ESL Conversation Cards - Present Simple - Speaking Activity


150 different Present Simple conversation question and discussion cards for A1-A2 Elementary to Pre-Intermediate ESL students. They are great for practicing simple question and answer conversations, and listening skills in small groups or as a partner activity.

  • Provides simple conversation questions to use with beginning speakers
  • Includes subjects such as: food, weather, likes, description, daily routine, favorites and more! The questions are numbered and grouped into the following categories:
  1. TO BE - practicing questions with short and long answers 24 questions
  2. DO/DOES - questions with short answers 48 questions
  3. HOW OFTEN - using adverbs of frequency to talk about daily routines 32 questions
  4. WHAT/ WHEN/ HOW/ WHERE/ WHO - Practicing different question words 32 questions
  5. HAVE GOT - questions using the verb HAVE GOT to speak about possession 24 questions


What's included in this pdf file:

  • 1 version (Color)
  • 1 version (B&W)
  • 1 set of category tabs (to use if you want to put them on a ring)


Just laminate, cut them out and use. You can also punch a hole at the top and put them all on a ring. This is a great activity to get your students talking at the beginning of each lesson or to focus on a specific grammar structure that they have just learned or reviewed.

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How to assemble and use this resource:
This is a full color pdf file. After printing the resource, I recommend laminating the cards before cutting. This increases durability and ensures that you can continue using this set again and again.

How will you receive the resource?
After your payment has processed you will be redirected to a download page where you can immediately download the file and save it to your computer. You will also receive an email containing a link to the resource.

* Due to the digital nature of this product. Hot Chocolate Education does NOT offer refunds. Once the product has been downloaded, it can't be returned and refunds can not be issued.