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IELTS Speaking 기출 Part1

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  • Is fishing popular in your country?
    • popular, a lot of lakes and rivers, enjoy fishing there
  • Do you like eating fish?
    • love sushi and sasimi, fish for dinner with
  • Have you ever been to a place where there are lots of fish around you?
    • Han River, a lot of small fish swimming in the river, ❌ catch them, the water seemed dirty
  • Have you seen any movies with lots of fish?
    • Finding nemo, tropical fishes
  • Why do people go fishing?
    • enjoy the experience, eat the fish by cooking it


  • Do you like running?
    • like running, used to run around, a lot on my plate.
  • Where do you go running?
    • 보라매 park, 5mins/on foot/보라매 station
  • How often do you go running?
    • Once a week, prefer walking to running, safey exercise for my back and knees
    • Once a week, used to run once a month, want to do exercise more
  • Which places do you think are perfect for running?
    • 보라매 park, a running track, run with others
  • Do you think running is a good way to stay healthy?
    • feel a sence of achievement, relieve my stress


  • Do you like to drink coffee or tea?
    • drink it every morning, prefer hand-dripped coffee to instant coffee
  • Do most people prefer tea or coffee today?
    • wake up by drinking coffee, enjoy the taste of coffee
  • How often do you drink coffee or tea?
    • drink coffee every single day, make hand-dripped coffee and take it
  • Are coffee and tea popular in your country?
    • the most popular beverage, on every corner, at least twice a day

helping people

  • Do you usually help people around you?
    • always help people around me, it gives me a sense of achievement.
  • How do you help people around you?
    • if my friends are in trouble, try to call them and listen to their concerns.
  • Do your parents teach you how to help others?
    • teach me to help others with a true heart, when I give a hand, it shouldn't be just for show.


  • Are you interested in robots?
    • can help with what humans do, copies human motions.
  • Would you like to have robots in your home?
    • have a robot vaccume cleaner, it is very helpful to clean my home.
  • Are robots important?
    • can do dangerous human activites, can be friends for lonely people.
  • How can robots affect people's lives?
    • by automating activities, can replace human activites like dangerous work, can be helpful to replace house chores.
  • Would you like to drive a robot operated car?
    • don't have to drive and can just enjoy the ride, can watch TV and text with my friends while using the car.


  • Do you often use maps?
    • when I visit a place for the first time, use them to check traffic and estimate arrival time.
  • Are you good at reading maps?
    • can easily find locations on maps, good at navigating and don't often get lost.
  • Do you prefer electronic or paper maps?
    • electronic maps are better, paper maps can be heavy and difficult to handle, only need my smartphone.
  • How often do you maps on your phone?
    • use map applications on my phone once a day, check the estimated time for public transportation.
  • When was the first time when you used a map?
    • can't remember exactly when I first used a map, maybe I was six, went to church so I had to find out which bus I needed to get on.
  • Did you learn to use maps when you were a child?
    • my father taught me how to read maps, they were paper maps, so they were heavy because they had over two hundred pages.


  • Do you like chatting with friends?
    • catch up with them, get updates
  • What do you usually chat about with friends?
    • hobbies, life, and exercise routine, share my daily activites, send them pictures
  • Do you prefer to chat with a group of people or with one friend?
    • chatting with just one friend, need to share a secret
  • Do you prefer to communicate face-to-face or via social media?
    • I prefer to meet my friends in person
  • Do you argue with friends?
    • but I haven't argued with my friends recently, try to understand them.
  • Have your discussion topics changed since you were a child?
    • child: comics or computer games
    • now: money and stocks

Riding a bike/bicycles

  • How often do you ride a bicycle?
    • once a month, can ride around the park to enjoy nature
  • Did you have a bike when you were a child?
    • had a bike, father gave it to me, enjoyed riding my bike because I could play with my friends.
  • Did you ride a bike to school?
    • didn't, school was near my home, took 10minutes on foot, didn't need to ride it.
  • Is it difficult to learn to ride a bike?
    • it depends on people, it's easy to learn, I learned to ride a bike in just three days
  • Is it popular to ride a bike in your country?
    • popular, 따릉이, it allows people to easily borrow bikes
  • When was the last time you used your bicycle?
    • 10 years ago, don't have my own bicycle, use the bike rental service.
  • Will you teach your children to ride a bicycle?
    • will teach my children, it's the fastest way to learn, just like my father taught me.


  • Do you mind noises?
    • mind noises, I'm sensitive, use AirPods to reduce noises.
  • Do any noises bother you?
    • My neighbor's baby is often crying, I go out to find a quieter place.
  • Is there too much noise in our world today?
    • too much noise around us, traffic noise and other sounds, loud music playing.
  • What kind of noise do you come across every day?
    • hear noise every day, It's mostly K-pop songs, they play everywhere I go, I don't want to listen
  • What sounds do you like?
    • I like music, It's calm and enjoyable to listen to.
  • What sounds do you dislike?
    • I dislike loud music,


  • Did you usually go to the cinema when you were a child?
  • Do you often go to the cinema with your friends?
  • Do you still like the same kind of movie you liked as a child?
  • What films do you like?
  • How often do you go to the cinema?
  • Did you usually go to the cinema when you were a child?
  • What was the 1st film that you watched?
  • Do you prefer foreign films or films made in your country?

Musical Instruments

  • Do you know how to play a musical instrument?
  • Do you think students should learn to play musical instruments at school?
  • Have you taken any classes on musical instruments in school?


  • Do you like Geography?
  • Do you think Geography is useful?
  • Have you ever studied Geography at school?
  • Do you want to be a geographer in the future?


  • What's the best gift you've ever received?
  • Do you like to give expensive gifts?
  • How often do you buy gifts for other people?
  • Have you ever given handmade gifts to others?
  • Have you ever received a gift you didn't like?
  • Are you good at choosing gifts?


  • What clothes do you like to wear?
  • What kind of clothes do you never wear?
  • Do you wear the same clothes on weekdays and weekends?
  • What colour clothes do you like?
  • Do you prefer to wear comfortable and casual clothes or smart clothes?
  • Do you spend a lot of time choosing clothes?


  • Do you like science?
  • What's your favorite science subject?
  • When did you start to learn science?
  • Is there any technology that you think is helpful in daily life?
  • Do you think science classes are important?


  • What's the most popular means of transport in your hometown?
  • How do you go to work/school?
  • Will you use public transport more in the future?
  • Will you drive more in the future?
  • Are there any traffic problems in your area?


  • Do you like bags?
  • What kinds of bags do you like?
  • Do you have different bags for different occasions?
  • Do you often change bags?
  • Do you usually carry a bag when you go out?
  • What do you put in your bag?
  • What factors do you consider when you buy a bag?
  • Have you ever lost a bag?
  • What bags do women like to buy?
  • Is a bag an ideal gift?

Fixing things

  • Can you fix things?
  • What kinds of things can you fix?
  • Have you ever asked people to teach you how to fix things?
  • Do you think fixing things is a necessary skill?


  • Do you like rainy days?
  • What do you do on rainy days?
  • What do you usually do when it starts to rain and you’re outside?
  • Do you think that rain is good?
  • How does rain affect life in your country?
  • Does it rain much in your city?
  • Is there any part in your country where it doesn’t rain much?
  • Have you ever changed your plans because of rain?
  • Would you like to live in a dry or wet place?
  • Do you prefer wet or dry weather?

Ice cream

  • Do you like ice cream?
  • What’s your favourite flavour?
  • Did you eat ice cream when you were a child?
  • Are there any shops selling ice cream near your home?
  • Can you make ice cream by yourself?

Wild animals

  • What’s your favourite wild animal?
  • Are there many wild animals in your country?
  • Have you ever seen wild animals?
  • Have you ever been to a zoo or a safari park?
  • Where can you see wild animals in your area?
  • What animal would you like to see in the wild?
  • Do you like watching animals in the zoo?
  • Are there TV programs about wild animals in your country?


  • Would you like to be a teacher?
  • Do you think you could be a teacher?
  • Did you have a favourite teacher?
  • How did this teacher help you?
  • Do you remember your teachers from primary school?
  • Do you have a favorite teacher?
  • Do you want to be a teacher in the future?


  • Do you think you are an ambitious person?
    • want to immigrate to the United Arab Emirates someday.
    • good place to live.
  • What was your dream when you were a child?
    • My dream was to be a judge
    • This might sound funny
      • wanted to remove a stone in front of the school
      • sometimes tripped over it
  • What is your main ambition in life now?
    • want to immgrate or get a job abroad, after I get the IELTS score.
    • In fact, want to live in the United Arab Emirates, because it is the safest place in the world.
  • Are you the kind of person who never gives up on your dreams?
    • I think a person who doesn't have their dream is like a dead person.
    • Having a dream makes people...


  • Are you a focused person?
  • What do you do to help you concentrate?
  • How do you stay focused?
  • When do you need to be focused?
  • Did you stay focused in class when you were a child?
  • Is it difficult for you to stay focused on something?
  • When is it hard for you to concentrate?
  • What may distract you?
  • Is it easy for you to do 2 things at the same time?


  • How important are friends to you?
  • Where do you often meet?
  • What do you usually do with your friends?
  • Do you have many friends?
  • Do your friends think you’re a good friend?
  • What kind of friend would you like to meet in the future?
  • What kind of people do you like to have as friends?
  • Do you prefer to spend time alone or with friends?

Days Off

  • Do you usually spend your day off with your parents or friends?
  • What do you often do on your day off?
  • When was your last day off?
  • How often do you have days off?


  • What languages do you speak?
  • What foreign languages have you studied?
  • Why did you choose to study that language?
  • How did you learn that language?
  • Do you think it's difficult to learn a new language?
  • Will you learn another language in the future?
  • Is it hard to learn a foreign language?

Days of the Week

  • What’s your favourite day of the week?
  • How do you usually spend your time on this day?
  • What’s your typical daily routine?
  • Is there anything that you do every day?
  • What do you usually do at the weekends?
  • Which day is your least favourite day?


  • What do you do to stay healthy?
  • What is your favourite sport?
  • Are there health classes in your school?
  • What is your favorite sport?
  • Do you have any advice on keeping healthy for youngsters?


  • Do you work or are you a student?
  • Why did you choose this kind of work/to study this subject?
  • Do you like your job?
  • What’s the most interesting part of being a ... (... / student)?
  • What’s the most difficult part of being a ... (... / student)?
  • What do you dislike about your work or studies?
  • What was your dream job when you were a child?
  • Have you changed your mind since then?
  • What kind of work would you like to do in the future?


  • Do you live in a house or an apartment/flat?
  • Can you describe the place where you live?
  • What do you like about living there? What do you like about your flat?
  • Which is your favourite room in your home? Why?
  • Which room does your family spend most time in?
  • What can you see from the windows?
  • Would you change anything about your home? Why/why not?
  • Would you like to move to a different home in the future?
  • What sort of accommodation would you most like to live in?

Home Decoration

  • What kind of decoration do you prefer?
  • How is your home decorated?
  • What is your favorite color when decorating your home?
  • What colour would you never use in your home?
  • What colour would you choose to paint the walls of your room?
  • Do people in your country like redecorating their homes?
  • What is the new decorating trend for this year?


  • Tell me about your hometown.
  • What’s your hometown known for?
  • Do you like your hometown?
  • Is it big or small?
  • How long have you been living there?
  • Do you think you’ll continue living there for a long time?
  • How has your town changed in the last 20 years?

Your Country

  • Where is your country located?
    • located in East Asia, on the Korean Peninsula.
  • Which part of your country do most people live in?
    • Seoul, the northwest side, the capital city of Korea.
  • What are the main industries in your country?
    • The semiconductor industry, Samsung, specializing in this field.
  • What are some of the good things about living in your country?
    • The convenience of public transportation
  • What are some of the bad things about living in your country?
    • The transportation restrictions due to North Korea, use planes instead of trains
  • What makes you feel proud of your country?
    • because of its safety, a lot of CCTVs at any place, helps to prevent crimes.
  • Will you stay in your country in the future?
    • won't, want to live in the UAE, the reason why I'm study for the IELTS.