New IELTS Speaking Part 1 Topics (May – August 2019)

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IELTS Speaking Part 1 Topics (May – August 2019)

 
Study/Work The living area Sports
Dream Drink Water Transport
Science Cities Celebrity
Painting Sleep Tee & coffee
Home Handwriting Sunglasses
Email Gift Music
Cooking Shoes Teachers
Sharing Patience Public holidays
Weather/season Films Noise
Morning routine Pollution Sky

Sharing

Do you like to share things with your friends?

Do you have anything to share with others recently?

Did your parents teach you to share with others when you were a child?

How do you think parents could encourage their children to share?

What kinds of things do you like to share with others?

Are you willing to share your favourite possessions?

Is there anything that you would not share with others?

Do you think there will be a car sharing in the future?

 

Crowded place

Do you like (to go to) crowded places?

Do you prefer to go to crowded places or places that have few people?

What are the most crowded places in your hometown (or where you are living now)?

When was the last time you were in a crowded place?

How do you feel when you are in a crowded place?

Would you say people with the same interests usually get along with each other when they are in a crowd?

 

Public holidays

Does your country have many public holidays?

What public holidays do you have in your country?

Why do you have those holidays?

Would you say most people in your country know why you have those holidays?

Do you have a favourite holiday?

What do you usually do during a holiday?

Do you think these holidays are important?

Do you think there should be more public holidays?

 

 

IELTS Speaking Part 1 Topics (Jan -Apr 2019)

Work

What do you do?

Do you like your job?

What’s the most important part of your work?

What’s the most interesting part of your work?   

Why did you choose to do that type of work?

What is your work environment like?

How much (how many hours) do you work every week?

Are you satisfied with the place where you work?

Where do you work?   

Would you say that’s a good place to work?

Would you like to change the place where you work?   

What work do you plan to do in the future?   

Study

Do you like to study?

What’s your favourite subject?

How much study do you do every week?   

What would you say is the most important part of your studies?

Where do you usually study?

Do you like your school university?   

What do you like most about your school / university?   

Why did you choose to study at that school/university?

Would you like to change your school/university?

Your living area

Where are you living at the moment?

How long have you been living there?

Who do you live with?

Do you like it?

Are you planning to move to another area to live?

What do you like about the area around where you live?

Do many people live in your neighbourhood?

Do you know many people living nearby?

Do you have many friends there?

What changes have you seen in this area since you have been living there?

What changes would you like to see in this area?

 

Noise  

   What natural sound(s) do you like (the most)? (Why?)

   What sounds do you dislike? (Why?)

   What sounds remind you of your childhood?

   What (kinds of) music do you like the most?

   Does your school have any quiet places for studying?

   What are some places where there is a lot of noise?

   Do you mind noises? (Do any noises bother you?)

   What type of noise do you come across in your daily life?

Science  

   Do you like science?

   What science have you studied?

   How do you study science?

   What’s the most difficult part of studying science?

   How has the science that you have studied helped you?

Pollutions  

   Is there anything being polluted in your hometown?

   What are the common types of pollutions in the countryside?

   What are the causes of those pollutions?

   Have you ever done anything to help the environment?

Dream  

   1.  How long can you remember your dream when you wake up?
   2. Do you like hearing others dream?
   3. Do you think dream will affect life?
   4. Do you often have dream at night?
   5. Have you had a bad dream before?
   6. What was the strangest dream you have had?
   7. What do you usually dream about?

Alone  

   When was the last time you were alone?

   What do you like to do when you are alone?

   Do you wish to have more time alone?

   Is it important to have some time alone?

Efficiency  

   Do you prefer to study in the morning or in the evening?

   Why do some people find it difficult to focus in the morning?

   What do you do to improve your efficiency?

Street markets

   Do you currently live in a house or a flat/ apartment?

   Are street markets common in your country?

   What is usually sold there?

   Do you think people like street markets? Why?

Transports

Do you know how to drive?
Do you have a car?
Do you drive your car very often?
Do you think everyone should get a drivers’ licence?
Do you think driving skills are important?
How often do you hire a taxi?
When was the last time you travelled by taxi?

 

Sharing

Do you like to share things with your friends?

Do you have anything to share with others recently?

Did your parents teach you to share with others when you were a child?

How do you think parents could encourage their children to share?

What kinds of things do you like to share with others?

Are you willing to share your favourite possessions?

Is there anything that you would not share with others?

Do you think there will be a car sharing in the future?

 

Colors

 What colour do you like the most?

Do you usually wear clothes in your favourite colour?

What colour clothes did you wear when you were a child?

Did you have bright-coloured clothes when you were young?

Are there any colours you dislike?

Does the colour of things influence you when you are shopping?

Are there any colours that have a special meaning in your country?

Do you think different types of people like different colours?

 

Cooking / Food

Do you like cooking?

How often do you cook?

Do you usually eat at home or do you usually eat out?

Do you know how to cook?

Would you like to learn how to cook?

Can you explain why many people enjoy cooking?

 

Painting/Drawing

Are you interested in painting and drawing?

What do you like to draw?

Did you ever learn how to draw or paint ?

Do you like to have pictures in your home?

If someone wanted to draw a picture of you, would you agree?

 

Parks/ Gardens

Do you often go to a park or a public garden?

When was the last time you went to a park / public garden?

Can you suggest how parks in your city could be improved?

Do you prefer a park with open space or recreational facilities?

 

Photos

Do you like taking photos?

How often do you take a photo?

How do you keep your photos?

Do you prefer to take pictures by yourself, or to have others take them for you?

Do you like to take pictures of your hometown?

 

Shoes

How often do you buy shoes?

Do you ever to buy shoes online?

How many shoes do you have?

Do you prefer comfortable shoes or fashionable shoes?

Do you know anyone who likes to buy a lot of shoes?

 

Teachers

Do you have a favourite teacher?

What makes a good teacher?

Do you think teachers should be strict?

In what ways do you think teachers and parents are different when teaching young people?

Would you like to be a teacher?

Watches

Do you usually wear a watch?

What kind of watch do you wear?

Do most people in your country (still) wear a watch nowadays?

Weather/ Season

Which season do you like best? / Do you prefer a warm, or a cool climate?

Are there four different seasons in your hometown?

Do you do different things in different weather (or different seasons)?

Would you prefer to live in a place that has the same weather all year, or a place that has four seasons?

Does the weather change often where you live?

Do you like it when it’s raining?

Do you feel the climate is changing?

Do you think the weather is more important to people who play sports?

 

Sunglasses 

Do you wear sunglasses?

Have you ever lost your sunglasses?

Have you ever bought expensive sunglasses?

Where can you buy sunglasses?

Do many people in your country wear sunglasses?

Would you buy sunglasses as a gift for someone?

Morning Routine

Do you like to get up early in the morning?

What do you usually do in the mornings?

Do you think breakfast is important?

Did you have the same morning routine in the past?

Do you have the same routine every day of the week?

Would you like to change your morning routine in the future?

Sports

Do you like sports?

Do you have a favourite athlete?

What are some popular sports in your country?

Do you prefer individual or team sports?

Is there any sport that you would like to try in the future?

Sleep 

How many hours do you sleep every day (or, every night)?

Did you sleep more in the past than you do now?

Do you think it’s good to have a nap during the day?

Have your sleeping habits changed since you were younger?

Do you think old people need more sleep than young people?

Do you think it’s important to have enough sleep (each day/night)?

Pets/ Animals 

Have you ever had a pet?

Do many people in your country have a pet?

Is there any animal you would like to have as a pet?

What animal would you not like to have as a pet?

The Sky

Do you often look at the sky?

Do you prefer to look at the sky in the daytime, or at night?

Can you see the moon and stars at night where you live?

Is there a good place to look at the sky where you live?

Do school students learn much about planets and the stars (at school) in your country?

 

Films/ Movies

Do you like to watch movies? (Why?)

How often do you go to a cinema?

What types of films do you like to watch?

Do you have a favourite movie star?

Are any foreign movie stars famous in your country?

Have you ever seen a movie star in real life?

Do you prefer to watch a film alone or with others?

Has your taste in movies changed since you were younger?

Would you like to be a movie star?

 

Crowded place

Do you like (to go to) crowded places?

Do you prefer to go to crowded places or places that have few people?

What are the most crowded places in your hometown (or where you are living now)?

When was the last time you were in a crowded place?

How do you feel when you are in a crowded place?

Would you say people with the same interests usually get along with each other when they are in a crowd?

 

Tea & Coffee

Do you prefer to drink tea, or coffee?

Which is more popular in your country, drinking tea or drinking coffee?

When was the last time you drank some tea or coffee?

When you go out do you most often drink tea, or coffee?

Do people in your country ever give tea as a gift?

Do people in your country usually offer tea, or coffee to guests who visit them at home?

 

Public holidays

Does your country have many public holidays?

What public holidays do you have in your country?

Why do you have those holidays?

Would you say most people in your country know why you have those holidays?

Do you have a favourite holiday?

What do you usually do during a holiday?

Do you think these holidays are important?

Do you think there should be more public holidays?

 

Letters and Emails

Do you use email?

How often do you write emails?

Do you think it’s important to reply to emails immediately after you receive them?

Do you prefer to use email or text messaging?

Do you like to receive handwritten letters and cards?

Do you prefer to write on a computer or to write using a pen?

Would you say your handwriting is easy for others to read?

Do you think a person’s handwriting reflects their personality?

Drinking Water

Do you like to drink water?

How often do you have a drink of water?

Do you prefer to drink bottled water or tap water?

Is bottled water very expensive in your country?

Would you say it’s important to drink water?

Bags

  • Do you like bags?
  • Do males and females generally use the same kinds of bags?

 

 

New IELTS Speaking Part 1 Topics (May – August 2019)
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