Ielts general Training, Writing Task 1: How to write a letter

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IELTS General Training, Writing Task 1: How to write a letter

Learn about the positive features IELTS examiners look for in your General Training Writing Task 1 response. Take a closer look at task achievement in the IELTS assessment criteria and learn how to score a higher band score.

While preparing for IELTS General Training - Writing Task 1, know what features the examiners look for in a letter.

When you put in the work, getting the IELTS score you need is easy. We’ve put together some handy tips to get you one step ahead. With the help of our IELTS Experts, we have put together some important points you need to focus on when writing a letter as part of IELTS General Training Writing Task 1.

If we take a closer look at task achievement in the IELTS assessment criteria, you can see the examiner checks to see if your letter contains the following features: 

That’s a quick overview, but let's take a closer look at what each of these dot points mean, and how you need to write your letter in IELTS Writing Task 1.

State the purpose
Start your letter by clearly stating why you are writing, the purpose. The reason for writing your letter needs to be clearly presented in the opening paragraph. Make sure the purpose of the letter is in direct response to the situation outlined in the question.

Example opening paragraphs with a clear purpose presented:

Formal letter

Dear Sir/Madam,

I am writing to express my dissatisfaction with a product I have purchased recently and to request a full refund.

  • Letter of complaint (e.g. personal, business, recent, experience, product)

  • Letter of request (e.g. refund, repair, advice, reservation)

Letter of recommendation (e.g. job, colleague)

Informal letter

Dear John,

I was so pleased to hear that you are planning on visiting my country, so I’m writing to give you some travel tips and advice before you book your trip.

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