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1. A Wealth of Academic IELTS Essays
2. A Wealth os ideas for IELTS Speaking and Writing
3. A Wealth of Essays and Letters for General Training IELTS
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Academic IELTS Essay 7th June Australia
Some people believe that if a police force carries guns, it can encourage a higher level of violence. To what extent do you agree or disagree?
( This is essay number 270 from my book "A Wealth of Academic IELTS Essays - Third Edition)
Academic IELTS Essay June 7th India
It is expected that there will be a higher proportion of old people than young people in the future in some countries. Do you think it is a positive or negative development?
(This is essay number 291 from my book "A Wealth of Academic IELTS Essays - Third Edition)
General Training IELTS Essay 7th June 2014 Australia
Cultures around the world are becoming similar. Why is it. Do you think this is a positive or a negative development?
(This is essay number 126 from my book "A Wealth of Essays and Letters for General Training IELTS)
General Training Letter 7th June 2014 Australia
You have an evening class and your teacher gave you an essay to work on for the weekend. However, you were not able to finish the essay. Write a letter saying the following:
- outline the subject of your essay
- what happened why you did not finish it
tell what you will do to finish it.
( This is letter number 150 from my book A Wealth of Essays and Letters for General Training IELTS)
General Training letter 7th June 2014 India
One of your friends in a foreign country is starting an import-export business, and he has asked you to recommend a product from your country to him. Write a letter to your friend. In your letter,
- Say what product you want to recommend to him
- Tell him where he / she can get this product
Explain why you want to recommend this product
( This is Letter number 113 from my book A Wealth of Essays and Letters for General Training IELTS)
Academic Essay 17 th May 2014 - India
In today's society, more and more work is done by machines. Do you think the positive effects of the development overweigh the negative effects on individuals and society?
This is essay number 102 from my book - A Wealth of Essays for IELTS
Academic Essay 17 th May 2014 - Australia
Children can lead effectively by watching TV. Some people believe that children should be encouraged to watch TV regularly both at home and at school
This is essay number 224 from my book - A Wealth of Essays for IELTS
General Training Essay 17th May 2014 - India
Some people believe that the best way to reduce traffic problems in cities is to build more roads. what is your opinion about this
This is essay number 308 from my book - A Wealth of Essays for IELTS
Latest cue cards
1. A place where you would like to have a home
- Where is it
- How you know about the place
- What work you would do if you lived there
- Why you want to live there
2. A neighbour you helped
(Refer to page 54 and 274 of speaking book for some answers on neighbours)
I. Do you think neighbors are important?
II. Do you think it's important to have good relationship with one’s neighbours?
III. Do you think people's relationship with one’s neighbours is the same as it was in the past?
IV. Would you say these are changes are for the better or changes for the worse?
V. Do you think peoples' relationships with their neighbors are the same in the cities as they are in rural areas?
VI. Why are these virtual communities becoming more popular nowadays?
VII. What are the benefits of belonging to a community?
VIII. Around where you live (= in your neighborhood), are there any activities that groups of people can participate in?
IX. Do you think these local events are very beneficial to people?
3. A city that you visited that left a good impression on you
- What you liked and disliked
Cue cards and follow ups – March April May 2014
1. Describe a place you visited that is far away from your home.
- What features the place has
- Why you went there
- How you travelled to the place
- Explain how you felt about the place
2. Describe an occasion when you moved into a new house or school.
- where you moved
- when you moved
- why you moved
- and explain whether you liked to move here
I. Do you live in a rented house?
II. Why do people move to a new house?
III. How do people get along with their neighbours?
IV. What are the advantages and disadvantages of moving to a new place?
V. What are the influences of moving on adults, children and old people?
VI. Do you think it is easier for children to make adjustment to the new environment than for adults?
VII. What are the advantages and disadvantages of living in one place for the whole life?
VIII. Why do people change their jobs?
IX. What are the influences of change of work?
X. Do students like to move to a new school?
XI. what are the reasons that students move to a new school? And what are the influences?