Some Tips for IELTS Writing Task 1
Jun29

Some Tips for IELTS Writing Task 1

IELTS Writing Task 1 needn’t be so difficult, yet many students fear it. They panic when faced with a line graph, bar chart, pie chart, table, or process diagram. There is too much information. They don’t take the time to really look at it and figure it out. Then when it’s time to write, they don’t know what to describe. They write too much or too little, and they add extra information. But fortunately...

Read More
2x Task 1 Model Essays
Jun14

2x Task 1 Model Essays

Question 1 The first chart below shows how energy is used in an average Australian household. The second chart shows the greenhouse gas emissions which result from this energy use. These two pie charts show information about household energy use in Australia and the resulting greenhouse emissions. While heating is the greatest use of energy, it is not the greatest producer of greenhouse gases. Greenhouse gases are produced by water...

Read More
Band 9 Sample Answer: IELTS Writing Task 1
Apr05

Band 9 Sample Answer: IELTS Writing Task 1

I was helping one of my former students recently with an IELTS writing task 1 question that she found a little difficult. It concerned the populations of two countries over a fifty year period, expressed in pie charts. I decided to write my own answer to help her, and have shared it here for you. Question The charts below give Information on the ages of the populations of Yemen and Italy In 2000 and projections for 2050. Summarize the...

Read More