IELTS Preparation Lessons

Are you planning to take an IELTS exam? You can learn more about IELTS and how to approach the different parts of the exam in this series of free IELTS preparation English video lessons. Enjoy browsing through these Oxford Online English archives.

10 Essential IELTS Writing Tips – Video

In this lesson, you can get ten essential IELTS writing tips you can use in your exam.
How’s this lesson different? Well, we collected feedback from students who took IELTS, and also interviewed IELTS examiners. Our aim is to give you the most up-to-date IELTS advice, and also give you tips which you might not find elsewhere.
We’ve also included our own top tips, which we’ve developed through teaching hundreds of IELTS candidates.

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How to Make an IELTS Study Plan – Video

In this lesson, you’ll see how to make an IELTS study plan to prepare for the IELTS exam.

You’ll see a six-step plan which anyone can follow. You’ll learn how to prepare for the different parts of the IELTS exam, and you’ll also see useful books and resources to make your IELTS preparation easier and more effective.

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How to Summarise a Text – Video

In this lesson, you can learn how to read and summarise a text.
Summarising a text is a vital skill for your English reading. If you can’t make a short, clear summary of the main ideas of a text, then you almost certainly haven’t understood it fully.
Here, you’ll see some strategies you can use to improve your English reading, read faster, and improve your reading comprehension.

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Improve Your IELTS Writing Grammar Score – Video

In this lesson, you can learn how to improve your grammar for the IELTS writing exam.
You’ll see exactly what resources you need to improve your grammar score for IELTS writing. You’ll also get a practical plan which you can follow.

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IELTS Writing Linking Words and Phrases – Video

In this lesson, you can learn how to use linking words and phrases for the IELTS writing exam.Linking words are important for your IELTS writing, especially for the essay. Using linking words well can make a big difference to your coherence and cohesion score, which is 25% of your writing score.Even if you’re not preparing for an IELTS exam and just want to improve your English writing generally, this lesson could help you!

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