IELTS Speaking Part 3 (Forecast from September to December, 2021) - Topics related to EXPERIENCE/PAST EVENTS


1. Describe a time when you were really close to a wild animal

- Besides the animal you just spoke about, what other wild animals are there in your country (or, around where you live)?

- In general, what is the attitude of people in your country towards wild animals?

- In your country, are people’s attitudes towards wild animals today the same as people’s attitudes in the past?

- Are there any wild animals that you dislike? Why?

- Do you think it is right to keep wild animals in captivity all their life?


2. Describe a time when it is important to tell your friend a truth

- How do you know when others are telling lies? Telling the truth?

- Do you think we should tell the truth at all times?

- Do you think it's more important to win a game or follow the rules in sports?

- Should we violate the law/rule to win?

- Should we respect the law?


3. Describe a live sports event you watched before.

- What are the benefits of sport or exercise?

- What kinds of sports facilities exist in your community?

- Do you think children should be encouraged from a young age to participate in competitive sports or team sports?

- Are competitions helpful in building confidence?

- Do men and women play the same kind of sports?


4. Describe a film that made you laugh

- Why do people of all ages like cartoons?

- Why do some people like to make others laugh?

- Should teachers tell jokes in class?


5. Describe the first time you used a foreign language to communicate.

- Which one is easier between reading, writing, and daily communication?

- Why do people have to study foreign languages?

- How do English teachers teach English in your country? Any solutions to improve?

- Benefits of knowing a lot of languages? Study and work?

- Is academic writing necessary for science?


6. Describe a time when you tried a new food for the first time.

- Which group of people prefers to try new food, older or younger. Why?

- How do the elderly and the young eat differently?

- Do you think childhood tastes change when people grow up? Why?

- Do you believe in food shows or advertisements about food on TV?

- Is ads about food on TV reliable?


7. Describe a time that you gave advice to others

- Should we ask for advice from friends or family members?

- Why do old people sometimes have to ask advice from the youth?

- When do you need to be careful to give advice?

- What problem do you have when asking for advice too much?

- What do you have to prepare when giving advice?


8. Describe a time when you had to wait in a long line.

- What do people like to do while waiting in line?

- Why people nowadays are not in line?

- What measures could be done for shops or restaurants to make it faster (people take much time in a long line)?

- What could be implemented for companies to enhance customer services?

- Do you think customer services are important?


9. Describe a time when you had a problem with a piece of equipment

- Why do people use computers?

- Any disadvantages when using computers at home?

- Do you think people know that they are actually using computers in regular things such as washing machines?

- Should parents do something with children using computers?


10. Describe a time you made a promise to someone.

- What kinds of promises do parents make to their children?

- Why parents should keep their promise?

- Do you think children should be rewarded for keeping a promise?

- How do you feel when others break their promises?

- Do children also make promises to their parents?