Writing task 1 sample/model answer (Cambridge IELTS 6 Test 1)

Posted by Grant Richardson, 23rd December, 2017

Here is a sample answer I wrote recently with a student to IELTS 6 Test 1 Task 1:

Writing task 1

You should spend about 20 minutes on this task.

The graph and table below give information about water use worldwide and water consumption in two different countries.

Sumarise the information by reporting the main features, and make comparisons where relevant.

You should write at least 150 words.

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Sample answer by Grant:

The line graph plots global water use by sector from 1900 to 2000, while the table gives information on water consumption in Brazil and Congo in 2000.

From the graph, it can be seen that agriculture used significantly more water than the other two sectors industry and domestic use throughout the 20th Century, and that water consumption increased exponentially for all sectors. The table shows that

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(197 words, 20 minutes)


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