IELTS Speaking Part 1 January to April 2023

IELTS Speaking Part 1 January to April 2023

IELTS Speaking Part 1 January to April 2023 New Topics:

Music, Jewelry, Staying Up, Chocolate, Small Business, Outer Space and Stars, Weekends, T-Shirt, Keys, Happy Things, Library, Fast Food, Art, School, Noise.

IELTS Speaking Part 1 January to April 2023 Old Topics:

Snacks, Names, Weather, Birthday, Public Transportation, Housework and Cooking, Singing, Technology, Writing, Social Media, Geography, Puzzles, Morning Time.

‘Warm Up’ questions:

Work Or Studies, Hometown, Home & Accommodation, The Area You Live In.


  • What music do you like?
  • What music do you dislike?
  • Do you often listen to one type of music?
  • What music do your friends like? Do you enjoy the same type of music?
  • What’s the most popular type of music where you live?
  • Which singer or musician would you like to see in person?


  • Do you often wear jewelry?
  • What type of jewelry do you like?
  • Do you usually buy jewelry?
  • Why do you think some people wear a piece of jewelry for a long time?

Staying Up

  • Do you often stay up late?
  • Did you stay up late when you were a kid?
  • What do you do when you stay up late?
  • What does it feel like the next morning if you stay up late?


  • Do you like eating chocolate? Why/why not?
  • How often do you eat chocolate?
  • Did you often eat chocolate when you were a kid?
  • Why do you think chocolate is popular around the world?
  • What’s your favourite flavour?
  • Do you think it is good to use chocolate as gifts to others?

Small Business

  • Do you know many small businesses where you live?
  • Do you prefer buying things in big companies or small businesses?
  • Have you ever worked in small businesses?
  • Have you ever thought about starting your own business?

Outer Space And Stars

  • Have you ever learnt about outer space and stars?
  • Do you like science fiction movies? Why?
  • Do you want to know more about outer space?
  • Do you want to go into outer space in the future?


  • Do you like weekends?
  • What do you usually do on weekends? Do you study or work?
  • What did you do last weekends?
  • Do you make plans for your weekends?


  • Would you buy T-shirts as souvenirs on vacation?
  • Do you like wearing T-shirts?
  • How often do you wear T-shirts?
  • Do you like T-shirts with pictures or prints?
  • Do you think older people who wear T-shirts are fashionable?


  • Do you always bring a lot of keys with you?
  • Have you ever lost your keys?
  • Do you often forget the keys and lock yourself out?
  • Do you think it’s a good idea to leave your keys with a neighbour?

Happy Things

  • Is there anything that makes you feel happy lately?
  • What made you happy when you were little?
  • What do you think will make you feel happy in the future?
  • When do you feel happy at work? Why?
  • Do you feel happy when buying new things?
  • Do you think people are happy when buying new things?


  • Do you often go to library?
  • What do you usually do in the library?
  • Did you go to library when you were a kid?
  • Do Chinese kids often go to library?

Fast Food

  • What do you have for breakfast?
  • Do you eat fast food?
  • What are the different kinds of fast food in China?


  • Do you like art?
  • Do you like visiting art galleries?
  • Do you want to be an artist?
  • Do you like modern art or traditional art?


  • Where do you go to school?
  • Do you go to a good school?
  • Do you like your teachers?
  • Do you like your current learning atmosphere?
  • What are the differences between your school and other schools?
  • Is there anything you want to change about your school?


  • Which do you think makes louder noise, in cities or in the countryside?
  • What noise do we have in cities?
  • What kind of noise do cars make?


  • What snacks do you like to eat?
  • Did you often eat snacks when you were young?
  • Do you think it is healthy for you to eat snacks?
  • When do you usually eat snacks now?


  • Does your name have any special meaning?
  • How would you choose names for your next generation?
  • Are there any differences between how Chinese name their children now and in the past?
  • Does anyone in your family have the same name as you?
  • Are there any names that are more popular than others in China?


  • What’s the weather like where you live?
  • Do you prefer cold or hot weather?
  • Do you prefer dry or wet weather?
  • Are you in the habit of checking the weather forecast? When/How often?
  • What do you think are the effects of climate change in recent years?
  • Would you like to visit other cities that have different climates from where you live?


  • What do you usually do on your birthday?
  • What did you do on your birthday when you were young?
  • Do you think it is important for you to celebrate your birthday?
  • Whose birthday do you think is the most important to celebrate in Vietnam?

Public Transportation

  • What kind of public transportation do you usually take?
  • When do you usually take public transportation, in your everyday life or when are you travelling?
  • Do most people prefer public transportation in your country?
  • Did you take public transportation when you were a kid?
  • Will there be more people taking public transportation in the future?

Housework And Cooking

  • Do you do some cooking/help your family cook at home now?
  • Do you think your home is clean and tidy?
  • Did you do some house cleaning when you were young?
  • Do you have breakfast at home every day?
  • Do you want to learn how to cook well?
  • What housework do you like or dislike doing?


  • Do you like singing? Why?
  • Have you ever learnt how to sing?
  • Who do you want to sing for?
  • Do you think singing can bring happiness to people?


  • What technology do you often use, computers or cellphones?
  • What electronic devices have you bought lately?
  • Is there any technology you want to buy?
  • Is technology important in your life?
  • Is there any technology you don’t like?
  • What do you think are the trends in technology today compared to when you were young?


  • Do you write a lot?
  • What do you like to write? Why?
  • Do you think the things you write would change?
  • Do you prefer typing or handwriting when you are writing?

Social Media

  • Do you or your friends like using social media?
  • Do you think you or your friends use too much social media?
  • Do you want to work in social media? Why?
  • What’s the most popular social media in China? Why?


  • Do you like geography?
  • Have you ever studied geography at school?
  • Are you good at reading a map?
  • Would you visit a country because of its geographical location?

Doing Sports

  • What sports do you like?
  • Where did you learn how to do it?
  • Did you do some sports when you were young?
  • Do you think students need more exercise?


  • Did you do puzzles in your childhood?
  • When do you do puzzles, during a trip or when you feel bored?
  • Do you like doing word puzzles or number puzzles? Which is more difficult for you?
  • Do you think it is good for old people to do puzzles?

Morning Time

  • Do you like getting up early in the morning?
  • What do you usually do in the morning?
  • What did you do in the morning when you were little? Why?
  • Are there any differences between what do you do in the morning now and what you did in the past?
  • Do you spend your mornings doing the same things on both weekends and weekdays? Why?


  • Where is your hometown?  
  • Is that a big city or a small place?
  • Do you like your hometown?
  • What do you like (most) about your hometown?
  • Is there anything you dislike about it?
  • How long have you been living there?
  • Do you like living there?
  • Do you think you will continue living there for a long time?
  • Please describe your hometown a little.
  • What’s your hometown famous for?
  • Did you learn about the history of your hometown at school?

Work Or Studies

  • What subjects are you studying?
  • Do you like your subject?
  • Why did you choose to study that subject?
  • Is it very interesting?
  • Do you prefer to study in the morning or in the afternoon?
  • Are you looking forward to working? 
  • What technology do you use when you study?
  • What work do you do?
  • Why did you choose to do that type of work/job?
  • Do you like your job?
  • Is it very interesting?
  • Do you miss being a student?
  • What technologies do you often use at work?
  • Who helps you the most? And how?

Home & Accommodation

  • Do you live in a house or an apartment?
  • Can you describe the place where you live?
  • How long have you lived there?
  • Please describe the room you live in?
  • What part of your home do you like the most?
  • Who do you live with?
  • What room does your family spend most of the time in?
  • What do you usually do in your flat?
  • What kinds of accommodation do you live in?
  • Do you plan to live there for a long time?
  • Do you prefer living in a house or a flat?
  • Are the transport facilities to your home very good?
  • What kind of house or flat do you want to live in the future?
  • What’s your favourite room in your apartment/house?
  • What makes you feel pleasant in your home?
  • What’s the difference between where you are living now and where you have lived in the past?
  • Do you think it is important to live in a comfortable enviroment?

The Area You Live In

  • Do you like the area that you live in?
  • Where do you like to go in that area?
  • Do you know any famous people in your area?
  • What are some changes in the area recently?
  • Do you know any of your neighbours?

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