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
Service which was not good and that you complained about - Cue Card # 632 14533
Something you have started recently which is good for your health - Cue Card # 631 4587
Something kind that someone did for you - Cue Card # 630 4637
An occasion when you bought/made a special cake - Cue Card # 629 5541
An important social change in your country - Cue Card # 628 6525
Someone you believed betrayed you - Cue Card # 627 10380
House that someone you know has recently bought - Cue Card # 626 3414
An aspect of modern society that you dislike - Cue Card # 625 6708
A recent progress that your country has witnessed - Cue Card # 624 6047
Describe a food court you have been to - Cue Card # 623 5310
Describe a musical instrument you know how to play - Cue Card # 622 10386
Describe a famous scientist or inventor you know about - Cue Card # 621 8514
IELTS Cue Card 620 - Describe a popular place in your country 9292
IELTS Cue Card 619 - Describe your journey to your school or office 11147
IELTS Cue Card 618 - A typical day in your life when you were a child 7302
IELTS Cue Card 617 - Activity to concentrate on your study/work 46786
IELTS Cue Card 616 - Describe an exciting experience in your life 30208
IELTS Cue Card 615 - Describe a person who has influenced you to do better in your life 66323
IELTS Cue Card 614 - Describe a school you have studied in 25318
IELTS Cue Card 613 - Describe a beautiful house/ home you have been to 15421