Posted on 08. Dec, 2013 by admin.
Let’s think about argument essays in this post. Argument essays often end with a question such as ‘Do you agree or disagree?’ or they may begin with the words, ‘To what extent…’
Posted on 04. Nov, 2013 by admin.
In the IELTS Speaking Test Part 2, you have to give a short talk (1-2 minutes) on a topic given to you by the examiner.
I have had a lot of students dread this part of the speaking test; “What if it’s difficult topic?” “What if I don’t understand the topic?”
Posted on 14. Oct, 2013 by admin.
In the last post, I suggested that you familiarise yourself with what’s expected in the test
The examination lasts 2 hours and 45 minutes and consists of 4 tests in the following skills; listening (approx 30 minutes), reading (1 hour), writing (1 hour) and speaking (approx 15 minutes).
The British Council website also has practice IELTS Reading Test exercises:
Posted on 14. Jul, 2013 by admin.
The issue here is really about time management. In the Writing Test, you have exactly 60 minutes to complete two tasks; Task 1 (150 words) and Task 2 (250 words).