The table below shows the number of language learners who used different modes of learning English between the years 2000 and 2008.
Summarize the information by selecting and reporting the main features, and make comparisons where relevant.
You should spend about 20 minutes on this task.
You should write at least 150 words.
IELTS Academic Writing Task 1: Sample Answer
The table data presents information about the four different modes of learning English language in three different years. As is observed from the given data, Online learning become most preferred mode of learning English in 2008 while school was the main mode of learning the language in 2000.
According to the given information, four thousand learners learned English language from school initially in 2000 while this numbers were about 1500 in case of online learning and just over two thousand learners learned it themselves. Around 2500 learners used the private classes for learning this language. After 4 years, the way students learned the language changed. School learning method reduced to just over 3500 while Online learning mode gained its popularity. In case of private classes and self-study, the number of learners decreased slightly. Finally in 2008, online learning became the most preferred mode of learning English with more than five thousand learners while it decreased significantly for school (about 2500), self-study (about 1000) and private classes (about 1400).