IELTS Speaking Part 2 Topics (January – April 2019) with Model Answers

IELTS Speaking Part 2 Topics (January - April 2019) with Model Answers
IELTS Speaking Part 2 Topics (January - April 2019) with Model Answers

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25. Describe a complaint you made and you were satisfied with the result.

You should say:
when it happened
who you complained to
what you complained about
and why you were satisfied with the result

26. Describe an interesting talk or lecture

You should say:
when you heard it
where you heard it
what it was about
and explain why you think it was interesting

27. Describe a subject you used to dislike but now have interest in

You should say:
– what the subject is
– why you disliked it
– what you are interested in now
– and explain why you become interested in it

28. Describe an item you bought but do not often use

You should say:
– when you bought it
– where you bought it
– why you bought it
– and explain why you don’t often use it 

29. Describe a success your friend has achieved

You should say:
– who your friend is
– what the success was
– what he or she did
– how you felt about the success

30. Describe a healthy lifestyle you know
You should say:
what it is
how you know it
what one would do to live this healthy lifestyle
and explain why it is healthy

31. Describe your grandparent’s job

You should say:
– what it was
– how long he or she had this job
– how he or she got the job
– and whether you would like to have this job

32. Describe a person you have seen who is beautiful or handsome

You should say:
– where you saw this person
– when you saw this person
– what the person looked like
– why you think this person is beautiful or handsome

33. Describe a piece of good news you heard (from TV or the Internet)

You should say:
– what the news was about
– when you got this news
– where you got this news from
– and why you think it was good news

34. Describe a time when someone didn’t tell you the whole truth about something
You should say:
– when this happened
– what the situation was
– who you were with
– and why the person didn’t tell the whole truth

35. Describe an old person who is interesting
You should say:
– who this person is
– how you know this person
– what you do with this person
– and why you think this person is interesting

36. Describe a time you taught something new to a younger person
You should say:
– when it happened
– who and what you taught
– why you taught this person
– and how you felt about the teaching

37. Describe a book you want to write
You should say:
– when you had this idea
– what kind of book you want to write
– what the book is about
– and why you want to write this kind of book

38. Describe a time you received horrible service
You should say:
– when it happened
– where you received
– what happened
– and why the service was horrible

39. Describe a person you wanted to be similar to when you were growing up
You should say:
– who this person was
– when you first met the person
– what the person did
– and you would like to become this person

40. Describe a time you enjoyed your fee time
You should say:
– when it was
– where you were
– what you did
– and how you felt about it

41. Describe an important decision made with the help of other people

You should say:
– when it happened
– who helped you to make the decision
– what the decision was
– and how you felt about it

42. Describe a historical period you are interested in
You should say:
– what the historical period is
– how you know it
– what happened during that period
– why you find it interesting

43. Describe someone you would like to study or work with

You should say:
– who this person is
– how long you have known this person
– what you have done together
– and why you you would like to study or work with this person

44. Describe an intelligent person you know

You should say:
– who this person is
– how you know this person
– what this person does
– and why you think this person is intelligent

45. Describe a kind of food people eat during a special event

You should say:
– what it was
– what event people usually eat it
– how it is cooked/made
– and explain why it is for the special event

46. Describe something lost by others but found by you

You should say:
– who it belonged to
– when it was lost
– how the person lost it – how you found it

47. Describe a present you received which was made by hand

You should say:
– what it was
– what it was like
– who gave it to you
– and how you felt about the present

48. Describe a newly built public facility (such as parks, cinemas..) that influences your city
You should say:
– where this facility is
– when it was built
– what people can do there
– and what influences this facility have

49. Describe a situation when you didn’t have enough time
You should say:
– when it was
– where you were
– what you tried to do or finish
– and explain why you didn’t have enough time for it

50. Describe an outdoor sport you played for the first time

You should say:
– what it is
– when you first played
– how you learned to play the sport
– and how you felt about the sport

51. Describe an ideal house

You should say:
– where this place is
– what it is like
– when you want to live there
– and explain why you think it is ideal for you

52. Describe a time that a piece of equipment was broken (such as TV)

You should say:
– what the equipment was
– what the problem was
– what you did after it was broken

53. Describe a party that you joined
You should say:
– when it took place
– where the party was held
– what you did there
– and how you felt about the party

54. Describe something you do to help you study or work
You should say:
– what it is
– how you learn it
– when you do it
– and how you feel about the method

 

1. Describe a radio programme that you find interesting

You should say:

what this programme is

when and where you listen to this programme

what the contents of the programme are

and explain why you like this programme

2. Describe an important event that you celebrated

You should say:

  • What it was
  • Where it happened
  • Why it was important
  • How people felt about it

Part 3

How people celebrate public events?

Do you think it is important to celebrate event?

Should the event prepared in advance?

How to prepare an activity?

3. Describe an intelligent person you know 

You should say:

Who this person is

When and where you first met him or her

What kind of person he or she is

And explain why you think this person is intelligent.

4.Describe a recent development in your city  

You should say:

What it is

How could it help people

What benefits it could bring

And explain whether it changes your life or not.

5.Describe something interesting happened in your school 

You should say:

What it is

Where it happened

Who were there

And explain how you felt about it

Part 3

1, What courses will be added in your high school

2, What courses will be helpful in the future work

3, Will it be more effective to read online than books.

4, What do students do after school in your country

ó.Describe a time when you helped others  

You should say:

who you helped

how you helped them

why you helped them

and explain how this person benefited from your help.

7.Describe one time some one say good words about what you have done?  

You should say:

When was this happened

What did you do

What did this person say

And explain how you felt about it

Part 3

1,    Do people in your country like to give other people compliment?

2,    Do you think children need encouragement?

3,    Whether it is necessary to punish children?

4, Do adult need feedback on their work?

5,    Which one do you think it more important? Encouragement or punishment?

8. Describe a recent happy event that you had 

You should say:

when this happened

what the event was

who was with you

and explain why you felt happy about it

9. Describe an encouragement given by other people

You should say:

Where and when did this happen

What have you done

Who gave this encouragement

And explain how you feel about it.

10. Describe a bicycle/motorbike/car trip that is interesting  

You should say

where you would like to go

how you would like to go there

who you would like to go with

and explain why you would like to go there by car motorbike or bike.

11. Describe a time when you arrived very early for an appointment  

You should say:

when and where it happened;

why you arrived early;

what you did while waiting;

and explain how you felt about arriving early.

Part 3

What occasions should people arrive early?

When do you think people should arrive on time?

Why do people need to be on time?

Do you think doing nothing means a waste of time?

Do you think if it is important to be punctual?

12. Describe some one you haven’t seen before but you would like to know more  

You should say:

Who this person is

How you knew about the person

What you want to know more about this person

Why you would like to know this person more

Part 3

What kinds of people do you like to be friends with?

Do you prefer to expand your social circle or be friends with a small group of people?

13. Describe someone you met recently and would like to know more about  

You should say:

who this person is;

what you did or talked about;

and explain why you would like to know more about this person.

14. Describe a photo that you remember well 

You should say:

What’s in it

When it was taken

Who took that photo

And explain why you remember it so well

15. Describe a time of seeing interesting animals  

You should say:

what the animals were

when and where you saw it;

what it was doing when you saw it;

and explain how you felt about it.

16. Describe an impressive work of art such as painting or sculpture you saw 

You should say:

what it is;

when and where you first saw this work of art;

what it looks like;

and explain why you like it.

Part 3

Do you like art?

Do you think art classes are necessary? Why?

How do you think art classes affect children’s development?

What kind of arts do people in your country like?

What benefits can you get from painting as a hobby?

Do you think people’s preferences on arts changed in past few years?

17. Describe a place in your city that you would like to visit  

You should say:

Where it is

What people do there

How you know it

And explain why you want to go there

  1.    Describe an interesting place in your country that not many tourists get there 

You should say:

Where it is located

Why it is interesting

What you can do there

Why are few people go there

Part 3

What kinds of tourist sites are popular in your country?

What can governments do to prevent pollution in tourist sites?

What are the advantages of visiting less known places?

What are the disadvantages when there are too many tourists in one site?

  1. Describe an interesting website you have used 

You should say:

What contents it has

How and when you found it

How often you visit this website

And explain why you think it is interesting

Used topics 

  1.    Describe a time when you received money as a present
  2.    Describe an occasion when you were scared
  3.    Describe a film or TV program that made you laugh
  4.    Describe a time that you were growing a plant and felt happy
  5.    Describe a time when you had some medicine
  6.    Describe a book you read recently
  7.    Describe a good law in your country
  8.    Describe an activity you would do when you are alone In your free time
  9.    Describe a place for study
  10.    Describe someone you haven’t seen before but you would like to know more
  11.    Describe a time that you looked for information from the internet
  12.    Describe a family business you know
  13.    Describe a time you borrowed something from your friends or family
  14.    Describe something given to you that you really need
  15.    Describe an interesting person you would like to meet
  16.    Describe something you made that you gave to other people.
  17.    Describe a skill that took you a long time to learn
  18.    Describe a language you want to learn (not English)
  19.    Describe a person who helps to protect the environment
  20.    Describe a teenager you know
  21.    Describe a game that you played in your childhood
  22.    Describe a complaint that you made and you were satisfied with the result
  23.    Describe an interesting talk or lecture
  24.    Describe the sports person you admire
  25.    Describe your favorite season of the year.

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