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TOEFL Speaking

The Speaking section contains a total of six question tasks: two independent questions and four integrated questions.
  • Test time: 20 minutes
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Task 1 #01

You will need to accomplish an assignment for a presentation. Which one will you choose? (1) Act out a scene from a play (with a partner) (2) Explain your review of a novel you recently read (3) Read a selection of poem

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Task 1 #02

Your degree requires that you should choose a history course. Which of the following courses would you prefer? (1) Art history (2) Twentieth-century world history (3) Science history

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Task 1 #03

What would you suggest to somebody if he was planning to come to your country to study abroad? Give details and examples to support your response.

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Task 1 #04

Your friend wants to switch careers but doesn’t know what new career to choose. What advice would you give her and why?

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Task 1 #05

Your friend is working at a job that pays well but that she doesn’t like. She has just been offered a promotion that would mean more pay but longer hours. What advice would you give her and why?

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Task 1 #06

Your friend's brother has begun spending time with a group of people that your friend thinks may not be very good people. He wants to talk with his brother but does not know what to say. What advice would you give him?

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Task 1 #07

Your friend has just begun looking at educational programs and is having a hard time narrowing down her choices. What advice would you give?

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Task 1 #08

Your friend is buying a new car for the first time. What advice would you give?

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Task 1 #09

Your friend's brother has begun spending time with a group of people that your friend thinks may not be very good people. He wants to talk with his brother but does not know what to say. What advice would you give him?

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Task 1 #10

Your friend has an opportunity to work at a job that pays well and could advance his career, but it is in a country that has had some political and civil unrest recently. What advice would you give?

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Task 1 #11

Your friend's young sister has asked for music lessons, but your friend doesn't know what instrument she should study. What advice would you give?

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Task 1 #12

Your friend wants a pet but has never owned one before and doesn’t know what to choose. What advice would you give and why?

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Task 1 #13

Your friend doesn't have enough money to pay for a new computer and all his textbooks at the same time. What would you suggest?

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Task 1 #14

Your friend is forgetful and often forget to submit assignments. What advice would you give to him?

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Task 1 #15

What is your favourite book? Use reasons and details to support your answer.

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Task 1 #16

Your friend wants a suggestion for an interesting book to read. What book would you recommend and why?

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Task 1 #17

What is your favourite style of clothing? Describe it and explain why it is your favourite.

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Task 1 #18

Talk about your country's national anthem or flag. Describe it, then say, where it is used and where it can be found today? Include details and examples to support your response.

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Task 1 #19

Is it important to interact with other people in a good manner? Give details and explanations to support your response.

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Task 1 #20

Is it important to interact with other people in a good manner? Give details and explanations to support your response.

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Task 1 #21

A friend is going to an international cultural celebration and wants to bring a food dish that represents your country and city. What food would you recommend he make and why?

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Task 1 #22

Tell me about a time when you used a resource to help you do something better than before. Describe it and explain why it was helpful to you.

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Task 1 #23

What is your favourite place to visit on weekends? Describe it and explain why it is your favourite place to go.

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Task 1 #24

Which place has fond memories for you? Describe this place and explain why it is memorable to you.

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Task 1 #25

Think of a place that makes you feel relaxed and peaceful. Describe it and explain why it is relaxing and peaceful for you.

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Task 1 #26

Where would you most like to live? Describe this place and explain why you would like to live there.

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Task 1 #27

If you could visit any place in the world for just 24 hours, where would you choose to go? Use reasons and details to support your answer.

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Task 1 #28

Who would you like to go on a trip abroad with? Describe this person and say why he/she would be a good travel companion for you?

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Task 1 #29

Which person are you most likely to go to with a personal problem? Describe this person and say, in particular, why you would go to him/her.

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Task 1 #30

Who is the most intelligent person you know? Describe the person and say why you think he/she is intelligent.

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Task 1 #31

Describe a person from your country's history. Why do you think this person was important?

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Task 1 #32

Name a famous or influential figure that has inspired you. Describe this person and say why he/she has been inspirational to you.

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Task 1 #33

Who has been your favourite teacher so far in your life? Use reasons and details to support your answer.

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Task 1 #34

Describe your favourite teacher and explain why he or she inspired you. Include details and examples.

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Task 1 #35

Whom do you feel close to in your family (or extended family)? Describe this person and say why you feel close to him/her.

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Task 1 #36

Name a person whom you truly admire. Describe the person and say why you admire him/her.

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Task 1 #37

Where do you most like to go eat out? Describe this place and say why you like it most.

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Task 1 #38

What is your favourite kind of food? Describe it and explain why it is your favourite.

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Task 1 #39

Which one of the following volunteer work would you choose to do if you are a volunteer for your community: planting trees cleaning up the park repairing the driveway

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Task 1 #40

In your opinion, which of the following behavior is the most negative one displayed by children? (1) Being selfish (2) To speak impolitely (3) Being loud

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Task 1 #41

In your opinion, what are the possible disadvantages of shopping online? Use reasons and specific examples to support your opinion.

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Task 1 #42

In your opinion, what kind of behavior do people do in public that you find most inconsiderate?

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Task 1 #43

If you had a small amount of money, would you spend it right away or save it?

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Task 1 #44

Nowadays traffic congestions are increasing, what advice would you offer to government to reduce traffic congestion?

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Task 1 #45

Your government is going to choose to invest in one of the following three areas. Which area do you think is worth investing? (1) land exploration (2) education (3) health care

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Task 1 #46

Some events at school may seem to be negative initially. However, the experience may turn out to be positive later on. Please give your own example of an event that seemed negative at first, but later was actually positive.

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Task 1 #47

Do you think government should legislate laws to fine people who use cell phones when crossing roads and intersections?

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Task 1 #48

Which of following aspects do you think contributes most to country's success? (1) many business opportunities (2) well rounded medical care system (3) a developed educational system

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Task 1 #49

Which of the following choices do you think has the greatest impact on environmental protection? (1) Governmental regulations (2) Environmental awareness groups (3) Individual efforts

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Task 1 #50

What is your favourite free time activity? Use reasons and details to support your answer.

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Task 1 #51

What is your favourite recreational activity? Describe it and say why you enjoy doing it.

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Task 1 #52

What is your favourite movie or movie genre? Use reasons and details to support your answer.

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Task 1 #53

Describe a particular TV show that you think is excellent. Include specific details and examples in your answer.

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Task 1 #54

Your friend wants a suggestion for an interesting film to watch. What film would you recommend and why?

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Task 1 #55

What is your favourite style of music? Use reasons and details to support your answer.

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Task 1 #56

What is your favorite song? Use reasons and details to support your answer.

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Task 1 #57

Is the Internet a good or bad thing for the music industry?

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Task 1 #58

Talk about something you and your family enjoy doing together. Describe it and explain why you all enjoy it.

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Task 1 #59

What is your happiest childhood memory? Describe it and give reasons to explain why it is your happiest memory.

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Task 1 #60

Talk about an event from the past that you would like to relive. Describe the original event and say why you would like to relive it.

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Task 1 #61

When have you been happily surprised by something? Describe the experience and say why the surprise was a happy one for you.

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Task 1 #62

Talk about a positive experience with learning or using English. Describe the experience and say why it was a positive one.

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Task 1 #63

Talk about a situation that enabled you to realize you had a certain strength or weakness that you did not know about before and how you dealt with this new finding.

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Task 1 #64

Talk about an experience in your life that made you feel embarrassed. Describe it and say why it was embarrassing.

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Task 1 #65

Talk about a difficulty you have overcome in your life. Describe the experience and say why it was difficult to overcome.

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Task 1 #66

Talk about a time when you experienced success. Describe the experience and say why it was a success for you.

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Task 1 #67

Things always change in an unexpected way. Please describe a thing you have recently done that, ten years ago, you never imagined you would do.

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Task 1 #68

Sometimes, there are disagreements between friends. Speaking from your personal experience, describe a situation in the past that you handled a disagreement with your friend well.

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Task 1 #69

Which of the following three activities do you prefer to do with a group of people rather than alone? (1) Eat a meal (2) Listen to music (3) Do homework

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Task 1 #70

School is planning to change the cafeteria’s menu with aims of offering healthier, low-calorie foods. Describe the advantage and disadvantage.

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Task 1 #71

The school is planning to build a coffee shop in the campus library. Describe the advantages and disadvantages.

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Task 1 #72

If university plans to add a new course that is not being offered to students, which of the following courses, in your opinion, would attract most students? (1) Sound engineering and recording (2) History of rock music (3) Film studies

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Task 1 #73

The university wants to provide student more types of entertainment and three choices provided below. Which do you prefer and why. (1) A theater performance by the student actors (2) A concert provided by professional musician (3) A lecture from a profess

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Task 1 #74

Should music be treated as seriously as subjects like maths or sciences at school?

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Task 1 #75

Which of the following functions of smartphones most beneficial to students? (1) taking photos (2) listening to the music (3) recording lectures

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Task 1 #76

Some people suggest students eat and drink during classes. Do you think it is a good idea?

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Task 1 #77

The university decides to remodel the dormitory and add a new space to it. Which space do you recommend to add in your dormitory? (1) Café (2) Study room (3) Game room

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Task 1 #78

If you are going to choose a position in school community during summer vacation, which one will you choose? (1) Library desk front/ receptionist (2) Technician (3) Paint a wall in community

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Task 1 #79

What was your favourite subject at school? Describe it and explain why this subject was your favourite one.

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Task 1 #80

Describe a class you have taken in school and explain why the class was important to you. Include details and examples to support your explanation

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Task 1 #81

What is your most useful study aid? Describe it and explain why it is useful in helping you to study.

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Task 1 #82

Where is your favourite place to study? Describe this place and say why it is a good place for you to study.

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Task 1 #83

List one recommendation for the school you have recently attended.

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Task 1 #84

Your friend is struggling in a math course, and he does not understand the work any better after his meetings with the professor. What advice would you give him?

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Task 1 #85

Your friend is studying engineering and has room for one extra course in her schedule. What sort of course would you recommend she take and why?

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Task 1 #86

Three kinds of activities will be offered on a special day organized by the International Student office. Which one do you prefer? (1) International food fair (2) International music festival (3) International film festival

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Task 1 #87

Your city is going to build a new place to attract more visitors. Among the following three options, which do you think is the best? (1) A local history museum (2) A modern art and film museum (3) A science museum

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Task 1 #88

What would you most like to take a course in? (1) Mathematics (2) Painting (3) Science

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Task 1 #89

If you are going to choose a roommate, which of the following qualities is the most important to you: (1) Cleanliness (2) Friendliness (3) Quietness

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Task 1 #90

There is going to be a TV show. Which show would you like to watch? (1) Interview school leaders (2) Students’ debate on political and social topics (3) Comedy about school life

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Task 1 #91

Which of the following technological developments have made the greatest impact on students’ lives? (1) Electronic books (2) Online classes (3) Smartphones

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Task 1 #92

Which one would you like to choose for your final project? (1) giving a presentation (2) writing a paper (3) creating a video.

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Task 1 #93

Talk about an interesting tourist attraction you have been to. Describe it and say why it was interesting.

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Task 1 #94

Where would you like to go to spend a vacation? Describe this place and say why you would like to go there.

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Task 1 #95

Where is a good place to have fun in your city or town? Describe this place and explain why it is fun.

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Task 1 #96

Name a place in your country you would recommend others to visit. Describe this place and explain why you would recommend it.

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Task 1 #97

What is your most important possession? Describe it and say why it is so important.

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Task 1 #98

What is your favourite form of transportation for getting around? Describe it and explain why it is your favourite means of transportation.

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Task 1 #99

What is your favourite season of the year? Describe the season and explain why you like it so much.

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