So you want to do the IELTS but you’re worried about the writing exam. Don’t be. It’s actually quite predictable, and if you study the right knowledge you can expect a high band score. This PPT lays out the basics that you need to know to do the IELTS Writing Task 1:

Here are the basics that you need to know:
  • 20 minutes is the recommended time limit
  • 150 words is the minimum you should write
  • Line graphs are the most common type of questions you may be asked to answer

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You can learn how to structure IELTS writing task 1 essays here. There is a guide to line graphs here and another to bar charts here.