• Mai Duc Nguyen

Speaking Part 1 Topics - Holidays and Transport

Sample Questions


(1) What do you do when you have a holiday?

(2) Where do you often go on your holidays and why?

(3) Who do you often spend your holidays with?

(4) Are holidays important to you? Why or why not?

(5) How have the ways people in your country spend their holidays changed over the past few decades?


(1) Which types of public transport do you use?

(2) What is public transport like in your hometown?

(3) How do you think public transport in your hometown can be improved?

(4) Should people, especially in big cities, use public transport more frequently?

(5) Does using public transport pose any disadvantage?

Suggested Vocabulary and Grammar


- When I have a holiday, I often ...

- I enjoy spending holidays in ... because ...

- Holidays play an important part in my social life ... since ...


- There are a number of means of public transport which I use, including ...

- The public transport systems in my country can be greatly developed if ...

- Using public transport as part of our daily routine can be time-consuming and inconvenient as a result of ...

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