Predicting the Topics

Itisusefultopredictwhattopicswilloccurintheinterview.Inordertodothis,you shouldrememberthatallIELTScandidatesaroundthew’orldhavethefollowingin
common:
.theyaregenerallyover18yearsofage;
.theyhavealreadystudiedathighschool;
.theymayhavesomeworkexperience;
.theyhavemovedtoorareplanningtomovetoanEnglish-speakingcountry;
.theymayhaveaparticularmajorfieldofstudy;
.theycomefromaplacethattheinterviewerprobablyhasnotbeentoordoesnotknowweh;
.theyareplanningtoentertertiary-orfurthereducation;
.theyarenotnative-speakersofEnglish.

Tosummarise:althoughitisnotpossibletopredictpreciselywhattopicswillbecovered inanIELTSinterview,itisreasonabletoassumethattheinterviewerwillfocusonthe candidatespastexperienceinworkorstudy,wayoflife,viewsontheworld,personal
experiences,plansforfuturestudy,andfeelingsaboutmovingtoanothercountry.