IELTS Reading Multiple Choice Reading Lesson 6 Objective: IELTS reading multiple choice and skimming and scanning practice. You won't have time in the reading test to carefully read the whole passage all of the way through, so you need to find the answers in the text quickly. This lesson shows you how skimming and scanning […]Continue reading "Multiple Choice / Skimming and Scanning"
Guessing meaning from context in the IELTS exam is an important technique that will improve your reading skills and the speed with which you can read. Obviously you do not have a dictionary in the exam so there are likely to be a lot of words from the reading text that you do not understand […]Continue reading "Guessing meaning from context"
IELTS True False Not Given Reading Questions Reading Lesson 8 This lesson provides further practice on IELTS true false not given reading questions. Before looking at the questions for the reading, you should take a quick look at the reading passage and get an idea of what it is about. [restrict paid=true] This will help […]Continue reading "The difference between false and not given"
IELTS Reading Strategies Reading Lesson 9 The aim of this exercise is to develop your IELTS reading strategies in order to find the answers to questions such as 'short answer' as quickly as possible. The key to doing this quickly is to recognize the section of the text which relates to the question. [restrict paid=true] […]Continue reading "IELTS Reading Strategies"
IELTS Short Answer Questions Reading Lesson 10 This lesson provides advice on IELTS short answer questions and further practice on True, False, Not Given questions. What can you predict from the title? Skim read the first paragraph. What is the topic? What are the aspects of the topic? What type of language do you expect […]Continue reading "IELTS Short Answer Questions"
IELTS Reading Gap Fill Reading Lesson 11 A reading gap fill is one task you may get in the IELTS test. You have to fill in the gaps of a summary of part of the text using words from a box. There may be more words than you need to use so you need to find the part of […]Continue reading "IELTS Gapped Summary"
IELTS Reading True False Not Given Exercises Reading Lesson 12 This IELTS Reading true false not given exercise will help you to improve your ability to answer these types of question. They always present problems for students, particularly because of the difficulty in understanding the difference between answers that are 'false' or 'not given'. In […]Continue reading "Understanding Not Given Questions"
IELTS Reading Tips These 16 IELTS Reading Tips provide you with essential strategies to help you get the score you need in the exam. Skim the reading and questions first – it is a good idea to skim the reading first to get an understanding of what it is about and who it is written for. […]Continue reading "IELTS Reading Tips"
Matching Paragraph Headings: Reading Lesson 1 Objective: to practice matching paragraph headings to paragraphs. A common type of IELTS Reading question will ask you to select headings of paragraphs and match them to the paragraphs from a text. On this page there is a full reading text and some practice questions. [restrict paid=true] At the end […]Continue reading "Paragraph Headings"
Before looking at a longer reading, we'll have a practice with two paragraphs. It is the first part of the full reading you will do. Identify the key word in the question first of all. Then scan the text to find it. When you have done this, read the sentences around this key word and […]Continue reading "Multiple Choice & Scanning"