IELTS Video Lesson: Talking Travel in Speaking Part 3

In IELTS Speaking Part 3, you often have to talk about travel and culture. Are you able to use interesting, native speaker vocabulary to talk about this common IELTS topic? Can you speak fluently and confidently? Travel is actually a very common topic on all parts… Read More

IELTS Video Lesson: 7+ Slang for Free Time: Speak like a Native!

To secure that magic 7+ for Vocabulary, you must use slang on IELTS Speaking Parts 1 and 2. Are you able to use native speaker slang? The examiner must hear a range of vocabulary to award you a 7 or higher for Vocabulary on the IELTS… Read More

IELTS Speaking Vocabulary Scores: The 3 Most Common Questions

As an IELTS teacher, there are 3 questions I get asked all the time regarding the Vocabulary score on the Speaking exam. Do you know what the examiner needs to hear in order to give you a 7 or higher for vocabulary? The most important goal… Read More

Everything You Need to Know about IELTS Paraphrasing

Being able to paraphrase on the IELTS Speaking and Writing Exams is a MUST. Do you know why, or where, or how you should paraphrase? In order to get a 7 or higher for Vocabulary, you must paraphrase on both the IELTS Speaking and Writing Exams. The… Read More