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Cause and Effect in Academic Texts

Cause and Effect in Academic Texts

Cause and effect relationships are an essential element of many academic texts. Understanding these relationships will help you to answer reading questions and also help you to write academic essays in which you have to give causes and effects. ​ Cause and...
Reading Preparation Activities

Reading Preparation Activities

In today's blog we have a complete interactive online IELTS reading text for you to try, including a vocabulary focus to increase your lexical resource. At the end of each question, read our answer explanations to learn more about these types of questions....
Skimming and Scanning

Skimming and Scanning

​In the IELTS Reading Test there is limited time. You must answer 40 questions on 3 texts in only 1 hour.​Skimming and scanning are two techniques to help you speed up your reading in the test. Practice these skills before the test and you should see your...
Reading Test Tips

Reading Test Tips

Let’s quickly review the reading test. It’s a 1-hour test. There are different Academic and General Training modules. The test has 3 sections. There is no time to transfer your answers at the end. For more, Click here to go to our reading page Here are...