IELTS Writing – Task 1 – Letter 02

You should spend about 20 minutes on this task. You live in a room in college which you share with another student. You find it very difficult to work there because he or she always has friends visiting. They have parties in the room and sometimes borrow your things without asking you.  Write a letter …

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Telephoning in English #U1T6P1

–Transcript — Good morning. Motor Systems UK. Can I help you? Good morning. I'm phoning from Star Cars International. I'd like to speak to someone about an order. Right. I'll put you through to the Customer Services Department. Thank you. Mark Wheeler speaking. Hello. Good morning, Mr Wheeler. This is Nick Sheridan from Star Cars …

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The Day We Learned To Think

Understanding the origins of humankind has fascinated scientists for centuries. We know that our ancestors split from those of the chimpanzee (our closest biological relative) between 4 million and 8 million years ago. Evidence from fossil bones indicates that these early ancestors spread out from Africa to other parts of the world in multiple waves …

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Listen again and again

Perhaps the hardest thing about the IELTS listening test is that you only hear the recordings once. If you miss something, there's no second chance. However, when practising or when listening to anything in English at home, I recommend that you listen to the same thing several times. Every time you listen again, you'll probably …

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