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Join Ryan as he talks with successful IELTS candidates from around the world. Learn the strategies they followed that allowed them to reach their IELTS goal! To get in contact with the community behind this podcast, visit IELTSNetwork.com.

Join Ryan as he talks with successful IELTS candidates from around the world. Learn the strategies they followed that allowed them to reach their IELTS goal! To get in contact with the community behind this podcast, visit IELTSNetwork.com.
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Doha, Qatar

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Join Ryan as he talks with successful IELTS candidates from around the world. Learn the strategies they followed that allowed them to reach their IELTS goal! To get in contact with the community behind this podcast, visit IELTSNetwork.com.

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English


Episodes

Episode 43 - Noah has IELTS success in Australia after two disappointing experiences in Vietnam

3/5/2016
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IELTS is not more difficult in Australia, and Noah's experience acts as evidence. In this conversation, I talk with Noah about his two disappointing IELTS experiences in Vietnam and how they compared to the success he had in Australia. It's a great conversation, and I'm grateful Noah took the time to be on the show. Do you like IELTSCast? Help the show out by leaving⋆⋆⋆⋆⋆ on iTunes! Get your IELTS Speaking and Writing assessed FREE OF CHARGE today! Post your samples to ieltsnetwork.com....

Duration: 00:31:42


Episode 42 - Syeda scores band 8 in writing on her first IELTS attempt

2/25/2016
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In this episode, Syeda details exactly what she did to score band 8 in writing. Shestresses the importance of varied language, and chose a scenario for her General Task 1 letter that made it easier for her to come up with synonyms. Syeda's advice regarding structure and tone is also excellent, and she shares a number of helpfulresources candidates can plug into online. If you're looking for writing or speaking feedback, post your Task 1 or 2 writing sample or MP3IELTSNetwork.com and a...

Duration: 01:03:52


Episode 41 - Glenn uses iPhone and Facebook apps to help him score band 8

2/1/2016
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Glennused technology to his advantage while preparing for hisIELTS. As he explains in this interview, he found useful apps on bothFacebook and his phone to help him practice his language while on the go. Using 'Criminal Case' on the Facebook platform and 'Word Mess' on his iPhone, Glenn pushed his lexicon and honed his ability to use different words in different contexts. If you are an IELTS candidate, give these resources a try. This interview also has a bit of a back story. Glenn and I...

Duration: 00:42:32


Episode 40 - IELTS is like...American football?! - Slava explains and shares the secret behind his band 8 in reading

1/17/2016
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A few weeks ago, I opened my inbox and saw an email entitled'Have you ever thought about how American football is like theIELTS?' I had to admit to myself that I had NEVER thought about that...nor did I ever think I would think about that! The email was from Slava, an IELTS aspirant that managed to score band 8 in reading and band 7 overall. His strategies, results, and American football comparisons were intriguing, so I set up a time to talk with him and tap into his insight. In this...

Duration: 01:04:04


Episode 39 - Nura challenges her 6.5 writing mark and gets 7.5

12/22/2015
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You are not going to want to miss this episode. Nura and I talk about her three IELTS attempts and what helped her grow from overall 6.5 to 8. Nura explains how testing strategy is just as important as raw language ability, and I think this is a very valid point that candidates often forget. Get in touch if you have scored band 8 or more on the IELTS and want to tell the world about your experience! Find me at ieltsnetwork.com. If you're looking for more IELTS related discussion, navigate...

Duration: 00:22:47


Episode 38 - A quick update from Ryan's side

12/11/2015
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I've been a little distantthis past year, and I just wanted to record a quick episode to let the online IELTS community know what I've been up to and what I'm hoping to do with my time and with the ieltsnetwork.com community over the next few months. There is no interview in this episode. The episodeis a simple ten minute introspective monologue, and I hope you enjoy it! As always, if you've scored band 7+ on your IELTS and would like to share some insight on this show, please get in...

Duration: 00:13:38


Episode 37 - David and Ryan talk about lifestyle choices that work to improve IELTS performance

12/1/2015
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This was a great conversation.David (band 8.5) and I talk abouthow altering his lifestyle helped improve his performance on the IELTS.At almost two hours, it's one of the longer interviews in the IELTSCast series, but I think you'll agree that the information David imparts is really actionable. If you're looking for more IELTS related discussion, navigate to http://www.ieltsnetwork.com. We now have TWO active examiners on site ready to answer your questions (so long as their...

Duration: 01:31:44


Episode 36 - Prashenjit achieves band 7.5

10/23/2015
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This is a really interesting episode. Prashenjit and I talk about exam approaches and how study strategies may vary between one candidate and another. Be sure to join us at the ieltsnetwork.com community, where you can get your speaking and/or writing assessed completely free of charge.For more episodes like this one, check out the 'Podcast episodes' section. I'm also on Twitter at @ieltsnetwork.

Duration: 00:22:26


Episode 35 - Linh scores band 8

8/12/2015
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This is a great talk. Linh explains her IELTS success and some specific training she underwent that could be helpful to other candidates from Vietnam. For more episodes like this one, and to talk to me and other IELTS enthusiasts, join IELTSNetwork.com. Be sure to get in touch with me if you have achieved band 8 or higheron the exam.

Duration: 00:24:20


Episode 34 - Sarojini tells the story behind her amazing 8.5

7/15/2015
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Sarojini and I talk at length about her successful performance at an IELTS exam in the US. It is a great episode, and Sarojini

Duration: 00:31:59