Language Exchange Speaking Activity - IELTS Style


1. English Learner - Study these words

boiling (adj)

flood (n)

humidity (n)

monsoon (n)

torrential rain

freezing (adj)

shade (n)

rainy (adj)


2. English Learner - with your Australian speaking partner

Describe your favourite time of year

You should say:

  • what the weather is like during that time of year
  • what your typical activities are during that time of year
  • what festivals or holidays there are at that time

and explain why it's your favourite time of year


3. Australia student

Please ask follow-up questions based on your partner's story


Beautiful Sunny Weather

Beautiful Sunny Weather

Stormy Sydney Weather

Stormy Sydney Weather

Depressing Cloudy Weather

Depressing Cloudy Weather