Bob’s 5 Minute IELTS : The Environment 1
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Introduction to Environmental Vocabulary for IELTS
When preparing for the IELTS exam, it’s crucial to expand your vocabulary on various topics, and the environment is no exception. This blog post will introduce you to some essential environmental vocabulary words and provide Sample Sentences to help you understand their usage.
- Climate Change
Definition: Climate change refers to long-term alterations in global temperature and weather patterns, often resulting from the buildup of greenhouse gases in the atmosphere.
Sample Sentence: Climate change is a global issue that requires immediate action to reduce greenhouse gas emissions.
Definition: Pollution is the introduction of harmful substances into the environment, such as air, water, or soil, that can harm living organisms and ecosystems.
Sample Sentence: Industrial pollution has a detrimental impact on the air and water quality in urban areas.
Definition: Biodiversity represents the variety of life forms and species in a specific habitat or on the entire planet.
Sample Sentence: Protecting biodiversity is essential to maintain the balance of ecosystems.
- Renewable Energy
Definition: Renewable energy refers to energy sources that are naturally replenished and are environmentally sustainable, such as solar, wind, and hydropower.
Sample Sentence: Solar and wind energy are examples of renewable energy sources that can help reduce our reliance on fossil fuels.
Definition: Deforestation is the process of clearing or removing forests, primarily for agricultural or commercial purposes.
Sample Sentence: The government has implemented strict policies to combat deforestation and preserve our forests.
TASK: Try to write your own sentences using the above vocabulary.
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