If you are very familiar with the IELTS test, you will probably already know that it is more or less theme-based. You would do well to gather enough information to not only be more acquainted with the vocabulary or have adequate background knowledge when following the information given in IELTS Listening or Reading texts, but also argue your […]Read more "Discussing ‘nature’ vs ‘nurture’ in IELTS Writing and Speaking"
IELTS candidates may find that the topic of gender and parental roles may appear quite often in either IELTS Speaking and more frequently, IELTS Writing Task 2. Here are some examples of tasks that may come up in essay writing: “Fatherhood ought to be emphasised as much as motherhood. The idea that women are solely responsible for […]Read more "Discussing mothers in IELTS Writing and Speaking"
The topic of technology might come up in certain test questions either in IELTS Writing Task 2 or IELTS Speaking Part 2 or 3. Here is an example of what you may be asked in an essay: Nowadays, the way many people interact with each other has changed because of technology. In what ways has […]Read more "Discussing children and technology in IELTS Speaking Part 3"
The topic of reading may come up as interview questions in IELTS Speaking Part 1 such as: Do you enjoy reading? Do you normally read for work or for leisure? or a Part 2 topic, for example: Describe your favourite book or story when you were a child. or even a Part 3 discussion question, […]Read more "IELTS Listening Practice on Child Literacy"
Today is World Book Day which celebrates a very important activity: reading. Literacy and reading may be a topic worth exploring as you may be asked to talk about these in certain themes such as education, hobbies and leisure time, child education, and so on. Here is an article that has some useful expressions that […]Read more "How to discuss literacy in IELTS Writing and Speaking"
The role of men and women in society is another topic that may come up in either IELTS Writing or Speaking. For instance, in an IELTS Writing Task 2 question, you may be asked: Woman and men are commonly seen as having different strength and weaknesses. Is it right to exclude males or females from […]Read more "Discussing gender roles in IELTS Writing and Speaking"