IELTS Speaking Part 1 Topic Change
QUESTIONS AND ANSWERS
1. Do you think you have changed a lot since you were younger?
My behavior and attitude have, without a doubt, changed since I was younger. When I was younger, my behavior and attitude, was that of someone seeking approval, so I was always careful to take the appropriate action, usually with a lot of pre-thought, to behave with the attitude that I thought was expected of me. Now I have started to focus on things that really matter – my family, friends and my future. I am working hard towards my goal.
2. Have there been a lot of changes in your town/city?
Yes. Over the years, I have witnessed my hometown become more urban. More and more suburban subdivisions and stores are being built here along with logistic centers and business parks.
3. What positive change might happen in your life in the next few years?
I have no idea about the specifics but I do have a basic idea of the goals I want to accomplish. I think in the next few years, I’ll marry my current boyfriend. We’ll be in a comfy nice house with a good running business. And we will be traveling yearly to our dream countries, one is Switzerland to be specific.
4. What do you plan to change next year?
Oh, I plan to finish school and start my studying at a university in Canada next year. I working really hard now to make this dream of mine come true, so I hope I will succeed in it.
5. Do you like changes?
Unfortunately, I don’t like change as I’m a creature of habit and have an instinctive fear of the unknown. Changes almost always make me step out of my comfort zone, which causes me to feel uneasy and stressed, so I’m definitely not a big fan of changes. I don’t like to adapt to new environment.
6. Are there any changes in your hometown?
Oh, I would even say that my hometown has undergone sweeping changes’ cause those who haven’t been there for a long time time can hardly recognize it. First of all, the general quality of the city landscape has improved, so it’s way more beautiful now. For instance, many ancient building have been restored and modern ones have been and modern ones have been erected. Therefore, it has turned into a remarkable tourist attraction.
7. Have you changed a lot since your childhood?
Well, I guess I have changed a lot both externally and internally. As far as the former is concerned, I have changed my hairstyle and my style of clothes. As far as the latter is concerned, I have learn a lot of things mastered a lot of skills and gained more control ever my emotions. Also, I have learnt to trust my gut and stopped paying attention to what other people think about me.
1. Attitude (n) the way that you think and feel about somebody/something; the way that you behave towards somebody/something that shows how you think and feel
If you want to pass your exams you’d better change your attitude!
2. Logistic (adj) connected with the practical organization needed for a complicated plan involving a lot of people and equipment
Organizing famine relief presents huge logistical problems.