Category Archives: Academic Writing Task 1

Find all study material related to IELTS Academic Module Writing. Academic module differs from General Training module, in that they are given report writing as Task 1 in Writing section.

IELTS Academic Task 1: Introductions

This blog post explains the art of writing introduction for IELTS Academic task 1. Learn the tricks and requirements of introductions for IELTS task 1? How can you structure your introduction in IELTS academic task 1?

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Academic Task 1: Bar Chart video

This blog post is about a video that represents a basic idea of how to make comparisons. This may also be helpful as a listening activity.

My principal aim here is to make your mind self-aware so that it can capture the important language itself.

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IELTS Writing: Task Response

This post explains the requirements of Task Response. What do you mean by Task Response and how you can achieve higher points for task response. It also points to some of the common mistakes by students in general.

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IELTS Writing Tip: Use original answer sheets

Writing Tip: Use official IELTS answer sheets When you’re preparing for writing, it is absolutely must that you prepare well with proper word count to fulfill the basic requirement. You should be able to count the number of words in your answer sheet to ensure that you have written enough in the answer sheet. Why should you use answer sheets? In IELTS exam, time is your enemy and you should try to save as much time as you can. In writing, probably you can save few minutes that you would probably use counting the number of words. This is simply straight forward because here you practise in a real answer …

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IELTS Writing task marking explained

This blog post explains how IELTS writing is scored by the examiner. Examiners are given four criteria based on which they give bands out of 9.0 and finally the score is averaged and rounded off. These four criteria are explained here in brief. This post also includes public version of Writing band descriptor which may be helpful in that they can help you learn the skills you need for your target band score.

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