IELTS Energy 56: Five Smart and Sexy Ways to Use Your Vocabulary Notebook

Do you have an IELTS vocabulary notebook for the Writing and Speaking tests? If you don’t then you should and we’ll show you how to use it today. To get a high vocabulary score you need: Idiomatic phrases Casual phrases Native phrases Academic phrases and… Read More

IELTS Energy 44: Your Step-by-Step Tour of IELTS Exam Day

Today you’ll find out exactly what happens on IELTS exam day. The Listening test is first. You listen for 30 minutes and then you have 10 minutes to transfer your answers. Next you start the Reading test. The Reading test has 3 passages, 40 questions,… Read More

IELTS Energy 40: Introvert? Extrovert? How to Use Your Style To Prepare Effectively

Are you preparing for IELTS in a way that works with your personality? Do you assume that because you’re an introvert, you can’t succeed on the Speaking test? What’s the difference between an introvert and an extrovert: Introvert:  You lose energy from being around people… Read More

IELTS Energy 35: Why You Should Throw Away Your Grammar Book If You Want to Do Well on the Exam

Did you know that you should spend LESS time on grammar when you prepare for the IELTS exam? Does that sound strange to you? If it does then you should listen to today’s episode. Why shouldn’t you focus on grammar for IELTS? It’s not worth… Read More

IELTS Energy 13: What’s the Difference Between the IELTS and the TOEFL?

What’s the difference between the IELTS and the TOEFL? Today, learn what makes these two tests distinct, and how to choose between the them!   The IELTS and the TOEFL have some significant differences.  But that doesn’t mean one is easier than the other.  Many… Read More