GT Writing Task 1 Sample

In Writing Task 1 of the IELTS GT Test, a prompt will be given that gives you a situation that requires you to write a letter of around 150 words. For example, you may be asked to congratulate a friend who has recently been promoted in his/her job; a letter to your landlord describing a problem in the house you have rented; or a letter to your manager in your office.

You need to write a letter which can be informal (to a friend), semi-formal (to a neighbour) or formal (to a shop manager). We have produced many letter responses which are band 7.5+ level and you can practice them so that you can write any type of letter in your IELTS test. Best of luck!
 

Band 8/9 IELTS Letter Samples

12 Recent IELTS Letter Topics

IELTS Letter Types with model answers

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Write a letter to invite your friend to a music concert - GT Writing Task 1: Sample 120 41944
Write a letter to the insurance company - GT Writing Task 1: Sample 119 31252
You are part of a group of musicians who meet to practise - GT Writing Task 1: Sample 118 17144
You borrowed a book from the library and it is now damaged - GT Writing Task 1: Sample 117 19009
A letter to a friend expressing interest to seek employment - GT Writing Task 1: Sample 116 20921
A family member is coming to stay with you - GT Writing Task 1: Sample 115 24611
Your mentor recommended you to learn a new language - GT Writing Task 1: Sample 114 13731
Complaining about the college facility - GT Writing Task 1: Sample 113 19053
You need to return to your country before the end of the semester - GT Writing Task 1: Sample 112 18831
Letter to a financial organization that gives money to students - GT Writing Task 1: Sample 111 19358
You booked a two-week holiday to Sydney - GT Writing Task 1: Sample 110 25114
You forget your bag in the gym and the gym will be closed for a week - GT Writing Task 1: Sample 109 16954
Letter to a bus company saying you have left some valuable items - GT Writing Task 1: Sample 108 25382
Write a letter to your friend and invite him to a party - GT Writing Task 1: Sample 107 88674
Your university lecturer gave you an assignment - GT Writing Task 1: Sample 106 19878
You missed a flight due to a problem at the airport - GT Writing Task 1: Sample 105 42218
You are going on holiday and you would like to hire a car - GT Writing Task 1: Sample 104 18051
You recently visited a tourist attraction and you were very pleased - GT Writing Task 1: Sample 103 20571
You have been doing voluntary work to help local community - GT Writing Task 1: Sample 102 33395
You are organising a graduation party for your class - GT Writing Task 1: Sample 101 19644