Describing a Tourist Attraction
Sep12

Describing a Tourist Attraction

In the IELTS Speaking Part 2, you may be asked to describe a place. In fact, this is a very common thing to see on the cue card. One of the common topics is being asked to describe a tourist attraction. It may be someplace you wish to visit, or someplace you have already visited. But how can you describe a tourist attraction? The Cue Card For this part of the test, you will be given a cue card. On the cue card there will be things for...

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The Importance of Synonyms in IELTS
Sep07

The Importance of Synonyms in IELTS

Every IELTS student knows that vocabulary is important when attempting to get a high band score, but do they really understand how useful it is to know lots of synonyms? In fact, learning synonyms is a great way to improve all areas of your IELTS skill. In today’s lesson, we examine the importance of synonyms in IELTS. What are Synonyms? A synonym is a word that has the same or nearly the same meaning as another word. Because...

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An Overview of IELTS [PPT Guide]
Sep06

An Overview of IELTS [PPT Guide]

Most of the people who use this website have been studying IELTS for a long time, but I wanted to make a post for those who haven’t studied it before. Perhaps you Googled “overview of IELTS” to get here. If so, welcome! I’m glad to have you on board. If you aren’t familiar with the IELTS exam, I recommend you check out the IELTS website. However, if you want something simpler to guide you through the...

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How to Describe a Photo (IELTS Speaking)
Sep04

How to Describe a Photo (IELTS Speaking)

In the IELTS Speaking Exam, you may be given the opportunity to talk about a photo. This is most likely to happen in part 2, and it will probably be expressed like this: Describe one of your favourite photographs. You should say: When the photograph was taken What it looks like What significant memory you have regarding this photograph and explain why it is one of your favourite photographs. Using Photography Vocabulary in IELTS So...

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Why Study IELTS?
Sep01

Why Study IELTS?

The IELTS exam is becoming increasingly popular around the world with students of all ages. But why should you study IELTS? Why is the IELTS exam so important, and is it right for you? If are asking yourself, “Why do people study IELTS?” or “Should I study IELTS?” then first you need to look at a bigger question: What is IELTS? IELTS is an acronym for International English Language Testing System. It is jointly...

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