TOEIC 19-1
Speaking Mock Test


This unit will cover tasks 1-6 of the 11 tasks in the TOEIC® Speaking Test.

This is the TOEIC® Speaking test. This test includes 11 questions that measure different aspects of your speaking ability. The test lasts approximately 20 minutes.
Different types of speaking skills are evaluated including pronunciation, intonation, grammar, vocabulary, content, and cohesion.


Questions 1-2: Read a text aloud

Directions: In this part of the test, you will read aloud the text on the screen.
Preparation time: 45 seconds
Response time: 45 seconds

Has your family or any one of your friend’s families ever been affected by a fire? Fire destroy a person’s morale and it is really difficult to recover from what the flames have left behind. It is important that before leaving the house, you unplug all the appliances and shut down the fuse box. Fires cause a lot of destruction but something can be done to prevent it. We just have to be vigilant and remember the safety precautions.

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Question 3: Describe a picture

Directions: In this part of the test, you will describe the picture on your screen in as much detail as you can.

Preparation time: 30 seconds
Response time: 45 seconds

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Questions 4–6: Respond to questions

Directions: In this part of the test, you will answer three questions. For each question, begin responding immediately after you hear a beep. No preparation time is provided. 
You will have 15 seconds to respond to Questions 4 and 5, and 30 seconds to respond to Question 6

Response time: 15 seconds


Imagine that an English newspaper company is doing research to write an article. They want to collect information about grocery shopping.

Question 4:

Who does grocery shopping in your household, and how often does that person usually go?

Response time: 15 seconds

Question 5:

Other than food, what do you purchase at grocery stores?

Response time: 30 seconds

Question 6:

Do you go to one store or multiple stores when you shop for groceries? Why?

Resource: TOEIC® tests