4 Tips For Improving Your IELTS Listening Score
Apr19

4 Tips For Improving Your IELTS Listening Score

If you are considering taking the IELTS exam, you might already be aware that the fee they charge can be pretty high. Thus you want to ensure that your score is perfect the first time around so you do not need to dole out another hefty payment to retake the test. One of the components they test in the IELTS exam is your listening ability. The candidate’s ability to understand and comprehend English is tested by the candidates having...

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Describing People – Using Better Adjectives
Apr18

Describing People – Using Better Adjectives

There are lots of times during the IELTS Speaking Exam when you might have to describe a person. Of course, this is going to be most likely in Part Two, but you could also encounter it at other times. To adequately describe a person, you’ll need to use some appropriate personality adjectives. Don’t just say “she’s a nice lady” or “he’s a cool guy.” The examiner wants to hear more than...

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This is what happens when you reply to spam e-mail
Apr15

This is what happens when you reply to spam e-mail

Today we’re going to watch an hilarious TED Talk by James Veitch, a British writer and comedian. In this talk, he narrates a very funny story about interacting with a man who sent him spam e-mail. Of course, this format is nothing like the IELTS Listening Exam, but it is always good to practice your general listening skills through various means – listening for comprehension, listening for detail, inference, and so on. Vocabulary Spam...

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30 IELTS Speaking Questions About Sport
Apr14

30 IELTS Speaking Questions About Sport

Sports is one of those topics that sometimes comes up in the IELTS Speaking Exam, but you can actually use a good sports vocabulary to your advantage in a range of seemingly unrelated questions. For example, talking about what you do on the weekend or in your spare time can lead to you talking about sports. Below is a list of 30 IELTS Speaking questions related to sports. Part 1: Do you like sport? What’s your favorite sport? Do you...

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Annotated IELTS Essay
Apr12

Annotated IELTS Essay

Recently, I’ve given my readers a few guides to writing a good IELTS Writing Task 2 essay. It want to make sure that all the people using this website are able to boost their IELTS Writing band score, so I’m going to continue giving free tips and advice, as well as example essays. Today, I’m going to give you a sample band 9 essay for the following question: Some people say that excessive noise should be a criminal...

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