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Should You Take IELTS on a Computer or Paper?
Nov23

Should You Take IELTS on a Computer or Paper?

Since 2016, students have been able to choose between the computer-delivered and paper-based IELTS exams. Looking at the various IELTS Facebook groups, I often see people asking which one is better, computer or paper? The answer is that neither is really better, but there are some differences, and so maybe one would suit you better. In today’s IELTS article, I’m going to explore the various advantages and disadvantages of...

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Is IELTS Fair?
Nov17

Is IELTS Fair?

It is quite common to hear people saying on various Facebook groups that IELTS is unfair. But is it really? Most of the time, these people get a lower band score than expected, and they complain that it is unfair to make themselves feel better. However, maybe there is something to their argument. Maybe IELTS really isn’t very fair. Maybe it is slightly biased in some way. Let’s look in more depth. Writing I see it every...

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How to Prepare for the IELTS Reading Test
Oct28

How to Prepare for the IELTS Reading Test

Although most students seem to be more worried about the writing and speaking tests, many ask me how to prepare for the IELTS reading test. This exam is much more difficult than it seems, and being prepared is absolutely essential. This guide will help you get ready for your own IELTS reading exam. Know the Exam Format The first thing you should do is get to know the test format. Even if you are really confident in your reading...

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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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20 Helpful Tips for the IELTS Exam
Jul02

20 Helpful Tips for the IELTS Exam

In this article we look at 20 actionable tips you can use to boost your IELTS score and attain success! Listening 1) Pay attention to the short section at the beginning which gives you the example answer. This will help you become familiar with the situation and the speakers. 2) There will be gaps in the audio in between sets of questions. Use these wisely to prepare for the next questions by reading them carefully. 3) The answers to...

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