Lindsay McMahon
"The English Adventurer"
Jessica Beck
"Director of IELTS Training"

Today you’ll hear native sample IELTS Speaking Part 1 answers for questions about friends.

In the last video, you learned slang and idioms to use on the Speaking Exam when asked about friends.

Today, you’ll hear this vocabulary used in context for IELTS Part 1 answers, and learn some additional phrases to help you stand out on the next IELTS Exam!

Watch the video and take notes on natural transition phrases and vocabulary that I use.



IELTS Speaking Question #1:

How often do you spend time with friends?

Vocabulary used in this answer:

I would say, to be honest, not as much as I like– This is a great introduction phrase to give an honest answer, even if it is negative.

Keep it low key– (in last video)


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Catch a flick– (in last video)

Second-run movie theater / the cheap sheets– cinema that shows movies that were released a few months ago, usually with cheaper tickets

Clown around– (in last video)

Keep it light– create a mood that is not serious

IELTS Speaking Question #2:

What do you and your friends do together?

Vocabulary used in this answer:

Well, as I said...- This phrase can be used if you feel you’ve already partly answered the question previously.

Have a feasthave a very large meal

Chow down– (in last video)

Happy hour– period of time in a bar / restaurant when alcoholic drinks and perhaps snacks are cheaper

Goof off for hours– joke around for a long time

Now practice using this vocabulary in your own IELTS answers about friends.

How would you answer these IELTS Part 1 questions?

Share your answer in the comments section below!

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