Tuesday, May 24, 2011
IELTS Listening: the future
Here's an interesting video from ted.com (my favourite video website). The
presenter asks us to think about which news stories will matter in the long run.
will matter = will be important
in the long run =
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Singapores government spending (2008-2016)
1. Khi qut tnh hnh ngn sch Singapore
- Singapore thng xuyn thng d ngn sch
- Tuy nhin nhng nm gn y c du hiu thm ht do chnh ph quyt
Air pollution is one of the most important problems in most countries these
days, and many people hold different views about how to deal with it. While some
people suppose that a day without using car is the best method to alleviate air
contamination, I w
More and more people are migrating to cities in search of a better life, but city life
can be extremely difficult. Explain some of the difficulties of living in a city. How
are often seen
Although more and more read the news on the internet, newspaper will remain the most
important source of new for the majority of people. Do you agree or disagree?
Some people suppose that printed newspaper has been becoming a dominant source of
The first bar graph gives data about the number of citizens in a region of
Britain, and the second bar chart compared its birth rate and death rate in the year
1700, 1800, 1900 and 2000.
It is clear that the population size increased dramatically over the
It is true that competition between older workers and their counterparts is very fierce in the job market.
There are two major problems which result from this tendency and both of them should be tackled by
the authorities and individuals.
There are some r
In some countries, some high school leavers are choosing to work or travel for a period of time
before going to university. Discuss the advantages and disadvantages of those school leavers'
decision. Give your own opinion.
After high school, some students
Summarise the information by selecting and reporting the main features, and make comparisons where
You should write at least 150 words.
Sales of Fairtrade-labelled coffee and bananas (1999 &
*Fairtrade: a category of products for which fa
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Lesson 1: WHERE ARE YOU FROM?
How are you?
I'm good. How are you?
Good. Do you speak English?
A little. Are you American?
Where are you from?
I'm from California.
1. General information
Vinamilk is the largest dairy company in Vietnam. Based on the UNDP
2007 Top 200 largest firms in Vietnam report, it is also the 15th largest company
in Vietnam. In 2010, it is the first company in Vietnam to be
TNH HNH CHN NUI VIT NAM (2010-2015)
LIVESTOCK PRODUCTION IN VIETNAM (2010-2015)
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Livestock products period 2010 2015
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1/ What do you do?
2/ What are you planning to do today?/ What are you going to do today?
3/ What time are you going to leave?
4/ What time is it?
5/ What do you teach?
1/ Where are you from?
2/ Where wou
Adam Smith, Self-interest and Moral
To answer ethical questions about the action of Vinamilk based on Adam Smith's theory
of Self-Interest and Moral Sentiments, we begin by taking a closer look at related objects in both
short-term and long-term point of
The Academic Vocabulary List
[ http:/www.academicwords.info ]
Mark Davies and Dee Gardner
Brigham Young University
Provo, Utah, USA
For more details on the construction of the vocabulary list, see:
Gardner, Dee and Mark Davies. (2013) A New Ac
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I. LISTENING (40 points)
Part 1. You will hear a report on how English has become a global language. For
questions 9-17, complete the sentences with
Unit 7: Useful sentence patterns
I. 192 Sentence Patterns Introducing Topics and Thesis Statements
Admittedly, both sides are reasonable, but they are one-sided.
Admittedly, there are merits to both arguments.
Advocates of proclaim that
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1. Some people believe that the radio is the best way to get news, while others believe that TV is
better for this purpose. Discuss both views and give your opinion.
2. Schools dont do enough to teach students about their health. Do you
Thursday, December 03, 2015
IELTS Writing Task 1: avoid common mistakes
Here's some advice to help you avoid common mistakes in IELTS writing task 1:
1.Don't copy the question for your introduction. You should paraphrasethe
question (i.e. rewrite it using
learn to obey and do
parents and teachers
upbringing prepare for real life
discuss both views
- Words: Guidance
- Opinion: Both (guide them enough not to restrict their freedom and creativity)
- Children obey
4. Food Farmers Food company
Some people think that governments should provide subsidies (money given to farmers to
keep the price low) to farmers to produce cheap healthy foods. Others think that
governments should tax companies producing unhealthy foods
Explain: writing is more effective than military power or violence
Op: The pen is mightier, tho there are times when the use of force is
The pen: a personnel or public opinion
The pen: press, literature, newspapers, books,
=> connect on
IELTS Vocabulary: topic list
Note: I'm reposting this list of topics because it was difficult to find amongst my older
Look through the following list of common IELTS topics. Do you have opinions about
them? Could you discuss them in an essay or