IELTS Speaking Practice Test-4

Tuesday, July 16, 2013


The examiner asks the candidate about him/herself, his/her home. work or studies and other familiar topics.


  • How popular are bicycles in your home town?[Why?]
  • How often do you ride a bicycle? [Why/Why not?] 
  • Do you think that bicycles are suitable for all ages? [Why/Why not?]
  • What are the advantages of a bicycle compared to a car? [Why?]

ielts speaking tips


Describe a person who has done a lot of work to help people.

You should say:
  • who this person is/was
  • where this person lives/lived 
  • what he/she has done to help people and
  •  explain how you know about this person
You will have to talk about the topic for one to two minutes. You have on e minute to think about what you are going to say. You can make some notes to help you  if you wish.


Discussion topics:

Helping other people in the community

Example questions:
  • What are some of the ways people can help others in the community? Which is most important?
  • Why do you think some people like to help other people?
  • Some people say that people help others in the community more now than they did in the past. Do you agree or disagree? Why?

Discussion topics:

Community Services

Example questions:
  • What types of services, such as libraries or health centers are available to the people? 
  • Who live in your area? Do you think there are enough of them?
  • Which groups of people generally need most support in a community? Why?
  • Who do you think should pay for the services that are available to the people in a community? Should it be the government or individual people?