Ready for IELTS

This course is specifically designed for candidates who are at pre-intermediate to an intermediate level in English and are aiming to rach a better band on the test. This course covers the tips and practice required for the test, in addition to language study to build up a range of vocabulary and structure that will enhance their exam skills.

Course name and level

Duration and frequency

Placement Test fees

  • Ready for IELTS
  • 40 hours
  • Classes are two hours daily
  • Free

Listening

Language

  • Short answer questions
  • Form filling
  • Understanding opinions and reasons
  • Listening for specific information
  • Note-taking
  • Matching
  • Multiple choice questions
  • Recognizing feelings
  • Identifying views
  • Adverbs of frequency
  • Attributive adjectives
  • Really, so, very, such
  • Too + adjective or adverb
  • Passive voice
  • Comparative and contrastive forms
  • Linking devices based on contrast
  • Cohesion
  • Narrative tenses
  • Cause and effect linkers
  • Modals
  • Superlatives
  • Concession linkers
  • Conditional linkers
  • Gerund and infinitive structures
  • Modal verbs of obligation
  • Indirect statements of conditions
  • Demonstrative adjectives for substitution

Reading

  • Skimming and scanning
  • Multiple matching
  • Sentence completion
  • Finding main ideas
  • Note completion
  • True False Not given
  • Main idea and supporting details
  • Summary
  • Finding information in paragraphs

Writing

Examination Practice

  • Letters- tone and format
  • Describing a process
  • Analysing a chart
  • Brainstorming
  • Describing data
  • Paragraph writing
  • Establishing a position
  • Analyzing the question
  • READING: Types of question and strategies
  • Multiple choice
  • Short answers
  • Paragraph headings
  • Summary
  • Yes, No, Not given
  • LISTENING
  • All sections of the test
  • WRITING
  • Task one - practice of both GT and Academic tasks
  • Task two- Practice of discursive writing
  • SPEAKING
  • Whole test practice

Speaking

  • Introductions
  • Hobbies and interests
  • Expressing feeling
  • Agreeing and disagreeing
  • Giving opinions
  • Expanding answers
  • Pronunciation practice
  • Speculations and hypotheses