This is the IELTS CUE CARD on: Describe a time when you were excited
You should say:
– Where you were?
– When it was?
– Who you were with?
– explain why were you excited?
Follow Up Questions
Which personal events do people usually celebrate?
People celebrate personal events like birthdays, marriage anniversaries and even days of personal achievements like scoring good scores in a test or doing well on a work project. People also celebrate festivals like Christmas, Diwali, Holi and so on.
How do people celebrate their personal events?
I don’t know what others do but, in my family, we invite friends and family for dinner and spend quality time with each other. Sometimes we go out to restaurants and sometimes we invite people to our home.
How much time do people need to prepare for celebrations?
I think people generally are busy nowadays and for events like birthdays, festivals most people do not spend a lot of time preparing. However, for marriages, people even spend weeks preparing as it a once in lifetime kind of celebration.
Do you think it is necessary to spend some money on celebrations?
I think celebrations are about sharing our joys and our excitement with each other. They are about spending quality time with each other. So, I don’t think spending money is important. It is about being together and doing fun activities like dancing etc.