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Getting to Know the IELTS Speaking Descriptors
December 17, 2018 by Lyla Hage Lyla Hage
If you've done any research and prep for your IELTS exam, including reading blogs on this site, you no doubt know the importance of having a solid understanding of how you will be assessed on [...]
International Students, Immigration, and IELTS: FAQs in the Canadian Context
December 13, 2018 by Tony Rusinak Tony Rusinak
Almost 500,000 international students are studying in Canada now, and there is good reason for it. Canada's education system is excellent, and it has a great reputation internationally. Canadians are welcoming to international students. [...]
The Difference Between Receptive and Productive Skills
December 10, 2018 by Lauren McKenzie Lauren McKenzie
Although the difference between productive and receptive skills may seem obvious, they require very different approaches when preparing for the IELTS exam. Of course, one of the best ways to prepare for the IELTS is [...]
IELTS Task 1- How to Write an Apology Letter
December 5, 2018 by Angela Rutherford Angela Rutherford
I wanted to begin this blog about writing IELTS exam letters with the above quote to help those of you who struggle with apologies to see that there's a silver lining in the task. There [...]
What International Students Need to Know About the IELTS Exam
December 3, 2018 by IELTS IELTS
The IELTS (International English Language Testing System) exam is the most widely used and accepted English language exams in the world. The exam consists of four different exam sections: speaking, writing, listening and reading. The [...]
Taking Feedback Along Your IELTS Prep Journey
November 22, 2018 by Lauren McKenzie Lauren McKenzie
Not everyone will need the support of a tutor to prepare for the IELTS. Maybe you're great, and you have the tools you need to prepare yourself. You may be using our free prep materials, [...]
Is Computer-Delivered IELTS Right for You?
November 19, 2018 by Andrea Castro Andrea Castro
If you’ve been following our blog, then you’re probably aware that IELTS has introduced a new computer-delivered test. This means that candidates can now take the Listening, Reading and Writing modules of the [...]