The second lesson explains more about analysing essay questions.
In the last 20 years there have been significant developments in the field of information technology (IT), for example the World Wide Web and communication by email.
To begin, email has made communication, especially abroad, much simpler and faster, resulting in numerous benefits for commerce and business.
Furthermore, the World Wide Web means that information on every conceivable subject is now available to us.
The following paragraph mentions the present benefits of these developments, but the opening sentence in the third paragraph is a qualifying statement (Nevertheless, not all the effects...), so the writer can now focus on the negative elements.
I am back with another post about story elements (read about character here and here)!However, while these technological advances have brought many benefits to the world, it can be argued that these developments in IT will result in more negative impacts than positive.As you can see, the first sentence makes sure it refers to the topic (IT) and uses facts about IT taken from the question.These are some of the types of IELTS essays you can get in the test: Not every essay will fit one of these patterns, but many do. For example, you could be asked to give your opinion on an issue, and then discuss the advantages or disadvantages of it.The golden rule is to ALWAYS read the question very carefully to see exactly what you are being asked to do.This could result in a decline in people's basic ability to socialize and interact with each other on a day-to-day basis.In addition, the large size of the Web has meant that it is nearly impossible to regulate and control.View this lesson for more advice on writing IELTS essay introductions.For an IELTS essay, you should have 2 or 3 body paragraphs - no more, and no less.This has led to many concerns regarding children accessing unsuitable websites and viruses.Unfortunately, this kind of problem might even get worse in the future at least until more regulated systems are set up.