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IELTS Special Sessions for December 2019

Date

Day

Event

1-Dec

Sunday

 

2-Dec

Monday

 

3-Dec

Tuesday

 

4-Dec

Wednesday

 

5-Dec

Thursday

 

6-Dec

Friday

IELTS Academic Writing Refresher Class 2;00pm-5:30pm

7-Dec

Saturday

Reading Refresher Class 1:30PM -6:00PM

8-Dec

Sunday

 

9-Dec

Monday

Reading Refresher Class 9:30AM -2:00PM

10-Dec

Tuesday

 

11-Dec

Wednesday

 

12-Dec

Thursday

 Final Mock test with Exam tips for Dec 14th Test Takers 9:30am -3:30pm

13-Dec

Friday

 

14-Dec

Saturday

 

15-Dec

Sunday

 

16-Dec

Monday

 

17-Dec

Tuesday

 

18-Dec

Wednesday

Listening Refresher 9:30am-12:30pm

19-Dec

Thursday

 

20-Dec

Friday

 

21-Dec

Saturday

Listening Refresher Class 9:30PM -1:30PM

22-Dec

Sunday

 

23-Dec

Monday

 

24-Dec

Tuesday

Christmas Holidays

25-Dec

Wednesday

Christmas Holidays

26-Dec

Thursday

Christmas Holidays

27-Dec

Friday

 

28-Dec

Saturday

Writing Refresher 1:30pm-6:30pm

29-Dec

Sunday

 

30-Dec

Monday

 

31-Dec

Tuesday

 

Speaking Topic for Monday – 02nd Dec

PART 1

Home

Do you live in a house or an apartment?

Which is your favorite room in your home? Why?

Would you change anything about your home? Why / why not?

Would you like to move to a different home in the future?

Can you describe the place where you live?

What do you like about your flat?

What do you dislike about your flat?

Which room does your family spend most of the time in?

What can you see from the windows where you live?

 

PART 2

Describe a skill that took you a long time to learn

You should say

what is the skill

have you tried learning the skill

why do you think it takes more time

also, explain, the challenges you faced while learning the skill.

PART 3

What type of skills may take a long time to learn?

Why would people spend a lot of time learning one skill?

Do people feel happy after they have learned a new skill?

Why are some people unwilling to learn new skills?

Do you think it takes a long time to learn a language?

Speaking Topic for Wednesday – 04th Dec

(Available on Youtube)

https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=okHK-LGXc_Q&t=3s

IELTS Speaking Latest Topics | IELTS Vocabulary | IELTS Part 1| IELTS Part 1 Smile -- Books | IELTS Part 2 Describe a person you know who speaks foreign language | IELTS Part 3 Languages

 

PART 1

Smiling

Do you like to smile?

When do people smile at others?

Do you smile when people take pictures of you?

Can you recognize a fake smile?

When was the last time when you saw people smiling

Reading

Do you like reading?

What books do you like to read?

What book did you read recently?

What did you learn from it?

What was your favorite book as a child?

Should reading be a compulsory activity for children at school?

Why do parents make children read books at an early age?

PART 2

Describe someone who speaks a foreign language well

You should say:

what language this person speaks

how often they use it

how they use it

how they learned it

PART 3

Languages

Is it popular to learn English in your country ?

Do think English will be the main stream language of the world in the future?

When learning a foreign language which part is easier? Speaking or writing

Why do people learn foreign languages?

Is learning a foreign language Important?

Why do some people learn languages so quickly?

What are the difficulties of learning new languages?

What can people do to learn a foreign language?

What qualities should a good language teacher have?

Do you think grammar is so important?

What do you think of children learning a foreign language?

Why are some language classes boring?

Speaking Topic for Friday- 06th Dec     

PART 1

Weather

Do you like hot weather?

What do you do in hot weather?

Would you like to visit a hot country?

Do you like wet weather?

Playing

Is it important for children to play outdoors?

Did you usually play indoors or outdoors?

How often did you play at your friend’s place?

Where did you like to play as a child?

PART 2

Describe an unusual experience during your holidays                            

You should say:

When and where you did it?

Who you did it with?

What did you do?

and explain why you think it was unusual.

Part 3

What are the most popular holiday places that people in your country enjoy going to?

Do workers and students have a good amount of holiday time where you live?

Can people really get to know a different culture by taking a vacation overseas?

What are some reasons why young people take holidays compared to why old people do it?

What problems can tourism bring to the environment?

How can damage to the environment which is caused by tourism be prevented?

 

IELTS Mock Test Instructions for Exam booked Candidates. Schedule for the last two weeks before the exam date

Day

Time

Special instructions

Monday

9:30am -4:00pm

6:00pm - 8:00pm

2:00-4:00pm -Individual Review Time with Synthia Mam,if you need
4:00pm-6:00pm -This is our break time.No candidate is allowed to remain in the premises

Tuesday

Holiday

 

Come,only if we call you or mail you

Wednesday

9:30am -4:00pm

6:00pm - 8:00pm

2:00-4:00pm -Individual Review Time with Synthia Mam,if you need
4:00pm-6:00pm -This is our break time.No candidate is allowed to remain in the premises

Thursday

Holiday

 

Come,only if we call you or mail you

Friday

9:30am -4:00pm

6:00pm - 8:00pm

2:00-4:00pm -Individual Review Time with Synthia Mam,if you need
4:00pm-6:00pm -This is our break time.No candidate is allowed to remain in the premises

Saturday

9:30am -1:30pm

 

(Only Weekend candidates can come on this day)

 

Preparation for Mock Test -Please bring the following

1

Reading and Listening Test Printouts

2

Reading,Listening,Writing IELTS Answer Sheets

3

Have internet access on your mobile phone to access Listening audios

4

Earphones for your mobile phones

 

Recently asked Essay Writing Topics

1

While recruiting a new employee, the employer should pay more attention to their personal qualities, rather than qualifications and experience. To what extent do you agree or disagree? Give your opinion and include relevant examples.

 2

Many people believe that learning a foreign language is a very difficult task. What are the most difficult things about learning a foreign language? What is the best way to overcome them? Explain and include your personal experience or knowledge of these problems.

 

 3

Many parents encourage young people to leave home when they become older, while others think they should stay at home with the family. Discuss both views and give your own opinion.

 4

Nowadays people waste a lot of food that was bought from shops and restaurants. Why do you think people waste food? What can be done to reduce the amount of food they throw away?

 5

Some people say that art subjects such as music, drama and creative writing are an essential part of education, and every school should include them in its syllabus. Do you agree or disagree with this statement? Give your opinion and examples from your own experience.

 6

Some people believe that the government should take care of old people and provide financial support after they retire. Others say individuals should save during their working years to fund their own retirement. What is your opinion? Give reasons for your answer and include examples from your own experience.

 7

Nowadays in many countries women have full time jobs. Therefore, it is logical to share household tasks evenly between men and women. To what extent do you agree or disagree with this statement?

 8

Nowadays many people choose ready made food and refuse to cook at home. Why do you think it happens? What are the advantages and disadvantages of such a choice?

 9

Some people say that protecting the environment is the government’s responsibility. Others believe that every individual should be responsible for it. Discuss both views and give your own opinion.

 10

Some people think that public health within a country can be improved by government making laws regarding nutritious food. Others, however, think that health is a matter of personal choice and responsibility. Discuss both views and give your opinion.

 11

When new towns are planned, it is important to build more public parks or sports facilities than shopping centers for people to spend their free time. To what extent do you agree or disagree?

 12

Some people think that it is best to encourage children to leave family home as soon as possible. Others believe children should stay at their family home for as long as they like. Discuss both views and give your own opinion.

 13

Many people support use of animals for testing medicines for humans. Others believe it isn’t appropriate to use animals for such experiments. Discuss both views and give your own opinion.

 14

Some think that it is better to get information or advice from other people, while others believe one can get any information or advice from the Internet or books. Discuss both views and give your own opinion.

 15

Nowadays the crime rate is increasing, especially among teenagers. What are the reasons behind it? How can we reverse this trend? What punishment methods should be used, in your opinion?

 16

Some people think that newspapers are the best media to learn and get information from, while others believe that the Internet is a better source. Discuss both views and give your own opinion.

 17

Nowadays some people think that public libraries are not necessary, while others disagree. Discuss both views and give your own opinion and examples.

 18

Some people believe that research into family history is useful for the next generations, while others claim that present and future are more important. Discuss both views and give your own opinion.

 19

Nowadays online education has become popular as more institutes and companies are offering courses online. However, many people prefer the traditional, classroom training or study. Discuss the advantages and disadvantages of both methods.

 20

Nowadays more and more people are spending less time at home. Why do you think it happens? What effect does this have on individuals and the society?

 21

Some people believe that for a hobby to be enjoyable it should be hard to acquire or learn. Do you agree or disagree with this statement?

 22

Nowadays many job seekers are finding jobs that force them to move far from their family and friends. Is it a positive or a negative trend? What can be done about it?

 23

Excessive consumption of sugar causes many health related issues. Some people believe the the government should control population’s sugar intake while others think people themselves should be responsible for their sugar eating habits. Discuss both views and give your own opinion.

 24

People nowadays sleep less than they used to in the past. What do you think is the reason behind this? What are the effects on individuals and people around them?

 25

Due the advancement in computer technology the trend of working from home will bring a dramatic change to people’s lives. Is it a positive or negative development?
Give your opinion and examples.

 26

Some people believe that managers are responsible for the organization’s success, while others think various features of the organization play a vital role in it. Discuss both views and give your own opinion.

 27

The urban transport system receives more funds compared to the rural transport system. Why do you think it is so? How can it be solved?

 28

These days it is very common to have people from two different generations mix in the same workplace. Are there more advantages or disadvantages to this situation? Give your own opinion and include relevant examples.

 29

Some people think that schools should involve students in school management. Do you agree or disagree with this idea? Give reasons for your answer.

 30

It is expected in the near future that there will be a higher proportion of old people compared to younger population in some countries. Is it a positive or negative development? Give your opinion and examples.

 31

Computer games and films containing violence are popular today. Some people think that these are harmful for our society and the government should ban them. Others argue that such games and films are fine for entertainment. Discuss both views and give your opinion.

 32

Many people believe that the increasing number of cars in cities is the biggest source of pollution and waste. Others think that industries are the ones causing pollution. Discuss both views and give your opinion.

 33

Many people believe that it’s better to learn something in a group rather than individually. Do you agree or disagree?

 34

Some say that people working in different job roles should get different amount of holiday time. Do you agree or disagree? Give your opinion and examples from your own experience.

Listening Audios for Practice https://www.dropbox.com/sh/rgb82vzrvpc0wfh/AADfWo57u3kLgHEly14PNm3qa?dl=0

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