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 # 173 - Describe a conversation that affected your life 25173
IELTS Cue Card # 172 - Describe a good quality you admire in your friends 84138
IELTS Cue Card # 171 - Describe your favourite TV channel 105976
IELTS Cue Card # 170 - Describe a success in your life 71105
IELTS Cue Card # 169 - Describe a school where you studied 184755
IELTS Cue Card # 168 - Good news you received on the phone 86623
IELTS Cue Card # 167 - Describe a job that helps make the world a better place 95482
IELTS Cue Card # 166 - Something expensive you have purchased recently 108852
IELTS Cue Card # 165 - Describe a vehicle that you would like to buy 171848
IELTS Cue Card # 164 - When you visited a relative or a family member 53132
IELTS Cue Card # 163 - Describe a street that you know well 90214
IELTS Cue Card # 162 - Describe a letter you wrote to someone 33987
IELTS Cue Card # 161 - Describe a leader or a politician whom you admire 194094
IELTS Cue Card # 160 - Describe a hobby you had in your childhood 67930
IELTS Cue Card # 159 - Describe a part of your city that is changing 154949
IELTS Cue Card # 158 - Describe a story that people in your country know well 29803
IELTS Cue Card # 157 - Describe a trip that you took by public transportation 112364
IELTS Cue Card # 156 - Describe a food item you like to eat outside your home 67139
IELTS Cue Card # 155 - Describe a childhood teacher whom you want to meet 21389
IELTS Cue Card # 154 - Describe one of your long-time friends 62813