How to write a General Training Task 1 IELTS letter. In this section of our free IELTS preparation course, we will look at the important steps you need to know to write a Task 1 letter for the General Training Module. We will look at the 5 different types of Task 1 letter, how to plan your answer, how to the appropriate register (level of formal or informal language) and much more.
If you complete this section of our course you will know how to write a range of different letters (complaint, apology, request etc), the criteria the examiner uses to assess and grade your letter, and the common errors candidates make. We will also look at how the letter should be started and ended, the difference between a letter to a friend or a letter to a company, and more. We also have model answers for the writing test to show you how a Band 9.0 letter is written, as well as examples of Band 5, Band 6, Band 7 and Band 8 answers.
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