Từ vựng & ideas topic "gap year" IELTS

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Bên cạnh Hướng dẫn đề thi IELTS 21/11/2020 bài WRITING TASK 1 (map) về school library (kèm bài sửa cho HS đi thi), IELTS TUTOR hướng dẫn Từ vựng & ideas topic "gap year" IELTS


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Từ vựng & ideas topic "gap year" IELTS

I. Từ vựng topic "gap year"


  • Long-term (adj): continuing for a long time into the future (về lâu dài).

    • IELTS TUTOR xét ví dụ: The long- term effect of education should not be neglected.

  • To encounter sth (v): to experience something, especially something unpleasant (đối mặt với cái gì).

    • IELTS TUTOR xét ví dụ:

      • Young graduates commonly have to encounter great difficulty in seeking employment. >> IELTS TUTOR hướng dẫn Cách dùng ngoại động từ "encounter" tiếng anh

      • Young students are very likely to encounter several difficulties when delaying their university study. One of these problems is the delay in academic progress caused by spending one year off school.

  • Progress (n): movement to an improved or more developed state (tiến trình).

    • IELTS TUTOR xét ví dụ: By adequately rewarding the students who have made significant progress in study, the school administration can recognise the achievements of these diligent students to others, encouraging many more students to devote more effort to study to obtain similar rewards.

  • Peer (n): a person who is the same age, or has the same social position or the same abilities as other people in a group. (người cùng trang lứa/ đồng nghiệp/ đồng môn, etc)

    • IELTS TUTOR xét ví dụ: In some developing Asian countries such as Vietnam, baby girls are usually less appreciated than their peers due to the remnants of feudalism that favoured men more than women.

  • Overwhelming (adj): too great or large for somebody (quá tải/ quá sức).

    • IELTS TUTOR xét ví dụ:

      • High school students in Vietnam, ranging from primary to high school ones, are obliged to learn an overwhelming amount of knowledge at school, not to mention loads of homework and other extra classes.

      • The life out of university campus may prove to be mentally and physically overwhelming for inexperienced school leavers. They, for instance, may be at risk of being exploited in an exhausting job or face potential dangers on their trips to a new country. If not well prepared for such possible obstacles, young high school graduates can suffer from unintended consequences.
  • Inexperienced (adj): having little knowledge or experience (thiếu kinh nghiệm/ non nớt).

    • IELTS TUTOR xét ví dụ: Many companies, for fear of arising expenses on training inexperienced new employees, tend to refuse the applicants who have just graduated.

  • Extensive (adj): having a great range (rộng/ trải rộng).

    • IELTS TUTOR xét ví dụ: Society certainly benefits from the intellectual workforce who possess extensive knowledge in scientific areas.

  • Occupation (n): a person’s job (nghề nghiệp).

    • IELTS TUTOR xét ví dụ: On the other hand, manual occupations are of fundamental importance to society.

  • Advantageous (adj): giving advantages or helping to make you more successful (có lợi/ đem lại lợi thế).

  • Gap Year: A year taken off between high school and college, or between college and starting a job.
    • IELTS TUTOR xét ví dụ: I'm thinking about taking a gap year before going to college to travel and volunteer.

  • Wanderlust: A strong desire to travel and explore the world.
    • IELTS TUTOR xét ví dụ: My wanderlust is telling me to take a gap year and see the world.

  • Volunteerism: The practice of giving your time and energy to help others, often through charitable organizations.
    • IELTS TUTOR xét ví dụ: During my gap year, I plan to participate in volunteerism projects in different countries.

  • Backpacking: Traveling with only a backpack and minimal possessions.
    • IELTS TUTOR xét ví dụ: I'm planning on backpacking through Europe during my gap year.

  • Cultural immersion: The process of fully experiencing and learning about a different culture.
    • IELTS TUTOR xét ví dụ: I want to have a cultural immersion experience during my gap year by living with a host family in a foreign country.

  • Adventure travel: Travel that involves outdoor activities and challenges, such as hiking or rafting.
    • IELTS TUTOR xét ví dụ: My gap year is going to be filled with adventure travel, including rock climbing and zip lining.

  • Sustainable tourism: Travel that aims to minimize the negative impact on the environment and benefit local communities.
    • IELTS TUTOR xét ví dụ: I want to practice sustainable tourism during my gap year by choosing eco-friendly accommodations and supporting local businesses.

  • Internship: A temporary work placement, often in a field related to one's studies or career interests.
    • IELTS TUTOR xét ví dụ: I'm hoping to secure an internship in the fashion industry during my gap year.

  • Language immersion: The process of fully immersing oneself in a foreign language to become proficient.
    • IELTS TUTOR xét ví dụ: I plan to have a language immersion experience during my gap year by taking intensive language classes in a foreign country.

  • Cultural exchange: The act of sharing one's culture with others and learning about their culture in return.
  • Budget travel: Travel that is done on a tight budget, often involving staying in low-cost accommodations and using public transportation.
    • IELTS TUTOR xét ví dụ: I'm planning on doing budget travel during my gap year to save money and extend my travels.

  • Homestay: Staying with a host family during travels to fully immerse oneself in the local culture.
    • IELTS TUTOR xét ví dụ: I want to have a homestay experience during my gap year to learn more about the daily lives of locals.

  • Cultural barriers: Challenges faced when interacting with people from a different culture due to differences in language, customs, or values.
    • IELTS TUTOR xét ví dụ: During my gap year, I had to overcome cultural barriers when living with a host family in Japan.

  • Adventure sports: High-risk outdoor activities such as bungee jumping or skydiving.
    • IELTS TUTOR xét ví dụ: I'm excited to try some adventure sports during my gap year, like paragliding and whitewater rafting.

  • Work exchange: A program that allows travelers to work in exchange for accommodation or other benefits.
  • Cultural shock: The feeling of disorientation and discomfort when experiencing a new culture for the first time.
    • IELTS TUTOR xét ví dụ: I experienced a bit of cultural shock during my gap year in India, but eventually became more comfortable with the new environment.

  • Sustainable living: Living in a way that minimizes one's impact on the environment.
    • IELTS TUTOR xét ví dụ: I'm interested in practicing sustainable living during my gap year by living in eco-friendly accommodations and reducing my carbon footprint.

  • Volunteering: offering one's time and services for free to help others or a community

    • IELTS TUTOR xét ví dụ: During her gap year, Sarah spent several months volunteering at a local orphanage in Kenya.

  • Language learning: studying a new language or improving one's language skills through immersion or formal study

    • IELTS TUTOR xét ví dụ: Jake will be attending a language school in Spain during his gap year to learn Spanish.

  • Self-discovery: the process of learning about oneself and one's values, goals, and aspirations

    • IELTS TUTOR xét ví dụ: Rachel hopes that her gap year will give her the opportunity to explore her passions and interests and gain a clearer sense of direction for the future.

  • Personal growth: the development of one's emotional, social, and intellectual capacities

    • IELTS TUTOR xét ví dụ: Taking a gap year to travel alone has helped Alex develop greater self-confidence and independence.

  • Career exploration: investigating different career paths and gaining insights into potential professions

    • IELTS TUTOR xét ví dụ: After completing his gap year, Mark plans to attend college to study architecture, inspired by his work with a sustainable building organization in Ecuador.

  • Service learning: combining community service with academic study to enhance one's understanding of social issues and foster civic responsibility

    • IELTS TUTOR xét ví dụ: Jamie participated in a service learning program in Thailand during her gap year, where she worked with a local organization to provide educational resources to children in impoverished communities.

II. Ideas topic "gap year"


  • Many high school leavers choose to start their work or take a trip before going to university.
  • It is understandably almost impossible for young people to enjoy their experiences in doing a job or travelling to a new place but still arrange a certain amount of time for study>> IELTS  TUTOR  hướng  dẫn  Sửa bài IELTS SPEAKING PART 1-2-3 topic Work/Study(Sửa & Làm lại 4 lần - HS đạt 7.5)
  • Gap-year takers may have to face the challenge of becoming familiar with the knowledge at school again, receiving more pressure of catching up with their peers. 
  •  A gap year is an ideal opportunity for students to learn about what is not taught at university. 
  • Working with other people who are experts in a particular field can give these newcomers not only understanding of the job but also valuable practical lessons to help them become more mature. 
  • When it comes to applying for a position in a company, employers tend to favourably consider applicants who possess extensive experience in life and the occupation >> IELTS TUTOR hướng dẫn Cách dùng cụm "When it comes to" tiếng anh
  • In terms of recreation, having a year to relax can be advantageous as students can have a chance to relieve stress in study. 
  • With a comfortable and willing attitude, undergraduates can acquire knowledge more effectively in comparison with those who go to university straightaway.

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