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The process of writing an IELTS essay

The advice is not to think of your essay as a product, but as the result of a process of writing with the emphasis on answering the question and making sure the parts of the essay are coherent.
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Academic IELTS Task 2 practice. Don't copy the essay examples. Use them for ideas or as a guide. EFL SMARTblog - http://efllecturer.blogspot.co.uk
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Reading News for IELTS | Scoop.it

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Read these articles and familiarize yourself with the ideas and vocabulary needed for IELTS academic task 1 and 2 writing tasks.
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Rùa LALB's curator insight, September 23, 12:27 PM

Hey, this is the 1st post of mine ^^

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Cambridge CAE tips: Writing an Essay | CISL English School Blog

Cambridge CAE tips: Writing an Essay | CISL English School Blog | IELTS Writing Task 2 Practice | Scoop.it
According to Cambridge, an essay is typically written for an academic reader; often, the “writing task is similar to a follow-up to a class activity, such as attending a seminar or watching a documentary.
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IELTS Writing Skills: What is the examiner looking for? | Live ...

IELTS Writing Skills: What is the examiner looking for? | Live ... | IELTS Writing Task 2 Practice | Scoop.it
Students can feel they fail to progress with their writing, often because they are unsure of what the examiner is looking for. This is the purpose of the Public Band Descriptors for Task 1 and Task 2 – to inform you about what the ...
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HOW TO PLAN AND WRITE PROBLEM AND SOLUTION ESSAYS

“THE PURPOSEThe aim of a problem / solution essay is to set out a problem in the introduction and then spend the main body of the essay focusing on the solutions.”


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How to Write an Essay Like the Pros (Infographic)

How to Write an Essay Like the Pros (Infographic) | IELTS Writing Task 2 Practice | Scoop.it
This infographic illustrates the process of writing a good essay, important rules, and step-by-step instructions. It will also show you a few very common mistakes to look out for in student essays.
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Linking paragraphs in an essay -

Linking paragraphs in an essay - | IELTS Writing Task 2 Practice | Scoop.it
Advice on linking paragraphs in an essay in 4 quick steps with an exercise and 3 examples
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Teaching essay writing

Teaching essay writing | IELTS Writing Task 2 Practice | Scoop.it
Today I presented a seminar with ideas about teaching essay writing, with a particular focus on FCE and IELTS exam tasks. It's part of the monthly seminar series at International House Sevastopol. ...
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IELTS Writing Task 2: 'perfect society' question - ielts-simon.com

Here's an interesting recent exam question that someone sent me: Throughout history, people have dreamed of living in a perfect society. However, there is still no agreement about what a perfect society would be like.
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IELTS Writing Task 2 Answer: Lesson 1 Environment | Oxbridge ...

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IELTS Writing Task 2 Answer: Lesson 1 Environment. Here is our model answer to last week's question. ... Notify me of follow-up comments via email. IELTS Writing Task 1: Cambridge IELTS 6 'water use' graph and table.
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Apply these language patterns to your Task 2

Apply these language patterns to your Task 2 | IELTS Writing Task 2 Practice | Scoop.it
Try some of these phrases in your essay:
Here are the phrases that appear in the video:
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Sample IELTS Writing Questions for Task 2

Sample IELTS Writing Questions for Task 2 | IELTS Writing Task 2 Practice | Scoop.it
View IELTS writing questions for task 2 essay writing. There also links to model answers for some of the essay questions.
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IELTS Writing Task 2: discuss both views - ielts-simon.com

Last week I asked you to share your "discuss both views" questions. I've chosen a question shared by JK: Nowadays animal experiments are widely used to develop new medicines and to test the safety of other products.
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70 useful sentences for academic writing

70 useful sentences for academic writing | IELTS Writing Task 2 Practice | Scoop.it
This post contains a random collection of 70 sentence stems you can use in your academic writing.
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The EFL SMARTblog: Writing An Article - "The Amazon Echo" #fce #ielts

The EFL SMARTblog: Writing An Article - "The Amazon Echo" #fce #ielts | IELTS Writing Task 2 Practice | Scoop.it
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15 Shocking Student Writing Fails (Infographic)

15 Shocking Student Writing Fails (Infographic) | IELTS Writing Task 2 Practice | Scoop.it
See the 15 most common writing mistakes made by students and find out how to reduce errors to an absolute minimum.
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Expressing opinion English lesson

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Learning how to express your opinion English lesson.

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IELTS writing task 2 -

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Resources and materials for academic and general training IELTS writing task 2 essays with help on planning, essay structure, vocabulary and task response
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Word Counter

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Working on an essay and need to know your word count? Then this tool might be useful for you. Check word count, keyword count, and word frequency with our free online counter. You’ll get a complete breakdown of all keywords that you’ve used in your text, so you can improve your copy to avoid SEO issues. You can also embed it on your blog or website for free.

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Need an Essay Topic? The Top 10 Most Controversial Topics for 2014 (Infographic)

Need an Essay Topic? The Top 10 Most Controversial Topics for 2014 (Infographic) | IELTS Writing Task 2 Practice | Scoop.it
Here some of the most controversial topics for 2014. If you need an idea or inspiration for an essay, have a look at our infographic and (please) share it with your fellow students or colleagues! Thank you.
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Common IELTS Speaking and Writing Task 2 Topics |

Common IELTS Speaking and Writing Task 2 Topics | | IELTS Writing Task 2 Practice | Scoop.it
Here at Oxbridge-English.com, we believe the best way to score highly at the speaking and writing tasks of IELTS is to develop a bank of answers for commonly asked questions. Some of these topics come up more often in ...
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6 Tips to Help You Revise Your Writing in English

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RT @EnglishTonight: 6 Tips to help you revise your writing skills in English http://t.co/Hxveysy5CZ #ESL #TEFL #ingles #English


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English Solutions: IELTS Sample Essays

IELTS Essay Questions and Sample Answers. Here is a selection of IELTS sample essays for both Academic and General IELTS writing tests. [-]Cambridge IELTS 9 Test 1. Writing Task 2 You should spend about 40 minutes on this task.
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Writing Prompts

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VIEW MORE WRITING PROMPTS

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Courtney Rasberry's curator insight, September 10, 2013 11:08 PM

These prompts are great! 

Connie Baques 's curator insight, September 16, 2013 3:50 PM

Great writing, or speaking, prompts!

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Seven secrets of stylish academic writing

Imagine that the editor of a widely-read magazine or, say, The Conversation has heard about your academic research and invited you to contribute an article.

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Stop and Learn English: How to write an essay in ten steps


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Joaquín Curto's curator insight, November 20, 2013 2:40 PM

Reiteration

collocation

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Academic Writing: Beyond the Five-Paragraph Essay

From VOA Learning English, welcome to the Education Report in Special English. Millions of students have been taught a formula that has nothing to do with ch...
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Celebritize You's curator insight, March 17, 2013 7:58 PM

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