IELTS Academic Writing Task 1 with answer.
You should spend about 20 minutes on this task.
The maps below show the village of Stokeford in 1930 and in 2010.
You should write at least 150 words.
The supplied illustration compares the infrastructures and establishment in Stokeford in two different years of two different centuries which are 1930 and 2010. It also shows changes that took place in this village during this time.
As is presented in the given illustration, Stokeford village was situated beside the River Stroke and a bridge intersected an inner road inside the village. Initially in 1930, farmlands were prominent in the map of the village. On the contrary in 2010 these farmlands were not present at all and these places were occupied by the houses and apartments. Again, the primary school was in the east side of the village and it remained at that same place after 80 year but some additional construction were made in this primary school. Garden that was present in 1930 was reduced in size and retirement home was established in this area. Shops that were near the post office in 20th century were not present in earlier 21the century in this village. Other prominent changes include extension of roads, many more housing and large buildings in 2010 that were not present in 1930 in this village.