IELTS Writing Task 2: Two-part Question with Sample Answer

IELTS writing two-part question

IELTS Writing Task 2: Question Try this two-part question about the United Nations. Though they may sound complicated, two-part questions are actually quite easy because they give you two points to discuss, rather than the usual single point. The United Nations recently celebrated its 70th anniversary. What benefits has it brought during this time? Do […]

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Write Amazing IELTS Essays Like This IELTS Teacher

Advanced IELTS Writing

Is there a secret formula for writing killer IELTS essays that score 8 or 9? This teacher really believes so. Simon has spent years creating a method called The Melbourne English Advanced IELTS Writing Process that breaks down the Task 2 writing process into eight techniques. These techniques are meant for expert writers. You might get a […]

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Do You Make These 8 Common Mistakes in IELTS?

Common IELTS Mistakes

Everyday I get messages from people who want to know why their IELTS score doesn’t improve. Often they have NO IDEA that their writing or speech is incomprehensible, or that their methods in listening or reading are all wrong! Why does this happen? Well, for one thing, it shows the importance of studying with a teacher […]

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Here’s How to Improve Your IELTS Score

OK, so you’ve bought the books, watched the video tutorials, and read a million blogs. Getting that 6.5 or 7.0 in this weekend’s IELTS test shouldn’t be too hard, right? But, like thousands of other people, you’ve discovered the awful truth that however much you ace the listening and reading sections, it can be VERY […]

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IELTS Writing Answer Sheet: Free Download

IELTS Writing Answer Sheet Practice Version

A practice version of the official IELTS writing answer sheet This practice version is modified for teacher/student use and available only on IELTS Academic as a free PDF download. Unlike the official IELTS writing answer sheet, the practice version includes 12-point double-spaced lines for easier correction and annotation. There are also other features that make the practice version […]

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IELTS Writing Task 2: How to Organise Your Answer

Use the following guide to plan, organise and paragraph an essay in IELTS Writing Task 2. This applies to both General Training and Academic IELTS Writing modules, but there are different ways of organising an answer depending on the question type. First paragraph: Introduction Key technique: Don’t begin with your thesis statement. Never begin an essay […]

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