下列是雅思小短文创作中利用率最大. 覆盖面较广的基础句式，每一组句式的作用同样或类似，考生可依据自身的状况挑选在其中的1-两个，保证可以熟 练恰当地仿照或套用。
1. There are three reasons for this.
2. The reasons for this are as follows.
3. The reason for this is obvious.
4. The reason for this is not far to seek.
5. The reason for this is that...
6. We have good reason to believe that...
There are three reasons for the changes that have taken place in our life. Firstly, people’s living standard has been greatly improved. Secondly, most people are well paid, and they can afford what they need or like. Last but not least, more and more people prefer to enjoy modern life.
注：如考生写第一个句子沒有掌握，可将其改变成2个句子。如：Great changes have taken place in our life. There are three reasons for this. 那样写能够 防止套用中的表述出错。
1. It has the following advantages.
2. It does us a lot of good.
3. It benefits us quite a lot.
4. It is beneficial to us.
5. It is of great benefit to us.
Books are like friends. They can help us know the world better, and they can open our minds and widen our horizons. Therefore, reading extensively is of great benefit to us.
1. It has more disadvantages than advantages.
2. It does us much harm.
3. It is harmful to us.
However, everything divides into two. Television can also be harmful to us. It can do harm to our health and make us lazy if we spend too much time watching television.
四、表明关键. 必需. 艰难. 便捷. 很有可能
1. It is important(necessary, difficult, convenient, possible. for sb. to do sth.
2. We think it necessary to do sth.
3. It plays an important role in our life.
Computers are now being used everywhere, whether in the government, in schools or in business. Soon, computers will be found in every home, too. We have good reason to say that computers are playing an increasingly important role in our life and we have stepped into the Computer Age.
1. We should take some effective measures.
2. We should try our best to overcome (conquer. the difficulties.
3. We should do our utmost in doing sth.
4. We should solve the problems that we are confronted(faced. with.
The housing problem that we are confronted with is becoming more and more serious. Therefore, we must take some effective measures to solve it.
1. Some changes have taken place in the past five years.
2. A great change will certainly be produced in the world’s communications.
3. The computer has brought about many changes in education.
Some changes have taken place in people’s diet in the past five years. The major reasons for these changes are not far to seek. Nowadays, more and more people are switching from grain to meat for protein, and from fruit and vegetable to milk for vitamins.
1. We cannot ignore the fact that...
2. No one can deny the fact that...
3. There is no denying the fact that...
4. This is a phenomenon that many people are interested in.
5. However, that’s not the case.