Recent Tests:
2024-05-08
2024-05-02
Timing Practice
2024-05-28: Part 2
Describe a public event you have attended.

You should say:
  • What the event was
  • When you went there
  • Whom you went there with
  • And explain why you enjoyed this event.
Recent Tests:
2024-05-08
2024-05-02
Timing Practice
2024-05-28: Part 3
  1. How do people usually go traveling?
  2. In what ways can traffic conditions in a city be improved?
  3. Do people still drive a car if public transportation is free of charge?
  4. How can transportation in rural areas be developed?
Recent Tests:
2024-04-30
2024-03-21
2024-02-27
2024-01-16
2024-01-02
2024-05-28: Part 3
  1. Should parents make decisions for their children?
  2. At what age should children start to make decisions?
  3. Why do most children find it difficult to make decisions?
  4. How can parents help children make decisions?
  5. Do you think parents are the best people to make decisions about their children's education?
Recent Tests:
2024-05-05
2024-05-02
2024-05-28: Part 3
  1. What do people usually do when they get lost?
  2. What are the differences between paper and digital maps?
  3. What do you think of in-car GPS navigation?
  4. How can reading a map help you learn more about your country?
Recent Tests:
2024-05-08
2024-04-03
2024-03-12
2024-02-01
2024-01-11
2024-05-28: Part 3
  1. Do you like to learn on your own or with others?
  2. What's the difference between learning face-to-face with teachers and learning by yourself?
  3. Do you prefer to study at home or study in other places?
  4. What are the benefits of gaining work experience while studying?
  5. Do most people like to study in a noisy place?
  6. What are the advantages and disadvantages of studying with other people?
Recent Tests:
2024-05-05
2024-05-02
2024-05-28: Part 3
  1. How can children become happy?
  2. What's the difference between adults and children's happiness?
  3. Do you think everyone shares a similar definition of happiness?
Recent Tests:
2024-05-08
2024-05-02
2024-05-28: Part 3
  1. Why do some people like to buy luxuries?
  2. Do you think small markets will disappear in the future?
  3. What are the differences between shopping in street markets and big shopping malls?
  4. Do you think the goods sold at discount stores are not of good quality?
Recent Tests:
2024-04-30
2024-03-25
2024-02-21
2024-01-11
2024-01-02
2024-05-28: Part 3
  1. Do you think being an actor is a good job?
  2. What can children learn from acting?
  3. Why do children love dressing up in costumes?
  4. What are the differences between actors or actresses who earn much and those who earn littleļ¼Ÿ
  5. What are the differences between acting in a theatre and that in a film?
Recent Tests:
2024-05-08
2024-05-02
2024-05-28: Part 3
  1. How do people celebrate public events?
  2. Do you think it is important to celebrate events?
  3. Should the event be prepared in advance?
  4. How can you prepare an activity?
Recent Tests:
2024-05-08
2024-05-02
2024-05-24: Part 1
  1. What do you do, work or study?
  2. What work do you do?
  3. Why do you like working for your company?
  4. Is your company good to its employees?
  5. Who helps you the most? And How?
  6. Do you want to change to another job?
Recent Tests:
2024-05-08
2024-04-18
2024-03-28
2024-03-12
2024-02-27
Vocabulary: Work Sample Answers
2024-05-24: Part 1
  1. Did your parents teach you to share when you were a child?
  2. What kind of things do you like to share with others?
  3. What kinds of things are not suitable for sharing?
  4. Have you had anything to share with others recently?
Recent Tests:
2024-05-05
2024-05-02
2019-11-19
Vocabulary: Sharing Sample Answers
2024-05-24: Part 1
  1. Do you like singing? Why?
  2. Have you ever Learned how to sing?
  3. Who do you want to sing for?
  4. Do you think singing can bring happiness to people?
Recent Tests:
2024-04-05
2024-03-25
2024-03-05
2024-02-06
2024-01-11
Vocabulary: Singing Sample Answers
2024-05-24: Part 1
  1. What was your first mobile phone?
  2. Do you often use your mobile phone for texting or calls?
  3. Will you buy a new one in the future?
  4. How has your mobile phone changed your life?
Recent Tests:
2024-05-05
2022-08-23
Sample Answers


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