IELTS Speaking test in Australia – May 2012

Below are the speaking questions from the IELTS exam in Australia, that was shared by our friends J and H yesterday:

Speaking test 1 IELTS test in Australia


– What do you do for a living?
– Do you have any good friends?
– What qualities make a good friend?

Cue Card

Describe a place that you would like to visit, when you have some free time. Please say

– Where would you like to go?
– Whom would you like to go with?
– What would you like to do there?
– Why do you want to go there?


– What do youngsters in your country do in their leisure time?
– How do the older people spend their leisure time?
– Do you see the difference between young and old generation?

Speaking test 2


– Do you work or study?
– Do you go out with your friends often?
– When do you usually meet?
– What do you usually do?

Cue Card

Describe a present you given to someone recently. Please say

– What was it?
– Why did you choose it?
– How did the person feel about your present?


– How have today’s economy affected the tradition of giving gifts?
– What are the most popular presents that people give nowadays?
– What is the future trend of this tradition?

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