Candidate Task Card

In part 2 of the IELTS speaking test, you will be given a task card on a particular topic (also known as candidate task card or cue card). This topic also includes 4 questions or key points that you should talk about.

The examiner will give you a pencil and paper to make notes and he/she will allow you a minute for the preparation. You then need to talk for one to two minutes. This Candidate Task Card part of the Speaking test lasts for 3-4 minutes.
Title Modified Date
IELTS Cue Card Sample 439 - Describe a photograph you have taken yourself 08 February 2018
IELTS Cue Card Sample 440 - Famous building / landmark in your hometown 08 February 2018
IELTS Cue Card Sample 437 - Most popular TV show in your country 09 February 2018
IELTS Cue Card Sample 442 - An item of clothing you purchased that you did not like 09 February 2018
IELTS Cue Card Sample 432 - Describe someone who is similar to you 12 February 2018
IELTS Cue Card Sample 434 - A city or a town where you live or lived 12 February 2018
IELTS Cue Card Sample 435 - Describe an important technological advancement 12 February 2018
IELTS Cue Card Sample 436 - Describe an activity you recently took part in 12 February 2018
IELTS Cue Card Sample 388 - Describe your best friend 10 April 2018
IELTS Cue Card Sample 475 - A letter you have written to someone 28 October 2018
Someone you believed betrayed you - Cue Card # 627 09 April 2019
House that someone you know has recently bought - Cue Card # 626 09 April 2019
IELTS graph 240 - Expenditure on children’s sports & participation in sports, UK 15 April 2019
A special day in your country’s history - Cue Card # 655 30 April 2019
Radio program you find interesting - Cue Card # 658 02 May 2019
A subject you did not like but now you find interesting - Cue Card # 657 02 May 2019
Something you do well in your job or study - Cue Card # 656 02 May 2019
Something you bought but did not use much - Cue Card # 654 02 May 2019
Decision you made with the help of someone - Cue Card # 653 02 May 2019
Describe a job one of your grandparents did - Cue Card # 652 02 May 2019