The Academic Writing question types in computer-delivered IELTS are the same as in the paper-based test. A variety of tasks is used including:
In Part 1, you are presented with a graph, table, chart or diagram and are asked to describe, summarise or explain the information in your own words. You may be asked to describe and explain data, describe the stages of a process, how something works or describe an object or event.
In Part 2, you are asked to write an essay in response to a point of view, argument or problem.
You can find detailed information about the IELTS Academic Writing question types here.
Sample Academic Writing test questions are given below. Sample responses with band scores and examiner comments are also provided.
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