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Tips for IELTS [Paperback]

Sam McCarter
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1 Jun 2006 1405096160 978-3190628957
Tips for IELTS is packed with all the information you need to know about the four skills tested in the IELTS exam: hints on how to tackle specific types of questions; strategies on how to increase your speed and accuracy; what common mistakes to avoid; and useful language to be aware of and to use. There are also tips on how to make the best use of the book and how to test yourself as you prepare for the exam.

This is the sort of book you will want to carry with you and use for quick reference for revising and checking what you know. A must-have for all IELTS exam candidates!

Teachers will find it useful as a tool to develop strategies for increasing speed and accuracy and for discussing exam techniques.


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  • Paperback: 64 pages
  • Publisher: Macmillan Education (1 Jun 2006)
  • Language: English
  • ISBN-10: 1405096160
  • ISBN-13: 978-3190628957
  • Product Dimensions: 14.7 x 21 cm
  • Average Customer Review: 3.5 out of 5 stars  See all reviews (4 customer reviews)
  • Amazon Bestsellers Rank: 467,480 in Books (See Top 100 in Books)

More About the Author

Sam McCarter is the author of a number of books on IELTS, ESP and EAP, e.g. the Students' and Teachers' book for Ready for IELTS (Macmillan), Direct to IELTS (Macmillan), Medicine 1 and Medicine 2 (Oxford University Press), Oxford EAP B2 with Edward de Chazal Oxford University Press). He is author of the IELTS Skills app (Macmillan), which has been shortlisted for the prestigious English Speaking Union President's Award 2013.

Sam has been teaching English to Speakers of Other Languages for over thirty years, beginning with VSO in Sierra Leone in West Africa. For most of his career he has taught health professionals, mainly doctors. He continues to write and teach by video-conferencing and Skype as well as face to face and delivers talks and training around the world. Sam's main interests are materials writing in IELTS, ESP, EAP and general EFL, methodology, the digital delivery of materials , teacher training and writing fiction.

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3.0 out of 5 stars Of Limited Use 16 April 2014
Format:Paperback|Verified Purchase
I bought this guide to help to prepare students for the IELTS examination but found it rather disappointing. Broadly, it consists of a series of tips, some fairly obvious others rather questionable, divided between the four IELTS papers and, for the reading paper, the different types of question. Much of this advice can be obtained free on the internet or in IELTS study books.

The main drawback is that the advice is given with very few examples, and those it gives are short. This means anyone using it for self-study must rely almost entirely on the text. This is not particularly well written or arranged, so students may have difficulty applying the tips to real examples. The price of what is a fairly small book also seems high.
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5.0 out of 5 stars Useful 26 Mar 2013
Format:Paperback|Verified Purchase
I think it is a good tool to improve the skills.
I recommend it to prepare the IELTS exam or whatever.
I don't like to write this information, I this it should be optional.
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3.0 out of 5 stars OK 22 Feb 2013
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actually this book is ok.
it is very small.
Tips are ok.
You do not need to buy because you can find on internet as a free.
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3.0 out of 5 stars great tips 2 July 2011
Format:Paperback
nice tips.
it help a lot for those who are new into enlish testing system.
I will rate it 7/10
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