IELTS test in Australia – February 2015 (General Training)

Three IELTS test takers from Australia (thanks G, A and M!) remembered the following questions from a recent exam:

Writing testIELTS test in Australia

Writing task 1 (a letter)

You saw an advertisement requiring volunteers for an organisation that helps children. Write a letter and offer to volunteer part time. Include the following in your letter:

– Why are you applying for this position?
– What makes you suitable for it?
– When will you be available?

Writing Task 2 (an essay)

Some people believe that computers help to make the world a better place. To what extent do you agree or disagree? Give your opinion.

Speaking test


– What is your full name?
– Can I see your ID?
– Where are you from?
– Do you work or study?
– What subject did you study?
– Do you like to write emails?
– Do you prefer to receive a phone call or an email?
– What type of emails do you receive mostly?
– What type of email is hard to write for you? Why?

Cue Card

Talk about news that you saw on TV or the Internet recently. Please say

– When and where was it?
– What was the news?
– How did you feel after that?


– What news would you like to see on TV?

Share this to help your friends do better in IELTS!

Leave a Reply

Your email address will not be published.