Candidate task card:
Describe an interesting story that you heard or read about in the news.
You should say:
when you heard or read about the story
what the story was about
why the story was in the news
and explain why you thought the story was interesting.
Test Tip In Part 2, the examiner will ask you some more questions on familiar topics.
Listen carefully to the questions. Use the correct tense for each answer and include some relevant vocabulary.
Study Tip Use the one- minute preparation time to think about your topic and what you will say; make notes on each point. (Choose a story that you can easily talk about.)
an interesting story/in the news
I often watch the news, documentary and sometimes talk shows. Many of them are contemporary world news, some of them are political news and some of them are news stories.
One such interesting news was a story that covered a case file of police who caught a serial killer.
This news story was broadcasted in Fox news and I watched it about one year ago….
It is really interesting because…