Want to Improve Writing Skills for IELTS, TOEFL or GRE? 7 Tips to Make you a Prolific Writer

April 2, 2017
2 April 2017,

If you are planning to study in the US or UK, you will be required to take exams like TOEFL, IELTS and GRE, where your essay writing skills will be tested. Even if you are not taking these exams, the ability to convey your thoughts through a well crafted essay is essential in both professional and academic careers, specially as […]

Meet IELTS Tutor Melinda

February 17, 2017
17 February 2017,

Tell us about your past experiences as an IELTS tutor? I’m a CELTA qualified, IELTS tutor from the UK, with over 8 years experience working with ESL students. I taught English communication classes at University level in Singapore for three and a half years, as well as Business English to university staff and office workers. I tutored IELTS/ TOEIC/ TOEFL exam preparation, Academic Writing classes, […]

How to get a 7+ on IELTS Speaking without “studying”?

January 19, 2017
19 January 2017,

We get a lot of questions on how to get a good score on the IELTS speaking test without studying and memorization. Today, we are going to talk about 3 language learning principles you can apply to your studying that will help you score a 7+ on IELTS speaking. 1.) Don’t memorize grammar, vocabulary or sentence structures People studying for […]

Meet British Business English Teacher Stella

October 13, 2016
13 October 2016,

Describe your past experiences teaching English I have been teaching English online for two years. I have experience of teaching Business English, General English and exam preparation. My strong points are teaching business English to international clients at director/CEO level and pronunciation lessons. I give excellent lessons on the standard British accent and can also teach RP when requested. My […]

20 IELTS Speaking Topics you should prepare for

October 5, 2016
5 October 2016,

If you are preparing for the IELTS Speaking test, you need to practice building complex sentences and expressing complex thoughts. Simple conversational exchanges like “where are you from?” “I am from Spain!” are not going to give you that practice. You also need to constantly add to your vocabulary and use new words frequently so that you remember them and […]