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IELTS Academic Task 1 Vocabulary—Common Errors (fluctuate, respectively, number, amount, sales)

IELTS-A Task 1 Vocabulary

Common Errors (fluctuate, respectively, number, amount, sales)

Many IELTS test takers use some common vocabulary to report on line charts, bar graphs, and tables in task 1 of the academic writing section. These words include fluctuate, respectively, number, amount, and sales. However, many writers use these words incorrectly or inappropriately. In this video we look the correct use of these words and add a few alternatives, like volatile, blip, rate, total and others. Remember, it’s better to use simple words than to use “big” words incorrectly.

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