You are heretask.The following pie charts show the results of a survey into the most popular leisure activities in the United States of America in 1999 and 2009.Summarise the information by selecting and reporting the main features, and make comparisons where relevan

task.The following pie charts show the results of a survey into the most popular leisure activities in the United States of America in 1999 and 2009.Summarise the information by selecting and reporting the main features, and make comparisons where relevan


drsaminayasmin's picture

By drsaminayasmin - Posted on 22 May 2013

Essay topic: 

task.

The following pie charts show the results of a survey into the most popular leisure activities in the United States of America in 1999 and 2009.
Summarise the information by selecting and reporting the main features, and make comparisons where relevant.

these two pie charts taken from a survey showing trend changes for leisure activities in America in 1999 and 2009. It is obvvious from these are carts that walking was most appreciated in both era while jogging was getting less popularity.

in 1999 walking was most populer accounting for 29 % followed by soccer which was17 %.aerobic and cycling were almost equally populer i.e 13% and 12% respectively. yoga was least practiced activity which was 5%. jogging, swimming and camping were almost same category for their use. (7, 8 and 9 %).

on the other hand after 10 years swimming was doubled for its popularity. walking was still liked the most accounting for 31%. a big change noted was that no one was using yoga anymore rater weightlifting made its space instead ,10%. there was a significant decline in popularity of jogging ,aerobics and bicycling 3,4 and 7 % respectively. a small increased trend was seen in camping and soccer in 10 years period.

in conclusion for good health these leisure activities are crucial .walking is always comfortable and inexpensive actvity.

Average: 6 (3 votes)
Tags
More essays by this user:
Looking for speaking partner/tutor/chat? Join the instant conversation now!
    
Something about you
Choose a nickname and enter at least one ID (Skype, MSN, QQ, ICQ or Yahoo) if you want to be listed!
Registered users only
Loading...
(62 users watching; 1 users on the list)
People online
Nickname Sex L Country Favorite topics Contact

In many countries children are engaged in some kind of paid work. Some people regard this as completely wrong, while others consider it as valuable work experience, important for learning and taking responsibility.What are your opinions on this? directioner sticky icon
Some people prefer to live in a house, while others feel there are more advantages to living in an apartment. Are there more advantages than disadvantages of living in a house as compared with living in an apartment? banditdj
Increasing the price of petrol is the best way to solve growing traffic and pollution problems. To what extend do you agree or disagree? What other measures do you think might be effective? jojo_johan
The diagram below shows a simple device for changing sea water to drinking water. Summarise the information by selecting and reporting the main features, and make comparisons where relevant. BeurejangnaDena
some people believe continueing the use of chemical make shuare desirable amount of products reaching people and baneing them will create problem. watan
The world is experiencing a dramatic increase in population, This is causing problems not only for poor, undeveloped countries, but also for industrialised and developing nations.Describe some of the problems that overpopulation causes, and suggest at lea sfaht1 sticky icon
The chart below shows the total number of Olympic medals won by twelve different countries.Summarize the information by selecting and reporting the main features, and make comparisons where relevant. mrmo2610 sticky icon
The Internet is probably the most significant invention of the last 30 years. Without it, our lives would be completely different.To what extent do you agree or disagree?Give reasons for your answer and include any relevant examples from your own knowledg BeurejangnaDena
The diagrams below show a number of difference types of bicycle aulia rahman
Some experts believe that it is better for children to begin learning a foreign language at primary school rather than secondary school. Do the advantages of this out weigh the disadvantages ? Keerakiat

Term
Today more and more young children have electronic gadgets such as computers and mobile phones. Some people say that this is a positive development. robertzacaria IELTS
Argumentative Essay: Advantages and Disadvantages of Using the Internet alfitrah8.5 IELTS
Discuss the advantages and disadvantages of having a car. marzieh IELTS
GENERAL TRAINING WRITING TASK 1You are working for a company. You need to take some time off work and want to ask your manager about this.Write a letter to your manager. In your letter-Explain why you want to take time off work-Give details of the amount sliwer IELTS
"Prevention is better than cure."Out of country's health budget, a large proportion should be diverted from treatment to spending on health education and preventive measures. hamedpa IELTS
Write complaint letter to the airline manager regarding the behavior of one of staff members on your flight. In your letter- Give full details of your flight.- Say what the problem with the staff member was.- What would you like the manager to do regardin marzieh IELTS
causes of the road accidents and solutions. Sabee IELTS
Writing task I (General)You were hurt in a minus accident inside a supermarket, and you wish to complain to the supermarket.Write a letter to the manager of the supermarket. In your letter :* Say who you are.* Give details about the accident.* Suggest how TEST-English School IELTS
Nowadays the way many people interact with each other has changed because of technology. In what ways has technology affected the types of relationship that people make ?Has this been a positive or negative development ? testbigshuhe IELTS
IELTS essay: Children learn best by observing the behavior of adults and copying it. essayking IELTS

Term
Nowadays cultures of different countries are becoming more similar than they used to be.What are the reasons? Is it a positive or a negative development? Give your own opinion and examples. Justin sticky icon IELTS Writing Task II
It is believed that people’s health will be worsein the future than is it today. To what extentdo you agree or disagree? Justin sticky icon IELTS Writing Task II
Some people believe that cell phones should be for personal use only; Others, however, feel cell phones should be used mostly for work. Discuss both views and give your opinion. lrana32 IELTS Writing Task II
Some people think that cities are the best places to live. Others prefer to live in a rural area. Compare the advantages and disadvantages of living in the city to living in the countryside. lrana32 sticky icon IELTS Writing Task II
In the past lecturers could teach a certain number of students in one lecture hall. With the development of new technology it’s hard to justify the reason to participate in the lecture physically and not via the Internet. Do you agree or disagree with thi Miachel IELTS Writing Task II
As computers are being used more and more in education, there will be soon no role for teachers in the classroom. Do you agree or disagree? lrana32 IELTS Writing Task II
How should animals be treated? maulik IELTS Writing Task II
Should animals be used in testing new drugs and procedures? Suraj IELTS Writing Task II
People in the past used to be more dependent on one another, whereas nowadays they lead a more independent life. Do you agree or disagree? Miachel IELTS Writing Task II
It is better for children to grow in countryside than in a big city. Do you agree or disagree. sahaj brar IELTS Writing Task II

It is believed that people’s health will be worsein the future than is it today. To what extentdo you agree or disagree? Justin sticky icon IELTS Writing Task II
Nowadays cultures of different countries are becoming more similar than they used to be.What are the reasons? Is it a positive or a negative development? Give your own opinion and examples. Justin sticky icon IELTS Writing Task II
Some people think that cities are the best places to live. Others prefer to live in a rural area. Compare the advantages and disadvantages of living in the city to living in the countryside. lrana32 sticky icon IELTS Writing Task II
Many people spend a lot of time using communication technology. What are the reasons for this? What is the impact on the relationships with their families and other people? Justin sticky icon IELTS Writing Task II
Some people believe that vegetarian diet is the best diet for a variety of reasons, but others strongly oppose this view. Discuss both views and give your opinion. lrana32 sticky icon IELTS Writing Task II
Some people believe that cell phones should be for personal use only; Others, however, feel cell phones should be used mostly for work. Discuss both views and give your opinion. drjowelynt IELTS Writing Task II
climate change is now an accepted threat to our planet, but there is not enough political action to control excessive consumerism and pollution. do you agree ? WEBSTER_KAMPUNG... IELTS Writing Task II
In your opinion, which is more important for success, perseverance or good luck? byeonhosa IELTS Writing Task II
Some people think that spending a lot of money on wedding parties,birthday parties and other celebration is just a waste of money.Others,however,think that these are necessary for individuals and society discuss both views and give your opinion. swarn jaspal IELTS Writing Task II
Consumption of Fast Food by Australian teenagers oktaHrp IELTS Writing Task I
essayE-rater's picture

Sentence: It is obvvious from these are carts that walking was most appreciated in both era while jogging was getting less popularity.
Error: obvvious Suggestion: obvious

Sentence: in 1999 walking was most populer accounting for 29 followed by soccer which was17 .aerobic and cycling were almost equally populer i.e 13 and 12 respectively. yoga was least practiced activity which was 5. jogging, swimming and camping were almost same category for their use.
Error: populer Suggestion: popular

Sentence: in conclusion for good health these leisure activities are crucial .walking is always comfortable and inexpensive actvity.
Error: actvity Suggestion: activity

flaws:
Put a space after punctuation marks. E-rater is sensitive.

Always capitalize the first letter of a sentence.

Attribute Value Ideal
Score: 6.5 out of 9
Category: Good Excellent
No. of Grammatical Errors: 0 2
No. of Spelling Errors: 3 2
No. of Sentences: 6 10
No. of Words: 179 200
No. of Characters: 867 1000
No. of Different Words: 111 100
Fourth Root of Number of Words: 3.658 4.7
Average Word Length: 4.844 4.6
Word Length SD: 2.672 2.4
No. of Words greater than 5 chars: 61 60
No. of Words greater than 6 chars: 51 50
No. of Words greater than 7 chars: 25 40
No. of Words greater than 8 chars: 18 20
Use of Passive Voice (%): 0 0
Avg. Sentence Length: 29.833 21.0
Sentence Length SD: 22.222 7.5
Use of Discourse Markers (%): 0.5 0.12
Sentence-Text Coherence: 0.423 0.35
Sentence-Para Coherence: 0.777 0.50
Sentence-Sentence Coherence: 0.046 0.07
Number of Paragraphs: 4 4