Exam Overview Are you ready? Good luck! 1. What do you have to do in Writing Task 2? Write about a diagram Write a short essay about a problem/argument/topic Speak to the examiner about your life Write a letter to a friend 2. How many tasks are there in the writing section? Two One Three 3. What section can you take 1 week before or 1 week after the others? 4. What are the sections? Select ALL correct answers. Translating Drawing Speaking Reading Singing Typing Listening Writing 5. What are 'Band Descriptors' used for? Used by the examiner to mark writing and speaking section answers. Used to calculate have many words you have written. Used to show the amount of time left to finish the exam. 6. Do you get extra time if you have a break during the exam? (for example if you go to the toilet) No Yes 7. What is the range of band scores? Between 1-10 (inclusive) Between 0-9 (inclusive) Between 0-10 (inclusive) Between 4-9 (inclusive) 8. How long does the exam last for in total? 2 hours 45 minutes 3 hours 15 minutes 1 hour 4 hours 10 minutes 9. How many questions are in the listening section? 20 100 40 10. How many sections are there in the IELTS? 3 5 4 2 Time's up Leave a Reply Cancel replyCommentEnter your name or username to comment Enter your email address to comment Enter your website URL (optional) Save my name, email, and website in this browser for the next time I comment.