When you are so nervous during the examination, you may repeat the same word again and again. When you want to link up two ideas, what are the other connectives apart from “and”? Do you know how to use it correctly? Check it out from this article!
In the HKDSE English Writing paper, you may need to rephrase the keywords of the topic constantly, and this is the same for connectives! ‘But’ is one of the most frequently used connectives. So, do you know what words can replace it and how should you change the sentence? Let’s check it out below!
When you want to link up the reason with the result, is ‘because’ the first word pops up in your mind? Do you want to paraphrase to enrich your writing articles? If you wish to make your articles more professional, the words below may give you more ideas!
When you are having IELTS speaking exam, you do not only answer “yes” or “no” without elaboration. You keep this in mind – always add more examples and information! The below shows how to give examples in different questions!
In our last article, the common questions about education, media and environment have been mentioned. In this article, more frequently asked questions are going to be introduced. This can boost your confidence and help you to get a taste of the question types!
Most of the candidates feel nervous about IELTS speaking part 3. The major reason is that the direction of part 3 will continue with the flow of part 2, yet the aspect will be boarder than that of part 2. This part is approximately 5 minutes and candidates need to respond to examiner immediately. So, let’s get yourself prepared by looking at the below, helping you to familiarize yourself with the types of questions!
The biggest difference between part 2 and other part is the length of answer. Part 1 requires short and clear response, while part 2 needs candidates to show their coherence and ability in organizing ideas. The questions are usually about the candidates themselves. Just look at the question types below to prepare ahead!
In IELTS speaking part 2, you will have 1 minute to prepare your speech. Then, you will give your speech for about 2 minutes. The speed of constructing ideas and linking of words are very important in this part. The way to ease your nervousness is by practicing, so that you can get used to this kind of questions! Let’s do some exercises by looking at the topics and common questions below!
In the former article, topics concerning family, work/study and hobbies were introduced. In this article more common questions are ready for you to get yourself prepared! Try to use the below as practice and answer the questions to boost your confidence in oral speaking!
IELTS Speaking is divided into three parts and part 1 is approximately 5 minutes. It is generally about family, study / work and hobbies of the candidate. Yet, it is never said to be easy. So, let’s prepare for the questions together!