雅思口语part1答案范文解析: watch 手表
Do you wear a watch? 你戴手表吗？
Yes, I always wear a smartwatch that can monitor my heart rate, my sleep quality, the calories I have burned, and the number of steps I have taken. In fact, I still keep it on my wrist even at night and only take it off during the shower. It is a pity that I cannot take it in and show it to you due to the exam regulations.
Have you ever got a watch as a gift? 你曾经收到过手表作为礼物吗？
Yes, I have. The smartwatch I wear is a gift from my father as a reward for getting enrolled in a prestigious university. When I received the offer, he was overwhelmed by joy and pride and made the promise that he would purchase anything I wanted. After a lot of consideration, I eventually chose the smartwatch.
Why do some people wear expensive watches? 人们为什么会戴昂贵的手表？
To show others their status and wealth. Ever since the advent of cellphones, the function of watches to check time has declined, and they are now more like decorations rather than practical items. This article is from Laokaoya website. Just think about other decorations like jewels, luxury bags, and delicate cuff links, we can easily figure out why some people still choose to wear watches, even if they never glimpse at them.
Do you think watch is important for you? Why? 对你来说手表重要吗？为什么？
I think “practical” would be the more appropriate word. As I have mentioned before, the smartwatch I wear has a wide range of functions that literally facilitate my life and improve my health condition. But I can live without it. Well, it may take several days to adapt, but nothing big deal.
How often do you wear a watch? 你多久戴一次手表？
Very rare, because I find it inconvenient. Wearing a watch, I always feel my left arm is a little heavier than my right arm. I am also afraid that I might accidentally knock it against the wall or something else.
What was your first watch like? 你的第一支手表什么样子？
It is a very cheap digital watch, with a plastic band and a grey dial. Around it, there are four buttons, which make it look a bit fancy. But actually, they are just for decoration and do not have functions.
What kinds of watches do you like to wear? 你喜欢带哪一种手表？
I am quite into the smartwatch with comprehensive functions. It can measure my steps and heartbeats, receive messages, call others and remind me that I have sat for too long and it is time to stand up and walk around. Very useful.
Do people still wear watches in your country? 在你的国家，人们仍然带手表吗？
Yes, but most people wear it as a decoration rather than a tool to check time. This article is from laokaoya website. Young adults use it to show that they stand at the edge of fashion while middle-aged people use it to show their wealth and status.