My IELTS Classroom Podcast

How to start preparing for IELTS

November 24, 2020 Shelly Cornick and Nick Lone
My IELTS Classroom Podcast
How to start preparing for IELTS
Chapters
0:00
Introduction
4:40
Do you need the academic or general training test?
7:50
How to find out your current level of English and why that is important
15:30
How to start preparing if you are a near-native speaker
32:50
How to start preparing if you are a second-language student
47:10
Our final advice for preparing for IELTS
My IELTS Classroom Podcast
How to start preparing for IELTS
Nov 24, 2020
Shelly Cornick and Nick Lone

Hey!  Many students feel confused when they start preparing for IELTS. With so much information online, it can be really hard to know how or where to begin to get the best results. In this post, I want to give you a simple step-by-step guide to starting your preparation for IELTS that is based on my experience as an ex-examiner.

You can read more about today's episode at:   http://blog.myieltsclassroom.com/start-preparing-for-ielts/

In this episode, we will explain

  1. how to know what type of test you need to take
  2. how to find out your current level of English (and why that is important) 
  3. the steps near-native speakers should follow to successfully prepare for the test and how long they will take
  4. why writing will take the most preparation
  5. the steps second-language speakers should follow to successfully prepare for the test and how long they will take
  6. our top advice for a smooth IELTS experience

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Show Notes Chapter Markers

Hey!  Many students feel confused when they start preparing for IELTS. With so much information online, it can be really hard to know how or where to begin to get the best results. In this post, I want to give you a simple step-by-step guide to starting your preparation for IELTS that is based on my experience as an ex-examiner.

You can read more about today's episode at:   http://blog.myieltsclassroom.com/start-preparing-for-ielts/

In this episode, we will explain

  1. how to know what type of test you need to take
  2. how to find out your current level of English (and why that is important) 
  3. the steps near-native speakers should follow to successfully prepare for the test and how long they will take
  4. why writing will take the most preparation
  5. the steps second-language speakers should follow to successfully prepare for the test and how long they will take
  6. our top advice for a smooth IELTS experience

Useful Links 

Rate and review My IELTS Classroom
If you are on Apple Podcasts, help us to help more people just like you by rating and reviewing our show. Reviews let other students - just like you - find our information-packed episodes and start their IELTS journey in the best possible way.

Remember, My IELTS Classroom offers a range of IELTS services:

Introduction
Do you need the academic or general training test?
How to find out your current level of English and why that is important
How to start preparing if you are a near-native speaker
How to start preparing if you are a second-language student
Our final advice for preparing for IELTS