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IELTS word of the day Set 2 word 3

IELTS word of the day Set 2 word 3 WORD: suspend WORD FAMILY:  verb MEANING: exclude for a period of time, temporarily not allowed to join or be a part of something. EXAMPLE: Children who misbehave at school are often ...
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IELTS Task 2 Writing model answer 31

IELTS Task 2 Writing model answer 31 All of the model answers on this site are guaranteed band 9 You should spend about 40 minutes on this task. Write about the following topic: International air travel has a negative impact ...
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Ending a Task 1 letter

Ending a Task 1 letter How you end a Task 1 letter depends on whether it was written in a formal, semi-formal or informal style. First, let's briefly review formal, semi-formal and formal Task 1 examples. Formal: writing a job ...
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IELTS word of the day Set 2 word 2

IELTS word of the day Set 2 word 2 WORD: schedule WORD FAMILY: noun and verb MEANING: plan, timetable, programme. EXAMPLE (verb): I scheduled the appointment for the 23rd. EXAMPLE (noun): He will be on a very busy schedule during ...
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IELTS word of the day Set 2 word 1

IELTS word of the day Set 2 word 1 WORD: highlight WORD FAMILY: verb MEANING: draw attention to, emphasise. EXAMPLE: The increase in the number of homeless people highlights the need for better social welfare. STRESS: HIGH-light   Pronunciation (click ...
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IELTS Task 2 Writing model answer 30

IELTS Task 2 Writing model answer 30 All of the model answers on this site are guaranteed band 9 You should spend about 40 minutes on this task. Write about the following topic: Education is very important. How can children ...
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IELTS word of the day Set 1 test

IELTS word of the day Set 1 test This page will test your skills with all 10 words from Set 1 of the 'Word of the day' vocabulary. You can click the link below to see the 10 words, but ...
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Text completion questions in the reading test

Text completion IELTS reading

Text completion IELTS reading   Text completion questions in IELTS are one of the most common question types. You need to be able to complete a short summary of the text, using either words from the text or words provided ...
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Labelling a diagram in the listening test

Labelling a diagram One of the question types that you may face in the IELTS listening test is when you are required to label a diagram, map or plan. Typically you will be given an illustration with some labels already ...
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Planning Task 2

Preparing the Task 2 answer Seven tips

Preparing the Task 2 answer Seven tips Here are the 7 steps you should take to plan your answer for IELTS writing Task 2. To illustrate the steps, we will be using this question: Advances in technology and automation have ...
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IELTS word of the day Set 1 word 10

IELTS word of the day Set 1 word 10 WORD: barbaric WORD FAMILY: adjective MEANING: cruel or uncivilised. EXAMPLE: Many people believe that the death penalty* is barbaric. STRESS: bar-BAR-ic *The death penalty is when people are put to death ...
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IELTS Task 2 Writing model answer 29

IELTS Task 2 Writing model answer 29 All of the model answers on this site are guaranteed band 9 You should spend about 40 minutes on this task. Write about the following topic: In many countries, schoolchildren are required to ...
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IELTS Task 2 Writing model answer 28

IELTS Task 2 Writing model answer 28 All of the model answers on this site are guaranteed band 9 You should spend about 40 minutes on this task. Write about the following topic: We have become a disposable society, preferring ...
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IELTS Task 2 Writing model answer 27

IELTS Task 2 Writing model answer 27 All of the model answers on this site are guaranteed band 9 You should spend about 40 minutes on this task. Write about the following topic: The mark of a successful person is ...
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IELTS Task 2 Writing model answer 26

IELTS Task 2 Writing model answer 26 You should spend about 40 minutes on this task. Write about the following topic: An increasing number of families have computers at home. What are the advantages and disadvantages of internet access for ...
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IELTS Academic Task 1 Writing model answer 26

IELTS Academic Task 1 Writing model answer 26 You should spend about 20 minutes on this task. The charts show the distribution of money spent on music in three different years in Northern Ireland. Summarise the information by selecting and ...
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IELTS General Training Task 1 Writing model answer 23

IELTS General Training Task 1 Writing model answer 23 You should spend about 20 minutes on this task. An old friend is coming to town and has invited you to go to the cinema. Write to your friend. In your ...
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IELTS General Training Task 1 Writing model answer 22

IELTS General Training Task 1 Writing model answer 22 You should spend about 20 minutes on this task. You are visiting another town next month for a short break. Write a letter to the tourist information centre. In your letter ...
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IELTS General Training Task 1 Writing model answer 21

IELTS General Training Task 1 Writing model answer 21 You should spend about 20 minutes on this task. You have enrolled in an evening course but you have found that you are too busy to continue and would like to ...
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IELTS General Training Task 1 Writing model answer 20

IELTS General Training Task 1 Writing model answer 20 You should spend about 20 minutes on this task. New neighbours have recently moved in, but they are making a lot of noise at night while you are preparing for your ...
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IELTS Academic Task 1 Writing model answer 25

IELTS Academic Task 1 Writing model answer 25   You should spend about 20 minutes on this task. The table shows working hours and income for four jobs. Summarise the information by selecting and reporting the main features, and make ...
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IELTS Academic Task 1 Writing model answer 24

IELTS Academic Task 1 Writing model answer 24 You should spend about 20 minutes on this task. The bar chart shows the typical weekday for students in three different countries. Summarise the information by selecting and reporting the main features, ...
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Do I need Academic or General Training IELTS

Do I need Academic or General Training IELTS?

Do I need Academic or General Training IELTS? As you probably know, there are two types of IELTS test - the Academic Module and the General Training Module IELTS test. One of the most common questions we hear from candidates ...
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IELTS Academic Task 1 Writing model answer 23

IELTS Academic Task 1 Writing model answer 23   You should spend about 20 minutes on this task. The line graph shows carbon emissions from different sources over a number of years. Summarise the information by selecting and reporting the ...
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Top 10 tips for learning IELTS vocabulary

Top 10 tips for learning IELTS vocabulary

  Top 10 tips for learning IELTS vocabulary Tip 1: Don’t try to learn too many new words at once Making long lists of words is often not a very successful technique. Words and definitions can become mixed and confused ...
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IELTS word of the day Set 1 word 9

IELTS word of the day Set 1 word 9 WORD: abandon WORD FAMILY: verb MEANING: to withdraw support from, to stop trying to continue something. EXAMPLE (verb): The fishermen had to abandon their ship and escape to safety because of ...
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IELTS Task 2 Writing model answer 25

IELTS Task 2 Writing model answer 25 All of the model answers on this site are guaranteed band 9 You should spend about 40 minutes on this task. Write about the following topic: Should arts-related entertainment venues such as museums ...
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IELTS word of the day Set 1 word 8

IELTS word of the day Set 1 word 8 WORD: lack WORD FAMILY: verb and noun MEANING: not have something that is considered desirable or needed EXAMPLE (verb): Many elderly people lack the ability to surf the internet. EXAMPLE (noun): ...
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IELTS General Training Task 1 Writing model answer 19

IELTS General Training Task 1 Writing model answer 19 You should spend about 20 minutes on this task. A family member is coming to stay with you. He/she will be arriving by train in the morning, but you won’t be home ...
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IELTS Academic Task 1 Writing model answer 22

IELTS Academic Task 1 Writing model answer 22   You should spend about 20 minutes on this task. The chart shows how people travelled to work in 1996 and 2001 . Summarise the information by selecting and reporting the main ...
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