Writing

  • General Writing Sample 73: You are due to move into a rented apartment next month but you will not be able to because you have some problems.

    You are due to move into a rented apartment next month but you will not be able to because you have some problems. Write a letter to the landlord. In your letter: explain your situation describe your problemstell him/her when you think you can move in.Write at least 150 words.…

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  • Academic Task 1 Sample 73: Japanese tourists traveling abroad between 1985 and 1995

    This is an answer written by a candidate who achieved a Band 5 score. Here is the examiner’s comment:- The writer does what is required of her in terms of task fulfilment, and the message can be followed, but the weaknesses in grammatical control and in spelling cause difficulty for…

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  • Band 9: How Dangerous Waste Products are Dealt with in Three Countries

    The answer, Dangerous Waste Products are Dealt with in Three Countries, is submitted by Nanci and has been scored 9.0. » You should spend about 20 minutes on this task.The pie charts below show how dangerous waste products are dealt with in three countries.Summarize the information by selecting and reporting the…

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  • Band 9: Number of university graduates in Canada

    This is among the task submitted by my student Shishir that meets a standard of band 9. The essay is ideal in every means; however, I’ve mixed the order of the paragraph for you to make it extra engaging. Are you able to rearrange it to a band score of…

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  • Band 9 letter Samples

    You are living in a University residence, and you have a problem with the high levels of noise from a new campus restaurant which is open until midnight. Write a letter to the governor of the University. In your letter,›› Complain about the situation›› Say why this is a problem››…

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  • Band 7: Could Technology Surpass Class Teaching?

    Answer for Could Technology Surpass Class Teaching? was submitted by Saman Maharjan and is scored a band score of 7.0. How to submit my answer for scoring? Method 1 Click submit answer » Login/RegistrationChoose writing answerGive heading (question), type your answer and hit submit. Method 2 Click submit answer »…

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  • Focus on Lexical Resource(GT)

    Lexical resource is another criteria upon which you will be scored. Lexical resource means your reserve of word power or vocabulary. Not just vocabulary, accurate vocabulary. Following techniques and ways can be used to prove your lexical resource. Vocabulary Modifiers & SynonymsCollocationsPhrasal VerbsTopic-related words 1. Vocabulary Modifiers & Synonyms:- Apart…

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  • Focus on Cohesion & Coherence(GT)

    25% of your Writing Task 1 is assessed on how coherent and cohesive your writing is. Coherence:- Involves organizing information logically and in paragraphs so that it is easy for the reader to follow. Cohesion:- Involves connecting sentences and ideas using techniques such as pronoun referencing, signposts and special phrases. Therefore, coherence and cohesion refer to…

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  • Focus on Task Achievement (GT)

    Your task achievement on GT comprises of some pre-defined elements. Word CountClear PurposeContent AddressedStyle and tone Although writing a short letter may seem quite simple, the test requires you to think very carefully about the recipient (the person reading the letter) the content (the ideas and details you create), the…

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  • Types of IELTS Letter

    Letters are written for many different reasons. However, some letters are more common than others, and such letters are asked often in IELTS. Depending upon the content of your letter, function is to be designed and delivered accordingly. To understand different function, let’s practice this short exercise. Activity 3.1: Choose…

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