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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Recent IELTS Cue Card Topics: lists down the IELTS cue card topics which are taken from the recent IELTS Exams.

Title Hits
IELTS Cue Card Sample 601 - Something you borrowed from your friend or family 36383
IELTS Cue Card Sample 602 - Job that you think you would be good at 11103
IELTS Cue Card Sample 603 - Describe a time when you needed to use your imagination 25671
IELTS Cue Card Sample 604 - Time when you had to take care of a baby 4167
IELTS Cue Card Sample 605 - How you spend time with your friends 8373
IELTS Cue Card 606 - Describe a meal that you have shared with friends 5321
IELTS Cue Card 607 - Describe a situation when someone suggested a clever solution 4467
IELTS Cue Card 608 - Describe a piece of modern technology you own (like Kindle, smartphone etc.) 6327
IELTS Cue Card 609 - Occasion when you could not pay for something you wanted 5400
IELTS Cue Card 610 - Expensive clothing you have bought lately 4457
IELTS Cue Card 611 - Something you have achieved and proud of 15135
IELTS Cue Card 612 - Describe an experience of teaching your friend or family member 18505
IELTS Cue Card 613 - Describe a beautiful house/ home you have been to 6877
IELTS Cue Card 614 - Describe a school you have studied in 8856
IELTS Cue Card 615 - Describe a person who has influenced you to do better in your life 13416
IELTS Cue Card 616 - Describe an exciting experience in your life 2406
IELTS Cue Card 617 - Activity to concentrate on your study/work 5596
IELTS Cue Card 618 - A typical day in your life when you were a child 1058
IELTS Cue Card 619 - Describe your journey to your school or office 1666
IELTS Cue Card 620 - Describe a popular place in your country 740