Speaking

IELTS Speaking: Opinionated discourse markers

Eyad Darras explains what discourse markers are, how to use them, and how they can improve your IELTS band score.

Eyad Darras, Language Assessment Consultant, British Council China

IELTS Speaking: Improve your vocab with entertainment

Eyad Darras suggests two resources, with accompanying exercises, that can help improve your vocabulary for your IELTS test and general English.

Eyad Darras, Language Assessment Consultant, British Council China

IELTS Speaking: The grammar challenge

Kishore Roy looks at a common misconception about grammar in IELTS Speaking, and how you can get a better score by practising your grammatical devices.

Kishore Roy, Exams Manager, British Council Egypt

IELTS Speaking: Six improvements to your online preparation

Sarah Philpot writes about the Road to IELTS Speaking section, its features and how the highly interactive program can boost your IELTS preparation and band score.

Sarah Philpot, Consultant IELTS Trainer, Global IELTS British Council

IELTS Speaking: Telling the truth…

Does telling the truth get you top marks? Click here for tips on how to plan, structure, and deliver your answers for the IELTS Speaking test.

Colm Downes, Manager, British Council, Jakarta