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Don't overdo it: How to ace your IELTS Speaking test

From steering clear of over-rehearsing to focusing on your experience, take a look at these 6 useful tips to ace your IELTS Speaking test.

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Should I take IELTS Academic or General Training for immigration?

Unsure which IELTS test type to opt for? Fret not! We go through several scenarios and the most appropriate test type to choose in our article.

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Don’t overthink during your IELTS test - 7 tips you must know!

From letting go of perfectionism to making full use of IELTS flexibility, here are 7 useful tips to help you prepare for your IELTS test.

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3 parts of IELTS Speaking, and what to look out for!

In this article, let us take you through the three different parts of the IELTS Speaking test and how to ace it with flying colours.

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Coaching vs Self study - IELTS Preparation 101

When it comes to your preparation, there are different approaches to take, such as self-study or undergoing a prep course.

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Gaining your IELTS confidence back, after several tries and failures

Failed in your latest IELTS attempt? Don’t despair! Here’s a game plan to regain your confidence and bounce back with a win to attain the band score you desire!

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Six daily habits for a higher Speaking band score

Getting a high band score on your IELTS Speaking test requires practice and persistence. Here are six daily habits that can help you achieve your goal.

IELTS vs TOEFL vs PTE: Which English test should I take?

Choosing which English proficiency test to take can be a tricky decision. There are a number of factors you need to consider.

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The difference between IELTS Academic and IELTS General Training

IELTS provides you with a choice between the Academic and General Training tests. So which one should you book? Let's find out.

Meet Peter Pei: IELTS test taker to RMIT sessional teacher

After relocating from China and graduating from a university in Melbourne, Peter credits his strong IELTS results with helping him to secure a job in Australia.