Monthly Archives: February 2017

You construct a band 9 essay by the end of this video!

Here is the essay as it appears in the video: Nowadays, all new town planning should include public parks, shopping malls and sports facilities. Do you agree or disagree with this statement? Designing the layout of a new town is … Continue reading

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You choose the prepositions!

The essay as it appears in the video: What are some alternatives to fossil fuels? Do you feel the world will ever stop using them? Global dependence on fossil fuels continues to be a pressing problem in the modern world. … Continue reading

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Do the advantages trump the disadvantages in this IELTS essay?

[Note: The word ‘phenomenons’ appears in this video. This should be ‘phenomena’, as it is with reference to the scientific plural.] More and more students are going to another country for higher education. Do the advantages of this outweigh the … Continue reading

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CAN YOU WRITE IN ALL CAPS ON THE IELTS?! (…and other questions!)

In this video, we use the Information for Candidates PDF to answer a few questions. Download your own copy of this document at: https://www.ielts.org/~/media/publications/information-for-candidates/ielts-information-for-candidates-2015-english-uk.ashx (Is that link not working? Google ‘IELTS info for candidates’.) Have my ebooks in your inbox … Continue reading

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