Friday, June 23, 2017

IELTS Speaking Hacks: How to Structure your Speech Strategically

Attending IELTS review lectures is one of the best ways to hone your verbal communication skills. Be it the instructors of the traditional classroom-based IELTS review center or coaches of the IELTS online review, teachers will always recommend that you structure your speech.

Friday, June 16, 2017

The Student’s Guide to Punctuation: Ellipsis

When it comes to grammar rules and sentence structures, punctuation is one of those things that are always included. However, this does not necessarily mean that reference marks are at the forefront of your mind. Most test takers would focus more on the other technical aspects of a sentence like the subject and predicate.

Friday, June 9, 2017

Student Hacks: How to Boost your Confidence in English-speaking

Many test takers think that the Speaking evaluation is the most difficult component of the IELTS examination, and they have many legitimate reasons to believe that.

For one thing, it is the last part of the high-stakes exam. The mental awareness of the test takers is not as sharp as it was when they tackled the first few sections of the IELTS. For another, the Speaking assessment challenges not only your verbal communication skills but also your impromptu information comprehension and immediate reply construction.

Thursday, June 1, 2017

Expand your Vocabulary: Collective Names for Land Animals

When taking a high-stakes language exam like the IELTS, it is crucial that you make the most out of every aspect of your communication skills. Little things like your word choice can definitely contribute to your overall band score.