Speaking & Listening activities (C1)

Practise speaking and listening activities

Use these resources to help prepare for ISE III (C1) Speaking & Listening exam tasks:

Topic task

Collaborative task

Conversation task

Independent listening task

*May be less suitable for SELT adult candidates

Additional speaking activities

The following additional classroom activities for speaking are informed by the Trinity Lancaster Corpus research project. Learning from prior Trinity speaking assessment results, these activities focus on practising aspects of speaking that will help students improve their communication skills in all situations.


Practice independent listening activities

Use these example audio resources to help prepare for the Independent listening exam task:

Listening task

Endangered Languages (NEW March 2024)

Invasive Species (NEW March 2024)

Sharing Research Findings (NEW March 2024)

Saving water in Bermuda

What’s distinct about video games

Football salaries

Dolphin communication

Technology and happiness

Technology in classrooms

What’s distinct about video games


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