Describe an interest or hobby that you enjoy.
You should say:
how you became interested in it
how long you have been doing it
why you enjoy it
and explain what benefits you get from this interest or hobby.
You will have to talk about the topic for one to two minutes.
You have one minute to think about what you’re going to say.
You can make some notes to help you if you wish.
The social benefits of hobbies
Do you think having a hobby is good for people’s social life? In what way?
Are there any negative effects of a person spending too much time on their hobby? What are they?
Why do you think people need to have an interest or hobby?
In your country, how much time do people spend on work and how much time on leisure? Is this a good balance, do you think?
Would you say the amount of free time has changed much in the last fifty years?
Do you think people will have more or less free time in the future? Why?