Thursday, March 15, 2018

4 Word-Attack Strategies to Boost Your Vocabulary

As an IELTStest taker, it is essential that you engage yourself in various learning activities such as reviewing your lectures at home, taking notes during your classes in IELTS review center and participating in group study sessions as these events can help enhance your IELTSpreparation. But if you are looking for a new study strategy, why not try using a word-attack strategy as it can help widen your vocabulary, get familiar with the correct pronunciation of words, and improve your language skills.

According to Reading, “Word-attack strategies help students decode, pronounce, and understand unfamiliar words.” To apply this strategy in your IELTS for UKVI preparation, you must pay attention to the unfamiliar words and phrases when reading a text. You can do this while reviewing your notes at home or during your classes at the IELTS review center. Here are four word-attack strategies to boost your vocabulary:

Thursday, March 8, 2018

How to Keep Your Cool During the IELTS Exam

Taking the IELTS exam is a nerve-wracking experience. Even after months of intensive IELTS UKVI review, many test takers still fail to reach their band score goal due to the pressure. Don’t be one of them. Use these tips when you take the exam.

Wednesday, February 28, 2018

IELTS Review Tips: Importance of Positive Thinking

Conditioning your mind is beneficial especially in establishing positive thinking toward your IELTS review classes. It gives you the drive to focus on the lectures and motivates you to listen to your instructor attentively. Aside from that, it also pushes you to study hard without feelingany pressure so you can get high scores on your IELTS exam.

James Clear on “How Positive Thinking Builds Your Skills, Boosts Your Health, and Improves Your Work.” states that positive thoughts can create real value in your life and help you build skills that last much longer than a smile. With that, maintaining positive thinking is essential most especially to those who are reviewing for their exams.

Thursday, February 15, 2018

Commonly Confused English Expressions You Need to Get Right (Pt. 3)

Do you want to take your IELTS performance up a notch? Integrate the expressions below into your speech and essays. Consider how their definitions change when you alter how they end. Many IELTS exam takers mix them up during the writing and speaking tests. Don’t be one of them. Complement your IELTSpackage by learning how to use them correctly.

Wednesday, January 24, 2018

Your Ultimate Guide to Acing the IELTS UKVI Exam

IELTSUKVI is a UK government-approved Secure English Language Test (SELT) that is used to asses individuals’ English language abilities. IELTS certification serves as a supporting document for UK Visa and Immigration (UKVI) application. There are different versions of the exam.

       ·         IELTS Academic
       ·         IELTS General Training
       ·         IELTS Life Skills A1, A2, and B1

The IELTS for UKVI is designed to measure test-takers’ ability to communicate confidently using English. An in-depth discussion of each test version has been published in previous articles. Meanwhile, here are tried-and-tested tips that you must keep in mind.