In this podcast, you get a complete and detailed tutorial on how to describe a diagram/graphic for your IELTS Academic Writing: Task One. We also cover those same 8 steps in the article below, so give it a thorough read when preparing for your IELTS Academic Writing Exam.
In this lesson we will look at the Band Descriptors for Academic Task 1, then focus on specific sentence structures. I would strongly suggest you get a pen and paper for this podcast and take notes.
IELTS Task 1 doesn’t have to be difficult. If you can master a few verb tenses, learn the appropriate verbs for describing change, and then group all the info into paragraphs you can pick up easy points. In this post you can download the PDF, watch on Slideshare, or even watch the video on Youtube, […]
In this episode Julia, (a CELTA and DELTA qualified tutor,) shares what to DO for Academic Task 1, including: A strategy for describing graphs (line, pie charts etc) A component you must have (without this you won’t get more than Band 5!) How to make relevant comparisons and contrasts. Tips for flow diagrams / cycles. […]
If you think, “Ben, I know how to describe a pie chart’ consider this: You may have to describe a big juicy pie chart, or even three, or possibly even with a bar chart… …It doesn’t matter. Each scenario requires the ability to describe one, and if you want to score high in the academic IELTS test, […]