Common IELTS Speaking Topics For You To Practice

Tue Apr 21 2020 14:22:37 GMT+0545 (Nepal Time)



Academic and General Training

One of the burning questions any IELTS student can have is - the questions s/he may be asked during the IELTS Speaking Test. Today, we have compiled some of the most common topics that the examiner can ask you during the test. 

You can prepare yourself for the test by developing ideas and practising answering questions under these topics.

Academic and General Training


  • Family

  • Festivals

  • Food

  • Friend and Friendship

  • Culture

  • Superstition

  • Job

  • Hobby

  • Place

  • Leisure Time (Weekend)


Common Questions Under Social Issues:

  • How well do you get along with your family members?

  • What is your favourite food and why?

  • Do you believe in Superstition? Do you think people should believe in Superstition?

  • What is your hobby? Why did you choose this as your hobby?

  • What place do you visit most often and why?

  • What is your job like? Do you get along well with your co-workers?

  • How do you utilize your leisure hours?

  • What do you do during the weekend?



  • Education

  • Book

  • Reading Habits

  • University

  • College

  • Knowledge


Common Questions For Academic Issues

  • What do you study? Why?

  • Where do you study?

  • Why did you choose that subject?

  • How often do you read books?

  • Which is your favourite book and why?



  • Computer

  • Internet

  • Digital System


Common Questions

  • How friendly are you with computers?

  • How often do you use the Internet as your source of wisdom?



  • Fashion

  • Cosmetics

  • Cultural Dress


Common Questions:

  • Is fashion important to you?

  • What kind of clothes do you usually wear?

  • Do most people in your country follow fashion?

  • Have you ever worn a uniform?

  • Do you ever wear the traditional clothes of your country?



  • Football

  • Cricket

  • Hockey

  • Tennis

  • Table Tennis

  • Volleyball

  • Badminton

  • National Games


Frequently Asked Questions:

  • Do you like sport?

  • What is your favourite sport?

  • Which sport is popular in your country?

  • How often do you play outdoor games?

  • Do you often watch sport on TV?



  • Newspaper

  • Magazines

  • Websites

  • Television

  • Movies Journalist

  • Photograph

  • Music


Commonly Asked Questions

  • How do you usually get your news?

  • Do you often read the newspaper?

  • Do you think Television is important?

  • Do you like music? How often do you listen to it?

  • Do you like taking pictures?


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