IELTS Speaking Part 1 | When did you last go to the beach?

Suggested Answer: I last went in October1. Even though the British weather isn’t really conducive2 to sunbathing, I still enjoy...

IELTS Speaking Part 1 | Have you ever learned to play a musical instrument?

Suggested Answer: No, I haven’t. I was never really the most artistic kid1 at school, so I did really badly...

IELTS Speaking Part 1 | Do you like the neighbourhood you live in?

Suggested Answer: Yes, I do.1 It’s not the most happening place in the world,2 but it’s perfect for a young...

IELTS Speaking Part 1 | Do you have a large family or a small family?

Suggested Answer: My immediate family is pretty much the average size, as I have a wife, two children and one...

IELTS Speaking Part 1 | How long should my answers be?

This is one of the most common questions I get asked by IELTS students. I have two answers: a simple...

IELTS Speaking Part 1 | What do you normally do at the weekend?

Suggested Answer: I’m really into sport,1 so my weekends are usually dominated by it. On Saturday mornings, I play centre-forward2...

IELTS Speaking Part 1 | In what kind of places do you like to go shopping?

Suggested Answer: For me,1 shopping can be a bit boring, so I prefer places where I can buy everything at...

IELTS Speaking Part 1 | How often do you watch television?

Suggested Answer: To be honest,1 I don’t really watch much TV these days as I’m pretty busy with work and...

IELTS Speaking Part 1 | When did you last receive a gift?

Suggested Answer: The last present I received was an advent calendar from my wife about a month ago1. Every year...

IELTS Speaking Part 1 | Do you ever take a gift when you visit someone in their home?

Suggested Answer: Yes, I do.1 Whenever I visit a friend’s house, I always take them2 a present, even if it’s...