Today’s IELTS word is
Very frequently you are asked to comment about social problems and what governments and/or individuals can do to address these problems, legal is a key word here. Points to note are that
- there are a number of different forms of the word: legal/illegal/legally/illegally/legality/illegality
- we frequently talk about legal rights/responsibilities/duties
Top essay writing tip
If you are asked to write about a social issue and are struggling for ideas, it can help to compare and contrast what is legal and moral or practical. That way you should be able to get two different ideas about the same problem.