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IELTS Writing: Lexical Resources

This post explains what is Lexical Resources in terms of IELTS writing and how to achieve maximum score in this criterion. What strategies can be used to score maximum points for lexical resources? Read and understand the real IELTS criteria to prepare well.

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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: Grammatical Range and Accuracy

This blog post explains Grammatical Range and accuracy as one of the criteria for IELTS writing assessment. How is Grammatical range and accuracy measured? What can be done to increase the grammatical range and accuracy scores?

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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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