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The IELTS Test Format Explained

Learn everything you need to know about the IELTS test format, from covers listening, reading, writing and speaking components. You’ll be better prepared!

12 July 2024
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IELTS Writing Test: a Comprehensive Guide to Achieving a Band 9

Master the IELTS Writing test with our guide. From understanding scoring criteria to test-day strategies and IDP's resources, target band 9 with confidence.

12 July 2024
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IELTS Preparation: Step-by-Step Guide to Improving English Language Skills

Unlock IELTS success with our step-by-step preparation guide. Start improving your English vocabulary and confidently ace the test. Read more.

12 July 2024
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Common Myths: Comparison of IELTS and Other English Proficiency Tests

Myths about IELTS and other English proficiency tests

12 July 2024
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Complete Guide to the IELTS Listening test

Complete guide to the IELTS Listening test

12 July 2024
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IELTS Listening: Active vs. Passive Learning for Optimal Success

Learn the difference between active and passive listening for IELTS. Discover effective strategies to improve your IELTS listening scores with IDP.

12 July 2024
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When to Opt for IELTS Over Other English Tests

IELTS Listening: active learning vs passive learning

12 July 2024
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Top 10 Movies to Watch to Master English

Improve your English with our top movie picks! Learn which films to put on your watchlist, and how you can get more expert guidance for your IELTS test.

12 July 2024
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Podcasts and Audiobooks: The Modern Way to Master English

How to improve your English through podcasts and audiobooks

12 July 2024
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Building Confidence in English: Daily Habits for Continued Improvement

Daily habits for building confidence in English

11 July 2024
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