IELTS Energy 880: 3 Keys Strategies to Solve the Trickiest IELTS Questions

Today we present a case study of one 3 Keys IELTS student who is having big problems on the Listening exam. We’ll share specific questions that gave him trouble. These come from Cambridge books, so you might recognize them! We’ll tell you how you can… Read More

IELTS Energy 879: How Formal is Speaking Part 3? Saenal Finds Out Today.

Saenal, a 3 Keys IELTS student from Korea, joined us for Episode 868 because her writing is excellent! She won our Writing Wizard competition 2 months in a row! Saenal feels panicked when transitioning from Speaking Part 2 to Part 3. Today we’ll talk about… Read More

IELTS Energy 878: Inside the Mind of an IELTS Test Writer

Every language comprehension exam is full of tricks and traps. The test writers are trying to trick you into getting the wrong answer. This makes the test a better measurement of language skills. Today we’ll give you insider info from Jessica’s years of writing exam… Read More

IELTS Energy 877: The Examiner Won’t Send you to the Slammer with this Vocabulary

The topic of crime comes up surprisingly often on IELTS. Anytime you see a list of typical IELTS topics, crime will always be on it. This comes up in conversation often as well, especially as society changes. Today you’ll learn vocabulary to talk about police… Read More

IELTS Energy 876: Insider Examiner Advice for Student Nadia’s Speaking Test

Today you’ll hear excerpts from a mock Speaking test. 3 Keys student Nadia dazzled in a mock IELTS Speaking test for Part 1 with Aubrey. She is an active, supportive presence in our Facebook group! We’ll share her answers and our insider Examiner feedback. #1… Read More