For IELTS. "The essay is a commonly assigned form of writing that every student will encounter while in academia. Therefore, it is wise for the student to become capable and comfortable with this type of writing early on in her training." Section 3 has one longer text (about 700 words) with more complex lan¬ guage and structure. The text will be about a general topic and will come from sources like general interest magazines.
IELTS Advantage Reading Skills s is a fully comprehensive resource for passing the IELTS Academic Reading Test with a grade of 6.5–7.0 or higher. Students who are taking the General IELTS Test can also benefit from the book. This book teaches a range of key strategies for reading more effectively and for understanding texts more easily.
The three parts of this practice Reading test are presented over three separate web pages. Make sure you move swiftly from one page to the next so that your practice is as realistic as possible.
Time yourself and allow just one hour to complete all three parts.
There are 40 questions in this practice paper. Each question carries one mark.
If you prefer to work offline, download the test paper and blank answer sheet.
Tổng hợp lý thuyết tiêu chuẩn cho 4 kỹ năng về tiếng Anh: Nghe, nói , đọc, viết: "The reading, writing, speaking and listening standards describe what students should know and be able with the English language at four grade levels, provide the targets for instruction and student learning essential for success in all academic areas.
The book contains completely different practice materials. It will help you familiarise yourself with each of the tests. You can learn about how each of the tests is assessed and pick up some valuable tips.
The book contains:
* practice tests for Listening, Speaking, Academic Reading and Writing, General Training Reading and Writing
* Listening, Reading and Writing answer sheets
* Listening and Reading practice test answer keys and Listening tapescripts
* sample candidate Writing responses and examiners comments
* sample candidate Speaking tests and examiners...
In each writing assignment, the students are introduced gradually to the
writing process and encouraged to improve their writing through prewriting
and careful revision. They are also introduced to the basic concepts of academic
writing—thesis statements, topic sentences, unity, specificity, completeness,
order, and coherence. However, the main purpose of the writing instruction is
to give the students an opportunity to use their new knowledge of grammar
and sentence structure to communicate their own thoughts and ideas....
The International English Language Testing System (IELTS) examination
can be taken in over 100 different countries in the world. It is primarily
designed to assess the readiness of candidates to study or train in further or higher education
courses held in English at college or university.
The examination takes 2 hours and 45 minutes to complete, and consists of four Sub-tests in the
skills of listening, reading, writing and speaking.
What is the Vocabulary List? The following quotation comes
from Jim Burke’s home page.
“A thorough survey of various textbooks, assignments, content
area standards, and examinations yields the following list of words.
You cannot expect to succeed on assignments if you do not
understand the directions. The words fall into several categories,
which are not identified on this sheet: nouns (e.g., What you read
or create); verbs (e.g., What the assignment asks you to do);
A rich vocabulary is both a great asset and a great joy. When you have an extensive vocabulary, you can provide precise, vivid descriptions; you can speak more ﬂuently and with more conﬁdence; you can understand more of what you read; and you can read more sophisticated texts. A good vocab-
ulary can enrich your personal life, help you achieve academic success, and give you an edge over others in the workplace.
It contains some practice examples of IELTS Listening, IELTS Reading, IELTS Writing and IELTS Speaking for IELTS academic and IELTS General. These practice exercises of IELTS are copyrighted and should not be used for any commercial purpose. Candidates of IELTS can download and print this book for free for the practice of IELTS. The original practice exercises workbook for IELTS providing extensive, guided practice for both the Academic and the General Training Modules of the IELTS exam. References mostly to Britain and with British accents....
Insight into IELTS offers comprehensive preparation for the International English Language Testing System, known as IELTS. The course progressively develops skills and language for each test paper by examining the four IELTS papers one by one, including both Academic and General Training modules for the Reading and Writing modules. Insight into IELTS also introduces students to the types of communication tasks which they are likely to meet in an English-speaking environment.
501 Vocabulary Questions
A rich vocabulary is both a great asset and a great joy. When you have an extensive vocabulary, you can provide precise, vivid descriptions; you can speak more ﬂuently and with more conﬁdence; you can understand more of what you read; and you can read more sophisticated texts. A good vocab- ulary can enrich your personal life, help you achieve academic success, and give you an edge over others in the workplace.
The new edition of Focus on IELTS not only prepares students for IELTS but also equips them with the tools they need to succeed in academic life.
Additional exam practice is available with the interactive iTests on this CD-ROM. The first complete and integrated IELTS preparation course, providing comprehensive exam skills development and graded practice. The Coursebook contains 20 short units organised into thematically linked pairs. The first unit in each pair focuses on reading and vocabulary, the second unit focuses on listening and writing skills.
This book describes the four modules of the IELTS test, and contain lots of practice tests for each one, it has been designed for upperintermediate and advanced levels. IELTS to Success; Preparation, Tips and Practice with Revised Speaking Test Supplement (2001) provides full explanations of the format of each test, skills and strategies for approaching the questions and practice tests for the Listening, Reading and Writing modules. These tests are suitable for the IELTS Academic module.
IELTS Graduation is a comprehensive course for students preparing to take the IELTS academic test. Aimed at the IELTS band 5.5 – 7.5, this topic-based book contains a wide range of activities to train students in all the required skills to help improve their IELTS score. It provides clear and practical information on all parts of the IELTS examination, as well as teaching them the skills required to do well.
There is also a focus on pronunciation. In addition, each unit has one page for a test practice activity, or three pages when it is academic reading test practice. The test practice includes examples of all the different tasks in the following papers: Academic Reading, General Training Reading, Academic Writing, General Training Writing, Listening and Speaking (see the summary of the Academic and General Training tests on pp6-7).
The aim always has been to make the reader more conﬁdent and
This is a fast-track reference book. It is not a dictionary although,
like a dictionary, it is arranged alphabetically. It concentrates on
problem areas; it anticipates diﬃculties; it invites cross-references. By
exploring punctuation, for example, and paragraphing, it goes far
beyond a dictionary’s terms of reference. It is not intended to
replace a dictionary; it rather supplements it.
Because your score on the TOEFL exam can determine whether or not you are accepted into an academic
institution or program, it is important to prepare carefully for the exam.As you have probably noticed, there
are dozens of TOEFL exam preparation books available in libraries and bookstores. Most of these books
provide you with practice TOEFL exams to help you become familiar with the format of the test. But taking
practice TOEFL exams will do little to boost your score if what you really need is to improve your basic