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Pass IELTS with expert help.

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English


Episodes

How to improve your reading skills

1/18/2021
Learning a new language is never easy, there are so many skills that you have to work on improving. In our episode this week, we look at ways that you can improve your reading skills. We will: Discuss common problems students face Look at strategies to improve your speed and comprehension Share some tools and […] The post How to improve your reading skills appeared first on IELTS Podcast.

Duration:00:29:46

How to Write Formal Letters for General Task 1

1/14/2021
In this tutorial we cover: Understand the questions and context for the letter in general task 1. Think about what to write – how to use the prompts that you are given in the question rubric. Work out how creative to be? Is it ok to make up lots of strange facts and information? Understand […] The post How to Write Formal Letters for General Task 1 appeared first on IELTS Podcast.

Duration:00:24:20

UKVI and IELTS explained

1/12/2021
IELTS for UKVI is an official UK government approved English language test that can be used in support of a UK Visa and Immigration (UKVI) application. There have been a lot of questions surrounding this topic, so in our latest tutorial, we will: Explain exactly what is UKVI Talk about IELTS for UKVI and the […] The post UKVI and IELTS explained appeared first on IELTS Podcast.

Duration:00:17:24

IELTS Speaking Practice: Topics with Answers

1/8/2021
In this tutorial we answer MORE Speaking parts 2 and 3 questions recently seen in the IELTS exam. Read through our list of IELTS speaking Sample questions. Cue Card (Part 2) Describe a place in your city that you would like to visit You should say: – where it is – what people do there […] The post IELTS Speaking Practice: Topics with Answers appeared first on IELTS Podcast.

Duration:00:39:28

Nigerian doctor jumps to band 7.5 in writing!

1/7/2021
In this podcast you will learn how Demi managed to boost his writing score from 6 to 7.7, despite some horrible advice from his local academy. Demi also scored Band 8 in the reading, and shares his great strategy (surprisingly simple). With his Band 7.5 in the writing he now has enough points to apply […] The post Nigerian doctor jumps to band 7.5 in writing! appeared first on IELTS Podcast.

Duration:00:32:16

How to Prepare for IELTS in 2021!

1/4/2021
Make passing your IELTS exam one of your New year’s resolutions! We recently published a post explaining the 7 reasons WHY you should pass IELTS in 2021! Read it here In our tutorial today, we share some advice on HOW to prepare for your IELTS exam! In this episode you will find out: Ben’s best […] The post How to Prepare for IELTS in 2021! appeared first on IELTS Podcast.

Duration:00:24:32

IELTS Cue Cards with Answers for IELTS Speaking exam

1/1/2021
In this tutorial we look at recent IELTS Speaking questions (reported by students). I answer the questions, give reasons for my answers, share vocabulary, and techniques used in my answers. Below I wrote out my answers and pasted the recent questions seen. I also highlighted some of the useful vocabulary and techniques used. At the […] The post IELTS Cue Cards with Answers for IELTS Speaking exam appeared first on IELTS Podcast.

Duration:00:35:38

IELTS Writing: Five Band 9 Words For Your Next Essay

1/1/2021
(using Cambridge language proficiency C2 vocabulary) Appalling – extremely bad. Classical – in an old or traditional style. Adolescent – a young person who is transforming into an adult. Cumulative – growing incrementally. Attainable – something that is achievable Why Cambridge language proficiency C2? This course is designed for the English language student who wants […] The post IELTS Writing: Five Band 9 Words For Your Next Essay appeared first on IELTS Podcast.

Duration:00:21:54

7 Reasons why COVID has made it the best time to pass IELTS.

12/26/2020
Has Covid made it the best time ever to pass IELTS? Here are seven reasons why it is the best time to take the IELTS exam right now, and move forward in your life. 1. Canada is increasing immigration quotas to more than 400,000 over the next two years. In 2020 Canada aimed to allow […] The post 7 Reasons why COVID has made it the best time to pass IELTS. appeared first on IELTS Podcast.

Duration:00:19:41

IELTS Speaking Band Descriptors Explained

12/25/2020
In this tutorial, Ellen deciphers the language of the public band descriptors for the Speaking test. She covers bands 6, 7 and 9 so that IELTS test takers can understand what is needed at each of these bands and prepare accordingly. You will learn: The four criteria you are scored on What it means to […] The post IELTS Speaking Band Descriptors Explained appeared first on IELTS Podcast.

Duration:00:31:11

Filipino Nurse Gets Band 7 and Starts Work in the USA

12/24/2020
Marry Anne is a nurse in the UAE and wanted to start working in the US. She took the exam three times because she was stuck at 6.5. After taking our IELTS course her band score jumped to 7 in the writing and she could start the process for working in the USA. Have listen […] The post Filipino Nurse Gets Band 7 and Starts Work in the USA appeared first on IELTS Podcast.

Duration:00:22:38

Introduction to IELTS Listening

12/20/2020
Studies have shown that listening makes up about 45% of the time people spend communicating, followed by speaking (about 30 per cent), reading (about 15 per cent) and writing (about 10 per cent). That’s right: listening is the skill you will use the most in English, or any other language you learn. In this podcast […] The post Introduction to IELTS Listening appeared first on IELTS Podcast.

Duration:00:32:19

IELTS Speaking Vocabulary about the Environment and Pollution

12/17/2020
You may be asked questions about the Environment and Pollution. Read the following IELTS style questions and answers below and pay attention to the words or phrases in bold. Use the ‘Definitions’ section at the bottom of the page to check any meanings you are unfamiliar with. Make a note of any new vocabulary and […] The post IELTS Speaking Vocabulary about the Environment and Pollution appeared first on IELTS Podcast.

Duration:00:27:36

Recent Speaking Part 3 Questions and Answers (Part 2)

12/14/2020
For your IELTS Speaking part 3, the IELTS examiner will ask a range of questions based on the topic that you had in part 2. This gives you an opportunity to expand and develop your answers and there is no set number of questions that you can be asked to answer. In this tutorial we look at […] The post Recent Speaking Part 3 Questions and Answers (Part 2) appeared first on IELTS Podcast.

Duration:00:39:52

IELTS Band 8: Babur is now going to Canada

12/9/2020
Meet Babur, He is from Pakistan but is now working in Saudi Arabia and soon Canada! He had taken the test twice before and scored just 6.5. Why was he stuck at 6.5? He was: correcting his own essays…. researching how to pass IELTS online (and getting more confused) he got a little depressed / […] The post IELTS Band 8: Babur is now going to Canada appeared first on IELTS Podcast.

Duration:00:29:42

How Jolan Jumped to Band 7 in Writing

12/2/2020
After taking the IELTS exam 5 times, Jolan, was starting to lose hope! Until he invested in our Jump to Band 7 or It’s FREE course and received valuable feedback to help him improve. In this latest podcast, Jolan shares: How our online course helped him get over his confusion of writing essays! Why he […] The post How Jolan Jumped to Band 7 in Writing appeared first on IELTS Podcast.

Duration:00:38:04

Benny from Fluent in 3 Months Shares his Secrets

11/30/2020
Meet Benny! Benny runs Fluent in 3 Months – an invaluable site for learning languages fast! Benny has learnt over 6 languages to B2 level (fluently able to talk to a native about a range of subjects), and around 6 other languages at a basic level. In this podcast I ask our Irish polyglot friend […] The post Benny from Fluent in 3 Months Shares his Secrets appeared first on IELTS Podcast.

Duration:00:40:46

How to Get Ideas For IELTS Writing Topics

11/29/2020
IELTS Writing Topics are extensive, and consistently finding answers for them takes practice. Below I share how I produce an essay, including thinking of ideas, building paragraphs and planning. Tutorial Contents How to Get Ideas For Topics Video of IELTS Essay Topics, answers and getting Ideas IELTS Essay Topics and Answers: Education IELTS Essay Topics and Answer: […] The post How to Get Ideas For IELTS Writing Topics appeared first on IELTS Podcast.

Duration:00:20:41

Recent IELTS Speaking Part 3 Topics and Answers

11/26/2020
For your IELTS Speaking part 3, the IELTS examiner will ask a range of questions based on the topic that you had in part 2. This gives you an opportunity to expand and develop your answers and there is no set number of questions that you can be asked to answer. In this tutorial we […] The post Recent IELTS Speaking Part 3 Topics and Answers appeared first on IELTS Podcast.

Duration:00:41:04

IELTS or TOEFL: Which one should you take?

11/23/2020
This tutorial compares important features of IELTS and TOEFL. This will provide you with sufficient information for you to:- decide which exam meets you educational or vocational needs decide which exam best suits your personal style Is it better to take IELTS or TOEFL? Let’s look at the facts and then you decide. Acceptance What […] The post IELTS or TOEFL: Which one should you take? appeared first on IELTS Podcast.

Duration:00:44:39