Academic Writing Task 1
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In task 1 of the Academic IELTS Writing test, we are asked to summarize the information displayed in a diagram. The diagram can be a chart (pie/bar/line), a table, an illustration of a process, a map or an object.
See below for an example.
The pie charts show the spending habits of people in the UK in 1971 and 2001.
Summarize the information by selecting and reporting the main features, and making comparisons where relevant.
Write at least 150 words.
You can see our answer to this task in this 'Analyzing Pie Charts' free lesson.