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Describe a science subject that you learned in high school

IELTS Cue Card/ Candidate Task Card 198 with Model Answer:
Describe a science subject that you learned in high school.You should say:
what subject it waswho taught you this subjectwhat you learned from it and explain how this subject helped you in your life.

[You will have to talk about the topic for one to two minutes. You have one minute to think about what you're going to say. You can make some notes to help you if you wish.]

Model Answer 1: In my school days, I was fond of the science courses and took pride in that with my cousins as I knew more than them on space-issue. Space Science was the favourite subject of mine in school and now still I am attracted to the subject.

Describe a book that influenced you

IELTS Cue Card/ Candidate Task Card 197 with Model Answer:
Describe a book that influenced you.You should say:
what it was aboutwhen it was writtenwhy you decided to read it and say why it had a strong effect on you.

[You will have to talk about the topic for one to two minutes. You have one minute to think about what you're going to say. You can make some notes to help you if you wish.]

Model Answer 1: I like to read books since my early childhood and have read a large number of books so far from different writers. But I did not get inspiration from all of the books, some of them made me amazed while the rest others entertained me to some extent. I was influenced by the book of Mark Twain with the title – The Adventures of Huckleberry Finn.

Describe a typical day in your life when you were a child

IELTS Cue Card/ Candidate Task Card 196 with Model Answer:
Describe a typical day in your life when you were a child. You should say:
who looked after yousome of the people you sawwhat you ate and say what you most enjoyed doing.

[You will have to talk about the topic for one to two minutes. You have one minute to think about what you're going to say. You can make some notes to help you if you wish.]

Model Answer 1: Childhood is the best part of our life and there is none but wants to go back in the childhood. The days were awesome and magical. People realise the days when the childhood is gone. I also dream to go back to my childhood days which were filled with enjoyment.

Describe a time when you heard some good news

IELTS Cue Card/ Candidate Task Card 195 with Model Answer:
Describe a time when you heard some good news. You should say:
what it was aboutwhen you heard the newswho else heard this news and say why it had a strong effect on you.

[You will have to talk about the topic for one to two minutes. You have one minute to think about what you're going to say. You can make some notes to help you if you wish.]

Model Answer 1: Everyone wants to live a better life and some good news can tremendously change the course of their lives. It is only some good news that can affect the mental faculty of human beings and bring some good luck for them as well. I also heard a couple of good news last month and got relieved on the issues I was worried about.

Describe your favourite family tradition

IELTS Cue Card/ Candidate Task Card 194 with Model Answer:
Describe your favourite family tradition.You should say:
what the tradition iswhen it occurswhat you do and explain why it is your favourite tradition.

[You will have to talk about the topic for one to two minutes. You have one minute to think about what you're going to say. You can make some notes to help you if you wish.]

Model Answer 1: I was born and brought up in a Muslim family in Malaysia and found that my family follows different tradition related to Islam and my country. Obedience to the superior is the tradition of my family and I think this is a great virtue as well. Most of the people follow the similar tradition as well across the country.

Member of your family who is most successful

IELTS Cue Card/ Candidate Task Card 193 with Model Answer:
Describe the member of your family who is most successful.You should say:
who this person ishow often you see each otherwhat this person does and explain why he/she is successful.

[You will have to talk about the topic for one to two minutes. You have one minute to think about what you're going to say. You can make some notes to help you if you wish.]

Model Answer 1: The family is the ancient platform of socialisation and everyone has their own families. I live in a nuclear family in Russia with my parents and a younger sister. My father is the most successful of all the family members.

Describe a rule you did not like in school

IELTS Cue Card/ Candidate Task Card 192 with Model Answer:
Describe a rule you did not like in school.You should say:
what it washow others thought about this rulehave you ever violated this rule and explain why you did not like this rule.

[You will have to talk about the topic for one to two minutes. You have one minute to think about what you're going to say. You can make some notes to help you if you wish.]

Model Answer 1: The days of school were best in my life but I could not comply with one of the rules and that is attending at the assembly in the early hours of the day. Serangoon Garden Secondary School is highly strict over the issue.

Funny text message you have ever received

IELTS Cue Card/ Candidate Task Card 191 with Model Answer:
Describe a funny text message you have ever received.You should say:
what it was aboutwho sent it to youwhen you received this message and explain why you think this was a funny text message.

[You will have to talk about the topic for one to two minutes. You have one minute to think about what you're going to say. You can make some notes to help you if you wish.]

Model Answer 1: Sending text messages instead of making phone calls is annoying to me, and I think it wastes time. But I enjoyed a text message from one of my friends and that text message was sent to me marking my birthday.

Describe a library you have visited

IELTS Cue Card/ Candidate Task Card 190 with Model Answer:
Describe a library you have visited.You should say:
where it waswhy you went therehow you know about this library and explain your experience in this library.

[You will have to talk about the topic for one to two minutes. You have one minute to think about what you're going to say. You can make some notes to help you if you wish.]

Model Answer 1: Last month, I went to Berlin in Germany to have some business deal (I deal with plastic materials) and visited the Berlin State Library. This is a universal library and thus contains all types of printed materials and books.

Describe a time when you got into trouble

IELTS Cue Card/ Candidate Task Card 189 with Model Answer:
Describe a time when you got into trouble.You should say:
what type of trouble it washow you got into ithow you handled it and explain how you felt about it.

[You will have to talk about the topic for one to two minutes. You have one minute to think about what you're going to say. You can make some notes to help you if you wish.]

Model Answer 1: Life is difficult and often people are to experience some sort of troubles. I also had to face a trouble when I was unable to remember the lines I read on books against a particular question.