Some Interesting Facts about IELTS

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IELTS facts

IELTS is one, if not the most, important test done in order to test the skills a student has in English language. It’s actually required by many institutions and companies over the U.S to start working or taking classes with them. Most foreign people looking forward to have a job in the U.S or studying over there are currently studying … Read More

IELTS preparation: our advice to succeed

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If you’re studying English or have studied it in the past then you must certainly have heard about the IELTS or IELTS preparation. IELTS stands for International English Language Testing System and it’s one of the most important tests regarding international English use. If you want to study or find a working visa in Australia, Canada, New Zealand or the … Read More

All about the Cambridge exams

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Cambridge exams are used around the world by students like you to evaluate and prove their English language abilities.  Cambridge ESOL is the administrator of the exams listed below but they also helped to create the Common European Framework of Reference for Languages (CEFR). IELTS is by far the most widely known and used exam from Cambridge.  It is used … Read More

Mastering the reading section of IELTS

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Understanding the reading section will go a long way towards getting those extra marks that you need to increase your band. Here are some tips that can help you to do just that. Practice the skills of skimming and scanning The questions do not test your ability to comprehend large chunks of text. They focus on these two skills. Scanning: … Read More

Acing the writing in IELTS

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When people write IELTS tips on forums, I often see the advice to do the second writing task first because it is easier.  I think that this is good advice if you are doing IELTS for the first time and just trying to get as high a score as you can.  If you are looking to break the 6.5 barrier though, it … Read More

IELTS listening tips

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With a lot of students studying overseas and people moving to live in other countries, IELTS is becoming a popular test.  The best advice that I can give you for succeeding in the IELTS listening test is practice, practice, practice. How to prepare for the IELTS listening part And when you practice, here are some good habits to build: 1)      … Read More

Getting the score you want on IELTS speaking

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IELTS is a popular exam for people who want to live, work or study in an English speaking country.  Good results come from good training so here are some ways to train for this event. IELTS speaking Part One:  Introduction and Interview Write three-minute speeches and practice speaking for three minutes on each of the following topics: My home town … Read More