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Series 2 - Episode Twenty Five
Episode Description
Academic Writing
In this episode we will give you some tips and strategies for answering Task 1 IELTS Academic questions.

We will look at what is involved in planning an essay, and then we will plan answers to some practice questions.
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Study Tips
It is necessary in Task 1, Academic Writing, to quickly identify the main or significant features of a given graphic text, summarise these and make comparisons where relevant.

Look for significant features such as trends, which stand out in a graph, key stages in a process or procedure, important characteristics of an object.

Develop your skills in organising a summary of information supplied, including relevant information, using a variety of sentence types, and appropriate vocabulary. Always check your spelling.
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