IELTS Writing: The most difficult paper?

In this post, you will learn what to look for in the IELTS Writing Part 2 question and how to plan your answer.

Andrew Stokes, IELTS specialist, ClarityEnglish

IELTS Writing: The easiest way to fail

Andrew Stokes suggests three key questions to ask yourself before your IELTS test. These will tell you if you’re ready for your IELTS test or not.

Andrew Stokes, IELTS specialist, ClarityEnglish

IELTS Writing: Failing to plan is planning to fail!

In this post, Kishore Roy discusses the importance of planning ahead in the IELTS Writing test and practise planning with a new exercise.

Kishore Roy, Exams Manager, British Council Egypt

IELTS Writing Task 2: Everything you need to know

This post outlines everything you need to know about IELTS Writing Task 2 — from the basics, to a sample essay.

Sieon Lau, Senior Editor, ClarityEnglish

IELTS Writing: Better vocabulary, better band score

Bryan Dowie explains why a better vocabulary will result in a better band score in IELTS Writing, and offers some practical tips and exercises.

Bryan Dowie, IELTS teacher, Hong Kong

IELTS Writing: How important is spelling?

In this post, Peter Hare focuses on three areas candidates commonly lose marks in IELTS Writing — word count, spelling and punctuation.

Peter Hare, Manager, British Council Ethiopia