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A test-taker's perspective: easier said than done

Rafael, a past IELTS test taker (and now an English Teacher!), shares his experience of taking IELTS. It helped him to understand the test from his students' perspective and what's needed to prepare and pass the test to achieve band score 9. Why did you take the IELTS test?


IELTS Test Taker

4 June, 2020

Using noun phrases to improve your writing

Have you ever wondered why academic English sounds so, well, academic?


Sophie Hodgson

30 July, 2020

How to improve your vocabulary around education

One way to improve your vocabulary for IELTS is to learn more words and phrases connected to the common IELTS topic of education. You may have to answer questions in the IELTS Speaking test about your studies, read an article in the IELTS Reading test on different educational approaches or give your opinion in the IELTS Writing test about which subjects should be taught


Pete Jones

27 July, 2020