Vocabulary. This graph is also good for demonstrating how important it is to vary your vocabulary. There were four words that could have been overused in this essay- car, average, country and people. Instead of repeating them over and over again I used synonyms to show the examiner I have a wide vocabulary and gain extra marks. Here are the.
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Check your writing: picture matching - describing changes in bar charts Check your writing: matching - useful language Check your writing: gap fill - prepositions.IELTS writing Task 1 is different for the IELTS General test and IELTS Academic test. In the general exam you need to write a letter such as an invitation to a friend, a complaint, an apology, making an arrangement, an application or something informative like a newsletter.This is an IELTS writing task 1 sample answer essay from the real academic exam on the subject of higher education (a bar chart). There are a couple of key areas to note before you start writing. First, this graph shows change over time so you will have to describe the full trend for full marks on your overview.
This sample IELTS bar chart essay is well over the minimum word limit so you can see that you don’t have space to include very much detail at all. That’s why it is essential to select just a couple of main features to write about. Now use what you’ve learnt in this lesson to practice answering other IELTS bar chart questions. Start slowly.Read More
Home; IELTS writing; Bar Chart; Bar Chart. It is common in the IELTS Writing paper to be asked to describe a bar graph. Bar graphs, also known as bar charts, are similar to line graphs in that they have two axes and are useful for showing how something has changed over a given period of time, especially when there are significant changes. Bar graphs consist of rectangular bars, which can be.Read More
Here is my full essay for last week's bar chart question. Study the essay carefully to see which details I selected for each paragraph. Notice that I describe the two science bar charts in the same paragraph. Click here to see the question The three bar charts show average years of schooling, numbers of scientists and technicians, and research and development spending in developing and.Read More
Describing Bar Charts and Column Charts (2) Bar charts and column charts are often used to make multiple comparisons. Observe the following chart: It shows the populations of major European countries in the years 1996 and 2007. In this case we can make two sets of comparisons. We can look at the change in population from 1996 to 2007 for each country, and we can compare the populations of the.Read More
Here's my full essay for last week's question: The bar chart compares the turnover in dollars from sales of video games for four different platforms, namely mobile phones, online, consoles and handheld devices, from 2000 to 2006. It is clear that sales of games for three out of the four platforms rose each year, leading to a significant rise in total global turnover over the 7-year period.Read More
Bar Graph Vocabulary. STUDY. Flashcards. Learn. Write. Spell. Test. PLAY. Match. Gravity. Created by. sdollard. Terms in this set (8) bar graph. a display of data using bars of different heights. title. gives an idea about the information on the graph, usually found at the top of the graph. labels. tells what is being shown on each axis. bars. rectangular blocks that represent data. data.Read More
Finished IELTS Pie Chart Essay. This sample IELTS pie chart essay is over the minimum word limit so you can see that you don’t have space to include very much detail at all. That’s why it is essential to select just a couple of main features to write about. Now use what you’ve learnt in this lesson to practice answering other IELTS pie chart questions. Start slowly at first and keep.Read More
Click here for a sample text in a new window. The graph shows the fluctuation in the number of people at a London underground station over the course of a day. The busiest time of the day is in the morning. There is a sharp increase between 06:00 and 08:00, with 400 people using the station at 8 o’clock. After this the numbers drop quickly to less than 200 at 10 o’clock.Read More
How to answer. In this question, you are being asked to write a report which describes changes over time, in this case from 1992 to 2000.To do this you need to use language expressing change and appropriate tenses. Writing the introduction. In paragraph 1, you should say what the graph shows, but do not copy the language from the question; instead, paraphrase some of the language.Read More
You will receive a higher mark if your writing uses a range of structures and vocabulary correctly rather than a limited number. When describing some bar graphs you will sometimes use the same language as the line graphs. This will be the case if one axis of the bar graph gives a time scale. In that case, your report will generally describe the.Read More