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Data

11/25/2014 17:31:13 PM

Today’s word of the day is data The post Data appeared first on DC IELTS. > read more

Create

11/24/2014 17:18:18 PM

Today’s word of the day s create The post Create appeared first on DC IELTS. > read more

Contract

11/23/2014 10:54:17 AM

Today’s word of the day is contract The post Contract appeared first on DC IELTS. > read more

Review lesson for IELTS speaking

11/23/2014 08:51:50 AM

A teaching idea for review lesson for IELTS speaking designed to add life to the classroom The post Review lesson for IELTS speaking appeared first on DC IELTS. > read more

Context

11/21/2014 17:05:46 PM

Today’s word of the day is context The post Context appeared first on DC IELTS. > read more

IELTS tutor in Virginia USA

11/20/2014 08:37:51 AM

An IELTS tutor in Virginia USA who specialises in writing The post IELTS tutor in Virginia USA appeared first on DC IELTS. > read more

How to speak with emphasis – some different options

11/20/2014 06:06:50 AM

Different ways to improve your speaking by trying to add emphasis to what you say. The post How to speak with emphasis – some different options appeared first on DC IELTS. > read more

Constitute

11/20/2014 04:14:30 AM

Today’s word of the day is constitute The post Constitute appeared first on DC IELTS. > read more

The language to summarise two pie charts

11/19/2014 03:12:14 AM

A lesson on the different language you need to summarise two pie charts in IELTS task 1. There are times you do need the language of change for pie charts The post The language to summarise two pie charts appeared first on DC IELTS. > read more

Consist

11/19/2014 01:49:12 AM

Today’s word of the day is consist The post Consist appeared first on DC IELTS. > read more

Introduction to topic sentences

11/18/2014 05:18:43 AM

A quick introduction to topic sentences for IELTS essays. The post Introduction to topic sentences appeared first on DC IELTS. > read more

Benefit

11/18/2014 01:59:57 AM

Today’s word of the day is benefit The post Benefit appeared first on DC IELTS. > read more

Government vocabulary and ideas

11/17/2014 04:21:11 AM

A selection of government vcoabulary and ideas to help IELTS candidates write and speak about social topics in the exam. The post Government vocabulary and ideas appeared first on DC IELTS. > read more

Assess

11/17/2014 01:39:49 AM

Today’s word of the day is assess The post Assess appeared first on DC IELTS. > read more

Enquiry on Results – getting your IELTS re-marked

11/16/2014 14:46:22 PM

Advice to IELTS candidates on the Enquiry on Results procedure and getting their IELTS re-marked. The post Enquiry on Results – getting your IELTS re-marked appeared first on DC IELTS. > read more

Area

11/16/2014 01:19:55 AM

Today’s word of the day is area The post Area appeared first on DC IELTS. > read more

Vocabulary review – some research words

11/15/2014 11:11:49 AM

A vocabulary review exercise on 6 words form the academic word list relating to research The post Vocabulary review – some research words appeared first on DC IELTS. > read more

How to use the present perfect in IELTS

11/14/2014 06:27:05 AM

Ways to use the present perfect in IELTS speaking and writing with a quick guide on how to get the tense right. The post How to use the present perfect in IELTS appeared first on DC IELTS. > read more

Approach

11/14/2014 01:35:59 AM

Today’s word of the day is approach The post Approach appeared first on DC IELTS. > read more

How to use linking words in speaking

11/13/2014 07:47:46 AM

How to use linking words in speaking to improve your fluency and coherence. The words you use may be quite simple – you just need to use them in the right way. The post How to use linking words in speaking appeared first on DC IELTS. > read more

Interpret

11/13/2014 04:02:52 AM

Todays’ word of the day is interpret The post Interpret appeared first on DC IELTS. > read more

An online English teacher for you

11/12/2014 06:42:32 AM

An online English teacher who specialises in IELTS and interactive learning The post An online English teacher for you appeared first on DC IELTS. > read more

Read more quickly in IELTS

11/12/2014 05:18:27 AM

Ideas to help with reading more quickly in IELTS. Skimming is a key skill and so you need to understand general meaning too. Speed is not always the answer. The post Read more quickly in IELTS appeared first on DC IELTS. > read more

Research

11/12/2014 02:43:07 AM

Today’s word of the day is research The post Research appeared first on DC IELTS. > read more

Immigration vocabulary and ideas

11/11/2014 04:31:14 AM

Immigration vocabulary and ideas for essays and discussion tasks with more language for discussing problems The post Immigration vocabulary and ideas appeared first on DC IELTS. > read more

Assume

11/11/2014 02:36:21 AM

Today’s word of the day is assume The post Assume appeared first on DC IELTS. > read more

Filling out the IELTS listening answer sheet – some common problems

11/10/2014 04:51:28 AM

Advice on filling out the IELTs listening answer sheet The post Filling out the IELTS listening answer sheet – some common problems appeared first on DC IELTS. > read more

Concept

11/10/2014 01:18:45 AM

The word of the day is concept The post Concept appeared first on DC IELTS. > read more

An IELTS warmer – name the numbers

11/09/2014 05:06:08 AM

A quick teaching idea and resource for IELTS teachers; a warmer to help students understand the rules of the IELTS game The post An IELTS warmer – name the numbers appeared first on DC IELTS. > read more

Analyse

11/09/2014 03:56:29 AM

Today’s word of the day is analyse The post Analyse appeared first on DC IELTS. > read more

Vocabulary review – word forms and collocations – list 6

11/08/2014 03:38:29 AM

A vocabulary review of words from academic word list focussing on word formation and collocation The post Vocabulary review – word forms and collocations – list 6 appeared first on DC IELTS. > read more

IELTS speaking course

11/07/2014 01:51:52 AM

A recommended IELTS speaking course The post IELTS speaking course appeared first on DC IELTS. > read more

Exceed

11/07/2014 01:43:10 AM

Today’s word of the day is exceed The post Exceed appeared first on DC IELTS. > read more

Coherence in IELTS speaking – some approaches

11/06/2014 05:31:52 AM

Some suggested approaches to help candidates improve their coherence in IELTS speaking with ideas for each part of the test. ARE ADD QUOTE AREA The post Coherence in IELTS speaking – some approaches appeared first on DC IELTS. > read more

Estate

11/06/2014 01:33:17 AM

Today’s word of the day is estate The post Estate appeared first on DC IELTS. > read more

Learn IELTS by Skype with an expert tutor

11/05/2014 09:54:56 AM

Annabelle is an expert IELTS tutor who works on Skype. Read the testimonials and see what her experience is and then take my word for it that she’s a great person too. The post Learn IELTS by Skype with an expert tutor appeared first on DC IELT > read more

CAE and IELTS – how do they compare?

11/05/2014 04:08:19 AM

A brief overview of how CAE compares to IELTS with links to useful places to find out more The post CAE and IELTS – how do they compare? appeared first on DC IELTS. > read more

Climate change vocabulary and ideas

11/04/2014 01:45:12 AM

Suggestions for climate change vocabulary and ideas for IELTS essays and speaking. The lesson includes words and phrases and also shows how these can be organised to make an essay The post Climate change vocabulary and ideas appeared first on DC IELT > read more

Edit

11/04/2014 01:25:12 AM

Today’s word of the day is edit The post Edit appeared first on DC IELTS. > read more

How to get and organise ideas for IELTS essays

11/03/2014 02:02:37 AM

A lesson showing some ways to get and organise ideas for IELTS essays with examples showing how it can work in practice. The post How to get and organise ideas for IELTS essays appeared first on DC IELTS. > read more

Domain

11/03/2014 01:35:22 AM

Today’s word of the day is domain The post Domain appeared first on DC IELTS. > read more

Diverse

11/02/2014 01:17:52 AM

Today’s word of the day is diverse The post Diverse appeared first on DC IELTS. > read more

News from Dominic

11/01/2014 07:06:03 AM

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Error correction strategies and an exercise on word families

10/31/2014 08:14:10 AM

A lesson with 3 ideas on how to improve the way you check your writing that is both practical and effective in the test The post Error correction strategies and an exercise on word families appeared first on DC IELTS. > read more

Display

10/31/2014 00:44:06 AM

Today’s word of the day is display The post Display appeared first on DC IELTS. > read more

Talk about an animal for IELTS

10/30/2014 09:06:53 AM

A lesson showing how you can talk about an animal for IELTS. The sample answer is both coherent and personal and adds detail The post Talk about an animal for IELTS appeared first on DC IELTS. > read more

Discriminate

10/30/2014 01:28:28 AM

Today’s word of the day is discriminate The post Discriminate appeared first on DC IELTS. > read more

IELTS examiners are your friends – talk to them personally

10/29/2014 16:35:45 PM

An idea on how to make your answers more personal in IELTS speaking and make the examiner more interested in what you’re saying. That’s a good thing. Language included. The post IELTS examiners are your friends – talk to them person > read more

Cooperate

10/29/2014 00:42:22 AM

Today’s word of the day is cooperate The post Cooperate appeared first on DC IELTS. > read more

A formal request letter – a lost certificate

10/28/2014 07:00:42 AM

A lesson on how to write letters with more formal requests in IELTS. There is suggested vocabulary and exercises to test your skills. The post A formal request letter – a lost certificate appeared first on DC IELTS. > read more

Cite

10/28/2014 01:53:42 AM

Today’s word of the day is cite The post Cite appeared first on DC IELTS. > read more

Capable

10/26/2014 23:50:14 PM

Today’s word of the day is capable The post Capable appeared first on DC IELTS. > read more

The do’s and don’ts of academic task one – a teaching resource

10/26/2014 15:11:34 PM

A resource for teaching IELTS writing with a checklist of dos and don’ts for academic task one and examples of sample answers. The post The do’s and don’ts of academic task one – a teaching resource appeared first on DC IELTS. > read more

Brief

10/26/2014 01:12:53 AM

Today’s word of the day is brief The post Brief appeared first on DC IELTS. > read more

Bond

10/25/2014 00:56:44 AM

Today’s word of the day is bond The post Bond appeared first on DC IELTS. > read more

Dianna – an experienced and friendly tutor

10/24/2014 00:28:21 AM

Expert and friendly help in IELTS from a tutor who works on Skype and marks essays The post Dianna – an experienced and friendly tutor appeared first on DC IELTS. > read more

Author

10/23/2014 23:57:54 PM

Today’s word of the day is author The post Author appeared first on DC IELTS. > read more

How to work with an online study partner to improve your IELTS speaking

10/23/2014 01:30:20 AM

Some practical ideas on how learners can work together and without a teacher to improve their speaking. The post How to work with an online study partner to improve your IELTS speaking appeared first on DC IELTS. > read more

Attach

10/22/2014 23:19:19 PM

Today’s word of the day is attach The post Attach appeared first on DC IELTS. > read more

Assign

10/22/2014 01:00:31 AM

Today’s word of the day is assign The post Assign appeared first on DC IELTS. > read more

Allocate

10/21/2014 00:50:44 AM

Today’s word of the day is allocate The post Allocate appeared first on DC IELTS. > read more

Practice exercises for percentage vocabulary

10/20/2014 07:43:11 AM

Two practice exercises for percentage vocabulary The post Practice exercises for percentage vocabulary appeared first on DC IELTS. > read more

Aggregate

10/20/2014 01:10:14 AM

Today’s word of the day is aggregate The post Aggregate appeared first on DC IELTS. > read more

Acknowledge

10/19/2014 00:32:23 AM

Today’s word of the day is acknowledge The post Acknowledge appeared first on DC IELTS. > read more

Accurate

10/18/2014 01:08:32 AM

Today’s word of the day is accurate The post Accurate appeared first on DC IELTS. > read more

How to answer a hard topic in IELTS speaking

10/17/2014 08:30:16 AM

Advice with an example on how it is possible to give a fluent and coherent answer even when you get a harder topic in IELTS speaking. The post How to answer a hard topic in IELTS speaking appeared first on DC IELTS. > read more

Abstract

10/17/2014 00:56:50 AM

Today's word of the day is abstract The post Abstract appeared first on DC IELTS. > read more

Whereas

10/16/2014 00:40:19 AM

Today's word of the day is whereas The post Whereas appeared first on DC IELTS. > read more

Furthermore and moreover

10/15/2014 07:47:14 AM

How to use furthermore and moreover with quizzes to test your skills and video advice. The post Furthermore and moreover appeared first on DC IELTS. > read more

Welfare

10/15/2014 00:36:30 AM

Today's word of the day is welfare. Do you believe that immigrants should qualify for full benefits provided by the welfare state. The post Welfare appeared first on DC IELTS. > read more

Version

10/14/2014 01:21:07 AM

Today's word of the day is version The post Version appeared first on DC IELTS. > read more

Summary statement exercise – a simple line graph

10/13/2014 07:01:02 AM

Exercise to help IELTS candidates write short summary statements for line graphs The post Summary statement exercise – a simple line graph appeared first on DC IELTS. > read more

Trend

10/13/2014 00:37:39 AM

Today's word of the day is trend The post Trend appeared first on DC IELTS. > read more

Transit

10/12/2014 00:33:14 AM

Today's word of the day is transit The post Transit appeared first on DC IELTS. > read more

Target

10/11/2014 01:32:30 AM

Today's word of the day is target The post Target appeared first on DC IELTS. > read more

Symbol

10/10/2014 01:28:24 AM

Today's word of the day is symbol The post Symbol appeared first on DC IELTS. > read more

Sustain

10/09/2014 01:42:27 AM

Today's word of the day is sustain The post Sustain appeared first on DC IELTS. > read more

Substitute

10/08/2014 01:37:13 AM

Today's word of the day is substitute The post Substitute appeared first on DC IELTS. > read more

Style

10/07/2014 01:27:32 AM

Today's word of the day is style The post Style appeared first on DC IELTS. > read more

Stable

10/06/2014 01:25:42 AM

Today's word of the day exercise is stable The post Stable appeared first on DC IELTS. > read more

Revenue

10/03/2014 01:57:50 AM

Today's word of the day is revenue The post Revenue appeared first on DC IELTS. > read more

Reject

10/02/2014 09:43:59 AM

Today's word of the day is reject The post Reject appeared first on DC IELTS. > read more

Adverbs and adjectives – avoiding a common mistake in task 1

04/30/2014 05:14:28 AM

A quiz on finding a common mistake in IELTS task 1 writing and some advice on how to vary your language by using different structures The post Adverbs and adjectives – avoiding a common mistake in task 1 appeared first on DC IELTS. > read more

Ratio

04/30/2014 03:35:35 AM

The word of the day today is ratio The post Ratio appeared first on DC IELTS. > read more

Psychology

04/29/2014 04:03:31 AM

Today's word of the day exercise is psychology. How many different -ology words do you know? Is there a difference between psychology and psychiatry? The post Psychology appeared first on DC IELTS. > read more

An IELTS pie chart exercise

04/28/2014 02:21:06 AM

A model IELTS pie chart summary with a lesson on how to organise your answer with a quick exercise to practise number vocabulary in context. The post An IELTS pie chart exercise appeared first on DC IELTS. > read more

Pursue

04/28/2014 02:08:40 AM

The word of the day is pursue. Would you ever consider pursuing a career in politics? The post Pursue appeared first on DC IELTS. > read more

Describe an important historical event for IELTS

04/27/2014 09:33:32 AM

How to describe a historical event for IELTS speaking. A model answer with help with vocabulary, an exercise to practise the vocabulary and a chance to record yourself to practise your speaking skills. The post Describe an important historical event > read more

Precise

04/27/2014 02:05:03 AM

The word of the day today is precise. What are you doing at this precise moment? Do you know the precise reason why the sea level is rising? The post Precise appeared first on DC IELTS. > read more

Learning vocabulary better – word families

04/26/2014 08:52:10 AM

Two quick exercises to help you use two of the most common words in English better The post Learning vocabulary better – word families appeared first on DC IELTS. > read more

Prime

04/26/2014 03:22:53 AM

Today's word of the day is prime. Is it an adjective, noun or verb? Or is that a bad question? The post Prime appeared first on DC IELTS. > read more

Perspective

04/25/2014 04:39:54 AM

The daily word today is perspective. Do you ever lose perspective? How do you keep things in perspective? The post Perspective appeared first on DC IELTS. > read more

True false not given reading practice

04/25/2014 04:32:00 AM

Short practice reading on true false not given. The post True false not given reading practice appeared first on DC IELTS. > read more

Orient

04/24/2014 08:49:20 AM

Today's word of the day is orient The post Orient appeared first on DC IELTS. > read more

Cause and effect exercises

04/24/2014 06:35:45 AM

Advice on using a variety of cause and effect language in IELTS writing and not just "because" and "reason". The post Cause and effect exercises appeared first on DC IELTS. > read more

Objective

04/23/2014 09:55:39 AM

The daily word is objective. The post Objective appeared first on DC IELTS. > read more

Relationship idioms

04/23/2014 07:48:18 AM

30 idioms and phrasal verbs to describe relationships. Excellent for speaking. The post Relationship idioms appeared first on DC IELTS. > read more

Notion

04/22/2014 12:04:47 PM

Today's word of the day is notion The post Notion appeared first on DC IELTS. > read more

How to compare and contrast numbers in task 1

04/22/2014 09:29:44 AM

How to compare and contrast numbers in IELTS: a list of helpful words and phrases and a practice exercise The post How to compare and contrast numbers in task 1 appeared first on DC IELTS. > read more

Network

04/21/2014 16:36:49 PM

Today's word of the day is network The post Network appeared first on DC IELTS. > read more



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