IELTS speaking practice part one questions with answers
These are some of the most common and frequently asked questions in the IELTS speaking test. Preparing for part one is essential. Here are some sample questions with model answers. Listen to the audio at the end of each question.
IELTS speaking topic – leisure or free time activities
Do you work or do you study?
answer: I’m a student/I’m a customer service representative. I study at …university/I work at …a mall.
What do you do when you are not working?
answer: In my free time, I watch TV and browse the internet. Sometimes I go out to meet friends at a cafe.
Do you prefer to spend time alone or with other people?
answer: I prefer being alone most of the time. I sometimes spend time with my family and friends. It is essential to have time for myself without any company.
What hobbies do your friends have?
answer: Most of my friends play sports, some of them also paint. An interesting hobby that my friends have is camping.
Did you collect anything when you were a child?
answer: I used to collect marbles when I was around 10, when I grew older I started collecting stamps, coins and football cards.
Describe a possession that you couldn’t live without.
What is it? how did you get it?
Who gave it to you?
How long have you had it?
Why is it special to you?
Answer: I absolutely can’t live without my smart phone. It is the most important thing that I have.
I bought this smart phone a year ago. I use it for everything and I always have it with me. I talk to my friends, listen to music and take pictures with it. It is so useful that I miss it when I forget to take it with me sometimes. It is very special because without my smart phone I feel inefficient. I cant even study without it as I use my phone to look for information online. My smart phone is the best thing that ever happened to me.