Words for describing change

CD1 Track 20

1- How are schools today different from schools in your parents’ generation?

There is much less discipline and pupils are difficult to control. Standards of behaviour have really declined.

2- In what ways has the countryside in your country changed during your lifetime?

There are far fewer young people living in the countryside. Many of them have had to abandon rural life and move to the cities to look for work.


Collins Vocabulary for IELTS – Revision 1

CD1 Track 17

1- It’s definitely a bacterium and not a virus that’s caused your inflammation, so I’m going to prescribe a course of antibiotics.

2- I suggest that over the next six months you follow a reduced-calorie diet and exercise for 30 minutes three times a week. Come and see me in four weeks’ time and we’ll see how you’re getting on.