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What to think about before you start writing an IELTS essay

Advice on the different things to think about as you plan an IELTS essay. I suggest that there areas several different areas to think about before writing and that planning should not be rushed.

   

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Simple and complex sentences in IELTS paragraphs

A guide to how to use simple and complex sentences in IELTS with examples of more complex structures and how to use them

   

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How to give shorter examples in IELTS essays

A guide on how to use shorter examples in IELTS essays. There’s practical advice on how to think of them and how to use them

   

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How to identify the main points in a line graph

How do you find the main points in a more complex line graph. Make it simpler and take this easy step by step plan. Look at each line in turn and only then compare. Exercises included.

   

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Words to highlight the main points in task 1 summaries

Useful language to describe the main points in academic task 1 summaries. There are also useful tips on how to use this language. Short sentences can be good and main ideas come first.

   

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Finding ideas for IELTS essays – celebrities

A lesson to help with the process of finding ideas for IELTS essays with an example about the advantages and disadvantages of being famous

   

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