Recent IELTS test in Malaysia – December 2018 (General Training)

Our friend Y took the IELTS test in Malaysia and remembered the following questions from the Writing and Speaking sub-tests:

Writing test

1. Writing task 1 (a letter)

You have received a record that needs to be translated. Write a letter to a translating agency and say

  •  What is there on the record?
  •  Why do you want to translate it?
  •  Why is it so urgent for you to get it translated?

2. Writing Task 2 (an essay)

Some people prefer cold weather conditions, while others don’t. Discuss both views and give your own opinion.

Speaking test

1. Interview

  •  What is your full name?
  •  Can I see your ID?
  •  Where are you from?
  •  Do you work or study?
  •  What do you do?
  •  Do you like your job?

2. Cue Card

Talk about a city you know well. Please say

  •  What city is it?
  •  What do you like about it?
  •  What are the interesting places there?

3. Discussion

  •  How big is the population of that city?
  •  Do you prefer a car or a public transport?
  •  Do you drink tap water or bottled water?
  •  What is the difference between cities and countryside?
  •  What is the difference between one city and another?
  •  Did you travel by car recently?
  •  Where did you go?
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