Perfect for students at band 4.0 and above, this study guide has everything you need to prepare for ielts academic or general training. Understand the test and improve your score with advice, tips and clear explanations. Exercises cover every question type, so you choose what to practise. Develop test-taking strategies with eight official practice tests - the first one with step-by-step guidance. Audio for the listening exercises and practice tests, videos of the speaking test are on the dvd-rom.
Each year, hundreds of thousands of people in over 140 countries worldwide take the ielts exam in order to demonstrate proficiency in the english language. The exam, which gauges comprehension by testing listening, reading, writing, and speaking skills, is used for entrance into universities, nonacademic business settings, and as a part of immigration applications for permanent residence or citizenship in several english-speaking countries