Best Online Tips IELTS Preparation

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  1. 1. Best Online Tips IELTS PreparationThe International English Language Test (IELTS) will test you in all four English language skills;reading, writing, listening and speaking. The speaking section of the test is completed with a certifiedexaminer and face to face and the results of the test are recognised worldwide. To ensure you aresuccessful, here are some IELTS Preparations Tips:PracticePractice is the most important IELTS preparation tip to ensure you pass your test. The more you canuse your English the better it will become. The same goes for reading and writing. Get your hands onas much English language books, newspapers etc. that you can to practice your reading skills. Ifpossible talk to any native English speakers around you so that they can help you as well.ListeningBefore you start listening to the recording that you will be played make sure you read all of thequestions carefully so you know what to look out for once the recording starts. There will be clues inthe recording to help you know which question you are up to. Look out for words like firstly, to sumup and my next point.ReadingThe text that you will be required to read will have all the information you need to answer thequestions youre given. You wont need to bring any outside knowledge into the exam so focus allyour energy before the test on how you read not what you read. Its also important not to get
  2. 2. caught up in just one question. Timing is important so dont get stuck on one question or paragraph,and move on when you need to. Also important is to not focus on each and every word. You may notunderstand everything but as long as you understand the idea of what youre reading you will beable to answer the question. Dont waste all your time obsessing about that one word you dontknow.WritingMake sure that when you answer questions you dont just take words from the questionsthemselves. Its important that when answering questions you write them in your own words. If youdo copy from the questions these words wont be included in your word count. When you completeyour Academic Writing Task 2 essay make sure you are very clear in your point of view. Its alsoimportant that you provide a conclusion at the end which sums up the arguments in the body of theessay.SpeakingIts a good idea to record yourself speaking before you actually go for your speaking test. This willgive you an idea of how well youre doing and also highlight any areas which need improvement.When you are in the test dont worry so much about what youre saying but rather how youresaying it and whether is grammatically correct or not. This is what the examiner will be looking outfor. How you get your point across, rather than what your point actually is, is whats important here.IELTS preparation tips can help you to pass the International English Language Test but ultimately itsup to you to work to achieve your goal of passing the test. The amount of work you put intopreparing for the test will determine how well you do.