IELTS Writing Task 1: Bar Chart with Sample Answer

IELTS Writing Task 1 Bar Chart

Task 1 Question The bar chart shows the relative electricity consumption and cost per year of various household devices. Write a 150-word report for a university lecturer explaining the data and making comparisons where relevant. Model Answer The bar chart compares the energy consumption and expense of operating 16 different items of household equipment. Overall, […]

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Informal & Formal Vocabulary for IELTS

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The informal words below are best avoided in Academic IELTS. The neutral words are ‘fine’ for the Speaking module, but you really should learn the formal equivalents if you want to score highly in the Academic Writing module. Informal (Avoid) Neutral (Spoken) Formal (Written) Stuff Things Items, Possessions Folks Family Relatives Kids (younger) Babies, Children […]

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IELTS Writing Task 1: Line Graph with Sample Answer

IELTS Line Graph

Task 1 Question The diagram shows the consumption of renewable energy in the USA from 1949-2008. Write a 150-word report for a university lecturer identifying the main trends and making comparisons where relevant. Model Answer The line graph shows growth in the consumption of renewable energy during the period 1949-2008 in the USA. The results […]

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IELTS Writing Task 1 Process Diagram with Sample Answer

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IELTS Writing Task 1 Question The diagram shows how electricity is generated by a hydroelectric dam. Write a 150-word report for a university lecturer explaining how the process works. Model Answer The diagram illustrates the basic principles of hydroelectric power. The process requires the construction of a large dam connected to a powerhouse. The dam […]

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