IELTS Writing Task 1 Map Question: Location Vocabulary

One of the most common tasks in IELTS Writing Task 1 is to describe a map. It’s important to know how to use vocabulary to describe the locations of places on a map.

You may also be asked to locate places on maps or plans in the IELTS Listening Test.

The activity below will help you to describe locations using this vocabulary.

Map Vocabulary Activity

Look at the map of a town centre below.

Complete the sentences in the activity using the correct words.

IELTS Writing Task 1 Map

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