6 Tips to Boost Your IELTS Reading Score
Oct30

6 Tips to Boost Your IELTS Reading Score

Learn the Different Question Types IELTS is a good gauge of your English abilities, but it’s also a test that you need to understand in order to pass with a good grade. You need to know the question types and the format. In the reading exam there are 10 different types of question: True/False/Not Given Yes/No/Not Given Multiple Choice Matching Information Classifying Information Sentence/Summary/Chart Completion Short Answer Diagram...

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High-Altitude Wind Energy from Kites, by Saul Griffith
Oct25

High-Altitude Wind Energy from Kites, by Saul Griffith

Energy… climate change… technology… these are are all common IELTS topics, and in this TED video we can see them being discussed by Saul Griffith. Let’s watch this fascinating video together and practice our listening skills! Collocations First, let’s practice some of the vocabulary from the video. Below are several common collocated phrases that Saul uses while discussing wind power. They have been split...

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Describe a Sportsperson you Admire
Oct22

Describe a Sportsperson you Admire

Here’s a common question from IELTS Speaking Part 2: Describe a sportsperson you admire. You should say: who the person is what sport he or she does when did you first hear about this person and why you admire him or her. Hopefully everyone reading this is at least familiar with some famous sports stars. You don’t need to be a fanatic to answer this question well… but it might help! You just need to be able to think...

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Adjective Clauses
Oct20

Adjective Clauses

Adjective clauses are a really important part of the English language, and mastering them can boost your IELTS writing score, improve your speaking accuracy, and even help improve your reading comprehension. What are Adjective Clauses? Adjective clauses are dependent clauses which add detail to a sentence by functioning as adjectives. Like regular adjectives, they modify nouns. They are usually placed right after the noun which they...

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