PART 1 - Introduction
[This part of the test begins with the examiner introducing himself or herself and checking the candidate’s identification. It then continues as an interview. In the interview, the examiner asks the candidate about his/her home, work or studies and other familiar topics.]
Q. What would you suggest a visitor should see and do in your country?
Q. Are there any traditional arts or music you would recommend?
Q. Tell me about the kind of foreign visitors or tourists who go to your country.
Q. In what ways has tourism changed your country?
PART 2 - Cue Card/Candidate Task Card
Describe a wedding/marriage ceremony you have attended.
You should say:
where it took place
who was getting married
why you attended this wedding ceremony
and explain what was special about this wedding/marriage ceremony.
[You will have to talk about the topic for one to two minutes. You have one minute to think about what you are going to say. You can make some notes to help you if you wish.]
[Examiner: All right? Remember you have one to two minutes for this, so don't worry if I stop you. I'll tell you when the time is up. Can you start speaking now, please?]
PART 3 - Detailed Discussion
The role of ceremony in our lives:
Q. How important are ceremonies in our lives?
Q. Do you see the role of private and public ceremonies changing in the future?
Attitudes to marriage in your country:
Q. Have attitudes toward marriage changed in recent years?
Q. In what ways do men and women feel differently about marriage, in your opinion?
Events of national/global significance:
Q. What sort of national events make headlines in your country?
Q. Does the media in your country pay more attention to global or national events?