Speaking

The speaking content is the same for both Academic and General Training versions
Sections Description

Part 1

You answer questions about yourself, your family, your work and your interests.

Part 2

You speak about a topic. You will be given a task card which asks you to speak about a particular topic and includes points that you can cover in your talk. You will be given 1 minute to prepare your talk. You will then speak for 1-2 minutes.

Part 3

You have a longer discussion on the topic. The examiner will ask you further questions connected to the topic in Part 2.

 

Sample Speaking Tasks for Download

 

Task Description Files

Speaking Sample Task Part 1

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Recording

 

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Speaking Sample Task Part 2

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Recording

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Speaking Sample Task Part 3

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Recording Listen

 

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