IELTS >> Academic Writing >> In the Academic module of the IELTS exam, there are two tasks. In Task 1 candidates have to describe a diagram, graph, process or chart, and in Task 2 they respond to an argument and give their opinion, weighing up the pros and cons.

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IELTS Academic Writing - Worksheet Four

Writing Task One

You should spend about twenty minutes on this task.

The chart below shows fruit sales in a supermarket for three different months after an advertising campaign to promote sales of peaches, pears and strawberries.

Summarise the information by selecting and reporting the main features, and make comparisons where relevant. Was the campaign a success?

Write at least 150 words.

fruit sales

Writing Task Two

You should spend about 40 minutes on this task. Write about the following topic:

Some parents and employers accuse schools of teaching "irrelevant" subjects such as History and Art.

Do you agree that students should only learn important, job-related subjects?

Give reasons for your answer and include any relevant examples from your own knowledge or experience.

Write at least 250 words. Premium

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