Skip to main content

Describe an expensive hobby you can’t pursue daily

IELTS Cue Card/ Candidate Task Card 359 with Model Answer:

Describe an expensive hobby you can’t pursue daily.

You should say:
  • what it is
  • why it is expensive
  • why you wish to pursue it
and explain when you are planning on doing it in near future.

[You will have to talk about the topic for one to two minutes. You have one minute to think about what you are going to say. You can make some notes to help you if you wish.]

Model Answer:
Hobbies define who we become and how we choose to live our life. It nurtures creativity and a man without a hobby is like a garden without a flower. I would like to thank you for letting me talk about a hobby I cherish but cannot follow on a regular basis.

I like travelling and it revives my spirit to a great extent. This is a hobby I wish I could pursue daily! But the reality is that I have to work and get back to my regular life once a tour is complete.

This hobby is expensive in terms of money and time it requires. I love to explore different parts of the world and the prerequisites for a tour is overwhelming. I follow a few travel blogs and they are flooded with vivid travel stories and fabulous travel destinations. A travel enthusiast like me often finds contentment with reading about a place rather than being able to visit all these places. Travelling is not a pastime activity like drawing, collecting stamps or blogging that I can always manage, especially on a tight budget. Travelling involves a lot of preparation, expenditure on accommodation, food, transport and so on. However, I will take it more regularly when I get older and wiser!

Travelling is my way to refresh my mind and get away from the routined-life for a while. It helps me adapt to different cultures and understand the people and places. It always opens a new horizon to me and fills me with unparalleled joys. It has enhanced my confidence and self-reliance and I am happy to have grown a passion for travelling.

Umm, I am planning to visit Malaysia, a country located in Southeast Asia. I will probably go there in this coming December and stay for around a week. I wish to explore the life of Asian people and their culture and I believe visiting Malaysia would add some excellent memories.

Comments

  1. Name :Mohd Sharjeel Khan
    IELTS TIME: 11 August
    LEVEL: INTERMEDIATE
    MAIL ID: sharjeelkhan31@gmail.com
    Interested IELTS aspirants can mail me for speaking practice.

    ReplyDelete

Post a Comment

Popular posts from this blog

Describe a person who likes to travel by plane

IELTS Cue Card Question 158 with Model Answer:
Describe a person who likes to travel by plane.You should say:
who this person ishow you know this personwhere this person travels toand explain why this person likes to travel by plane.

[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.]

Model Answer 1: Travelling is always pleasant, and if it is on a plane the joys know no bounds. Travelling on air has some special benefits and there are some people who prefer to travel on an aeroplane for some specific reasons.

Describe an indoor game you have enjoyed playing

IELTS Cue Card Question 106 With Model Answer:
Describe an indoor game you have enjoyed playing in your free time.You should say:
what the game ishow you learned to play itwhere you have played itand explain why you have enjoyed playing this game.

[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.]

Model Answer 1: Games and sports have always attracted me but I like the indoor games more than the outdoor ones. I usually play chess in my free times and enjoy it more than any other indoor games.

Describe a place you went to which was full of colours

IELTS Cue Card Question 43 With Model Answer: 
Describe a place you went to which was full of colours.You should say: 
where it waswhy you went therewhat you did thereand explain why you think that place was made so colourful.

[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.]


Model Answer 1: I live near the Skagit Valley and the place remains colourful almost round the year, and the colours change with the seasonal changes. But the colours are more flamboyant and attractive during the Tulip Festival in fall.

Describe a place where you can read and write

IELTS Cue Card Question 160 with Model Answer:
Describe a place where you can read and write. You should say:
where this place ishow you know about this placewhat you do thereand explain why you think it is a good place for reading and writing.

[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.]

Model Answer 1: In my rooftop, I usually perform my reading and writing tasks. The place is just above my room in which house I live in Port Elizabeth.