Sunday, 3 March 2019

Advanced tips for getting IELTS Score 7 plus

Important IELTS tips & techniques for you in a post
You must analyze your practice test which you have just completed. Don’t make the same mistakes again. Practice, practice and practice. Before siting for IELTS exam, give mock test under real exam like condition.

Listening
Instructions: It is very important and you must watch the instruction before starting. For example: “No more than two words”.
Singular or plural: Be careful with the word with s/es (or not). They are confusing.
Words with ‘ing’ form
Numbers: 13/ 30 or 15/50
Spelling: your answer will not be regarded as correct if your spelling is wrong.
Prediction: Use your knowledge and common sense to predict and write the answer. Watch the surrounding words for your conjecture.
Map: one of the difficult parts for the listening section is the direction in map completion. You should practice more for the map.
A conversation between two or more people in 3rd part: People often discuss their projects or talk about some other issues and you need to be extra careful. They tell about all options and it needs more attention.
There is no pause in the 4th part of the listening section.
The spelling of name and cell no are quickly told and notice.
Focused & give continuous attention to listening.
Answers can be changed and write each answer which you have just heard.
Be familiar with a range of accents.

Speaking
Discuss with a partner who will also give IELTS exam.
If you cannot find a partner:
Use a mirror – you can watch yourself.
Speak yourself and record and then listen for your errors.
Read loudly any good passage.
Listen and sing English songs simultaneously.

Don’t stop in the speaking test. Fill the sentence with any meaningful words.
Don’t say um, ummm etc.
Don’t repeat the same words. Use different words.
Different tense and sentence (Simple-Complex-Compound).
Intonation (the way someone's voice rises and falls as they're speaking) your voice.
Practice on Cue Card samples.  

Reading
Skim and Scan and practice & practice.
Underline keywords.
Don’t try to understand the whole passage and the exam is about strategy not for the English knowledge.
Learn more vocab.
Complete real tests from Cambridge books
Concentration & practice
Try to remember what you have just read.
Difficult: T/F Not given questions, Matching Heading and ‘Matching Information to Paragraphs’.
After completing the reading task, solve the problems with detail analysis and work on your weakness.
Matching Heading and ‘Matching Information to Paragraphs’ should be given at last.

Writing
Different types of sentence structure (simple-complex-compound - conditional- question – passive – different tenses). Use more complex sentences.
Different vocab suitable to the sentence.
Use linking words and adverb (Moreover, however,  firstly, secondly …).
Before starting the task, you must plan for 2-5 minutes (keywords, instructions, question type).
Understanding the topic.
Practice on writing part one and give emphasis one each type of graph.
Formal writing for academic IELTS and no contraction. (No etc., e.g.: for example and no etc. type words)
Avoid: there are/ it is

Write more words then the given number

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