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Booking your IELTS test - A step-by-step guide

Convenience is key when it comes to booking your IELTS test. In fact, it’s actually simpler than you’d think!

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The A to Z of IELTS: M is to Memorise or not

Can memorising answers be a useful approach in your preparation for your IELTS test? Let's take a look.

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Get ready for at-home testing with IELTS Online… coming your way soon!

Do you wish you could be one step closer to your study abroad goals and take your English test from the comfort of your own home? Very soon it will be possible.

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IDP pausing IELTS operations in Russia

In response to the conflict in Ukraine, we have decided to pause IELTS testing in Russia.

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The A to Z of IELTS: L is for Lexical Resource

Lexical resource is all about how flexibly and fluently you can find the right words and phrases to convey precise meanings.

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Meet Anthea: From IELTS test taker to an Australian business owner

From Bachelors in English literature and Drama in South Africa to owning a business in Australia. Read the inspiring story of Anthea's study path.

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Anthea van den Bergh
Anthea is a spunky multi-platform journalist and social media specialist. Originally from South Africa, she is living in Melbourne, VIC.
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The A to Z of IELTS: K is for Keywords (part 2)

In part 2 of this series, we look at scanning and identifying questions for keywords in the IELTS Reading test.

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The A to Z of IELTS: K is for Keywords (part 1)

Looking out for keywords is a great way to identify and understand what the topic is about. It's also a useful tool in helping you build ideas.

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IELTS New Year resolutions campaign 2022

As part of our New Year celebrations, we ran a campaign on our social channels where we invited test takers to share their IELTS goals with us.

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The A to Z of IELTS: J is for Justification

In the IELTS Speaking and Writing tests, you will be required to justify your opinion and ideas. Let’s look at some ways to do this along with some examples.