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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You want to sell your television - GT Writing Task 1: Sample 87 41876
You and your family are living in rented accommodation - GT Writing Task 1: Sample 86 68469
You have stayed at a friend’s house and forgot your watch - GT Writing Task 1: Sample 85 30341
Write to the organizers of the event congratulating them - GT Writing Task 1: Sample 84 23387
You bought a new HD television last week - GT Writing Task 1: Sample 83 22166
Your local council is considering closing a sports and leisure centre - GT Writing Task 1: Sample 82 67106
Last year you attended a presentation skill course - GT Writing Task 1: Sample 81 29480
You have recently started working for a new company - GT Writing Task 1: Sample 80 62977
You have moved into a new home and planning to hold a party - GT Writing Task 1: Sample 79 69955
New neighbour moved in and making noise - GT Writing Task 1: Sample 78 43680
Write a letter to railway authorities for the revised timetable - GT Writing Task 1: Sample 77 45212
A friend wants to spend a holiday in your region - GT Writing Task 1: Sample 76 49016
You would like to change to a different course - GT Writing Task 1: Sample 75 24367
You have invited a friend to come on holiday - GT Writing Task 1: Sample 74 23550
Advertisement for a job in the City Museum shop - GT Writing Task 1: Sample 73 109462
An important document needs to be translated - GT Writing Task 1: Sample 72 31661
You eat in your college cafeteria everyday lunchtime - GT Writing Task 1: Sample 71 48702
You have arranged to visit a friend in England - GT Writing Task 1: Sample 70 34021
You have been invited to an interview for a place at a college - GT Writing Task 1: Sample 69 35578
You have a full-time job and doing a part-time evening course - GT Writing Task 1: Sample 68 75127