Vocabulary for IELTS Process – Task 1

The words and phrases listed herein should be used appropriately while describing a process.

  • First of all / To begin / Initially / The first step is to ….. / In the first step
  • Subsequently / In the subsequent stage
  • At this point (to describe a stage in length)
  • Once done/completed, ……….. / Once (something) is done, ……….
  • Next / After that / Then
  • Before / Before that
  • Following
  • Finally

The below given words are mostly used in passive form while describing a process or a flow-chart in IELTS.

  • Are made/manufactured/produced/handled
  • Brought to
  • Carried on/to/through
  • Discharged through
  • Develop into
  • Divided into
  • Delivered to / Delivered on (something) to (somewhere)
  • Enters through/into
  • Forced through/into
  • Funneled through/into
  • hatch into
  • (something) is added (Example: water is added to the cement)
  • Lowered into
  • Mixed with/into
  • Packed into boxes
  • Palleted into
  • Pass through/into/onto
  • Placed on
  • Poured into
  • Pumped into/in/out
  • Released to/into
  • Stir up
  • Sucked up
  • Taken to
  • Transported to / Transported on (something) to…
  • Turn into