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10 tips to improve your IELTS Listening band score

Need to improve your IELTS Listening band score? Here are 10 listening tips that can assist you in getting closer to your desired score.

IELTS One Skill Retake: Success stories from our test takers

IELTS One Skill Retake gives you the opportunity to improve your overall IELTS band score. Hear from past test takers to see if this option is right for you!

Work in Australia: Aged Care

Australia is now offering visa concessions for skilled aged care workers. Learn about the visas you can apply for and the IELTS score you need.

10 tips to improve your IELTS Reading band score

Are you taking the IELTS? Set yourself up for success by following these 10 tips and tricks to boost your reading band score.

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Mastering the art of rewriting introductions in IELTS Writing

This article aims to provide you with valuable insights to master the art of rewriting introductions, and to boost your score in the IELTS Writing section.

Discussing your work in IELTS Speaking: Strategies and examples

Discover effective strategies and examples to respond confidently about your work in your Speaking test.

How to convert PTE to IELTS scores

How do PTE-A scores compare to IELTS? Check the new alignment between IELTS vs PTE scores by using the concordance table. View the official IELTS vs PTE scores.

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IELTS Academic Writing Task 1 question types: A comprehensive guide

This comprehensive guide breaks down the different question types in the Writing Task 1 section, including graphs, bar charts, pie charts, tables, and maps.