What is wrong with the text below? The biggest reason for insisting that international marketing has many bad sides is because it has a power of command which is very powerful. It could be reached everywhere and it means that every single people in the world easily being a target without concious.
This is the second in a three part series analysing a poor IELTS essay and transforming it into a Band 8. I go through the essay explaining the problems and how to correct them. I use similar strategies in the Sentence Guide to help student jump a band and pass the writing section. Here is […]
In this podcast we take a poor (but grammatically perfect) essay and transform it into a high scoring succinct masterpiece:-) Here is a typical Task 2 question: Employment is becoming an increasingly illusive goal for many graduates. Some say universities are failing in preparing students for the future, whereas others argue there is a fundamental […]
In this lesson we will look at the Band Descriptors for Academic Task 1, then focus on specific sentence structures. I would strongly suggest you get a pen and paper for this podcast and take notes.
IELTS Task 1 doesn’t have to be difficult. If you can master a few verb tenses, learn the appropriate verbs for describing change, and then group all the info into paragraphs you can pick up easy points. In this post you can download the PDF, watch on Slideshare, or even watch the video on Youtube, […]
At college a friend always said if his A-Levels were songs he would get A grades for every subject, he had this unique ability to memorise song lyrics without even trying. When you have a lyric trapped in your head it’s called an ‘ear-worm’