In the IELTS speaking test part 2, You will be given exactly one minute to get ready and make some notes to talk about a particular topic and this topic is called IELTS Cue Card or IELTS Speaking Topic. 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 cards issue lasts for 3-4 minutes — (including preparation time of 1 minute).
See an example >> IELTS Cue Card