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Stay Calm and Speak On
March 6, 2017 by Lyla Hage Lyla Hage
The speaking section of the IELTS test is when you sit down and talk face–to–face with a trained IELTS examiner. The speaking test is an opportunity to show the examiner what you're made [...]
The Importance of Confidence
February 27, 2017 by Ashlee Hunter Ashlee Hunter
What Does It Mean to Be Confident? In the dictionary, confidence is defined as ‘a belief in oneself and in one’s powers and abilities’. This can relate to different aspects of your life, including [...]
Being Relaxed At Your Speaking Test
February 6, 2017 by Andrea Castro Andrea Castro
Have you been preparing for your IELTS Speaking test recently? Have you read all about answering questions on familiar topics, giving a short talk and developing a discussion? If your answer is no, let me [...]
What to Expect on IELTS Test Day
May 9, 2016 by Ashlee Hunter Ashlee Hunter
For many of you, you are visiting this blog as a first-time IELTS test taker. You know this day is very important and you want to make sure you are prepared. Here's a look at [...]