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March 08, 2016


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i have found that the structure for this topic is difficult .It would be appreciated to help me .
Discipline is an ever increasing problem in modern schools. Some people think that discipline should be the responsibility of teachers, while others think that this is the role of parents .DISCUSS BOTH SIDES AND GIVE YOUR OPINION.
This is my structure and opinion
In today's society ,increasing bad behaviours in schools has become a significant current issue . While some people argue that teachers should entirely take the responsibility of this problem ,others think that parents need to take a sole responsibility for misbehaving their children.In my opinion , i believe that both parents should shear the responsibility of such problem .

BP1 :talking about the responsibility of teachers(other peoples opinions) ,then refuting idea that teachers can not do this alone .

BP2: talking about the role of parents ( some people argue) ,then refuting by my opinion



both parents and teachers should ......
(the missing word for above introduction )


Hi, Mr Simon.
Hope you are doing well. I have to thank you very much. Before i took the test, I reviewed all of your speaking question-samples on each part (part 1/2/3). I should say that nearly 50 per cent of questions which I were asked very similar to your samples questions!!!

Task 1 writing was also really similar to the practice test in the book that you recommended Official IELTS materials.

Thank you alot.

hi Shakhzod
hope you get the required score ....would you mind to suggest some tip o writing task 2 , in term of how many subjects did you prepare?


hi Simon
Many thanks for such a wonderful and useful website ,
i have found this subject is really difficult to write a balanced opinion !

The role of education is to prepare children for the modern world .Schools should cut art and music out of the curriculum so that children can focus on useful subjects such as Information Technology .
To what extent do you agree or disagree?

comments are welcomed.

I found this listening task helps me for speaking task as well. Listening how they speak helps me to imagine how I speak.

Simon, I have a question.
Is these lines are all grammatical correct?

hi Simon
unfortunately,i have a remarkable problem with this audio files in understanding and then transferring it on the paper!i need to more time for doing it with replaying the audio files several times.this method is very time-consuming for me whereas i must to prepare for the exam in 2 months! you stoped the audio file at the end each sentence,but i stop after listening to 3-5 words!!



I am really pleased to answer your questions. I would prefer replying to your email.


Thank you!

Thank you!!!

And once again, thanks for your transcript Simon!

Hello simon.i want to ask about the reading section. We will from a screen or from some notes? Bcoz going back and forth between questions and text is really difficult on computer

I meant reading on screen or from notes?


The reading test is on paper, so don't worry!

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