The examiner will ask you questions about yourself, such as:
Are you a student or do you have a job?
What qualifications do you hope to get from your studies?
What qualifications did you have to have for your job?
Do you meet many people in your job / studies? Why /Why not?
Now let’s talk about clothes.
What kind of clothes do you wear for work / college?
Do you prefer wearing formal or casual clothes? Why?
Do you like to get clothes as gifts from friends or family? Why / Why not?
You have one minute to make notes on the following. Then talk about it for two minutes.
Did you help to plan this event?
Does your family often have special events?
The topic for your talk will be written on a card which the examiner will hand you. Read it carefully and then make some brief notes.
Describe a family event you are looking forward to.
You should say:
what the event is
where it will be held
what you will do at this event
Explain why you are looking forward to this family event.
Once your talk in Part 2 is over, your examiner will ask you further questions related to the topic in Part 2. The examiner may ask you to speak about these points.
Let’s talk about family celebrations.
What type of special occasions are generally celebrated in your country?
How important is it for families to celebrate occasions together? Why?
Are family occasions as important today as they were for former generations?
Let’s think about any recent social changes in your country
How has the role of elderly people in the family changed in recent times?
Who has more power and influence in the family today, young people or grandparents?
In the future what kind of units or groups will people live in. do you think? What impact have modern lifestyles had on neighbourhood communities? Why?