Skip to main content
5 minute face to face interview

5 minute face to face interview

(70 votes)



What happens within the first 5 minute face to face interview of the IELTS Speaking Test?

Speaking Test is the shortest one out of the 4 tests, and that often makes you feel like you don't have enough time to prepare or to brainstorm ideas.
Here we will break down to you the structure of the first 5 minute so you can visualise what you can talk about and practice beforehand. 😉
  • Introduction: First of all, the examiner will ask you to tell your name and show your passport.

  • Part 1 - Set 1: After you introduce yourself to the examiner, you will be asked 3-5 questions on one of these topics: work, studies, home, family, interests etc.

  • Part 1 - Set 2+3: You will be asked 3-5 questions on 2 further everyday topics, such as studies or clothes then some unsual topics such as robots or flowers.
Follow us at:

➡️ Facebook: IELTS Online Tests
➡️ Youtube:
➡️ Instagram:
➡️ Website:


Related IELTS tips


Recent IELTS Speaking Cue Card Question- June 2017

Cue Card Task Question Describe a time you waited for someone/

Speaking Recent Actual Tests1,483

Recent Exam Question in IELTS Speaking Part 1 (Driving)

IELTS Speaking exam really worries a lot of students who kept on getting

Speaking Recent Actual Tests27,399

Recent Exam Questions – IELTS Writing Task 2 (Staying in Hotels)

You can practice the latest IELTS writing task 2 question to gain more

Writing Recent Actual Tests1,020

Model Answer of Recent Speaking Test – Public Transportation

One of the students recently gave his IELTS speaking test and was asked cue

Speaking Recent Actual Tests38,380

Recent Exam Question in IELTS Writing Task 1 (Dissatisfied About Purchase)

You have recently ordered two items online, but the items you received are

Writing Recent Actual Tests9,408

Most popular IELTS tips


Latest IELTS Speaking Cue Card with analysis and Model Answer

Here is a detailed analysis of one of the latest ielts speaking cue card

Speaking Recent Actual Tests111,617