IELTSPodcast-logo

IELTSPodcast

Education Podcasts >

More Information

Location:

United Kingdom

Language:

English


Episodes

IELTS – Speaking Topics and Answers for the Exams September – December 2018

9/20/2018
More
In this tutorial, we cover the new questions you can expect to see in your next IELTS Speaking exam. Every quarter the examiners get a new list of question topics. In this tutorial, I share sample answers with instructions and tips to help you improve your score. Below are the topics and the sample answers. […] The post IELTS – Speaking Topics and Answers for the Exams September – December 2018 appeared first on IELTS podcast.

Duration:00:16:06

IELTS Band 8 Success: She needed 6.5 but got 8!

9/11/2018
More
Meet Annika, she is from Germany but took IELTS while travelling in Japan because she plans to go to university in London. She needed 6.5 but ended up with band score 8! For the reading, speaking, and listening, immersing herself in an English speaking environment definitely helped. She went to language exchanges, read English books, […] The post IELTS Band 8 Success: She needed 6.5 but got 8! appeared first on IELTS podcast.

Duration:00:20:19

Five Connecting Words For Band 9 Essays

9/5/2018
More
Why use connecting words? (1) Connecting words improve the flow of your writing, from one sentence to another, and from one paragraph to another; (2) Connecting words clarify the relative importance of different aspects of your narrative or argument; (3) Connecting words clarify the logical relationships between different aspects of your essay. Why connect at […] The post Five Connecting Words For Band 9 Essays appeared first on IELTS podcast.

Duration:00:17:35

Five Powerful Sentence Structures

8/29/2018
More
In this tutorial, you will learn: 1. How to break over-complex sentences down; 2. How to build excessively broken sentence patterns up; 3. How to put the main point at the beginning of a sentence; 4. How to prevent the main point from being buried in the middle of a sentence; 5. How to create […] The post Five Powerful Sentence Structures appeared first on IELTS podcast.

Duration:00:25:24

Icaro Jumps to Band 8 in Speaking

8/22/2018
More
Meet Icaro! Icaro is an ambitious smart student from Brazil, Curichiba. He took IELTS two years ago and scored a Band 7, then started to prepare in a local language centre. At the centre, he was totally disappointed and decided the teachers were pretty ….useless. Because he drives a lot he decided to search spotify […] The post Icaro Jumps to Band 8 in Speaking appeared first on IELTS podcast.

Duration:00:18:50

She asked for remark of her IELTS result and…

8/21/2018
More
She asked for remark of her IELTS result and… There is nothing more demotivating than feeling really positive about how your exam went only to find out you did not get the results you hoped for. In some of those cases, you simply didn’t do as well as you thought. In others, your exam got […] The post She asked for remark of her IELTS result and… appeared first on IELTS podcast.

Duration:00:19:56

IELTS Writing: Discursive Essay IELTS Task 2

8/21/2018
More
Writing a discursive essay can be a part of your exam, therefore you want to make sure you know how to do it to the best of your abilities. To help you get there we have created a step-by-step plan explaining how to structure your discursive essay in order to get the best marks. Spend […] The post IELTS Writing: Discursive Essay IELTS Task 2 appeared first on IELTS podcast.

Duration:00:09:35

Improving Your Grammatical Range and Accuracy with Better Sentence Structure

8/21/2018
More
Lorem ipsum dolor sit amet, consectetur adipiscing elit. Mauris dapibus enim gravida commodo malesuada. Donec sit amet sem blandit, venenatis justo vestibulum, cursus elit. Donec facilisis orci eu tortor interdum, sit amet pretium nisl commodo. Aliquam accumsan ac orci ultricies varius. Browse IELTS Writing The post Improving Your Grammatical Range and Accuracy with Better Sentence Structure appeared first on IELTS podcast.

Duration:00:23:56

IELTS Essay Topics with Answers (Writing Task 2)

8/21/2018
More
IELTS 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. Contents How to Get Ideas For Topics 2018 Topics and Answers 2018 Video of IELTS Topics, answers and getting Ideas Audio version and transcript Topic and Answer: Education Topic and […] The post IELTS Essay Topics with Answers (Writing Task 2) appeared first on IELTS podcast.

Duration:00:20:41

The difference between a Band 7 and a Band 9 essay

8/20/2018
More
This article will clarify the differences between an essay scoring at Band 7 and an essay scoring at Band 9. The explanation of these differences will help you to reach a higher score for Task 2 of the Academic Writing category of the IELTS exam. Firstly, it’s vital to understand the expectations of the examiner […] The post The difference between a Band 7 and a Band 9 essay appeared first on IELTS podcast.

Duration:00:33:08

IELTS Reading | How to Get 8.5

8/20/2018
More
Vinh is an IELTS candidate from Hanoi, Vietnam that went from not speaking English to scoring above band 7 in every examination! Tips on IELTS Reading and Writing exam IELTS Reading and Writing exam is the most difficult part of examinations for many people. The big chunk of text can look intimidating and the questions […] The post IELTS Reading | How to Get 8.5 appeared first on IELTS podcast.

Duration:00:27:36

Why these IELTS essay samples got Band 8 and these 6.5

8/20/2018
More
In this article we will be looking at a few samples of essays that got Band 8, and others that got Band 6.5 in IELTS Academic Writing Task 2. We will look at the criteria, analyze their structures, and compare their differences to see why one was graded higher than the other. What are […] The post Why these IELTS essay samples got Band 8 and these 6.5 appeared first on IELTS podcast.

Duration:00:28:48

IELTS Academic Task 1 – How to Describe a Table

8/20/2018
More
Academic IELTS describe table task We’re going to show you how to ace the IELTS Academic Writing task so that you’ll be able to craft a compelling, well thought out answer when you are faced with an IELTS Academic question asking you to compare and summarise data. After reading this article you’ll be confident reading […] The post IELTS Academic Task 1 – How to Describe a Table appeared first on IELTS podcast.

Duration:00:26:36

IELTS Vocabulary and Lexical Resource

8/19/2018
More
Contents Topic Specific Vocabulary Useful Topic Specific Collocation Learning Resources Sample IELTS Vocab Ebook Academic Word List Ways to learn IELTS vocabulary fast Flashcards for fast vocabulary acquisition Use a Phrasebook Connectors Video: 3 Easy ways to get the vocabulary you need Podcast Tutorial about IELTS Vocabulary Soundcloud Playlist IELTS Vocabulary means using a more […] The post IELTS Vocabulary and Lexical Resource appeared first on IELTS podcast.

Duration:00:23:07

IELTS Listening Tips

8/18/2018
More
Contents What happens on the test? Improving Your Core Listening Skills Five Step Method for Improving your Listening Skills For IELTS Quick IELTS Listening Tips Sample IELTS Vocab Ebook Download the Podcast about IELTS listening Tips IELTS Listening Exams can be really confusing. Many students only listen out for specific keywords and are often caught […] The post IELTS Listening Tips appeared first on IELTS podcast.

Duration:00:20:48

How to describe a Pie Chart IELTS Academic Writing Task 1

8/18/2018
More
In this IELTS Academic Writing tutorial you’ll learn different ways to describe a Pie Chart for IELTS. We will talk about the best language to use and teach you how to structure your writing to get the best results from your IELTS Academic Writing Exam. Contents Describing a Pie Chart – Tips How to Structure […] The post How to describe a Pie Chart IELTS Academic Writing Task 1 appeared first on IELTS podcast.

Duration:00:19:26

Mastering IELTS Speaking Part 3

8/15/2018
More
In this tutorial, we’re going to focus on the IELTS Speaking Part 3. It is a two-way discussion with the examiner and will last 4 to 5 minutes. Questions in this section will be broader than the previous two sections. Examiners are looking to generate a discussion in more detail about your topic from Part 2. Speaking […] The post Mastering IELTS Speaking Part 3 appeared first on IELTS podcast.

Duration:00:24:05

How to Start IELTS Writing Task 2

8/14/2018
More
Contents Paraphrasing 3 Ways To Paraphrase More Examples of Paraphrasing for IELTS Writing Task 2 IELTS Writing: How to Start IELTS Task 2 Audio Tutorial about Starting IELTS Writing Task 2 Sample 19 IELTS Essays and 240 Task Questions Ebook Additional IELTS Resources 35 IELTS writing phrases (copy paste) In this tutorial, we examine an […] The post How to Start IELTS Writing Task 2 appeared first on IELTS podcast.

Duration:00:12:48

Useful Phrases for IELTS Writing Task Two

8/13/2018
More
This tutorial contains useful phrases for IELTS Writing task two. Use these phrases for introductions, body paragraphs, and supporting sentences. Copy and adapt them. This is perfectly legitimate, however, you absolutely must adapt the phrases to your essay topic! Contents Useful Phrase 1 – best for introductions Useful Phrase 2 – best for body paragraphs (opinions) Useful Phrase […] The post Useful Phrases for IELTS Writing Task Two appeared first on IELTS podcast.

Duration:00:10:11

IELTS General Task: How to Write an Informal Letter (idioms and phrases)

8/10/2018
More
In this tutorial we cover some extremely useful vocabulary for letter writing, including phrases and idioms. The idioms are also valuable for IELTS Speaking, as are the phrases too. We also look at how to construct the letter, what to check got after you have finished and when is the best time to test your […] The post IELTS General Task: How to Write an Informal Letter (idioms and phrases) appeared first on IELTS podcast.

Duration:00:15:27