Watch videos of British Council IELTS experts giving advice on how to prepare for the IELTS Writing paper, and what to do on test day. Get valuable IELTS Writing tips, and find out exactly what the examiner is looking for.
For most people, IELTS Writing is the most difficult of all the papers. In the Road to IELTS Practice Zone, you will learn all the skills you need: not just grammar and vocabulary, but also planning paragraphs, linking ideas, and making sure you answer the question correctly. Click in for the best possible IELTS Writing practice online.
When you understand what the examiner is looking for, it’s essential that you try some mock IELTS Writing test papers. Practise planning your answers. Make sure your time management is correct. Compare your essays with model answers.
And if you’re taking the computer-delivered version of the test, you need to practise with the Writing section of the CD IELTS Simulator.
Writing and reading skills go hand in hand – the more you read, the better you will write. Try this exercise to start improving your skills and your score.
IELTS Writing is about quality not quantity. In this post, we look at the official word limits, the recommended limits and how to use your time wisely.