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IELTS Listening: Three things to get right

These three tips will help you to avoid common IELTS Listening mistakes — and improve your band score.

Bryan Dowie, IELTS teacher, Hong Kong

IELTS Listening: Help! I don’t understand the accent!

You can get a better score in IELTS Listening by getting to know different accents. Try using these resources.

Andrew Stokes, IELTS specialist, ClarityEnglish

IELTS Listening: The importance of synonyms

This post shows how to use synonyms in the IELTS Listening test with a simple practice activity that you can try yourself.

Andrew Stokes, IELTS specialist, ClarityEnglish

IELTS Listening: Beware the distractor!

In this post, Bryan Dowie gives examples of distractors you might find in the IELTS Listening test – and how you can spot them.

Bryan Dowie, IELTS teacher, Hong Kong

IELTS Listening: Nine frequently asked questions

We answer nine most frequently asked questions about the IELTS Listening test.

Adrian Raper, Director, ClarityEnglish