Do You Make These 8 Common Mistakes in IELTS?

Common IELTS Mistakes

Everyday I get messages from people who want to know why their IELTS score doesn’t improve. Often they have NO IDEA that their writing or speech is incomprehensible, or that their methods in listening or reading are all wrong! Why does this happen? Well, for one thing, it shows the importance of studying with a teacher […]

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How to Get IELTS Band 8 (8.0 or 8.5)

IELTS Band 8

Let’s face it, most of us will never need to worry about getting IELTS 8.0 or 8.5! But there are a tiny number of university courses and occupations that DO require IELTS Band 8 as evidence of a person’s ability to handle ‘complex detailed argumentation’, some law degrees for example. This article explains what is […]

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IELTS For Free! 5 Ways to Cost-free Preparation

Free IELTS lessons

Textbooks, lessons, and the test fee itself – getting through IELTS can be an expensive business. If your budget is rather tight, you might be interested in the following hints and tips. All of them are completely free and some don’t even require you to use English! 1. Go online Do a simple online search […]

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