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Using I wish in IELTS speaking

How to use I wish in IELTS speaking to improve the range of your grammar and to extend your answers to less interesting questions The post Using I wish in IELTS speaking appeared first on DC IELTS. DC IELTS

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Speaking practice for part 1 IELTS

An idea for speaking practice for part 1 IELTS. Try to answer the same questions in different ways and learn the skills of extending answers The post Speaking practice for part 1 IELTS appeared first on DC IELTS. DC IELTS

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What to think about before you start writing an IELTS essay

Advice on the different things to think about as you plan an IELTS essay. I suggest that there areas several different areas to think about before writing and that planning should not be rushed. The post What to think about … Continue reading

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Deciding what to talk about in part 2 speaking

What to talk about in part 2 speaking? Make sure that you select the thing you can speak about for 2 minutes. This may mean spending time considering different options The post Deciding what to talk about in part 2 … Continue reading

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Using Essay Map to write better IELTS essays

A video lesson showing how you can use Essay Map to help structure your IELTS essays with 2/3 clear ideas that are supported with reasons and examples. The post Using Essay Map to write better IELTS essays appeared first on … Continue reading

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Vary tenses in part 1 speaking

Advice on how to vary tenses in part 1 speaking to improve the range of grammar you use. The post Vary tenses in part 1 speaking appeared first on DC IELTS. DC IELTS

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Qualifiers – learn how to use words like pretty and slightly

Make yourself sound better by using qualifiers such as pretty and slightly when you speak. Listen to a sample video, do a quick exercise and find ways to practise the skill The post Qualifiers – learn how to use words … Continue reading

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Personality idioms words and phrases

Some personality idioms words and phrases for describing people and their characters in IELTS part speaking: The post Personality idioms words and phrases appeared first on DC IELTS. DC IELTS

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How to talk about a person in IELTS

How to speak about a person in IELTS with advice on how to use your preparation time, structure your answer, give extended examples and talk about personality and relationships The post How to talk about a person in IELTS appeared … Continue reading

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Practice for speaking about leisure activities – what you like and dislike

An idea for how to practise speaking about leisure activities and giving more fluent answers when talking about likes and dislikes The post Practice for speaking about leisure activities – what you like and dislike appeared first on DC IELTS. … Continue reading

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