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Words and phrases commonly misused

by IELTS on June 19th, 2018

It’s easy to get words misunderstood in our brain! We’ll help you right your wrongs with some of the words and phrases commonly misused

Rise above your fears and come out on top

by IELTS on May 25th, 2018

Fear can paralyse you, hold you back and reduce your capability to get what you desire but self-belief triggers the power to achieve your dreams.

Idioms A-Z: Explained

by IELTS on May 16th, 2018

Here are 10 common idioms that will enhance your English and make you sound like a native speaker.

Grammar 101: Elicit vs. Illicit

by IELTS on April 14th, 2018

Learn the difference between elicit and illicit and improve your English fluency.

Grammar 101: Defuse vs. Diffuse

by IELTS on April 6th, 2018

Get clarity on some common words that are misused and improve your English fluency.

Idioms A-Z: Explained

by IELTS on March 26th, 2018

Improve your speaking and writing skills by following our series that examines the meanings and historical information of popular idioms.

Understanding the Aussie slang

by IELTS on March 14th, 2018

The Australian fondness for abbreviating words is renowned and falling into hilarious or embarrassing situations due to misinterpreting the Aussie slang may not be that unusual

IELTS Blog: Capitalisation & Punctuations

by IELTS on March 8th, 2018

One small error – capitalisation, a misplaced comma or question mark can result in confusion and misunderstanding. Avoid most errors of capitalisation and punctuation by understanding the following rules.

Grammar 101: Loose vs. Lose

by IELTS on February 21st, 2018

Follow our monthly series to get clarity on some common words that are misused and improve your English fluency.

Interesting facts about Lunar New Year

by IELTS on February 16th, 2018

Here are some facts about the Lunar New Year that will help you understand and appreciate one of the most celebrated worldwide events of the year.

Idioms A-Z: Explained

by IELTS on January 24th, 2018

Improve your speaking and writing skills by following our series that examines the meanings and historical information of popular idioms.

Grammar 101: Complement vs. Compliment

by IELTS on December 22nd, 2017

Choosing the right word is important but it can be challenging when the words are easy to confuse. Follow our monthly series to get clarity on some common words that are misused and improve your English fluency.

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