IELTS Speaking – Part 2

Here is an introduction to Part 2 of the IELTS Speaking Test.

What happens?

  • The examiner gives you a cue card

  • You have 60 seconds to prepare

  • Then you have 2 minutes to speak about the topic on the cue card

  • Afterwards, the examiner might ask 1 or 2 ‘rounding out’ questions about your Part 2 answer, after which, Part 3 will begin.

IELTS Speaking Part 2 Question Types: 

Part 2 cue cards typically ask you to describe one of the following:

 IELTS Speaking Part 2 Question Types

The IELTS Speaking Test Part 2 is one of the hardest parts of the test for a lot of students.

But just like the others parts of the exam, Part 2 of the IELTS Speaking Test features consistent question types. This means you can improve your preparation by familiarising yourself with the IELTS Part 2 question types:

Common Problems and Student Concerns

  • Will I be able to talk for 2 minutes? :S

  • What if I can’t think of any ideas? 😮

  • What if I just end up repeating myself? 🙁

Don’t worry! 😀

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