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Welcome to my IELTS blog!

Thursday, 6th October 2016

Hello, welcome to my IELTS blog! I’m Jeremy, an IELTS tutor and IELTS book writer who provides private 1:1 IELTS exam preparation courses and lessons in London. This blog will contain IELTS news, recent exam questions and many tips. I hope you will find it useful. Jeremy

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Computer-Delivered IELTS

Wednesday, 24th July 2019

Did you know that you can take the General or Academic IELTS test on a computer? The computer-delivered test (also called the computer-based test) can be taken in many countries, including the UK. If you choose to take the computer-delivered test, you will take the Listening, Reading and Writing test using a computer. The speaking… Continue reading…

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Achieving A 7.0 In Academic IELTS Writing Task 1

Wednesday, 26th June 2019

Many of my students ask me what is important in order to achieve a 7.0 or higher in Academic IELTS Writing Task 1. I believe that 6 main things are required:

1. Accurate description of the data/information 2. Consistent use of the correct verb tense 3. Variety of vocabulary, especially different verbs and also adverbs… Continue reading…

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10% Discount On All IELTS Courses!

Friday, 24th May 2019

Good news! There is a 10% discount on all IELTS courses in June. To get this discount, the course must start in June and you should quote ‘June discount’ when you contact me.

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Academic IELTS Writing Task 1: Types Of Diagrams

Friday, 26th April 2019

For Academic IELTS Writing Task 1 the test taker has to write 150 words describing either a line graph, a bar chart, a table, pie charts, a map or a process. Also, sometimes the test taker will need to describe a combination of two diagrams such as a pie chart and a table. It is… Continue reading…

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10% Discount On All IELTS Courses!

Thursday, 14th February 2019

Good news! There is a 10% discount on all IELTS courses in February. To get this discount, the course must start in February and you should quote ‘February discount’ when you contact me.

IELTS Questions

IELTS Writing Task 2: A Throwaway Society

Tuesday, 18th December 2018

Here is an IELTS Writing Task 2 question that came up in the exam in December 2018:

People are living in a ‘throwaway society’, using things for a short time and then throwing them away. What are the causes of this? What problems does it lead to?

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IELTS Writing Task 2 Ideas

Tuesday, 4th December 2018

Do you need ideas for IELTS Writing Task 2? Many of my students tell me that they struggle to think of ideas and opinions for questions and topics in Writing Task 2 so I have written a book to help! It is an ebook and contains example questions, ideas, opinions and key vocabulary relating to… Continue reading…