Describe a large company that you are interested in

Describe a large company that you are interested in


Describe a large company that you are interested in.

You should say:
Which company is it?
What it is like (what kind of business it does)?
How you know about it?How you feel about it?
Why you have interest in this company?

Sample Answer


  • In this contemporary epoch, numerous large companies are operating throughout the world like Google, Mitsubishi, Hitachi and so on.

Which company is it?

  • The one company where I would like to work at is Google. 
  • The hub location of this company is The United States of America.

What it is like (what kind of business it does)?

  • This company deals in IT-related services.
  • In its formative years, the central focus of the company was on their search engine named Google.
  • Since its launch, the Google search engine is the market leader with around 90% market share.
  • By drawing inspiration from its initial success, this company has forayed in almost all the domains in IT services.

How do you feel about it?

  • It is a company which has carved a niche for itself in many fields.
  • It always goes beyond the conventional domain to provide the best service to its clients.
  • After its arrival, there is a quantum leap in the growth of the IT sector. 
  • Moreover, most of the services offered by this company are far-ahead of its competitors.

Why you have an interest in this company?

  • Being an IT student, I want to contribute significantly to this field.
  • I have a few ideas regarding the new generation of IT products and services.
  • If I get a chance to work for Google, I will get a reliable platform to exhibit my talent.
  • Moreover, this company pays well to its employees, and I will be able to earn a handsome salary to fulfil my wishes.
  • I have already applied for a job with this company, and I will leave no stone unturned to grab it.

IELTS Speaking Part 3: Follow up Questions

Here are some examples of follow up questions that the examiner might ask during your speaking part 3 related to cue card “Describe a large company that you are interested in”.

1. What are the differences between a big company and a small company?

Big companies usually operate on a global scale, so it is a dream for many people to get a job in big organisations. The other benefit is that the company provides a handsome salary to its workforce and offers other facilities like health insurance and free holidays.

Small companies, on the other hand, operate at a low level generally confined to a city or a state. These companies in most of the cases provide fewer salaries with very few extra facilities

2. Are there many big companies in your country?

My country is in the process of becoming a developed country from the nascent stage. Hence, there are numerous large organisations of my nation which have made their name at the international stage.

3.How can a small company grow big?

A small company can grow big by following an impressive growth trajectory. To do so it has to remain innovative and honest.

5. Should big companies donate more to charities?

Yes, because big companies strengthen their bottom line with the help and support of the general public. Hence it is their bounden duty to donate charities as a part of their corporate social responsibility initiatives.

6. Should big companies be punished more seriously if they break the law?

No, because there is no denying this conviction that the law is equal for all, so whether a company is big or small, the same process of punishment should be followed.

7. Are there any big companies in your hometown?

I live in the hinterland area that is quite far from the main city. Therefore there is no big company in my hometown.

8. Is it difficult to get a promotion in a large company?

In big companies firstly there is fierce competition and secondly lot many steps are there in the promotion process, Hence, getting promoted in a large organisation is a daunting task.

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