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IELTS Energy 723: Don’t be ‘Kind of’ Great at Grammar on IELTS

Today we’ll answer student questions about being great at IELTS grammar. First of all, remember that it can take a year to increase your Grammar score in IELTS Speaking and Writing, so you should be putting your efforts into the other scoring categories. Here’s the… Read More

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IELTS Energy 687: You Didn’t Say That on IELTS, Did You?

Today you’ll learn how to use ‘did’ for native emphasis on IELTS Speaking. Do you live in or around the Boston area? We’re looking for students to do a live mock Speaking Exam with Lindsay! Email her for details: [email protected]! We had this question from… Read More

IELTS Energy 661: Raise Yourself Out of an IELTS Rut in 2019

Today we talk about a student who has taken the exam twice and she has not achieved her dream. Listen for a way to increase all of your IELTS scores this year. Today’s question came from a listener of the IELTS Energy Podcast. We always… Read More

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IELTS Energy 652: Why Fancy Grammar Lowers Your IELTS Score

Today you’ll find out how fancy grammar lowers your IELTS score. Recently, a listener asked us this question in a review: Hello from Hong Kong. Thank you for your presence on YouTube last night. I used to think I was a fairly good English speaker… Read More