A quick overview of Road to IELTS Helps with all four exam modules Developed by the British Council Includes 120 hours of learning materials Academic and General training versions www.britishcouncil.org
How will Road to IELTS benefit you? Learners become familiar with the exam format Learners develop vocab and awareness in 12 key themes Helps learners measure progress and understand mistakes Develops confidence Focuses on IELTS themes Provides instant feedback Provides exam practice For example, with timed listening tests www.britishcouncil.org
Road to IELTS is easy to use. Progress www.britishcouncil.org
Click to watch an IELTS speaking test. Video www.britishcouncil.org
Road to IELTS is easy to use. Exam tips www.britishcouncil.org
There are six main sections: Writing 2 Reading Listenin g Speakin g Words Writing 1 www.britishcouncil.org What kind of activities?
Learners listen to a speaker and match a leisure activity www.britishcouncil.org Words
Learners work on authentic texts, as in the exam www.britishcouncil.org Reading
Learners practise with timed listening tests, as in the exam www.britishcouncil.org Listening
Learners watch videos of the speaking test www.britishcouncil.org Speaking
Candidates learn to describe charts and tables www.britishcouncil.org Writing 1
Candidates practise developing a written argument www.britishcouncil.org Writing 2
The videos gives candidates a real feel for the exam Learners watch four candidates answer differently Candidates are from different countries and of different ability Each section of the speaking test is practised in detail www.britishcouncil.org Why is the speaking section so useful?
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