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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 tips from Band 8.5 candidate: “Practice, analyse your mistakes and don’t get nervous”

Sai Bhargavi Satti is a lovely young lady from India, whose mother tongue is Telugu. She took IELTS for the very first time after some self-preparation at home and achieved an overall Band score of 8.5 (with straight 9’s in … Continue reading

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How to get from 6.5 to 7.0 in writing – tips from a candidate

Advice from a candidate who went from 6.5 from 7.0 in writing. She looked for her weaknesses and found a way to correct them. She’s Chinese and her advice may help other Chinese speakers in particular The post How to … Continue reading

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Katherine’s IELTS Writing score jumped from Band 7 to 8.5 in two weeks – here’s how.

Katherine M. is a lovely lady from Europe who needed a high IELTS score to get the maximum points for her visa application. She isn’t a typical IELTS test taker because English is her mother tongue, yet after two IELTS … Continue reading

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How To Make A Listening Lesson From Nothing: 7 Steps You Need To Know Before You Press ‘Play’

Are you ready to press play? Don’t say yes until you’ve read and readied these seven steps for the perfect listening lesson. No matter what recording you have for your students, a prerecorded dialogue from the text book, a podcast, … Continue reading

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From the ESL Grammar Files: Everything You Need to Know about Teaching Gerunds

Are you ready to tackle the subject of gerunds in your ESL classroom? Here is everything you need to know to teach these verbish nouns to your students. What Is a Gerund? Simply put, a gerund is the –ing form … Continue reading

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IELTS Listening TIPS from BRITISH COUNCIL !!

In this video I tried to provide some basic tips and showed few tricks to get a good score in IELTS exam sitting at your home. The website for speaking quest… Video Rating: 4 / 5

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