Model Answer: IELTS Writing Task 1 – Bar Chart
May02

Model Answer: IELTS Writing Task 1 – Bar Chart

Here’s a band 9.0 answer for the IELTS Writing Task 1 describing a bar chart. Question The graph below shows the changes in maximum number of Asian elephants between 1994 and 2007. Summarise the information by selecting and reporting the main features, and make comparisons where relevant. You should spend about 20 minutes on this task. Model Answer The bar chart shows the estimated population of elephants across nine different...

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Reading Practice: An Audacious Plan
May13

Reading Practice: An Audacious Plan

There was a really wonderful article in the BBC a few days ago about a man’s attempt to save the African rhinoceros from extinction. As you may know from my recent YouTube video in which I give advice on IELTS Speaking skills, I love rhinos! Here, I have put together a lesson to help you improve your reading skills based upon this article. The text below has been edited slightly to make it more suitable for learning. The...

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Describe an Animal
May10

Describe an Animal

Hello! I’m proud to give you my first YouTube video for TED-IELTS. It tackles the topic of describing animals for IELTS Speaking Task 2. Most students find this pretty difficult. After all, we’re not all biologists! But there are so many things we can say, and it’s all about using your time carefully. I hope you enjoy it, and I’ll type a rough transcript below in case you have a problem hearing some of the...

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