Author Archives: Ryan

About Ryan

I have been developing online IELTS training resources for over 10 years. For more information about me and how I can help your preparation for the IELTS, please email me: ryan@ieltsielts.com

I tried teaching IELTS Writing using Minecraft!

I have been experimenting with Minecraft Education recently, which has proved itself to be an interesting platform for certain kinds of distance learning. I’m not totally convinced it is the best platform through which to teach essay writing, but I … Continue reading

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Important 2020 changes to IELTS Listening!

This video explains some important changes to IELTS Listening that were implemented in early 2020.

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These Task 2 topics were repeats!

In this video, I examine the phenomenon of repeat questions in IELTS Writing Task 2.

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Good vs bad IELTS essay structures

In this video, we look at a Task 2 question seen this year in Pakistan and contrast strong versus weak response structures:

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