IELTS Writing Task 1 — The charts below compare five different countries, showing the electricity used (measured in megawatts or mw) in a typical hospital during one week…

IELTS Writing Task 1 The charts below compare five different countries, showing the electricity used (measured in megawatts or mw) in a typical hospital during one week, and also the number of emergency medical calls made by local residents during the same week. The last chart shows the average time (in minutes) spent on assessing emergency cases by…

IELTS Writing Task 2 — Modal Essays Templates of Band 8

Modal Essay Template — Agree and Disagree On this page you will find some guidance on how you should write an IELTS essay. There are then model answers on the following pages for different types of essay and different questions, with some brief guidance on each. It is important to analyse model answers for IELTS…

Word Parts: Prefixes, Roots and Suffixes | Viktoriia Victory

Word Parts Most English vocabulary, at least 70%, comes from Latin. In order to be able to understand – and guess the meaning of – very many words, it is worth learning and becoming comfortable using these word parts. Basically, all word parts can be broken down into three groups: Prefixes, Roots and Suffixes. There…

IELTS Writing Task 1 — The first graph below shows the weight (in tonnes) of fruit produced by a farm during each month in 2013, and also the amount…

IELTS Writing Task 1 The first graph below shows the weight (in tonnes) of fruit produced by a farm during each month in 2013, and also the amount (in tonnes) of fertiliser used. The second graph shows the volume of rainfall in each month (in millimetres.)   Viktoriia Victory’s comments This essay would receive Band…

Academic Word List (AWL) Exercises — Sublist 2 (Words 1-10)

  Academic Word List (AWL) Exercises — Sublist 2  (Words 1-10) | Viktoriia Victory In this section you can do practice tests for all groups of the Academic Word List. Which of the words do you know from these in Sublist 2? If you already know the word and are confident you know how to use…

IELTS Writing Task 2 — Opinion Essays — Some people believe that sport is an essential part of school life for children, while…

  IELTS Writing Task 2 — Opinion Essays You should spend about 40 minutes on this task. Write about the following topic: Some people believe that sport is an essential part of school life for children, while others feel it should be purely optional. Discuss these opposing views and give your own opinion. You should…

Academic Word List (AWL) Exercises — Sublist 1 (Words 51-60)

  Academic Word List (AWL) Exercises — Sublist 1  (Words 51-60) | Viktoriia Victory In this section you can do practice tests for all groups of the Academic Word List. Which of the words do you know from these in Sublist 1? If you already know the word and are confident you know how to use…

Academic Word List (AWL) Exercises — Sublist 1 (Words 41-50)

Academic Word List (AWL) Exercises — Sublist 1  (Words 41-50) | Viktoriia Victory In this section you can do practice tests for all groups of the Academic Word List. Which of the words do you know from these in Sublist 1? If you already know the word and are confident you know how to use it,…

Academic Word List (AWL) Exercises — Sublist 1 (Words 21-30) | Viktoriia Victory

Academic Word List (AWL) Exercises — Sublist 1  (Words 21-30) Establish Estimate Evident Factor Formula Function disestablish estimated evidenced factored formulae functional disestablished estimates evidence factoring formulas functionally disestablishes estimating evidential factors formulate functioned disestablishing estimates evidently   formulated functioning disestablishment estimating formulating functions established estimation Finance formulation establishes estimations Export financed formulations establishing over-estimate…

Prepositions of place and time. At, In, On.

In grammar, a preposition is a word which is used before a noun, a noun phrase or a pronoun, connecting it to another word. In the sentences: «We jumped in the lake» «Many shops don’t open on Sundays.» «in» and «on» are prepositions Generally speaking one can classify prepositions in three groups: prepositions of time,…

Пословицы и поговорки на английском (English Proverbs & Sayings)

Пословицы и поговорки на английском (English Proverbs & Sayings)  ПОСЛОВИЦЫ И ПОГОВОРКИ  ПЕРЕВОД  АНАЛОГ НА РУССКОМ  A creaking door hangs long on its hinges  Скрепящяя дверь долго висит на своих петлях  Битая посуда два века живёт  A fool and his money are soon parted  Дурак и его деньги быстро растаются  В руках было, да меж…