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Speaking Part 1: Practice Questions

Updated: Feb 23

Please note: this is not an exhaustive list of all possible topics or questions that can come up in the exam. Nevertheless, practising with these questions will give you an idea of the exam format and the types of questions and topics that you might have to talk about.

Work or study:

  • What do you do for work or study?

  • How long have you been working/studying in this field?

  • What do you like about your work/study?

  • Is there anything you don't like about your work/study?

  • What do you think is the most important quality for someone in your field?


  • What do you like most about your hometown?

  • What is the climate like in your hometown?

  • Do you think you will stay in your hometown in the future?

  • Do you think your hometown is a good place to raise a family?

  • How do you think your hometown could be improved?