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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Describe a bus or train station in your city - Cue Card # 319 30099
Describe a factory or office you have visited - Cue Card # 318 25202
Describe a challenging job/profession you know about - Cue Card # 317 47209
Describe a piece of furniture you have at home - Cue Card # 316 28065
Describe a radio program that you listened recently - Cue Card # 315 66264
Describe a classroom where you study or have studied in - Cue Card # 314 24775
Describe a good quality you admire - Cue Card # 313 23345
Describe a game or sport you used to play in your childhood - Cue Card # 312 145181
Describe a common bird in your country - Cue Card # 311 28076
Describe a food item that you often eat outside your home - Cue Card # 310 21426
Describe a common transportation system in your city - Cue Card # 309 99224
Describe something you use for your work or studies - Cue Card # 308 35856
Describe a tourist destination in your town or country - Cue Card # 307 67946
Describe someone who has a lot of responsibilities - Cue Card # 306 40246
A typical day when you are not working or studying - Cue Card # 305 37344
Describe a workplace you have worked in or know about - Cue Card # 304 43561
Short term goal or ambition you have - Cue Card # 303 74224
Describe a friend who has played an important part in your life - Cue Card # 302 51337
Describe a song that you remember from your childhood - Cue Card # 301 46278
Describe a foreign food you would like to try - Cue Card # 300 80667