IELTS Preparation Posts

Writing Task 2: How to Write a Good Introduction
January 4, 2019 by Andrea Castro Andrea Castro
Introductions can be difficult to write. Usually, when candidates analyze the topic they have to write about in Writing Task 2, they have at least some sense of what they want to say in the [...]
Binge Watching for IELTS
December 27, 2018 by Ashlee Hunter Ashlee Hunter
With almost every movie and television program at our fingertips, many people today love to binge watch a variety of series. This can be beneficial when taking the IELTS test in different ways. Strengthen Listening [...]
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 [...]
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, [...]
I'm a Regulated Canadian Immigration Consultant. How Does a Partnership With IDP IELTS Benefit Me and My Clients?
November 15, 2018 by Kyle Broda Kyle Broda
Life as an immigration consultant can be pretty hectic and making sure that you're using your time efficiently is the key to making sure that you have enough time for yourself, your family, and your [...]
Computer-Delivered IELTS: The Look
November 15, 2018 by Ashlee Hunter Ashlee Hunter
There are many questions that surface with the new system of IELTS test taking. The best way to understand computer-delivered IELTS is to actually see what it's all about. Structure The structure for both the [...]
7 IELTS Exam Myths Debunked
November 5, 2018 by IELTS IELTS
As you're preparing for your upcoming IELTS, you'll read and hear much information about this exam. Often, much of what you read or hear is not entirely accurate or true. The following are 7 of [...]