In this tutorial, Ellen tackles some of the most challenging academic task one diagrams for the IELTS exam: tables. She discusses areas many test takers misunderstand: what “key” pieces of information are what tenses to use how to deal with “totals” in a task 1 how to expand simple tables with very little data how […]
In this IELTS Writing Task 1 tutorial you’ll learn different ways to describe a Pie Chart for IELTS. We will talk about the best language to use and teach you how to structure your writing task to get the best results for your IELTS Exam. How to Structure your Writing Task for Academic Task 1 […]
IELTS Writing Task 1 in the IELTS Exam asks you to look at some information – usually displayed in the form of a graph, chart or table. Your job is then to analyse the information and to select and report the most important features clearly and coherently. Let’s look at an example of an IELTS […]
We are going to show you how to ace the IELTS Academic Writing task so that you’ll be able to craft a compelling, well thought out answer when you are faced with an IELTS Academic question asking you to compare and summarise data in the IELTS exam. After reading this article you’ll be confident reading […]
In this tutorial we look at: Essential language for Academic Task 1: comparison, change, process, and topic specific vocabulary for the IELTS Exam. Task Response, identifying trends, overall ideas, maximums, minimums, patterns and changes. BIG TIP GROUPING IS ESSENTIAL AND LISTING IS ABYSMAL! Transforming graph labels into grammatical sentences – key skill (explained below) Superlatives […]
Tables are frequently some of the most difficult task in your academic writing task 1 because the most important information is not always so obvious.
In Task 1 of the Academic Writing component of the IELTS exam, you may be asked to describe a map or plan. The diagram will be of a building, street, village, city or town plan that may ask you to contrast the past and present, or the present and future. There will also be a […]
Describing a diagram isn’t easy, you need to know the language, what to include, the structure, and even paraphrasing. In this IELTS writing task tutorial we look at some information that will help you. Don’t we worry! We have all of that in this episode and included some valuable tips! In this tutorial we cover: […]
The IELTS Writing Tasks will present you with different challenges to test your skills in writing in English for the IELTS Exam. Among these challenges are some that will be presented as graphs. Read through our tutorial on how to describe a graph.