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IELTS Academic Writing

Everything you must be aware of IELTS Writing Task 2

IELTS Writing is the trickiest section of the IELTS Exam. Students are often afraid of how to do well in IELTS Writing Task 2.

IELTS Writing Task 2 is the second part of the writing test, which has to be written formally within the word limit of 250 words at least. Your aim should be to complete this task in under 40 minutes.

5 Steps to a Band 8+ in IELTS Writing Task 2

  • Understand the question properly 

Before attempting to answer any question, you must understand the question exactly. Most students generally do not answer the question fully which stops students from getting a score higher than a Band 7.

  • Plan your answer

Planning is crucial for anything. It also applies to IELTS Writing.

It helps you to organize your ideas and structure before you write. To gain a high score in Writing Task 2, you should always plan your answers for up to 10 minutes. 

  • Always write an introduction

Introduction is the backbone of any essay as it answers the question directly. The introduction always tells the examiner about the main body paragraphs.

  • Write the main body paragraphs

The main body paragraph contains detailed information about the essay; hence, you can support your main paragraph after giving more explanations and relevant examples to gain a high score in the writing section. 

  • Write a conclusion

The conclusion always contains a summary of an entire essay; hence, it is crucial.

4 Ways to Improve Your Score in IELTS Writing Task 2

Most of the students are bad at writing skills and they need improvement but do not know how to excel in writing. Here are a few steps you can take to boost your score in Writing Task-2.

  • Understand the exam

Understanding the exam pattern is the first stage of getting a higher score.

  • Identify your weak areas

For IELTS Writing Task 2, you must identify why you are not getting the score. Hence, you should be aware of weak areas. 

  • Fix the problems

First of all, know your problems and you must find out the best ways and then fix your problems. A good IELTS Teacher can help you fix your specific issues

  • Practice and get feedback

Practice is an essential part of your preparation but practicing alone will not help you; hence, you must get your feedback on your work if you want to improve.

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