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Ever thought about asking for an IELTS remark? Ever convinced that you MUST have improved and ABSOLUTELY deserved a Band 7 or higher? This is [...]

IELTS Writing 136 | From 6.5 to 7.5 – HOW?

Raza Smashes the Band 7 Barrier for Writing with a Full band Jump Raza is a graduate of medicine, continuing his studies in the UK; [...]

133 IELTS Writing Success Story – How did he get from 6.5 to 7?

This student really surprised me with his focus and ambition to pass IELTS. His first essay looked like this: International marketing is sometimes seen as [...]

IELTS Success 129 | Joe Jumps to 7.5 in the Writing

In this podcast Joe C shares how he used two score boosting resources for his exam prep. The first resource was this Online IELTS course where you get plenty of feedback and improvement (includes 8 IELTS essay checks!). The course is probably the fastest way EVER to learn how to get ideas and structure your essay. Find out more about this online IELTS course here: […]

IELTS SUCCESS | 125 Divya jumps to Band 7 in 15 days (also asked for a remark…)

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IELTS Success | 122 She asked for remark of her IELTS result and…

It’s difficult to say what the IELTS appeal success rate is, however here is an example of a successful remark application: Wow! You won’t believe what happened to this IELTS student! Do you remember Gabriela? Well in this episode I said to Gabriela that we will have another interview when she gets a Band 7. Well she didn’t, what an absolute disaster, I was really down in the dumps after, and she was. We both had worked so hard to improve her scores, and she felt deep down she had improved also. So, in the end she got the result and was STILL on 6.5 in the writing, so she decided to apply for a remark. […]

116 IELTS Writing – Student questions answered

This is the second podcast with Gabriela, this time we will focus 100% on the writing. Her questions are below in italics, followed by a summary of my answer.

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115 IELTS Speaking – Student questions answered

  In this podcast I talk with a student who is about to take the IELTS for a sixth time and is quite fed up, frustrated and confused over what needs to be done to PASS IELTS!   Her questions are below in italics, followed by a summary of my answer.     Q1 What speaking strategy should I use to improve my score? […]

114 – L8.5, R8, S8, W6.5! – What's the solution?

In this new IELTS Podcast we talk with Dennise about passing IELTS. Unfortunately she has failed four times, that’s almost USD $1000 in exam fees to the British Council. Not to mention spending money on books, preparation courses, tutors, etc. In her latest exam she got L 8.5, R 8, S 8, W 6.5 – So what’s the solution? […]

112 You will never guess how many times she took IELTS

Meet Mega!! In this episode we chat with Mega, she took the exam more than 10 times! But you will have to listen to the [...]