In the IELTS exam, you will be docked points for wrong spelling. While most students spend a lot of time learning vocabulary, or understanding how the exam works, they often forget to learn how to spell.
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Should you say, "There is much rain in Paris"? What about "How many If you don't know why that's unnatural, then read on.
Ideas change, and what's radical to one generation may be normal to the next.
In English, the negative component can be put in a variety of places. But, as long as the meaning is the same, the negative element should go as close to the beginning as possible.
Stressing a word when speaking, by saying it longer, louder or with higher intonation, will show the listener which word is key.
Speaking tests are a performance. You have to show your skills.
Many non-native English speakers find it difficult to add detail and expand. As a result, their speaking test scores are lower than they should be, and their writing lacks sophistication and impact.
One essential part of speaking well is to break your speech into short chunks—usually a few words— and pausing briefly after each one.
The Grammar/Syntax section of the G.B.C. test is one in which the majority of students score below 3, with scores of 1 or 2 being very common.
Pronunciation is often students' lowest score. It's also tough to improve. However, understanding your score more deeply is an important step towards getting better. Let's take a look at the pronunciation section.
Many students who have studied vocabulary still don't score well in the G.B.C. test. We'll show you why.