Academic Expressions to Describe Features in IELTS Writing Task 1
You should varify the use of your vocabulary, grammar and sentence structures in Writing Task 1. Below you can find multiple ways to express certain trends and features.
DESCRIPTION OF SIZE AND REGULARITY
Sharp, Quick, Rapid, Sudden, Steep, Dramatic
Gradual, Plodding, Creeping, Slow
Considerable, Substantial, Significant, Sizable, Extensive, Ample, Large, Enormous, Massive, Remarkable, Exponential
Slight, Insufficient, Scanty, Insignificant, Unnoticeable, Unremarkable, Negligible
Moderate, Regular, Normal, Fair
Consistent, Continuous, Regular, Uninterrupted, Constant
DESCRIPTION OF TRENDS
Grow, Rise, Jump, Clime, Escalate, Improve, Soar, Boost, Surge, Swell
Drop, Fall, Decline, Dip, Diminish, Reduce, Deplete, Plunge, Plummet
3. Stay unchanged:
Go through a period of stagnation
Experience a period of stability
Expressions as nouns: A fluctuation, An inconsistency, An irregularity
5. Highest value:
Highest value = Peak
Academic expression: Reach a peak of ...
6. Smallest value:
Academic expression: Reach a smallest value of ...
Hit the bottom of ...
Bottomed out at ...