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Describe a time when you got angry

Describe a time when you got angry

Posted: June 17, 2019 at 2:55 pm   /   Cue Card (May to Aug 2019), CUE CARDS

Something happened just a few days ago which made me angry. Looking back on it now – it was stupid to get angry but at the time it was just how I felt. I had been experiencing a problem with my internet service, it had become intermittent over the last couple of days and then […]

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Describe an important plant in your country

Describe an important plant in your country

Posted: June 9, 2019 at 10:46 am   /   Cue Card (May to Aug 2019), CUE CARDS

You should say: What it is What it looks like Where and how it is grown Why you like or dislike it And explain why it is important I’m going to tell you about an extremely widespread plant in my country, the coca leaf. Although it’s controversial in other countries, as this plant is used […]

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English Vocabulary for the Environment (IELTS Speaking)

Posted: June 4, 2019 at 3:31 pm   /   Cue Card (May to Aug 2019), CUE CARDS, IELTS, Vocabulary

Part 1 Type Questions Do you believe that pollution is a big problem? Pollution is without a doubt a problem. In some countries, the air quality is so poor that people wear face masks in areas where there is heavy industry. The waterways are polluted and the ocean is full of plastic. Do you or your family do […]

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Describe a time that you invited family or friends to have dinner at home or in a restaurant

Describe a time that you invited family or friends to have dinner at home or in a restaurant

Posted: May 31, 2019 at 7:27 pm   /   Cue Card (May to Aug 2019), CUE CARDS

– who organized this meal – where you had it – what you talked about during the meal – what you ate and drank and explain why you had this meal with your friends. Ok, so I’m going to talk about a time when I invited my friend to have dinner at a famous pizza […]

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Describe an occasion that you wore formal clothes

Describe an occasion that you wore formal clothes

Posted: May 31, 2019 at 7:23 pm   /   Cue Card (May to Aug 2019), CUE CARDS

You should say: What occasion it was When it was Where it was And explain why you wore it I’m going to tell you about the time I was a bridesmaid in my cousin’s wedding last year. It was a spring wedding, so she wanted us to wear light shades of purple with the men […]

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Describe a piece of information that you think is not correct

Describe a piece of information that you think is not correct

Posted: May 30, 2019 at 8:38 am   /   Cue Card (May to Aug 2019), CUE CARDS

what information  where you heard/read this information  when you heard/read it   and explain why you think it is incorrect. Wrong information is something we simply cannot avoid in life. I remember this one time when I got wrong results for one of my IELTS tests. Apparently there’s a 13-day wait before the result is out, and […]

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Describe an occasion when you showed something new to younger people

Describe an occasion when you showed something new to younger people

Posted: May 30, 2019 at 8:35 am   /   Cue Card (May to Aug 2019), CUE CARDS

what you taught; who you taught it to; why you taught it to this person; and explain how you felt about it. As an English teacher and an interpreter, I sometimes take on the role of a tour guide. So when I have friends coming for a visit, I’ll take them to some of the […]

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Describe a TV program that made you laugh a lot

Describe a TV program that made you laugh a lot

Posted: May 30, 2019 at 8:31 am   /   Cue Card (May to Aug 2019), CUE CARDS

You should say: What it is called and what it is about Who the main characters are What made you laugh And explain why you remember this TV program so well Ok, I’m going to talk about “Friends”, obviously a very famous comedy series aired in the 90s, but it’s still very popular today. There […]

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Describe a prize you would like to win

Describe a prize you would like to win

Posted: May 30, 2019 at 8:28 am   /   Cue Card (May to Aug 2019), CUE CARDS

You should say: what prize (or award) it is (or, would be) how you know about (or learned about) this prize/award what you would need to do to get it (or, how you would win it)  and explain why you would like to win this prize (or, receive this award) The prize I want to […]

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Describe a healthy lifestyle you know

Describe a healthy lifestyle you know

Posted: May 30, 2019 at 8:18 am   /   Cue Card (May to Aug 2019), CUE CARDS

You should say: What is it? How do you know it? When you do it? and explain why do you think it is healthy? I think people who live healthily always have one thing in common: they manage to strike a balance between work and life, between exercise and diet. Even when you’re too busy, try to do some […]

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