IELTS Energy 801: Three Ways to NOT Annoy the IELTS Speaking Examiner

There are a few Speaking errors that so many students make! In today’s episode, we explain three of the most common Speaking mistakes and why you should avoid them. We also give you tips on how to do this, and ideas on ways to improve…. Read More

IELTS Energy 800: Positively Perfect Part 2 Speaking IELTS Answers

What questions might be asked on the Speaking Exam in the near future? IELTS wants to stay relevant and include questions that are up-to-date. Podcasting is huge, and many people listen to them. You might get asked to describe your favorite podcast! You can be… Read More

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