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Splendid Speaking supports advanced learners of English who want to develop their top-level speaking skills and communication strategies. Each podcast features a recording of non-native speakers of English carrying out short tasks individually or in pairs such as making presentations or taking part in discussions. Each recording contains expert feedback on the speaker's performance. Also, visit the Splendid Speaking website at splendidspeaking.com to subscribe to our newsletter which gives automatic access to transcripts of all podcasts. Students studying for IELTS, TOEFL, TOEIC, Cambridge CAE, CPE or BEC will find these recordings useful in preparation for their Speaking exam. We also publish a weekly task sheet giving you the chance to try a similar task and a daily quiz consisting of three colloquial expressions.

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Splendid Speaking supports advanced learners of English who want to develop their top-level speaking skills and communication strategies. Each podcast features a recording of non-native speakers of English carrying out short tasks individually or in pairs such as making presentations or taking part in discussions. Each recording contains expert feedback on the speaker's performance. Also, visit the Splendid Speaking website at splendidspeaking.com to subscribe to our newsletter which gives automatic access to transcripts of all podcasts. Students studying for IELTS, TOEFL, TOEIC, Cambridge CAE, CPE or BEC will find these recordings useful in preparation for their Speaking exam. We also publish a weekly task sheet giving you the chance to try a similar task and a daily quiz consisting of three colloquial expressions.

    IELTS Language Lab: Test 18

    IELTS Language Lab: Test 18

    Welcome to the IELTS Language Lab, brought to you by Peter Travis from ieltsspeaking.co.uk. In this episode we’re going to listen to Andrei who tried one of the free Part 2 practice tests we’ve published on the ieltsspeaking website. The task was Speaking Practice 18:
    http://www.ieltsspeaking.co.uk/ielts-sample-speaking-test-187/

    Describe a time when you bought something for someone. You should say

    when this was
    what is was you bought
    who you bought it for
    and say how you felt about buying it for them.

    • 9 min
    IELTS Language Lab: Test 17

    IELTS Language Lab: Test 17

    Welcome to the IELTS Language Lab, brought to you by Peter Travis from ieltsspeaking.co.uk. In this episode we’re going to listen to Mohamed who tried one of the free Part 2 practice tests we’ve published on the ieltsspeaking website. The task was Speaking Practice 17:
    http://www.ieltsspeaking.co.uk/ielts-sample-speaking-test-17/

    Describe a time when you experienced extreme weather conditions. You should say
    when this was
    where you were
    what the weather was like
    and say how you felt about the experience.

    • 5 min
    IELTS Language Lab: Test 13

    IELTS Language Lab: Test 13

    Welcome to the IELTS Language Lab, brought to you by Peter Travis from ieltsspeaking.co.uk. In this episode we’re going to listen to Graciela who tried one of the free Part 2 practice tests we’ve published on the ieltsspeaking website. The task was Speaking Practice 12:
    http://www.ieltsspeaking.co.uk/ielts-speaking-sample-test-13/

    Describe a business you know that you admire. You should say
    what this business is
    what the business sells
    how long you have known about the business
    and say why you like it so much.

    • 9 min
    IELTS Language Lab: Test 12

    IELTS Language Lab: Test 12

    Welcome to the IELTS Language Lab, brought to you by Peter Travis from ieltsspeaking.co.uk. In this episode we’re going to listen to Peter who tried one of the free Part 2 practice tests we’ve published on the ieltsspeaking website.
    The task was Speaking Practice 12:
    http://www.ieltsspeaking.co.uk/ielts-speaking-practice-test-12/

    Describe a teacher you once had who you enjoyed being taught by. You should say

    who this person was
    when they were your teacher
    which subject they taught you

    and describe what it was about their character that you liked.

    • 12 min
    IELTS Speaking Podcasts 11 Clothes and Fashion

    IELTS Speaking Podcasts 11 Clothes and Fashion

    Welcome to the IELTS Language Lab, brought to you by Peter Travis from ieltsspeaking.co.uk. In this episode we’re going to listen to Amy who tried one of the free Part 2 practice tests we’ve published on the ieltsspeaking website.
    The task was Speaking Practice 11:
    http://www.ieltsspeaking.co.uk/ielts-speaking-practice-test-12/
    Describe a house or an apartment you would like to live in. You should say:
    - what kind of accommodation it would be
    - where it would be
    - who would live there with you
    and say why you would enjoy living in this place.

    • 8 min
    IELTS Language Lab: Test 10

    IELTS Language Lab: Test 10

    Welcome to the IELTS Language Lab, brought to you by Peter Travis from ieltsspeaking.co.uk. In this episode we’re going to listen to Baya who tried one of the free Part 2 practice tests we’ve published on the ieltsspeaking website. The task was Speaking Practice 9:
    http://www.ieltsspeaking.co.uk/ielts-speaking-practice-test-9/

    Describe a house or an apartment you would like to live in. You should say:
    - what kind of accommodation it would be
    - where it would be
    - who would live there with you
    and say why you would enjoy living in this place.

    • 9 min

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