Yearly Archives: 2011

(Model essay) General Training exam in Sydney, Australia, December 2011

(This question taken from IELTS-blog.com.) Public transportation could be made free of charge. Are there more advantages or disadvantages to this change? Most large cities today boast numerous public transit options, available to residents for a fee. Whether providing these … Continue reading

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(Model essay) Academic question as seen in Vietnam in late November

(This question taken from ielts-blog.com.) Economic growth has helped to improve standards of living all over the world. However, some research shows that people in developing countries are happier with this trend than people in developed countries. Explain why you … Continue reading

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(Model letter) Task 1 question as seen in Egypt and the UAE in early December

You went on a sightseeing trip with a tour company but did not like it.  Write a letter to the company manager to complain.  In your letter include: why you went on the trip what you did not like about … Continue reading

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(Model essay) Academic Task 2 question as seen in Vancouver, Canada, in December 2011

Some people believe advertising causes more harm than good to society. Others refute this.  Discuss both views and share your opinion. One of the main stimulants of consumerism within a country is advertising. As such, advertising can be seen as … Continue reading

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