Ielts Speaking test
IELTS test. It is the same for Academic and
You will be asked some questions on general
1.You will be given a task card about a particular
2.You will have 1 minute to prepare a monologue
on the given topic.
3.Then you return the task card to the examiner and
talk about the topic for 2 minutes.
4.After your talk the examiner may ask you a few
The third section involves a discussion between
the examiner and the test taker, generally on
questions relating to the theme which they have
already spoken about in Section 2.
Fluency and coherence (FC)
how clear and structured is your speech
Lexical Resource (LR)
how good is your vocabulary
how naturally you sound
Grammatical Range and
how good is your grammar
Each of the criteria receives a score from 0 to 9 points.
For example, if your marks are:
Fluency and Cohesion: 7.5,
Lexical Resource: 7.0,
Grammatical Range and Accuracy: - 7.5.
Then your total score for IELTS Speaking is
(7.5+7.0+7.0+7.5)/4 =7.25, which will be rounded to 7.5.
1. Be fluent and liberated
2. Practise answering sample questions
3. Ask the question again if you need to
4. Be emotional
5. Extend your speech
6. Be coherent
7. Give yourself time to think
8. Made a mistake? Don't panic!
9. Make a good first impression
10.Don't learn answers by heart
come of your action, but if you do
nothing there will be no result.” ~