IELTS – The Complete Guide to General Reading takes you step by step, from a basic understanding of the IELTS exam to a point where you have the necessary skills and confidence to take the exam. You will be introduced to twelve question types commonly used in the IELTS exam:
Listening is a very important skill in the IELTS. In general, you need to have a good listening skill to be able to interact with other people. You have to understand what a person is saying to have a logical and meaningful conversation. In the IELTS listening, candidates are presented with four different tasks which evaluate their skills.
What makes this book special?
This is not just a book of tests – it has a formula for success.
First, it teaches you the best ways to understand and solve IELTS tasks, next it gives you complete IELTS ‘fitness training’, then it tests your performance with a full IELTS test, so you are truly test-ready.
First-timers will do very well with this book from the start (no need to retake the test!)
4 Academic Tests
1 General Training Test
• Step-by-step guidance by an experienced IELTS examiner
• Exercises to improve your listening, speaking, reading, and writing skills
• The English spelling and vocabulary you need to know
This is the area it requires a lot of discipline. Start this section once you are done with at least 10 listening tests. This is because unless you attain the sense of confidence that you will get from your first 10 listening tests, practicing this section looks very boring.
Who is this book for?
Practice Tests for IELTS 2: Prepare you for the IELTS test whether you are taking the test for the first time or re-sitting it. It has been written for learners with band score 5-5.5 who are trying to achieve band score 6 or higher.
This book is a step by step guide to getting a better score in your IELTS exam.With more than 20 years of classroom experience and materials development, Richard L King makes sense of the IELTS reading exam and explains reading techniques and strategies in clear and simple English that everyone can understand.