Updated Feb. 23, 2007
IELTS Part 2 and
Part 3 Topics and Questions
Favourite Means Of Transportation
23, 2006) (Probably
not a Part 2 topic)
Studying IELTS (Rarely
An Occasion When You Were Late
2, 2006) (Probably no longer used)
A Sports Event (October
(Probably no longer used)
An Advertisement (August
26, 2006) (Probably
no longer used)
TO PART 2 TOPIC INDEX
9-23 5:40 P.M. 上海
- Do you like (learning)
- Why do people
learn English in China?
percentage of people in China have studied English (or, study English)?
- Some people say
that if you are going to work in a Chinese company in China then learning
English is a waste of time. Do you agree?
- What do you
think is the best age for children to begin learning English?
studying English in China to studying English in an English-speaking
to above) Would you say
it’s better to study English overseas than in China?
- Do adults have
more difficulty than children in learning a foreign language?
- What’s the
best way to learn a foreign language?
and Cultural Diversity
do people prefer to study English over other languages?
is now used as an international language. What other languages do you think
might develop into international languages?
English, what other foreign languages are important?
(What other foreign languages do people study in China?)
you had to choose a second foreign language to study, which would you
the future popularity of Chinese and English as foreign languages to study.
you think studying foreign languages can benefit world peace? (How?)
difficulties do you think foreigners might h
ave when they study Chinese?
do you think translation and interpretation will develop in the future?
the culture of China to that of the West.
explain how you felt when you saw or heard this advertisement. *
How do you think people become sports stars? Is it a
matter of luck? *
Do you think it’s a good idea for some children to
aim to be professional athletes? *
Some professional athletes are very well-paid. Do you
think they deserve to be so well-paid? *