IELTS Academic Writing Task 1 Line Topics 2024

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This list contains a selection of IELTS Academic Writing Task 1 line topics that were submitted by students who completed the IELTS exam in 2024. Select a topic at random and start practicing and enhancing your writing abilities.

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The graph shows the average carbon emissions per person in four countries between 1967 and 2007
The graph shows the average carbon emissions per person in four countries between 1967 and 2007

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The graph below gives information about the price of bananas in four countries between 1994 and 2004. Summarise the information by selecting and reporting the main features and make comparisions where relevant.
The graph below gives information about the price of bananas in four countries between 1994 and 2004. Summarise the information by selecting and reporting the main features and make comparisions where relevant.

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The graph below shows the information about how much people in the United States of America and United Kingdom pay on petrol.
The graph below shows the information about how much people in the United States of America and United Kingdom pay on petrol.

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The chart below shows world energy consumption from 1965 to 2013.
The chart below shows world energy consumption from 1965 to 2013.

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The graph below gives information from a2008 report about consumption of energy in the USA since 1980 with projectionsuntil 2030. Summarise the information by selecting andreporting the main features, and makecomparisons where relevant.
The graph below gives information from a2008 report about consumption of

energy in the USA since 1980 with projectionsuntil 2030.

Summarise the information by selecting andreporting the main features, and

makecomparisons where relevant.

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The graph below shows the percentage of people in different age groups in one city who attended music concerts between 2010 and 2015.
The graph below shows the percentage of people in different age groups in one city who attended music concerts between 2010 and 2015.

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The graph below gives information on the differences in clothing exports from three different countries
The graph below gives information on the differences in clothing exports from three different countries

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The graph below shows the spending of UK residents on visits abroad between 1993 and 2013. Summarize the information by selecting and reporting the main features, and make comparisons where relevant.
The graph below shows the spending of UK residents on visits abroad between 1993 and 2013.

 Summarize the information by selecting and reporting the main features, and make comparisons where relevant.

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The graph shows Underground Station passenger numbers in London. Summarize the information by selecting and reporting the main features and make comparisons where relevant. You should write at least 150 words.
The graph shows Underground Station passenger numbers in London.

Summarize the information by selecting and reporting the main features and make comparisons where relevant.

You should write at least 150 words.

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The graph shows the percentage of UK adolescents following a vegetarian diet. Summarise the information by selecting and reporting the main features, and make comparisons where relevant.
The graph shows the percentage of UK adolescents following a vegetarian diet.

Summarise the information by selecting and reporting the main features, and make comparisons where relevant.

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The line graph shows that how much carbon dioxide (CO2) was produced and its average amount per person in four countries, namely, the United Kingdom, Sweden, Italy and Portugal from 1967 to 2007.
The line graph shows that how much carbon dioxide (CO2) was produced and its average amount per person in four countries, namely, the United Kingdom, Sweden, Italy and Portugal from 1967 to 2007.

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The line graph shows 5-year number of fish and meat consumption and grams per person per week between 1979 and 2004.
The line graph shows 5-year number of fish and meat consumption and grams per person per week between 1979 and 2004.

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The graph below shows average carbon dioxide (co2) emissions per person in the United Kingdom, Sweden, Itay and Portugal between 1967 and 2007.
The graph below shows average carbon dioxide (co2) emissions per person in the United Kingdom, Sweden, Itay and Portugal between 1967 and 2007.

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The graph below give the information about the percentage of people living in Australia who were born in Asia, the UK, and other regions
The graph below give the information about the percentage of people living in Australia who were born in Asia, the UK, and other regions

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The line graph illustrates the number of parcels delivered by two major companies over 80 years, between 1920 and 2000.
The line graph illustrates the number of parcels delivered by two major companies over 80 years, between 1920 and 2000.

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Topic: The graph shows the percentage of the Australian workforce in in five industries between 1962 and 2012.
Topic: The graph shows the percentage of the Australian workforce in in five industries between 1962 and 2012.

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The graph below gives information about the percentage of population in four Asian countries living in cities from 1970 to 2020, with predictions for 2030 and 2040. Summarize the information by selecting and reporting the main features.
The graph below gives information about the percentage of population in four Asian countries living in cities from 1970 to 2020, with predictions for 2030 and 2040.

Summarize the information by selecting and reporting the main features.

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The line graph grap illustrates the changes in employment trends over a period of 70 years in the United States

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the chart below shows the changes that took place in 3 different areas of crime in Newport city centre from 2003 - 2012 summarise the information by selecting and reporting the main features, and make comparisons where relevant.
the chart below shows the changes that took place in 3 different areas of crime in Newport city centre from 2003 - 2012 summarise the information by selecting and reporting the main features, and make comparisons where relevant.

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the graphs below show data of Australian trades with three other countries
the graphs below show data of Australian trades with three other countries

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the graph below show the average monthly change in the prices of three metals during 2014
the graph below show the average monthly change in the prices of three metals during 2014

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The line graph shows the percentage of New Zealand population from 1950 to 2050. Summarize the information by selecting and reporting the main features and make comparisons where relevant.
The line graph shows the percentage of New Zealand population from 1950 to 2050. Summarize the information by selecting and reporting the main features and make comparisons where relevant.

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The given graph shows the consumption of fast food in the UK (per week) from 1970 to 1990. Summarize the information by selecting and reporting the main features, and make comparisons where relevant.
The given graph shows the consumption of fast food in the UK (per week) from 1970 to 1990.

Summarize the information by selecting and reporting the main features, and make comparisons where relevant.

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The graph below shows the proportion of the population aged 65 and over between 1940 and 2040 in three different countries, namely the USA, Sweden, and Japan.
The graph below shows the proportion of the population aged 65 and over between 1940 and  2040 in three different countries, namely the USA, Sweden, and Japan.

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The graph shows the nebberredfteverseas vigtters lEuredicted different areas in a European country between 1987 and 2007. Summarize the information by selecting and reporting the main features, and make comparisons where relevant.
The graph shows the nebberredfteverseas vigtters lEuredicted different areas in a European country between 1987 and 2007. Summarize the information by selecting and reporting the main features, and make comparisons where relevant.

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The line graph illustrates that the amount of coffee sent abroad from Brazil, Colombia and Costa Rica between 2002 and 2012. A glance at the graph reveals that all of the exports reached a higher capacity than in the begining.
The line graph illustrates that the amount of coffee sent abroad from Brazil, Colombia and Costa Rica between 2002 and 2012. A glance at the graph reveals that all of  the exports  reached a higher capacity  than in the begining.

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The line graph illustrates the number of UK people commuting to work every day by car, bus or train from 1970 to 2030
The line graph illustrates the number of UK people commuting to work every day by car, bus or train from 1970 to 2030

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The line chart below shows the percentage of renewable energy production in Germany from 2000 to 2020. Summarise the information by selecting and reporting the main features and make comparisons where relevant
The line chart below shows the percentage of renewable energy production in Germany from 2000 to 2020. Summarise the information by selecting and reporting the main features and make comparisons where relevant

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The line graphs show the percentage of people using public transport and people using private cars in five cities of Australia from 2000 to 2010.
The line graphs show the percentage of people using public transport and people using private cars in five cities of Australia from 2000 to 2010.

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The line graph shows the channel 1 news viewing figures per day in one year.
The line graph shows the channel 1 news viewing figures per day in one year.

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The line graph compares the amount of electricity produced in France using four different sources of power over a period of 32 years.

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the graph below shows the percentage of population in cities since 1970s with projections to 2030
the graph below shows the percentage of population in cities since 1970s with projections to 2030

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The graph compares the number of people who visited 5 attractions in Parkvale city between 1996 and 2016.

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The graph below shows the number of books read by men and women at Burnaby Public Library from 2011 to 2014. Summarise the information by selecting and reporting the main features, and make comparisons where relevant.--DELETED LINK--
The graph below shows the number of books read by men and women at Burnaby Public Library from 2011 to 2014. Summarise the information by selecting and reporting the main features, and make comparisons where relevant.--DELETED LINK--

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The graph below gives information about the percentages of the population in four Asian countries living in cities from 1970 to 2020, with predictions for 2030 and 2040.
The graph below gives information about the percentages of the population in four Asian countries living in cities from 1970 to 2020, with predictions for 2030 and 2040.

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The line graph below displays the unemployment rates among university graduates in Australia, Canada, Germany, and Japan from 2000 to 2020. Summarise the information by selecting and reporting the main features, and make comparisons where relevant.
The line graph below displays the unemployment rates among university graduates in Australia, Canada, Germany, and Japan from 2000 to 2020. Summarise the information by selecting and reporting the main features, and make comparisons where relevant.

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The graph below gives information about the total oil use of 4 major consumers from 2009 to 2030. Summarise the information by selecting and reporting the main features, and make comparisons where relevant.
The graph below gives information about the total oil use of 4 major 

consumers from 2009 to 2030. 

Summarise the information by selecting and reporting the main 

features, and make comparisons where relevant.

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The graph below gives information about how much people in the United States and in the United Kingdom spend on petrol. Summerise the information and reporting the main features, and make comparison where relevant.
The graph below gives information about how much people in the United States and in the United Kingdom spend on petrol.

Summerise the information and reporting the main features, and make comparison where relevant.

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The graph below shows information about the percentage of the population in four Asian countries
The graph below shows information about the percentage of the population in four Asian countries

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The graph shows average temperatures in Paris, Dubai and Sydney
The graph shows average temperatures in Paris, Dubai and Sydney

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4.The graph below shows the number of overseas visitors who came to Japan for differen purposes between 1990 and 2010.Summarize the information by selecting and reporting the main features, and make comparisons where relevant
4.The graph below shows the number of overseas visitors who came to Japan for differen purposes between 1990 and 2010.Summarize the information by selecting and reporting the main features, and make comparisons where relevant

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The graph below shows the number of university graduates in Canada from 1992 to 2007.

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The graph below compares changes in the birth rates of China and the USA between 1920 and 2000.
The graph below compares changes in the birth rates of China and the USA between 1920 and 2000.

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The graph shows radio and television audiences of the United Kingdom throughout the day in the year 1992.
The graph shows radio and television audiences of the United Kingdom throughout the day in the year 1992.

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18.The line graph below shows the percentage of people in Africa subscribing to mobile and fixed-line phones from 1994 to 2004. Summarize the information by selecting and reporting the main features and make comparisons where relevant.

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The give graph shows the consumption of fast food in UK (per week) from 1970 to 1990. Write a report for a university lecturer making comparisons where relevant and reporting the main features.
The give graph shows the consumption of fast food in UK (per week) from 1970 to 1990.

Write a report for a university lecturer making comparisons where relevant and reporting the main features.

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The diagram shows the consumption of renewable energy in the USA from 1949 to 2008.
The diagram shows the consumption of renewable energy in the USA from 1949 to 2008.

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The line graph illustrates the percentage of inhabitants aged 65 and older in three different nations (USA, Sweden and Japan) between 1940 and its prediction in 2040.
The line graph illustrates the percentage of inhabitants aged 65 and older in three different nations (USA, Sweden and Japan) between 1940 and its prediction in 2040.

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The graph below shows the percentage of workers from five different European countries that were absent for a day or more due to illness from 1991 to 2001.
The graph below shows the percentage of workers from five different European countries that were absent for a day or more due to illness from 1991 to 2001.

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"Interpret the provided line graph that depicts the percentage of youngsters receiving inadequate healthcare facilities in six different European countries during the years 2008 to 2022. Describe the trends in healthcare provision for young individuals in each country, noting any fluctuations or improvements over the years. Highlight any exceptional changes in specific years and compare the countries' progress in addressing inadequate healthcare for the youth."
"Interpret the provided line graph that depicts the percentage of youngsters receiving inadequate healthcare facilities in six different European countries during the years 2008 to 2022. Describe the trends in healthcare provision for young individuals in each country, noting any fluctuations or improvements over the years. Highlight any exceptional changes in specific years and compare the countries' progress in addressing inadequate healthcare for the youth."

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You should spend about 20 minutes on this task. The graph below shows the average monthly change in the prices of three metals during 2014. Summarise the information by selecting and reporting the main features, and make comparisons where relevant. Write at least 150 words.
You should spend about 20 minutes on this task.

The graph below shows the average monthly change in the prices of three metals during 2014.

Summarise the information by selecting and reporting the main features, and make comparisons where relevant.

Write at least 150 words.

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The graph belowe shows average carbon dioxide (CO2) emissions per person in the United Kingdom, Sweden, Italy and Portugal between 1967 and 2007
The graph belowe shows average carbon dioxide (CO2) emissions per person in the United Kingdom, Sweden, Italy and Portugal between 1967 and 2007

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The graph below shows the average length of stay last year (in days) for serious injuries for different age groups in private and public hospitals in Queensland, Australia. Summarise the information by selecting and reporting the main features, and make comparisons where relevant.
The graph below shows the average length of stay last year (in days) for serious injuries for different age groups in private and public hospitals in Queensland, Australia.

Summarise the information by selecting and reporting the main features, and make comparisons where relevant.

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You should spend no more than 20 minutes on this task. This line graph shows the percentage of women who were employed in four countries from 1985 to 2005. Write a report for a university lecturer describing the information. You should write at least 150 words.
You should spend no more than 20 minutes on this task.

This line graph shows the percentage of women who were employed in four countries

from 1985 to 2005.

Write a report for a university lecturer describing the information.

You should write at least 150 words.

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The graph below shows the average monthly chnage in the prices of three metal during 2014.
The graph below shows the average monthly chnage in the prices of three metal during 2014.

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The line graph shows information about the number of museum visitors in the UK in summer and winter of 2005
The line graph shows information about the number of museum visitors in the UK in summer and winter of 2005

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You should spend about 20 minutes on this task. The graphs below show the enrolments of overseas students and local students in Australian universities over a ten year period. Summarise the information by selecting and reporting the main features, and make comparisons where relevant. You should write at least 150 words
You should spend about 20 minutes on this task.

The graphs below show the enrolments of overseas students and local students in 

Australian universities over a ten year period.

Summarise the information by selecting and reporting the main features, and make 

comparisons where relevant.

You should write at least 150 words

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The given graph shows the nitrogen oxide emissions produced by four vehicles. Summarise the information by selecting and reporting the main features, and make comparisons where relevant.
The given graph shows the nitrogen

oxide emissions produced by four

vehicles. Summarise the information

by selecting and reporting the main

features, and make comparisons

where relevant.

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Depicted in the line graph is data about the population of citizens in the states in Oregon by county. describe it.

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The chart below show the the information about male and female gym membership between 1980 and 2010.
The chart below show the the information about male and female gym membership between 1980 and 2010.

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The graph below shows the information on waste disposal in a European country from 2005 to 2008.
The graph below shows the information on waste disposal in a European country from 2005 to 2008.

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The chart illustrates distances traveled per person per week (in kilometers) in terms of 5 types of transport in the UK between 1990 and 2000.
The chart illustrates distances traveled per person per week (in kilometers) in terms of 5 types of transport in the UK between 1990 and 2000.

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The line graph below shows the consumption of three spreads from 1981 to 2007.
The line graph below shows the consumption of three spreads from 1981 to 2007.

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this graph shows the percentage of the population living in cities in (Philippiens, Malaysia, Thailand, Indonesia) from 1970 to 2040.

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The graph below provides information on the nuber of students from the US, UK and Australia who studied in other countries between 2002 and 2007.
The graph below provides information on the nuber of students from the US, UK and Australia who studied in other countries between 2002 and 2007.

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The graph shows the information about international conferences in 3 capital cities in 1980-2010. Summarize the information and make comparisons where relevant.
The graph shows the information about international conferences in 3 capital cities in 1980-2010. Summarize the information and make comparisons where relevant.

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The line graph below shows the consumption of fast food by Australian teenagers.
The line graph below shows the consumption of fast food by Australian teenagers.

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The graph below shows information about the use of public transport in one country by age and location of residence in 2016.
The graph below shows information about the use of public transport in one country by age and location of residence in 2016.

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Summarize the information by selecting and reporting the main features, and make comparisons where relevant. The graph shows underground station passenger number in London.
Summarize the information by selecting and reporting the main features, and make comparisons where relevant.

The graph shows underground station passenger number in London.

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The graph below shows China's population by age group starting in 1960 and including a forecast to 2050.
The graph below shows China's population by age group starting in 1960 and including a forecast to 2050.

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The graph below gives information from a 2008 report about consumption of engergy in the US in 1980 with projections until 2030
The graph below gives information from a 2008 report about consumption of engergy in the US in 1980 with projections until 2030

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The graph below shows different sources of air pollutants in the UK from 1990 to 2005. Summarize the information by selecting and reporting the main features, and make comparisons where relevant. Write at least 150 words. (20 mins.)
The graph below shows different sources of air pollutants in the UK from 1990 to 2005. Summarize the information by selecting and reporting the main features, and make comparisons where relevant.  Write at least 150 words.   (20 mins.)

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The graph shows the proportion of four different materials that were recycled from 1982 and 2010 in a particular country. Summarise the information by selecting and reportin the main features, making comparisions where relevant
The graph shows the proportion of four different materials that were recycled from 1982 and 2010 in a particular country. Summarise the information by selecting and reportin the main features, making comparisions where relevant

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The line graph shows the average number of weekly patients visiting four clinics of a hospital from 2010 to 2016.
The line graph shows the average number of weekly patients visiting four clinics of a hospital from 2010 to 2016.

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The graph below shows different sources of air pollutants in the UK Sample Answers
The graph below shows different sources of air pollutants in the UK Sample Answers

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the graph below gives information about the price of banana in four countries between 1994 and 2004

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The chart illustrates the consumption of three kinds of fast food by teenagers in Mauritius in 1985 to 2015. Summarize the information by selecting and reporting the main features and make comparisons where relevant.

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You should spend about 20 minutes on this task. The line graph shows the percentages of Australian exports with four countries. Summarize the information by selecting and reporting the main features and make comparisons where relevant You should write at least 150 words.
You should spend about 20 minutes on this task.

The line graph shows the percentages of Australian exports with four countries. Summarize the information by selecting and reporting the main features and make comparisons where relevant

You should write at least 150 words.

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The line graph below shows the percentage of tourists to England who visited four different attractions in Brighton. Summarise the information by selecting and reporting the main features, and make comparisons where relevant. Write at least 150 words. IELTS Writing Sample
The line graph below shows the percentage of tourists to England who visited four different attractions in Brighton.

Summarise the information by selecting and reporting the main features, and make comparisons where relevant.

Write at least 150 words.

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The graph below shows waste recycling rates in the U.S. from 1960 to 2011. Summarise the information by selecting and reporting the main features, and make comparisons where relevant. You should write at least 150 words.
The graph below shows waste recycling rates in the U.S. from 1960 to 2011.

Summarise the information by selecting and reporting the main features, and make comparisons where relevant.

You should write at least 150 words.

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The chart shows the average daily viewing figures for Channel One News over a 12-month period.
The chart shows the average daily viewing figures for Channel One News over a 12-month period.

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the graph below shows three types of sports that has mostly played between 1985 and 2005
the graph below shows three types of sports that has mostly played between 1985 and 2005

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The line graph compares the proportion of the population of 4 different countries in Asia living in cities between 1970 and 2020, with projections to 2040.
The line graph compares the proportion of the population of 4 different countries in Asia living in cities between 1970 and 2020, with projections to 2040.

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this graph shows the percentage of the population living in cities from 1970 to 40 in(Philippines, Malaysia, Thailand and Indonesia)

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The graph shows the popularity of Pop Music in Asia. Summarise the information by selecting and reporting the main features, and make comparisons where relevant.
The graph shows the popularity of Pop Music in Asia. Summarise the information by selecting and reporting the main features, and make comparisons where relevant.

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The graph shows the amount earned by graduates of different age groups in 2002. It includes those with a degree, those with higher degree (postgraduate) and those with other qualifications.

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the line graph provide data about unemployement rates. describe it
the line graph provide data about unemployement rates. describe it

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The line graph below shows the population size, birth rate and the death rate of England and Wales from 1700 to 2000. Summaries the information by selecting and reporting the main features and make comparisons where relevant.
The line graph below shows the population size, birth rate and the death rate of England and Wales from 1700 to 2000. Summaries the information by selecting and reporting the main features and make comparisons where relevant.

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The chart below shows the literacy rates of three different continents between 1930 and 2000.
The chart below shows the literacy rates of three different continents between 1930 and 2000.

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The line graph below shows the number of serious crimes that occurred in London between 2003 and 2012. Summarise the information by selecting and reporting the main features, and make comparisons where relevant.
The line graph below shows the number of serious crimes that occurred in London

between 2003 and 2012.

Summarise the information by selecting and reporting the main features, and make

comparisons where relevant.

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The line graph provides information about 3 kinds of spreads that are consumed over the 26-year period. The data were measured in grams.
The line graph provides information about 3 kinds of spreads that are consumed over the 26-year period. The data were measured in grams.

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You should spend about 20 minutes on this task. The line graph below shows changes in the amount of coffee exported from three countries between 2002 and 2012 You should write at least 150 words.
You should spend about 20 minutes on this task.

The line graph below shows changes in the amount of coffee exported from three countries between 2002 and 2012

You should write at least 150 words.

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The graph below shows the annual visitor spend for visitors to new Zealand from 5 countries for the years 1996 to 2014. Summarise the information by selecting and reporting the main features, and make comparisons where relevant.
The graph below shows the annual visitor spend for visitors to new Zealand from 5 countries for the years 1996 to 2014.

Summarise the information by selecting and reporting the main features, and make comparisons where relevant.

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The graph below gives information about the percentage of the population in four Asian countries living in cities from 1970 to 2020, with predictions for 2030 and 2040. Summaries the information by selecting and reporting the main features, and make comparisons where relevant.
The graph below gives information about the percentage of the population in four Asian countries living in cities from 1970 to 2020, with predictions for 2030 and 2040.

Summaries the information by selecting and reporting the main features, and make comparisons where relevant.

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the graph below shows the percentage of population in cities since 1970s with projection to 2030
the graph below shows the percentage of population in cities since 1970s with projection to 2030

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The line graph shows the changes in the number of overseas tourists in three different regions (coast, lakes, and mountains) in each country in Europe. Summarize the information by selecting and reporting the main features and making comparisons where relevant.

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The graph below shows the sales of children’s books, adult fiction and educational books between 2002 and 2006 in one country.
The graph below shows the sales of children’s books, adult fiction and educational books between 2002 and 2006 in one country.

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The graph below shows the proportion of four different material that were recycled from 1982 to 2010 in a particular country. Summarize the information by selecting and reporting the main features and make comparisons where relevant.
The graph below shows the proportion of four different material that were recycled from 1982 to 2010 in a particular country.

Summarize the information by selecting and reporting the main features and make comparisons where relevant.

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You should spend about 20 minutes on this task. The diagram below shows how ethanol fuel is produced from corn. Summarise the information by selecting and reporting the main features and make comparisons where relevant.
You should spend about 20 minutes on this task.

The diagram below shows how ethanol fuel is produced from corn.

Summarise the information by selecting and reporting the main features and make comparisons where relevant.

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You should spend about 20 minutes on this task. The graph below shows the number of overseas visitors to three different areas in a European country between 1987 and 2007 Summarise the information by selecting and reporting the main features, and make comparisons where relevant. You should write at least 150 words.
You should spend about 20 minutes on this task.

The graph below shows the number of overseas visitors to three different areas in a European country between 1987 and 2007

Summarise the information by selecting and reporting the main features, and make comparisons where relevant.

You should write at least 150 words.

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