IELTS Writing: Overviews Task 1

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Here is our latest podcast. It’s on overviews- an extremely important part of task 1. According to the Official Cambridge Guide to IELTS by Cullen, Jakeman and French “It is very important to give a one-sentence overview or summary of main trends in the chart of graph. You will not achieve a good Task Achievement score if your answer does not include an overview sentence”.

Overviews on Band Descriptors
Public IELTS Band descriptors http://www.ielts.org
The Official Cambridge Guide to IELTS Student's Book with Answers with DVD-ROM
The Official Cambridge Guide to IELTS Student’s Book with Answers with DVD-ROM
Cambridge IELTS 8 Self-study Pack  Official Examination Papers from University of Cambridge ESOL Examinations
Cambridge IELTS 8 Self-study Pack Official Examination Papers from University of Cambridge ESOL Examinations
Cambridge IELTS 2 Self-study Pack Official Examination Papers from University of Cambridge ESOL Examinations
Cambridge IELTS 2 Self-study Pack Official Examination Papers from University of Cambridge ESOL Examinations
Cambridge IELTS Self-study Pack Official Examination Papers from University of Cambridge ESOL Examinations
Cambridge IELTS Self-study Pack Official Examination Papers from University of Cambridge ESOL Examinations

Match the overviews/sample answers to the questions:

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