Uncommon vocabulary to use in your Report Writing:

Everybody uses some common vocabularies to describe a diagram and to write a report. For instance, there would be hardly anyone who does not use the words 'increase, decrease, fall, higher, fluctuate, climb, decline, quickly increase, sharply decrease, and those are really obvious words used by most of the IETLS candidates. If you too use these overused words and phrases, you would not be able to give an impression that your range of vocabulary is stronger and richer than others. This article "Vocabulary For Academic IELTS Writing Task 1 (part 5)" solely focuses on introducing you to a nice set of words and vocabulary that you can use in your Academic IELTS Task 1 to achieve a high band score:

 

» Illustration: can replace - "diagram, chart."
» As the diagrams suggest: can replace - "As can be seen, According to the diagrams.
» Illustrate: can replace - "describe, show, present data on."
» Trifling: can replace - "small, insignificant."
» Delineate: can replace - "show, present, describe."
» From this graph, it is quite evident that: can replace - "In conclusion, In summary, In general."
» The most possible ground: can replace - "the most common reason."
» Elaborate: can replace - "describe, explain."
» Nadir: can replace - "the lowest point."
» Apex/ Vertex: can replace - "the highest point."
» Soared: can replace - " sharply increased."
» Skyrocketed: can replace - " very quickly increased.
» Frantically: can replace - "very quickly, very rapidly."
» Slumped: can replace - "quickly dropped."
» Plummeted: can replace - "quickly dropped."
» Surged: can replace - "went up, climbed, increased."
» Deteriorate: can replace - "fall."
» Dip: can replace - "fall, decline."
» Dive: can replace - "fall, drop."
» Go into free-fall: can replace - "fall, drop, decline, decrease."
» Plummet, plunge, slum: can replace - "fall, drop, decline."
» Take a nosedive: can replace - "reduce, drop, fall, decline."
» Slide: can replace - "drop, fall."
» Decade: can replace - "ten years."
» Projected: can replace - "predicted, forecasted, estimated."
» Overwhelmingly: can replace - "greatly, significantly."
» Hardly: can replace - "barely, merely,
» At the onset it is clear: can replace - "As can be seen from the graph."
» Indicate: can replace - "point out."
» All in all: can replace - "In summary, in conclusion."
» Obtain: can replace - "get."
» Commence: can replace - "start".
» In the interim: can replace - "in the meantime."
» Correct: can replace - "right".
» Inexpensive: can replace - "cheap."
» Depict: can replace - "show."
» Plateaued: can replace - "remained the same."
» Oscillate/ Vacillate/ Palpipate: can replace - "fluctuate."
» Declivity: can replace - "drop, fall, decrease".
» Acclivity: can replace - "An upward slope, an upward trend, increase."
» A steep fall: can replace - "A quick fall".

 

 

Vocabulary to ensure high band score in IELTS Graph writing:

Few more useful vocabulary to ensure high band score in IELTS Graph writing:

  • Plateau
  • Dip
  • Slum
  • Steep
  • Substantial
  • Dramatic
  • Gradual
  • Decline
  • An upward trend
  • Respectively
  • Consecutively
  • Apex
  • Acclivity
  • Declivity
  • Remained stable
  • Plummet
  • Prevalent
  • Stood at
  • Enumerate
  • Radically
  • Positive development
  • Subsequent
  • Commence
  • Plunge
  • Surge
  • To dive
  • Abrupt
  • Relative
  • Modest
  • Variation
  • Elucidate
  • Unravel

»» Make sure you know all of these words/ phrases and can use them while writing a report.

 

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