IELTS Academic Writing Task 1 with answer.
The graph below shows how prices of “high-tech gadgets” changed over time in Somecountry.
Write a report for a university tutor describing the information shown.
You should spend about 20 minutes on this task.
You should write at least 150 words.
Average Prices of “high-tech gadgets” in Somecountry
IELTS Academic Writing Task 1: Sample Answer
The given line graph compares the price changes of to technological devices, navigation system and smart phone, in Somecountry from July 2004 to December 2006. The prices are given in US dollar and the changes of the prices are compared half-yearly basis.
As is presented in the diagram, navigation system was expensive than the smart phones in second half of the year 2004. During this period the average price of a navigation system was about 4000 dollar while it was around 900 dollar less for the smart phone. In the first half of 2005, the price of navigation system decreased to about 3200 dollar while smart phone price dropped to around 2800 dollar. Both of these two gadgets’ prices fluctuated and their price became almost similar in the second half of 2005. A wide gap could be observed between the prices of these two tech gadgets in the early 2006 when navigation system cost around 3400 dollar against the smart phone price of around 2700 dollar. Interestingly their prices became identical at the end of first quarter of 2006 when then they both cost about 2750 dollar.