FREE! INTRODUCTION TO THE SPEAKING TEST - EVERYTHING YOU NEED TO KNOW BEFORE YOU STUDY
SPEAKING TEST BASICS
What is the IELTS speaking test?
The IELTS speaking test sections
How long should your answers be?
Do you have to be honest?
Speaking Test Basics Quiz
SPEAKING TEST SCORING SYSTEM
What are band scores?
Fluency and coherence / Lexical Resourse
Grammatical range and accuracy / pronunciation
University requirements and band descriptors
Speaking Test Scoring Quiz
SPEAKING TEST TOPICS
Question topics for part one
Question topics for part two
Question topics for part three
SPEAKING TEST VOCABULARY
Using past questions to guide vocabulary learning
Should you use difficult words?
Choosing the correct and specific vocabulary
The importance of combinations of words
Idiomatic words and phrases
British English: Common differences
British English: Have got vs. have
Accuracy and Range
Common problems test-takers experience and how to avoid them
Well done - What's next?