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IELTS writing task
IELTS writing task 1
this*** [shows, represent, demonstrates, illustrates, lists(if table), depict, reveals] **** [between 1990 and 2000, over 10 years period, from 1990 and 2000]
Describing movement: upward trend
increase, went up, climbed, jumped, rose, reach a high of, reach a peak of, upward trend, peak at, augmentation, upsurge(n), surge
Describing movement: downward trend
decline, decrease, went down, dropped, plummeted(so sharp), slumped, a fall, reach a low of, plunge,
Describing movement: plateau
unchanged, plateau, static, constant, fixed, remain stable, remain steady, stabilize
Describing movement: fluctuation
fluctuate, unpredictable, vacillate, rise and fall, unstable,
steep, sharp, remarkable, significant, dramatic, sudden, evident, considerable, substantial, fairly, relatively, quite.
*Compared to the number of females, the number of males is relatively high.
*The number of males is quite high compared to the number of females.
over 12-year period
increase by 10%
at first glance