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I wish in IELTS

Using I wish in IELTS speaking

How to use I wish in IELTS speaking to improve the range of your grammar and to extend your answers to less interesting questions

   

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IELTS speaking practice

Speaking practice for part 1 IELTS

An idea for speaking practice for part 1 IELTS. Try to answer the same questions in different ways and learn the skills of extending answers

   

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Deciding what to talk about in part 2 speaking

What to talk about in part 2 speaking? Make sure that you select the thing you can speak about for 2 minutes. This may mean spending time considering different options

   

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planning time

What to think about before you start writing an IELTS essay

Advice on the different things to think about as you plan an IELTS essay. I suggest that there areas several different areas to think about before writing and that planning should not be rushed.

   

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essay map for IELTS essays

Using Essay Map to write better IELTS essays

A video lesson showing how you can use Essay Map to help structure your IELTS essays with 2/3 clear ideas that are supported with reasons and examples.

   

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vary tenses in part 1 speaking

Vary tenses in part 1 speaking

Advice on how to vary tenses in part 1 speaking to improve the range of grammar you use.

   

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