WRITING TIPS

 

1.THE FIRST AND THE FOREMOST IS TRY TO WRITE TASK 2 FIRST BECAUSE IT CARRIES MORE MARKS THAN TASK.

2.LEARN THE BASIC STRUCTURE OF AN ESSAY LIKE,

→INTRODUCTION(TOPIC SENTENCE).

→BODY OF ESSAY.

→CONCLUSION.

3.TRY NOT TO BE INFORMAL IN ANYWAYS,MAKE IT LOOK FORMAL THAT IS,

→NO ABBREVIATIONS.

4.LEARN GOOD VOCABULARY,AFTERALL YOUR VOCABULARY IS THE ONLY EVIDENCE THAT YOU LEARNED HIGHER LEVEL OF ENGLISH.

5.STAY FOCUSSED ON THE TOPIC ,DON’T GO OFF-TOPIC.

6.READ THE INSTRUCTIONS CAREFULLY AND ANSWER ACCORDINGLY TO THE QUESTIONS REQUESTED.

7.PRACTICE WRITING ATLEAST 20 TO 30 ESSAY TYPES SO THAT YOU REMEMBER THE NEW VOCABULARY.

8.REMEMBER THAT YOU SHOULD USE ATLEAST 15 TO 30 UNUSUAL WORDS WHICH WE  NEVER USE IN OUR DAILY LIFE.

9.TRY TO WRITE SOME IDIOMS IN BETWEEN IF NEEDED ACCORDINGLY.IT SHOWS YOUR LEVEL OF ENGLISH.

10.★MOST IMPORTANT THING IS “DON’T EVER TRY TO IMPRESS THE ASSESSORS BY USING FACTS AND KNOWLEDGE YOU PRESERVED,KINDLY REMEMBER THIS IS AN ENGLISH TESTING EXAM,WHATEVER YOU ARE WRITING MAY BE A FACT OR FAKE IT DOESN’T MATTER”★ ,ALL THAT MATTERS IS ENGLISH GRAMMAR,VOCABULARY,RELEVANCE TO GIVEN TOPIC,PRESENTATION OF YOUR LANGUAGE EFFICIENCY AND THAT’S ALL.

11.FOCUS ONLY ON YOUR ENGLISH GRAMMAR AFTERALL ITS ENGLISH TESTING BUT NOT KNOWLEDGE TESTING EXAM.

12.IF YOU WANT TO GET GOOD SCORES/BANDS THEN WRITE SOME PUNCTUATION MARKS (,.”___”,!) CORRECTLY IF NEEDED,AFTERALL ITS ALL PART OF ENGLISH.

13.UNDERLINE SOME KEYWORDS TO KEEP YOURSELF FOCUSSED.

14.EACH PARAGRAPH SHOULD CONTAIN ONE SUPPORTING IDEA BEHIND IT.

15.YOU MUST COMPLETE BOTH TASKS OTHERWISE CANT GET THROUGH THE TEST.

16.LEARN TO PARAPHRASE THE TOPIC SENTENCE FROM THE QUESTION.

17.KEEP AN EYE ON TIME AS WELL AS NUMBER OF WORDS WRITTEN,UNDER LENGTH ESSAY MAKE YOU LOSE YOUR SCORES.

18.SPEND ONLY SPECULATED TIME WHATEVER THEY INSTRUCTED YOU, GO ACCORDINGLY AND DONT WASTE TIME .

19.SPELLINGS ARE THE MOST IMPORTANT,IF YOU DONT KNOW CORRECT SPELLING USE ANOTHER SYNONYM INSTEAD OR DONT USE IT AT ALL.

20.IF YOU CAN SAVE SOMETIME THEN IT WILL HELP YOU TO RE-REVISE YOUR ANSWERS.

21.IF YOU GET TIME , TRY TO SUBSTITUTE SMALL WORDS WITH COMPLEX VOCABULARY BUT ,IN THE LAST MOMENTS ONLY.

22.TRY NOT TO REPEAT THE USED WORDS ,YES YOU CAN USE SOME IMPORTANT TOPIC WORDS HERE AND THERE SO THAT IT GIVES AN IMPRESSION TO THE CORRECTORS THAT YOU ARE BEING IN THE TOPIC.

23.LET EVERYTHING BE FORMAL.

24.DONT MEMORISE YOUR ANSWERS/ESSAYS BECAUSE THEY CAN EASILY TRACE YOU AND YOUR TEST GOES INVALID.

25.DONT TRY TO SPEAK WITH OTHERS OR COPY ,THEY ARE VERY STRICT IN THIS ASPECT,THEY WILL THROW YOU OUT OF THE HALL.

26.ALWAYS MAKE SOME BULLET POINTS /NOTES SO THAT YOU DONT GO AWAY FROM TOPICS.

27.DONT TRY TO PUT LOGICS AND IRRELEVANT IDEAS.

GENERAL IELTS TASK 1-LETTER WRITING TIPS

1.FIRST OF ALL

→WHAT IS BEING ASKED,

→FROM WHOM TO WHOM THE LETTER IS WRITTEN,

→IS IT FORMAL ,SEMI-FORMAL,INFORMAL,

→YOU WILL BE GIVEN THREE POINTS ,MUST ANSWER ALL.

2.DONT WRITE EXACTLY 150 WORDS,INSTEAD WRITE 170 TO 180 WORDS,OR SLIGHTLY MORE THAN 160.

3.LETTER OPENINGS:

(A)-I am writing this letter to inform you about.

(b)-I am writing this letter in regard to.

(c)-I am writing this letter to enquire.

(d)-I am writing this letter inorder to thank you.

(e)-I am writing this letter to request information.

(f)-I am writing this letter to confirm.

(g)-I am writing this letter to appreciate.

(h)-I am writing this letter to wish you.

(i)-I am writing this letter to congratulate.

(j)-i am writing this letter to buy,sell.


CONCLUDING/ENDING/SIGNOFF

THE CONCLUSION OR SIGNING OFF DEPENDS ON THE STYLE OF LETTER YOU ARE WRITING,
FOR EXAMPLE,

PERSONAL LETTER

OPENING—–HI JANE,HI SAM,etc.

SIGNING OFF—-BEST REGARDS,BEST WISHES,SEE YOU SOON,ALL THE BEST,etc.

FORMAL LETTER

OPENING—DEAR SIR/MADAM,.{WE DONT KNOW NAME}

SIGNING OFF—YOURS FAITHFULLY,

SEMIFORMAL LETTER

OPENING—DEAR Mr.JOHN,.

SIGNING OFF—YOURS SINCERELY,.

INFORMAL AND FORMAL VOCABULARY

THE MAIN DIFFERENCE BETWEEN THE FORMAL AND INFORMAL IS PRESENCE OF CONTRACTIONS SUCH AS i’m ,ididn’t, ican’t, iwon’t, etc

»THESE CONTRACTIONS CAN ONLY BE USED PERSONALLY BUT NOT FORMALLY.«

LETTER WRITING FORMAT.

1.TITLE OF THE LETTER.

2.BODY 1.(FIRST BULLET POINT ASKED).

3.BODY 2.(SECOND BULLET POINT ASKED).

4.BODY 3.(THIRD BULLET POINT ASKED).

5.SIGNING OFF.

6.SIGNATURE(YOUR NAME).