Describe Your Favourite Room [IELTS Speaking Part 2]
Apr02

Describe Your Favourite Room [IELTS Speaking Part 2]

Today’s lesson looks at the IELTS speaking part 2. In it, we will think about the question: Describe your favourite room. I will show you how to read the cue card, make notes, and then answer the questions easily. I’m going to ask you to get up and get active in this lesson, so be ready to explore! Cue Card Of course, there are various possibilities for how the cue card may be written, but this is one: Describe your...

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Describe Your Favourite Season [IELTS Speaking Part 2]
Mar28

Describe Your Favourite Season [IELTS Speaking Part 2]

Here in China, the weather just turned very hot! Where I live, there is practically no spring. One day it is winter and the next is summer! Last week I needed to use my heating and this week it is almost time for air conditioning. It got me wondering about this IELTS speaking part 2 cue card: Describe your favourite season. (Or, to use the American spelling, Describe your favorite season.) Months and Seasons In English, we have a...

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IELTS Questions and Answers: Studies and Work
Mar22

IELTS Questions and Answers: Studies and Work

The topics of studies and work come up often in the IELTS speaking exam. In fact, they are some of the most common IELTS topics possible. Therefore, it is really important that you are prepared to answer questions in any part of the speaking exam. To do that, I have prepared a list of some questions below, and I will post some sample answers alongside. I will highlight any useful vocabulary in the answers. At the bottom of this page,...

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Describe a Close Friend [Speaking Part 2]
Mar10

Describe a Close Friend [Speaking Part 2]

Friendship is a common IELTS topic and so it is essential that you can talk about your friends to succeed in the speaking exam. In fact, people and relationships are really important. You should learn how to speak about personality, appearance, and how we interact with one another. This could prove useful in any part of the speaking exam, but today we are going to look at a part two question, which asks us to describe a close friend....

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Describe a Foreign Country: Speaking Part 2
Feb22

Describe a Foreign Country: Speaking Part 2

In the IELTS speaking part 2 you may be given a cue card that asks you to describe a country. Now this may be a country you have visited, a country in which you have lived, or a country you want to visit. There are various possibilities, and so it is important you analyze the question carefully. The question we are going to tackle today, however, is describe a foreign country you have never been to. Analyze the Question So here is the...

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Talking about Holidays and Travel for IELTS
Jan23

Talking about Holidays and Travel for IELTS

Hello, readers! Sorry for not posting so much lately. For the past week and a half I have been travelling in India as it is currently my winter holiday. I will continue to travel for the next few weeks before I return to work. You can read some stories from my travels at my personal blog. So today, let’s talk about holidays and IELTS! Overview The topic of holidays and travel can come up often in the IELTS exam. For example, in the...

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