IELTS Speaking Cue Card Answer | Describe what you did last weekend
On Saturday afternoon, I went with a friend to a seminar in a hotel in the city. The event was all about study opportunities in Australia, which is something I’m seriously considering for next year, and my friend is too, so we were really interested to find out more about it all – you know - what’s involved, how easy, or difficult, it is to actually achieve and what the best opportunities are in Australia.
After the seminar we went to a café and had a coffee together and chatted about what we’d learned at the event and also about other things, just catching up with each other as we hadn’t seen each other for a couple of weeks.
Sunday is normally quite a lazy day for me, well, not really lazy, but more relaxed, but last Sunday we had a lot to do to prepare for the party, so most of the morning was occupied with preparing for that. In the afternoon family and friends started arriving and the party went on until quite late at night – so we were all pretty tired out by the end of the day.
IELTS Speaking Part 2 Follow-up Questions
- Are you satisfied with what you did last weekend?
- Are you looking forward to next weekend?
It was definitely a busier weekend than normal, because usually I spend a lot of time relaxing at home at weekends and then go out and meet my friends at night. But the party was great, and going to the seminar about Australia has really got me thinking about what I want to do next year – so overall, it was a really good weekend.
As for next weekend, well, yes I’m looking forward to it because it should be nice and quiet and I want to do some things at home with my family, and also some work on my thesis, so it’ll be quite different from last weekend.