IELTS Essentials Blog

So you’ve decided to prepare for your IELTS. Good for you! In this post, we’ll take a look at phrases that you can use when answering typical questions on the IELTS Speaking test. Even though you should not memorise scripted answers at all, you can

There are a variety of question types that you may see in Task 1 on the IELTS exam. However, there are a limited number of question types and some are more common than others. Here are the different types of questions you may encounter and strategies

As an IELTS examiner and English-language instructor, I have been asked about what happens during an IELTS exam if a candidate doesn’t know how to answer a question. Unfortunately this sometimes happens and it may leave the candidate feeling nervous

So, are you ready to write on test day? There are a lot of things to remember, review, and familiarize yourself with for the writing test. This article covers some important points connected to that.

If you’re looking to improve your pronunciation for the IELTS Speaking test, this post is for you. As you probably already know, pronunciation is a very important aspect of spoken English. On your IELTS Speaking test, the examiner will assess how