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
IELTS Cue Card # 211 - Describe any public event that you attended 90737
IELTS Cue Card # 210 - Describe an interesting animal 283599
IELTS Cue Card # 209 - True story that is popular among people 24881
IELTS Cue Card # 208 - A greeting card you have received that was very special 22567
IELTS Cue Card # 207 - Describe something you purchased but had not used much 70912
IELTS Cue Card # 206 - Describe something special that you saved money to buy 96467
IELTS Cue Card # 205 - Describe an important lesson you learned in primary school 94812
IELTS Cue Card # 204 - Describe a bank you have visited 51308
IELTS Cue Card # 203 - Describe an interesting advertisement you watched on TV 122558
IELTS Cue Card # 202- Describe an important message you received 88791
IELTS Cue Card # 201 - Describe an important email you have received 78565
IELTS Cue Card # 200 - Describe something you want to do in the future 159063
A sport or game you would like to learn to play - Cue Card # 199 91836
IELTS Cue Card # 198 - An interesting news story that you watched on TV 76577
IELTS Cue Card # 197 - A famous person you would like to meet 224537
IELTS Cue Card # 196 - Describe a special toy you had in your childhood 156843
IELTS Cue Card # 195 - Describe a building or construction which impressed you 192934
IELTS Cue Card # 194 - Describe a wild animal from your country 229011
IELTS Cue Card # 193 - Describe a piece of equipment or tool you often use at home 61917
IELTS Cue Card # 192 - Describe a problem that affects the environment 125215