24 Answered Questions for the topic IELTS
How Can I Improve My IELTS Score?
There are many, many ways to improve your IELTS score. But the answer is different for each student. Also, to improve quickly, we must identify the student's greatest weakness. After we know the... more
What is Step #1 for Preparing for IELTS?
Step 1 for all my students is to take a practice/mock IELTS test. This is VERY helpful! Why?1) It lets the student see what the test is like. If they have never taken an IELTS test, it is important... more
What should I do to improve Reading score?
How can I Improve my writing score on the IELTS/TOEFL test?
Does the IELTS exam allow you to take notes on your own scratch paper?
I'm wondering if the IELTS exam allows test takers to use scratch paper/pencils during the exam. In particular, I am wondering if note taking in the listening portion of the exam is allowed.
Ielts Use Of Hyphenation
In the IELTS exam is the misuse of hyphenation counted as an error?
If you miss a needed hyphenation is a compound adjective modifier, will it be counted as a wrong answer?
How do I improve my score on the TOEF iBT or IELTS?
Ielts Formal Language
Questions about writing formal letters and writing specific dates?
i don't know if these kinds of questions are appropriate to ask in this particular forum but i will take my chances.I was writing a formal letter for an IELTS task, and I was wondering whether this... more
Relationship between "detrimental" and "effective"?
A sample IELTS question in the reading section concerns a passage about how dentistry has improved over the last few centuries. The passage includes:> "...for most of the 18th and the beginning... more
Of and from, are they interchangeable in some cases?
i was reading this letter for IELTS and i was not sure if this was the proper usage because i thought of an alternative:> My name is Mathew Abraham and I am writing this letter regarding an... more
Is the use of a verb-ing still correct after a comma when the subject is changed?
I know that usually we use verb-ing after a comma to say the action before the comma and that after the comma happen simultaneously. (e.g. The figure for bananas continued to grow, overtaking that... more
What are some of the best ways to improve my Speaking scores on the IELTS test?
Write your answer below on ways that students can improve their Speaking IELTS scores. There are three parts to the IELTS speaking test. Part 1 is familiar topics, Part 2 is a short speech, and... more
True, false, or not given: there are three main kinds of identity theft?
**Please, reason before looking on the answer or my arguments so you don't become biased.**I'm studying for a test and there is this passage (content taken from British Council study material):>... more
Scores expired but with work experiences in English speaking countries?
If one wants to apply for grad school in the USA, and one's TOEFL, IELTS, GRE scores all expired, but one has all the following experiences able to prove ones' English proficiency: one did an... more
What is the importance of TOEFL and GRE?
I am bachelor in technology student from India. I would like to pursue higher education subject to my selection based on merit, i.e scholarship. I know there are many criteria, among which getting... more
TOEFL or IELTS - Which is more likely to be substituted for the other?
English is sadly my only language even though my parents and majority of my relatives are bilingual, and I completed my bachelor's and master's in a university where the medium of instruction is... more
Likelihood of Master's application being rejected due to obsolete GRE, TOEFL, IELTS scores?
For those who submit obsolete GRE, TOEFL, or IELTS scores (good scores), how likely is it for the admissions committee to reject/throw away the applications due to this? Will they instead review... more
Exemptions to taking IELTS/TOEFL/Regular GRE?
I haven't read up on IELTS/TOEFL, and I don't want to waste time on that if I don't have to. As far as I know, they are testing your fluency in English. Generally: Is a significant amount of north... more
Correct answer to a "Multiple choice" Question?
Read the following paragraph: >Morning is also great for breaking out the vitamins. Supplement absorption bythe body is not temporal-dependent, but naturopath Pam Stone notes that the extraboost... more