IELTS Energy 799: Why High-Context Culture May Lower Renata’s IELTS Score

Can our culture hurt our IELTS scores? Jessica interviews Renata, a student from the high-context culture of Brazil. Her Speaking Exam experience was an excellent example of this difference between English-speaking cultures and many others. Speakers in high-context cultures often provide detail and context before… Read More

IELTS Energy 798: Brain-Training Activity for IELTS Parallel Expressions

Do you have difficulty recognizing parallel expressions? You are not alone! This is a troublesome issue for many IELTS students who are preparing for the exam. In this episode, Jessica and Aubrey share a fantastic activity you can do right away to start recognizing them… Read More

IELTS Energy 796: Surprising Native IELTS Tidbits- 3 Lessons Learned

How can you avoid mistakes that will destroy your score? Today Aubrey will share the 3 lessons that she has learned so far while getting trained in the 3 Keys IELTS Success System. In today’s episode, you’ll get a fresh, native perspective on what to… Read More