Wednesday, November 30, 2016

What Must You Look for in IELTS Courses?

Looking for an IELTS review center should not be like finding a needle in a haystack. However, with the number of different IELTS centers in the country, finding the best one has become difficult and tricky. When searching for an IELTS center, one must have a checklist of things to be considered that one is the best center for the IELTS.

Thursday, November 10, 2016

IELTS Doesn’t Have to be Hard. Read these 5 Tips

Compared to my nursing licensure examination, I think the IELTS examination made me feel more pressured and stressed. With my nursing examination, I had this thinking that whatever questions thrown at me, I would be able to answer them well since it is my field of expertise. However, for the IELTS, every question was a surprise to me.

Friday, October 28, 2016

Never Suffer from IELTS Review Exam Again

What is the worst thing to happen when you take the IELTS exam? Not getting your target overall band score. Many IELTS test takers get disappointed when they have to retake the examination. Getting frustrated is just natural as these test takers would have to spend time again to review for the exam.

Most of these re-takers of the exam are those who choose to review by themselves. As a matter of fact, there is nothing wrong doing self-review; however, there are times where you need help in further understanding and developing your skills for the IELTS test. This is only possible with effective IELTS training from the best IELTS review center.

Thursday, October 6, 2016

Here’s Something You Need to Know about IELTS Review Center

I had been told that the IELTS is a tough English proficiency examination. I did not totally believe this until I had my fair share in reviewing for the IELTS. Taking the IELTS was something I thought I would not have to do in my career. As a nurse applying for a visa in Australia, the IELTS was one requirement I could not avoid. My friends already told me to take the test seriously since some of them had taken it. With my little knowledge about the exam, IELTS training was what I needed.

Thursday, September 15, 2016

Want To Improve Your IELTS Skills? Ask These Frequent Questions

English skills have proven necessary in our modern world today. This is evident as more and more Filipinos are enrolling in different IELTS review programs. IELTS or the International English Language Testing System has become a requirement for Filipinos when they apply for work or study visas for Australia, Canada, New Zealand, and the United Kingdom. The requirement of the IELTS examination brings Filipinos in finding review centers from different parts of the country as far as IELTS review center in Baguio.

Review centers such as IELTS Baguio have been receiving hundreds of inquiries from different IELTS test candidates on how they can improve their skills for the IELTS. Surprisingly, most review centers in the Philippines have similar inquiries. Here are some frequent questions, test candidates ask on how to improve their skills for the IELTS.

Friday, August 5, 2016

Why IELTS Review Centers Are The Key To Your Success

International English Language Testing System (IELTS) is an English proficiency test that is taken by those who want to work, migrate, and study abroad. IELTS has four sub-sections – speaking, listening, reading and writing – which require a large dose of studying from non-native English speakers. IELTS Philippines offers a comprehensive IELTS course that are in line with these four sub-sections.

So, you’ve just graduated from college and have decided to pursue higher learning overseas. You’ve found the perfect college and started to compile the required documents. IELTS is a pre-requisite to your country of choice. You have probably heard about IELTS exams being difficult and tedious. And you are starting to doubt yourself if you can manage to pass the exam.

Friday, July 15, 2016

Comma: How It Rules Your Grammar

Comma is the next most frequently used punctuation marks after period. A comma indicate a brief pause or a “soft stop”, it’s not as final as a period. It separates grammatical components of the sentence. Comma is used to connect ideas and to tell readers when to take a brief pause. In longer sentences, comma separates clauses. 

Tuesday, June 7, 2016

Never Settle For Less, Aim High To Your Exam

Working overseas and studying overseas are two main reasons why most Filipinos leave the country. Finding better career opportunities have become easier as a lot of companies hire Filipinos because of their skill and dedication to work. Students want to pursue a university degree or graduate degree in universities and colleges abroad as they provide quality education and training for the students. For some who leave the country to migrate, the promise of living comfortably makes them consider moving. Filipinos have big dreams, yet before they become realities, they have to comply with the requirements of taking an English proficiency examination.

Both the International English Language Testing System (IELTS) is known to be a top requirement for visa applications. Reminder, this examination is not the typical English comprehension test that you could take without a single review. Filipinos have to remember that certain skills are needed and to be developed to get high scores in this exam. For that to happen, they have to look for the best IELTS review center with an affordable IELTS review package. With dozens of places to choose from, here are some pointers to find the best review for you.

Sunday, May 29, 2016

Useful Formats, Sentences and Phrases for IELTS Writing & Speaking

According to some IELTS instructors, Filipinos are always in trouble with their speaking and writing tests. There are some IELTS test candidates who have taken the test more than three times just to hit their required scores in these two sections. IELTS review in the Philippines have tried to provide reasons for these failures. 

First, there is insufficient practices from students. Though there are exercises given in classes, students should do their own practices when at home. Second is the lack of good format in their responses. Both responses lack organization and the flow of ideas is greatly affected. Finally, there is a problem with vocabulary. Some students lack vocabulary that they end up giving mediocre responses in the test. 

Wednesday, May 18, 2016

IELTS Speaking Test: Handling Anxiety

Some applicants of the IELTS exam, see themselves on a hot seat all throughout the speaking exam. Once you experience anxiety, you all get sweaty and your voice weakened. Your performance in the exam can be affected if you let stress overwhelm you. Stress and pressure in getting your target band score are few reasons why you get nervous for the examination. However, letting both of these consume you will lead you to a poor performance in the assessment. How should you handle nervousness in the IELTS speaking test?

Be well equip for the exam.

Being prepare for the IELTS speaking exam means knowing what are the various types of tests and those frequently asked questions in the examination. In an IELTS Review Center, speaking instructors ensures that there is a speaking mock examination every week for the students to get acquainted with the flow of the examination. The practice that you have with the several tasks and issues will not surprise you nor intimidate you once you are sitting for the interview. 

Wednesday, May 4, 2016

Top 10 Mistakes to Avoid During the IELTS Reading Test

When you are someone not into reading, a reading test can surely become a total nightmare. Reading, for most people, is tedious and boring. When I took the IELTS reading test, I had this apprehension that I would not be able to answer correctly and get a good score. I actually took the IELTS twice because of my reading score. The first time I took the exam, my score was not enough for my visa application, so I had to review again. Apart from this review, I also rechecked the things that I could have done which affected my score in the IELTS reading test.

I had friends who took the IELTS as well and asked them what they could have overlooked when takin the exam. Here are some things that I believe most IELTS candidates commit and some tips on how to avoid them. 

Tuesday, April 19, 2016

Easiest Way To Fail IELTS Writing

Failing is never an option in the IELTS test. However, because a test candidate comes unprepared for the examination, it is most likely that this candidate will fail to hit his target score. Getting ready – mentally and physically – for the examination is a key to your success. Reviewing for the examination is not an option rather a must-do for the exam.

Tuesday, April 5, 2016

Common Dilemma of IELTS Exam takers

When taking an English proficiency examination, every candidate is expected to be prepared and to do well in the exam. This is the exact reason why IELTS test takers find IELTS training that will improve their English skills. Despite the fact that intensive training is practiced in these IELTS review centers, there are still some test candidates who unfortunately miss reaching their target scores. Their performance during the examination can greatly affect their IELTS scores. There are a number of dilemmas IELTS test takers have that can contribute to poor performance.

Thursday, March 17, 2016

IELTS Band Score Calculator

When reviewing for the IELTS examination, students are very conscious with the scores that they get. Their scores indicate how well they have been doing in the IELTS review. Students use their scores to indicate whether their knowledge for the examination is already enough for them to reach their target scores.

Both reading and listening have a 40-item question. When you take practice tests, you may get a score of 30 and not know the equivalent band score of your raw score. For students to have an estimate of their band scores, there is this IELTS Band Score Calculator that we have.

Wednesday, March 9, 2016

How Far Do You Know the IELTS?

Knowing the basic information about the IELTS examination is the first step in preparing for the examination. There are still quite a number of IELTS test candidates who review for the exam without even knowing what the test is all about. What they only have in mind is that the examination is going to evaluate their English skills. This should not be the only information test candidates have to know about the IELTS.

Wednesday, March 2, 2016

Top English Language Learners: Filipino Performed Well Aside From German

In the year 2014, it was recorded that German test candidates of the International English Language Testing System (IELTS) examination ranked the highest average scores making them the world’s top English language learners.

Wednesday, January 13, 2016

How Much is the IELTS UKVI Costs?

The United Kingdom Visas and Immigration have become more specific with the English proficiency examination that they accept for any visa applications. The IELTS UKVI is the accepted and recognized examination. Because of this news, Filipinos have become confused with this new rule. They are perplexed regarding the difference of this test with the current IELTS test available.
The IELTS UKVI do not differ in terms of content, scoring, and test format with the regular IELTS examination. The only difference that they have with the other IELTS examination is thetest fee.