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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IELTS Cue Card # 191 - Describe an aspect of a foreign culture you like 73613
IELTS Cue Card # 190 - Describe an important event in global history 47458
IELTS Cue Card # 189 - Describe a piece of furniture you own 129524
IELTS Cue Card # 188 - Describe a plant grown in your country 124275
IELTS Cue Card # 187 - Describe an interesting conversation you had with someone 222011
IELTS Cue Card # 186 - Describe an occasion when someone visited your home 98501
IELTS Cue Card # 185 - Old object which your family has kept for a long time 157641
IELTS Cue Card # 184 - Describe a book you have recently read 179171
IELTS Cue Card # 183 - Describe an adventurous person you know 75681
IELTS Cue Card # 182 - Describe the place where you grew up 178850
IELTS Cue Card # 181 - Describe people you know who you believe are good parents 69059
IELTS Cue Card # 180 - Describe a plant, vegetable or crop that you are familiar with 116506
IELTS Cue Card # 179 - Describe a film/movie you have never watched 39342
IELTS Cue Card # 178 - Describe your favourite place to eat out 106326
IELTS Cue Card # 177 - Describe something you often do in the evening 40361
IELTS Cue Card # 176 - A food menu/dish you know how to cook 109573
IELTS Cue Card # 175 - Describe a book you want to read in the future 64547
IELTS Cue Card # 174 - Describe an activity you like doing 200309
IELTS Cue Card # 173 - Describe a conversation that affected your life 24956
IELTS Cue Card # 172 - Describe a good quality you admire in your friends 83320