General IELTS Writing Task 1: Informal Letter & Sample Answers – General Training Module

IELTS PRACTICE TASK 1 You should spend about 20 minutes on this task. A man called Pete, who is a friend of a friend,…

General IELTS Reading Test & Sample Answers – General Training Module

SECTION 1     Questions 1–14 Read the text below and answer Questions 1–8 Summer activities in the south-west area A    Guided walk in the Poltesco…

IELTS Writing & Speaking Test for General Training Module – May 2017 & Sample Answers

Be well-prepared for the General IELTS test by reading & practicing our IELTS Writing & Speaking Actual Test. IELTS Writing test Writing task 1 (a…

General IELTS Writing Task 1 Correction: Write a letter to a course coordinator

Your-have a full-time job and are also doing a part-time evening course. You find that you cannot continue the course. Write a letter to…

Common mistakes in IELTS – Incorrect omissions (Part 5)

271. Omission of the direct object when there are two objects Don’t say: I asked him for some ink, and he gave me. ✓ Say:…

Common mistakes in IELTS – Incorrect omissions (Part 4)

260. Omission of there as an introductory word Don’t say: Once lived a great king. √ Say: Once there/There once lived a great king. Use…

Common mistakes in IELTS – Incorrect omissions (Part 3)

251. Omission of a or an from make a noise, etc. Don’t say: I told them not to make noise. √ Say: I told…

Common mistakes in IELTS – Un-English expressions (Part 3)

211. Set a watch by, not put a watch with Don’t say: I put my watch with the radio news. ✓ Say: I set my…

Common mistakes in IELTS – Un-English expressions (Part 2)

196. Ask a question, not make a question Don’t say: Naomi made me several questions. ✓ Say: Naomi asked me several questions. 197. Take…

Common mistakes in IELTS – Miscellaneous examples (Part 6)

176. Using the reason is because instead of the reason is that Don’t say: The reason is because I believe it. ✓ Say: The reason…