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Your Journey to the IELTS Exam: The Key Mistakes You Should Avoid As A Beginner

Begin your IELTS prep the right way with IDP! Discover common errors in our beginner’s guide and master the IELTS test with confidence.

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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!

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PTE vs IELTS: which is the easier English test?

Unsure of which English language proficiency test to migrate to Australia? This will help you decide.

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IELTS Academic Writing free practice questions

Download our free Academic Writing sample question and familiarise yourself with the questions you might get on test day.

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Navigating Beyond the Intermediate English Language Learning Hurdle

So you’ve learnt the basics of English, but are not quite fluent yet? Here are some effective strategies to overcome this plateau.

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Minimum IELTS score to study in New Zealand universities in 2024

Looking to study in New Zealand? Here are the IELTS scores required to enter the university of your dreams!

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Common myths: comparison of IELTS and other English proficiency tests

Myths about IELTS and other English proficiency tests

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Minimum IELTS score to work in New Zealand and get PR in 2024

Here are the necessary IELTS scores for your visa application to work, live and even migrate to New Zealand. Check out our comprehensive list here.

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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.

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Why IELTS Listening is difficult – how to ace it

The IELTS listening test isn’t as hard as it seems. Here are 5 tactics to help guide you towards a higher score!

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