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Writing competence in a foreign language tends to be one of the most difficult skills to acquire this is true for english as well the key to successful writing classes is that they are pragmatic in nature targeting the skills required or desired by students students need to be personally involved. Teachers of first-year writing will benefit from knowing what an individual student's writing process is they will also benefit from having an array of methods to help their students move successfully through the writing process. How to teach ielts writing december 31, 2015 november 6, 2016 ieltsacademic this article is part of the teach ielts series at ielts academic , an online provider of skills training for ielts and english as a foreign language.
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