The IELTS Preparation workshop or course aims to increase your chances of maximising your IELTS test score test
All candidates who register for the IELTS with us will receive a specific password and login to access our online IELTS Portal, where you will find:
- sample papers for the General and Academic modules for Reading And Writing
- tips and hints for the Speaking and Listening section
- test day tips and hints
- useful external websites to help you prepare for the IELTS
The official ielts.org website offer sample papers, test day tips and a wealth of information on the IELTS examination including up to date information on where your IELTS score will be accepted.
Check out our online practice materials Learn English Professionals and Go4English.
How to prepare for IELTS tells you all you need to know to do your best in the exam:
- describes the different subtests
- explains what you need to do in the exam room
- shows you what sort of questions you can expect
- practices the skills you need to answer the questions
How to prepare for IELTS is designed for candidates taking IELTS and is suitable for home study or for use in class. The book and accompanying cassette contain a range of practical exercises to prepare you for all the subtests. The book comes complete with an answer key and a transcript of the cassette recordings.
To order your copy of How to prepare for IELTS download the order form and send it by post with your cheque as soon as possible. We will send you the material by post within 3 days.
There is also a detailed explanation of the revised assessment criteria for Writing tests, with 10 scripts rated according to the new rating scales, plus Examiner comments.
The 'Specimen Materials' gives the candidates the opportunity to check whether their English is at the level required. It contains a booklet with complete samples of the listening, Reading, Writing and Speaking module and a CD ROM.To order your copy of Specimen Materials, contact us by email at firstname.lastname@example.org. We will send you the book and CD by post.
You can also visit the following websites which give you additional information on taking the test, tips and hints and sample papers:ve IELTS test information, Books, forums and downloads.
Website selling on-line preparation courses with extensive free material.
Small website with some useful tips for taking the IELTS.
This site requires free registration for most material, with focus on writing papers. First lesson (available without registration) has good examples of descriptive language for graphs.
Homesglen - Institute of TAEFE - IELTS page
Very good source for practice questions and general information on the IELTS.
IELTS Preparation Hints
IELTS Preparation hints.
Adams & Austen Press
Slightly annoying layout but some useful IELTS preparation tips.
Site with some exercises designed to help practice IELTS academic writing task 1.
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