IELTS Writing Task 1: Cambridge 14 Test 1, three pie charts; analysis of candidate’s answer, strategies & a band 8+ sample answer

In this IELTS Writing Task 1 post, we are going to have a look at an Academic Writing Task 1 question from Cambridge IELTS Series 14, the latest publication of Cambridge IELTS Series. IELTS candidates will find an analysis of the 6.5 grade model answer for these three pie charts combined in the last part […]

IELTS Reading Skills: Skimming & Scanning; with detailed explanations, discussion, pictures, strategies and example practices

This post deals with two of the most important and valuable skills of IELTS Reading; Skimming and Scanning. The sample passage is taken from Cambridge IELTS Series 13 Test 2 Reading Passage 1 entitled ‘Bringing Cinnamon to Europe’. The questions are originally made by the author. Here, you’ll find discussion, strategies and examples to practice […]

IELTS Speaking Part 2: How to take about any unusual/ unknown/ strange/ irregular topic cards; with best strategies, explanations, and example answer

In IELTS Speaking Part 2 or Topic/Cue/Task card section, candidates often become confused and nervous to talk about any unusual/unknown/strange/irregular topics due to their lack of preparation. This post focuses some easy strategies or steps which any candidate can apply if they face such situation in the real IELTS Speaking test. Here, I’ve discussed this issue […]

IELTS Writing Task 2: Problem-solution essay; lack of interest in physical exercise; with model answer, bonus tips, notes and strategies

In IELTS Writing Task 2, we have to write different kinds of essays. One of the most common essays is a problem-solution essay. Here, in this post, I’m focusing on a recent ‘problematic topic’ related to ‘exercise’ from a recent IELTS exam. Have a look at the strategies and notes to write the essay because it […]

IELTS Reading: how to find answers for TRUE, FALSE, NOT GIVEN or YES, NO, NOT GIVEN questions; best strategies, methods, tricks, and tips

This IELTS Reading post focuses on the strategies, tricks, methods or techniques to find answers to TRUE, FALSE, NOT GIVEN or YES, NO, GIVEN questions. After reading the post and applying the methods or strategies, IELTS candidates should be successful to locate the answers to TRUE, FALSE, NOT GIVEN or YES, NO, GIVEN questions. If […]

IELTS Writing Task 1: Diagram writing; two maps showing changes, with details, strategies and model answer

This writing task 1 post focuses on how to write a good answer to diagrams such as changes in the same place, maps or plans. A detailed explanation of the structure of the task is given here along with some vocabularies and strategies. The model answer which is given here as an example can easily […]

IELTS AC Writing Task 1 diagram: Cambridge 12 Test 6, two maps of Islip town with strategies, model answer and expert comments

This post deals with IELTS Writing Task 1 Diagram (map). This diagram is taken from Cambridge IELTS 12 Test 6, two maps showing development planned in Islip town. The post clarifies your ideas about some maps and the band 8.0 model answer here gives you a general idea of writing a good answer which can […]

IELTS Writing Task 2: guide to Cambridge 12 Test 5, both view topic: information sharing, with strategies, model answer and bonus tips

In IELTS Writing Task 2, we have to write different kinds of essays. One of the most common essays is BOTH VIEW essay. Here, in this post, I’m focusing on a ‘both view topic’ from Cambridge IELTS 12 Test 5. The topic of the essay is information sharing. Have a look at the strategies to write […]

IELTS Academic Writing Task 1: Cambridge 12 Test 5, single bar chart with strategies, bonus tips and sample answer

In Academic IELTS writing task 1, you are given a picture, mainly a chart or graph to explain in more than 150 words. Today I am dealing with a single bar chart taken from Cambridge IELTS 12, Test 5, where a bar chart is given detailing the physical activity of men and women in Australia in […]

IELTS Speaking Cue Card: A rule I did not like at school, with model answer and strategies

In this post, I am giving you strategies and a sample or model answer for an IELTS Speaking Part 2/ topic card/ cue card topic which is Describe a rule you did not like in school. This is a very significant topic card for IELTS Speaking and it has been found by some IELTS examinees in several exams recently. […]

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