IELTS Speaking Practice Tests

Try these IELTS Speaking practice tests with a partner or practice on Skype with a teacher.

Each IELTS Speaking practice test takes around 15 minutes to complete and is divided into three parts. You will be give a score of 0-9 on these four attributes: Fluency, Grammar, Vocabulary, and Pronunciation. Read more about the IELTS Speaking test here.

Each of these IELTS Speaking practice tests can also be downloaded as a PDF for classroom use at the links below. Time to get started!


Full list of IELTS Speaking practice tests

IELTS Speaking Practice Test 1: Childhood

Sample questions: Where did you grow up? Describe your best friend during childhood. Do you think children should be treated the same as adults?

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IELTS Speaking Practice Test 2: Work

Sample questions: Do you have a job right now? Describe a job that you consider highly important. What jobs are most popular among young people these days?

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IELTS Speaking Practice Test 3: Family

Sample questions: How large or small is your family? Describe a famous family in your country. Which are more important: family or friends?

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IELTS Speaking Practice Test 4: Marriage

Sample questions: Do you prefer to be alone or with other people? Describe your wedding or a wedding you would like to have. What is the secret of a successful marriage?

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IELTS Speaking Practice Test 5: Money

Sample questions: How important is money to you? Describe something you want to buy but can’t afford. Do children need better financial education?

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IELTS Speaking Practice Test 6: Food

Sample questions: Who cooks usually in your family? Describe a dish you like to cook. Do we waste too much food?

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Practice IELTS Speaking with a teacher online

IELTS TeacherWould you like to practice one of these IELTS Speaking tests with me online? As an experienced IELTS teacher, I can tell you your current IELTS score and what you need to do to improve that score. You can take my IELTS Speaking Practice Test anywhere in the world via Skype. Read more or click the button below to get started.