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IELTS speaking practice test

IELTS speaking practice test 2

IELTS speaking practice test 2 This section of the site is for you to try a complete IELTS speaking test ...
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word-of-the-day

IELTS word of the day Set 1 word 9

IELTS word of the day Set 1 word 9 WORD: abandon WORD FAMILY: verb MEANING: to withdraw support from, to ...
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reading-test

Free IELTS General Training Reading test 3 Section 2

Free IELTS General Training Reading test 3 Section 2 Go back to Section 1 | Section 3 This free IELTS ...
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IELTS Task 2 Writing model answer 025

IELTS Task 2 Writing model answer 25 All of the model answers on this site are guaranteed band 9 You ...
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Free IELTS General Training Reading test 3 Section 1

Free IELTS General Training Reading test 3 Section 1 Section 1 Section 2 | Section 3 This free IELTS reading ...
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word-of-the-day

IELTS word of the day Set 1 word 8

IELTS word of the day Set 1 word 8 WORD: lack WORD FAMILY: verb and noun MEANING: not have something ...
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IELTS General Training Task 1 Writing model answer 019

IELTS General Training Task 1 Writing model answer 19 You should spend about 20 minutes on this task. A family ...
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IELTS Academic Task 1 Writing model answer 022

IELTS Academic Task 1 Writing model answer 22 You should spend about 20 minutes on this task. The chart shows ...
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IELTS Task 2 Writing model answer 024

IELTS Task 2 Writing model answer 24 All of the model answers on this site are guaranteed band 9 You ...
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word-of-the-day

IELTS word of the day Set 1 word 7

IELTS word of the day Set 1 word 7 WORD: anticipate WORD FAMILY: verb MEANING: to feel, realise or expect ...
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IELTS Academic Task 1 Writing model answer 21

IELTS Academic Task 1 Writing model answer 021

IELTS Academic Task 1 Writing model answer 21 You should spend about 20 minutes on this task. The table below ...
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IELTS Academic Task 1 Writing model answer 21

IELTS writing Task 1 table gap fill

IELTS writing Task 1 table gap fill Complete the Task 1 report below by using words from the drop down ...
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Phrases to avoid in Task 2 IELTS writing

Phrases to use and phrases to avoid in Task 2 IELTS writing

Phrases to use and phrases to avoid in Task 2 IELTS writing There are a number of IELTS preparation institutions ...
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word-of-the-day

IELTS word of the day Set 1 word 6

IELTS word of the day Set 1 word 6 WORD: equivalent WORD FAMILY: adjective MEANING: the same or equal to ...
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Talking about people in the IELTS speaking test lesson 3

Talking about people in the IELTS speaking test lesson 3

Talking about people in the IELTS speaking test lesson 3 Before starting this lesson, make sure you have completed Lesson ...
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Vocabulary for describing people

Talking about people in the IELTS speaking test lesson 1

Talking about people in the IELTS speaking test lesson 1 Before you start this exercise, check that you know the ...
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IELTS vocabulary for city people

IELTS vocabulary for city people See also: IELTS vocabulary for a city environment and IELTS vocabulary for a city infrastructure ...
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word-of-the-day

IELTS word of the day Set 1 word 5

IELTS word of the day Set 1 word 5 WORD: amend WORD FAMILY: verb MEANING: to change or alter. EXAMPLE: ...
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Listening test #1

Free IELTS listening test 4 Section 2

Free IELTS listening test 4 Section 2 Jump back to Section 1 | Jump to Section 3 | Jump to ...
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word-of-the-day

IELTS word of the day Set 1 word 4

IELTS word of the day Set 1 word 4 WORD: accumulate WORD FAMILY: verb MEANING: To gather, pile, collect. EXAMPLE: ...
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IELTS vocabulary for a city environment

IELTS vocabulary for a city environment See also: IELTS vocabulary for city people and IELTS vocabulary for a city infrastructure ...
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word-of-the-day

IELTS word of the day Set 1 word 3

IELTS word of the day Set 1 word 3 WORD: fluctuate WORD FAMILY: verb MEANING: To rise and fall irregularly ...
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ielts writing model answer 23

IELTS Task 2 Writing model answer 023

IELTS Task 2 Writing model answer 23 All of the model answers on this site are guaranteed band 9 You ...
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word-of-the-day

IELTS word of the day Set 1 word 2

IELTS word of the day Set 1 word 2 WORD: phase WORD FAMILY: noun MEANING: A stage of development EXAMPLE: ...
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word-of-the-day

IELTS word of the day Set 1 word 1

IELTS word of the day Set 1 word 1: WORD: transform WORD FAMILY: Verb MEANING: A large change in how ...
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Reading practice exercise

Reading practice exercise Brush up on your reading skills with this short text and questions. Note: The text is NOT ...
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Test your grammar level for IELTS

Test your grammar level for IELTS This 60-question quiz will tell you your current level of grammar, running from Beginner ...
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labelling

Labelling a diagram practice exercise

Labelling a diagram practice exercise In this post, there is a short listening exercise on labelling a diagram. We recommend ...
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IELTS Task 2 Writing model answer 022

IELTS Task 2 Writing model answer 22 You should spend about 40 minutes on this task. Write about the following ...
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IELTS Task 2 Writing model answer 021

IELTS Task 2 Writing model answer 21 You should spend about 40 minutes on this task. Write about the following ...
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IELTS Academic Task 1 Writing model answer 020

IELTS Academic Task 1 Writing model answer 20 You should spend about 20 minutes on this task. The graph shows ...
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IELTS Task 2 Writing model answer 020

IELTS Task 2 Writing model answer 20 You should spend about 40 minutes on this task. Write about the following ...
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making-predictions

Making predictions in IELTS

Making predictions in IELTS NOTE: This lesson is aimed at IELTS writing, but can also be useful for the speaking ...
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word-count

Word count in IELTS writing

Word count in IELTS writing As you probably know, the word requirements for the IELTS writing test are a minimum ...
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matching-questions

Matching questions in IELTS reading

Matching questions in IELTS reading In the IELTS reading test, matching questions come in 3 different forms. You could be ...
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Business casual

Avoiding pronouns in Task 2 writing

Avoiding pronouns in Task 2 writing As you probably know, it is important to write formally in Task 2, using ...
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sentence-completion

Text completion questions in IELTS listening

Text completion questions in IELTS listening NOTE: Take a look at our video lesson for this question type here. Text-completion ...
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IELTS Task 2 Writing model answer 019

IELTS Task 2 Writing model answer 19 You should spend about 40 minutes on this task. Write about the following ...
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IELTS writing

Writing an introduction for Task 2 IELTS

Writing an introduction for Task 2 IELTS In Task 2, the first paragraph of your essay, the introduction, is very ...
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Phrasal verbs with ‘read and write’ exercises

Phrasal verbs with 'read and write' exercises Have you read the information page on phrasal verbs with 'read and write'? ...
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Phrasal verbs with ‘read and write’

Phrasal verbs with 'read and write' Phrasal verbs are made when we use a main verb with another word (or ...
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Difficult Part 2 topic cards in IELTS

Difficult Part 2 topic cards in IELTS In Part 2 of the IELTS speaking test the examiner will give you ...
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speaking-fluently

Speaking fluently in the IELTS test

Speaking fluently in the IELTS test Six tips for better fluency For many people preparing for the IELTS speaking test, ...
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Incorrect

Present continuous (present progressive)

Present continuous This is also known as the present progressive In English grammar, the present continuous is used to talk ...
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qualifying words

Qualifying word in IELTS reading

Qualifying word in IELTS reading By now, you should be familiar with the idea of looking for key words in ...
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table-completion

Table completion questions in IELTS listening

Table completion questions in IELTS listening Often in the IELTS listening test, you are required to complete missing information given ...
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processes

Task 1 describing processes

Task 1 describing processes IMPORTANT NOTE: This post is only useful for candidates preparing for the Academic Module IELTS test ...
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IELTS vocabulary

Vocabulary for IELTS – the letter C set 1

Vocabulary for IELTS - the letter C (set 1) In order to get a good result in your IELTS test, ...
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cause-effect-ielts

Cause and effect sentences

Cause and effect In the IELTS writing test, thinking of cause and effect allows you to extend your ideas and ...
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Talking about likes & dislikes in IELTS

Talking about likes & dislikes in IELTS In Part One of the IELTS speaking test, it is common to be ...
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