In this blog, I'll be focussing on showing you how you can improve your Academic and General Training Reading band score by thinking about vocabulary. One of the skills you will need to use in the Reading test is that of paraphrasing. Paraphrasing is using different words to express the same idea.
9 June, 2021
Welcome back to this series focusing on improving your band score for vocabulary and grammar. I will be sharing an example Part 2 task, asking a Part 3 question and giving you useful language to complete the task. For those of you aiming for a band score of 7 and above, there are examples of language at this level too. IELTS Speaking Part 2 Here’s a recap if you missed the first blog.
6 April, 2021
What does 'appearance' mean? What a person looks like. What a thing looks like. Both A and B.
23 March, 2021
‘My vocabulary is not very good.’ ‘I don’t know many words in English.’ Does this sound familiar? Do you feel the same? Would you like to expand your vocabulary? Did you know that words have families too? Words are related to other words – a bit like a cousin.
19 March, 2021
Do you know the difference between earning a salary and earning a wage? Do you know what skills you have and what knowledge you possess? If you're not sure about the differences then this blog is for you. Here we will focus on the common mistakes made with the language around money and work.
12 February, 2021