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This is the new type of question for Speaking 1. Actually it is different in 2 ways, both of which might occur, or only one might occur
Change 1) Instead open choices, there are 3 or 4 choices
Change 2) Instead of asking your "preference" it will ask your "advice" for someone (example: "Your friend recently received a large amount of money, should your friend open a new business, save the money, or go back to school? Which would you advise your friend to do, use specific reasons and examples in your answer.")
There is also a change to Speaking Question #2:
The "old" question would ask you to agree or disagree, or it would give you two choices and ask your preference. The new question ask you to COMPARE and CONTRAST two things AND state your preference (Example: Some people think cats make the best pets, others think dogs do. Compare and contrast cats and dogs as pets, and state which you prefer and why. Use specific details and examples in your answer).
You may get the old format OR the new format. Recently (since August of 2011) I am hearing mostly new format from people who took the test.