IELTS Academic Writing Task 1 Topic 08 : Rail transport in four countries – Table

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Posted on Dec 18, 2023

The table compares how many travelers were transported in 4 cities, how long each passenger travelled, and how much cargo was carried.
Overall, there is a significant difference between China and the other tree countries in number of passengers and traveling distance, while the former ranked first in both figures. The amount of carried loads ranked first in Canada, while the figure stands last for UAE.
In the number of passengers there is a wide disparity between China which contributes to the highest amount at 27 and the other tree countries. Malaysia and UAE are the same with little disparity 5.9,5.5, respectively.
In the amount of distance China stands first with 1980, followed by UAE, which is shorter by a staggering margin at 770. Ther is not a significant difference between UAE and Malaysia by a margin of 10.
The weight of carried loads of Canada is responsible for the highest amount, followed by China ranked second. Although UAE stands last, there is not wide disparity between Malaysia and UAE 22.2, 21.9 respectively.


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Posted on Dec 19, 2023

Overall Band: 5
The relationship of ideas can be followed but the sentences are not fluently linked to each other. Simple vocabulary may be used accurately but the range does not permit much variation in expression.

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Posted on Jun 5, 2022

The table compares the related data regarding railway roads in four different countries ( Malaysia, Canada, China, and UAE) in the year 2007.

Overall, it is clear that China had the greatest number of passengers and kilometers per head of population at 27 and 1980, respectively in 2007.

Canada was the biggest cargo carrier in comparison with other countries’ data. On the other hand, the percentage of people using railway transportation was less than 1 in Canada which was the lowest degree among the others in a given period of time.

Interestingly, the data in Malaysia and UAE had slightly different from each other in all of the three categories. The percentage of people using railway transportation was approximately at the same level, 5.9 and 5.5. In a similar vein, both countries carried almost the same number of tones, 22.2 and 21.9, and had nearly the same kilometers of passengers, 770 and 780 respectively, by 2007. It can be said that Malaysia and UAE shared almost similar percentages regarding railway transportation.


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