Cue Card Sample

IELTS Speaking Part 2: Candidate Task Card/ Cue Card Sample

In the IELTS Speaking test, you will be given exactly 1 minute to prepare yourself to talk about a particular topic and this topic is called IELTS Cue card or Candidate Task Card. The instructions to guide your talk are written on a card given to you by the examiner. Your talk should last for approximately 2 minutes until the examiner asks you to stop. The examiner will ask one or two questions at the end. The cue card/ candidate task card issue lasts for 3-4 minutes - including preparation time of 1 minute.

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Title Hits
When you met someone who you became good friends with - Cue Card # 851 4310
When you enjoyed visiting a member of your family in their home - Cue Card # 850 1434
A tourist attraction in your country you would recommend - Cue Card # 849 1560
Describe some food or drink that you learned to prepare - Cue Card # 848 38625
An occasion when you had to do something in a hurry - Cue Card # 847 52622
Describe a monument that you like - Cue Card # 846 46145
Describe a big city you would like to visit - Cue Card # 845 58705
The neighbourhood you lived in when you were a child - Cue Card # 844 41166
Something you remember about your first day at a new school - Cue Card # 843 21268
Describe something you would like to own in the future - Cue Card # 842 26037
Describe a film actor from your country who is very popular - Cue Card # 841 32971
Describe a place you can go to learn something - Cue Card # 840 14457
Describe your favourite toy in your childhood - Cue Card # 839 38192
A shop near where you live that you sometimes use - Cue Card # 838 37187
A company where you would like to work - Cue Card # 837 17248
Describe a time when you talked to a foreign tourist - Cue Card # 836 15542
Describe a time when you disagreed with a decision - Cue Card # 835 13820
Something you have planned to do but have not done yet - Cue Card # 834 12347
A facility you would like to have in your neighbourhood - Cue Card # 833 12461
When you had a disagreement with someone - Cue Card # 832 32558