Writing task 1 Literacy rates across several world regions from 1990 to 2015. The bar chart shows literacy levels in 10 regions around the world from 1990 to 2015. Title paraphrasing for writing task 1. Look for words which CANNOT be changed (you have to use them). Look for the words which you CAN change … Read moreWriting Task 1 graph/chart
Speaking part 2. Practice the following speaking part 2 question and refer to the sample answer provided. There is also useful vocabulary and the end the sample answer. Talk about a course that you would like to take if it was available in your country. Please say Why would you like to learn about … Read moreRecent question speaking part 2.
IELTS Speaking Part 2 Topic: Describe a situation that you got a little angry. You should say: where it happened when it happened who you were with and why you felt angry? Tips: When preparing, try to add more things (eg: who you were angry at, did someone do something to you, was the situation … Read moreSpeaking part 2 May 2017
This podcast describes how to write a task 1 essay for different types of diagram. Listen to the podcast first to see if you can follow it. If you miss some of the words, then open the transcript and follow along. There are 8 steps for you to follow along with. Practice the process here, … Read moreHow to describe a diagram for writing Task 1
The transcript and an exercise will help you to follow the podcast more easily, but you should try to listen the first time, for listening practice. Making complex sentences is an important part of task 2, not only for the grammar aspect, but also for the cohesion and coherence. Making less simple sentences is recommended … Read moreImproving your sentence structure
1. Better your comprehension of native speakers – classroom English is very different from the real world! 2. Learn some additional point-scoring vocabulary! 3. Listen to how a monkey-mind could cost you dearly! 4. How to write and listen SIMULTANEOUSLY – a vital skill! 5. How to predict answers in the listening exam! 6. Hear … Read moreTips and Tricks for the listening