Category Archives: Ielts

IELTS Trainer: A review

IELTS Trainer contains six IELTS Academic practice tests with tips on how to answer the questions in the first two practice tests. What I like most about this book is that it focuses on… The post IELTS Trainer: A review … Continue reading

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IELTS test in India – July 2017 (Academic Module)

Below are the details the R remembered from a recent IELTS test in India: Listening test Section 1. Don’t remember. Section 2. A recommendation to travel by train or bus. Section 3. A map description of a hotel including nearby … Continue reading

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IELTS test in Sydney, Australia – July 2017 (General Training)

Our friend N recently took the IELTS test in Sydney, Australia, and remembered the following details: Listening test Section 1. A drama teacher and a parent were having a discussion. Section 2. A lecturer talked with students about their research. … Continue reading

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IELTS Speaking test in Lahore, Pakistan – July 2017

When Q took the IELTS Speaking test in Pakistan, he was asked the following questions: Speaking test Interview – What is your full name? – Can I see your ID? – Where are you from? – Do you work or … Continue reading

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Young man from Nigeria got Band 8 in Academic IELTS – here is how

When we asked Oladeji Bamisile, a young man from Nigeria, how he managed to achieve Band 8 in his Academic IELTS exam, the answer was quite simple – lots of practice, early arrival, some warm up before Speaking and a … Continue reading

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IELTS Speaking test in Sri Lanka – July 2017

Our friend K remembered the following questions from her IELTS Speaking test in Sri Lanka: Speaking test Interview – What is your full name? – Can I see your ID? – Where are you from? – Do you work or … Continue reading

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IELTS test in India – July 2017 (Academic Module)

Our friends L and V took their IELTS exams in India and remembered the following details: Writing test Writing task 1 (a report) We were given a diagram showing the process of smoked foods production. These goods are popular worldwide … Continue reading

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How to prepare for IELTS: What the experts say

Four experts share some advice on how to prepare for IELTS. How to prepare for IELTS the day before your test. The secret to success in your IELTS Writing test is… reading. Developing the thinking skills needed for IELTS. Preparing … Continue reading

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IELTS Speaking test in Iran – July 2017

Below are the Speaking questions that P remembered after a recent IELTS exam in Iran: Speaking test Interview – What is your full name? – Can I see your ID? – Where are you from? – Do you work or … Continue reading

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IELTS test in Ottawa, Canada – June 2017 (Academic Module)

Our friend S took the IELTS test in Ottawa, Canada, and remembered the following details: Listening test Section 1. A man was asking about a party arrangement to celebrate his wife’s promotion. Section 2. Information related to sight-seeing spots in … Continue reading

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