The importance of the past in Speaking Module in IELTS

In the IELTS Speaking Test, you can be asked to describe events from your personal history. It is up to the candidate, based on the topic to choose a happy or a sad event. The topics can be as follows:

i. Exciting big foreign adventure.
ii. Outstanding impressive achievement.
iii. Annoying habit of some people.
iv. Getting lost in some place.

Tip:For such topics use Nouns to summarise descriptions and trigger ideas:

Nerve – raking adventure
Bizarre incident
Exhilarating experience
Humbling experience
Rewarding experience
Unforgettable moment

For example:

  • I received first prize in a debate competition when I was in school. It was an unforgettable moment.
  • I saw the hardship of other people when I was volunteering. It was a humbling experience.

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