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My name is Dominic Cole and I can be your IELTS teacher.
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IELTS airport letter
A sample IELTS airport letter with advice on how to write it and make your letters more and less formal
IELTS computer games essay
A sample IELTS computer games essay with extended notes on task response, coherence and cohesion, vocabulary and grammar
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How to use the present perfect in IELTS
Ways to use the present perfect in IELTS speaking and writing with a quick guide on how to get the tense right.
Should you write 4 or 5 paragraphs in an IELTS essay?
How many paragraphs in an IELTS essay? Should you write 4 or 5 paragraphs in an IELTs essay?
Lessons on IELTS writing skills, essays, academic task 1 and letters
Lessons on speaking with practice questions and sample answers
Practical help with dealing with reading questions with lots of practice
Lessons, practice questions and handy tips on getting a a better score
Better IELTS Vocabulary
There is lots and lots here: helpful lists of words with exercises for topic vocabulary, academic word exercises and far more
Help with grammar
Better grammar is key to improving your score. These lessons should help with both your speaking and your writing.
Get some quick tips
Sometimes quick and simple is good. These popular IELTS preparation tips could be just what you need. They cover all the skills.
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IELTS teachers can help! These teachers can help you personally – I can’t. You’ll need to pay them of course but it’ll be worth it.
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In the news today is the housing market in the UK post Brexit. Read this quick article and you’ll get help with these task 1 words and phrases:
a higher proportion
is slightly different from