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Part 1-Ielts Speaking Topic: Language

Updated on June 14, 2013


IELTS(International English Language Testing System) is the world's leading test of English for higher education, immigration and employment. Below are some sample questions and answers for this topic.

1. What foreign languages have you studied?

-English is the only foreign language which I have studied.

-I have started learning English since primary school

-When I was in University I also learnt Japanese for a semester

2. Why did you choose to study that language? How did you learn that language?

-Well I have always wanted to learn Japanese since I watch anime and play Japanese games on my computer.

-I didn't really choose English; all students in China are forced to study English at a young age.

-I plan to go abroad for further my studies so learning English is a must

3. Would you say it’s a difficult subject?

-Absolutely, especially the complicated grammar structures

-sometimes the logic for writing in English and Chinese are opposite so it can get a little confusing.

-I would say the difficulty level is just has hard as learning any other foreign language.

4. What is the most difficult part about studying that language?

-Memorizing vocabulary can get a little tedious

-There are some words that I can’t pronounce properly.

-There are too many different accents in English and some are easier to understand than others. I find the Indian accent extremely hard to understand.


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