1 In Task I you have to think about both the meaning of the data in the task and the language you need to describe it.
Read the Writing task below and look at the bar chart. Answer these questions.
1 What information does the horizontal axis show? How many sectors are there? What does each bar represent?
2 What information does the vertical axis show?
3 Does the diagram show changes or differences?
4 Can you use language like increase and decrease when reporting the data?
5 What are the main similarities and differences between the countries?
6 What grammatical structures do you need to use in your description
2 Use the information in the Writing task to fill the gaps with words from the box. Use each expression once only.
as as many fewer largest highest a larger percentage
lowest proportion majority more developed