‘This study guide contains everything you need to transform yourself into a Band 7+ Task 2 Essay student.”
Many students tell us they are extremely nervous about this section because they don’t know how to properly plan an IELTS essay, they have never learnt which strategies to use for each of the 5 question types and they have never been taught the band 7+ synonyms (amongst other things).
There is no doubt that the task 2 essay is one of the most feared parts of the IELTS because it claims so many victims…particularly those who haven’t prepared properly!
Now I’m sorry for jumping to conclusions, but I assume you don’t want to be one of the many students who underachieve in this task, otherwise you wouldn’t be reading this! Right?
If you understand the reasons why students fail Task 2, you can take steps to prevent this happening to you. We uncover the 5 main reasons for failure in this chapter and teach you how not to be an underachiever.
From your vocabulary to planning, if you understand these 9 rules of success and implement them properly, you will achieve at least band 7 in Task 2, guaranteed.
By studying the most common Task 2 topics, you are more likely to maximise your success. We uncover what these topics are and show you exactly how to use this information to your advantage.
Improve your vocabulary, discover key synonyms and enhance your writing skills. Get access to the best websites to help you study the most common topics.
Want to be a successful IELTS student? These detailed, easy-to-follow frameworks will show you how to effortlessly structure your essay and achieve band 7, 8 or 9.
See our framework in action. In this section we show you how to write a model answer using our Task 2 framework, one sentence at a time.
Each type of essay question requires you to use a different essay structure. You must know what these question types are if you want to maximise your chances of Task 2 success.
Master the ability to identify when the snowball effect is happening and learn how to prevent it happening in the real exam.
If you can’t analyse a task 2 question, you are destined to fail. We teach you the precise steps involved in analysing ANY question like a professional, so you feel more confident in the exam.
Writing a plan is one of the most powerful ways to improve your band score. We show you the most effective way to write one and the single best place to write it. We also demonstrate using the planning strategy, step-by-step, in a model answer.
Paraphrasing is a key skill to learn as it forms a crucial part of your essay. Uncover the best ways to paraphrase to boost your band score, complete with examples.
You should never try to learn long lists of synonyms – this will have a negative effect on your IELTS score. But if you learn our concise list of Task 2 synonyms, and use them appropriately, we guarantee you will improve your band score.
Learn our special strategy to ensure that you write enough words in your essay, without wasting time counting each one in the exam. This method will save you valuable time and give you peace of mind in Task 2.
Writing sentences that don’t make sense is a sure-fire way to fail the exam, so understanding these noun-verb rules can be the difference between failure and success in the IELTS.
IELTS examiners are experts in finding errors in your grammar. In this section you will learn all the tips & tricks to help you impress the examiner with the correct use of cohesive devices in a Task 2 essay.
Understand what complex structures are and how to use them appropriately in task 1. How do you make them? How many should you use? Where should you use them? We discuss everything you need to know.
Discover the most common reason students fail to use complex structures properly in the exam and why it leads to band score underachievement.
Scared that you won’t know what to write in Task 2? Our ‘Damage Limitation Strategy’ will show you how to still achieve Band 7 even if you panic in the essay.
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