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Importance of Tone

The importance of tone

On the IELTS Writing test, one thing that we must consider is tone. In fact, tone is something that is important whether we are communicating in writing or when we are speaking. Using the correct tone helps to ensure our message is received clearly and in the way we intend. Let’s begin by reviewing the different sections of the Academic and General Training IELTS tests: Academic Test Task 1 – a description, summary or explanation of a graph, table, chart or diagram Task [...]

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Few Mistakes Which MUST NOT be Done in IELTS Writing

Few common mistakes are observed in IELTS writing test which should not be done. Something This word is not seen in any formal writing and it is considered as an informal word.As writing of Ielts is formal and these things should be avoidable.For instance, One must do something whenever he is free” is informal sentence.“One must do random chores in free time.” is a formal sentence which should be used in IELTS writing. So-so This word is used to describe ordinary things or [...]

Let English Come Naturally to You

If you are reading this blog that means that you have decided to make yourself more familiar with the English language. You must have gone through the basics, – the grammar, sentence structures and rules, done writing exercises, yet this language still feels a little alien to you. The culprit? That little part of your brain doing the constant translation from Hindi to English and vice versa. Using your primary language as a foundation stone to learn any foreign language [...]

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Using Idioms In IELTS Speaking Test

Use of idioms is one of the major differences between native English speakers and those who learn English as a second language. Idioms can really help to improve your score in the IELTS speaking test but can also result in lowering the score if not used correctly. Before discussing further, let’s have a little talk about the meaning of idioms An idiom is a group of words or phrases that has a meaning which is not clear through the words used. For instance, ‘It’s raining cats and dogs’ means that [...]

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Everything You Need To Know About CELPIP

CELPIP is the Canadian English Language Proficiency Index Program test which is a general English language proficiency test. CELPIP is an English language assessment tool which measures listening, reading, writing, and speaking skills. It is a fully computerized exam which provides several benefits to the test takers. CELPIP Test Takers use a computer mouse and keyboard to complete Reading and Writing components of the test, and a computer microphone and headset to complete the Listening and Speaking components. Computerized tests offer test takers a quick and reliable testing experience. There are two versions of [...]

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Confidence is the Key to Becoming a Good Conversationalist

Often times we are in a doubt as to whether the conversation is going in a good direction or not. Sometimes we may even become conscious of the words coming out of our mouth. This is exactly the reason why we falter in our conversations or get stuck. The key to becoming a good conventionalist lies not just in words and knowledge; it is primarily guided by the confidence of the speaker. Confidence is an easy thing to project, because [...]

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How to Get More Bands in Speaking?

Speaking involves face to face communication and majority of people finds it difficult. But, in reality it is the most scoring section to increase your overall band score. Test takers find it difficult owing to the shortage of time to plan their answers. Here are the following tips that will help you to perform good in speaking module. Don’t Be Nervous Always smile and be confident whatever you speak. Your ideas or knowledge about any topic will not be judged .This module is just to check your language proficiency. [...]

SOME CREATIVE WAYS TO LEARN ENGLISH LANGUAGE

English language learning process can be fun if innovative ideas are used to get hold over this language. These days more preference is given to people having extraordinary communication skills. How to make this stress free and interesting? Here are some ways mentioned which can make this tedious process exciting. ROLE PLAY This is a fun activity which students can perform in group. Teachers can carry out this activity in class. In this activity students try to imitate some characters and adopt behaviour of someone else. Role [...]

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Common Mistakes of PTE that can reduce the overall score

Silly mistakes can create a blunder. If you are planning to get a good score in PTE then there is no room for mistakes. There are some errors that can be monitored while performing different modules. COMMON ERRORS IN SPEAKING MODULE- 1. Ignoring the time provided for preparation. Making untidy notes while jotting down points in case of Re-tell the lecture and Repeat the sentence. 2. Speaking extremely fast and ignoring the correct pronunciation of words. 3. Shouting while read aloud and speaking before the beep sound. 4. Giving least [...]

IELTS Success Formula – What to keep in mind for scoring a good band.

The Success of IELTS depends on the number of factors. Basic English Skills+ Analytical skills and Reasoning + Common sense + General Idea about world issues + Presence of mind + Vocabulary knowledge + Relevant Training IELTS has no set or predefined syllabus or course material It means that cramming or attempting any number of tests or reading multitude of books does not mean that you have covered the full extent or scope out of which the test will be conducted. The [...]