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Speaking Practice Test 2

All the words, apart from those in a table, are the IELTS examiner speaking to you.

Part 1

Test introduction, which begins every test

Hello, my name is Examiner's full name .

Can you tell me your full name, please?

Can I see your identification, please?

Thank you.

Now, in this first part, I'd like to ask you some questions about yourself.

Now keep answering the following questions, in order, until the time is up.

Why don't we talk about the nightlife in your hometown?

- Does your hometown have an interesting nightlife? Why (not)?

- Have you sometime been involved in this nightlife? In what way?

- Are there any dangers associated with this nightlife?

Let's move on to talk about shopping for groceries.

- How often do you shop for food and groceries? Why?

- Do you prefer supermarkets, markets, or small shops? Why?

- What do you think of the quality and cost of the goods?

Let's talk about rivers.

- Have you spent much time near rivers? Why (not)?

- Do you like rivers? Why (not)?

- Is the river/stream/creek in your hometown nice? In what way?

- How could that place be improved?

Part 2

Part Two introduction, which begins every Part Two speaking

Now I’m going to give you a topic, and I’d like you to talk about it for one to two minutes. Before you talk, you’ll have one minute to think about what you’re going to say. You can make some notes if you wish. Do you understand? Here’s some paper and a pencil, for making notes, and here’s your topic. I’d like you to Part Two topic, top line.

Describle a time when you lost something important.

You should talk about:

- where and when this happened

- how you lost this item

- how you reacted afterwards

and your feelings about this event now.

One minute for note taking

All right? Remember, you have one to two minutes for this, so don’t worry if I stop you. I’ll tell you when the time is up. Can you start speaking now, please?

Begin talking on the subject, and finish before, or at, the two-minute mark.

Thank you.

Did you tell other people about this event?

thank you. Can you give me back the topic, and the paper and pencil, please?

Part 3

Part Three introduction, which begins every Part Three speaking

We’ve been talking about a time when you Part Two Topic, underlined part, and I’d like to discuss with you one or two more general questions related to this. So, let’s consider first of all:

Now keep answering the following questions, in order, until the time is up.

Losing Things

- Do you think it is easier to lose things these days?

- What systems can people use to ensure they don't lose things?

- What objects can help in organising and planning people's time?

- Do you feel life is becoming too complicated for most people?

Finding Enough Time

- Do you think there is enough time to properly do things?

- What are the bad effects of not having enough time?

- Is lack of time a problem in your society (e.g. at work or at home)?

- How can we make more time to do things?

Technology and Time

- How does technology help save time?

- Do you think some technology only wastes time? What? In what way?

- Is social networking technology (e.g. Facebook and Twitter) an effective use of time?

- How do you think this technology will develop in the future?

Thank you for coming. That is the end of the speaking test.


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