We might be nervous about taking your IELTS Reading test but with these tips from our words coach and Practice. You will be well on your way to building your confidence and getting the IELTS band score you need. We are going to share with you the most important tips you need to know to gain a band score of 8.0 or above in the IELTS Reading test.
These are the top IELTS READING tips I have picked up over the years.
Firstly, try to comprehend the questions and follow the instructions carefully.
Make sure you complete each section in 20 minutes.
Make sure you read the whole passage so that you can locate the keywords from the questions.
Do not panic if you don’t understand the whole idea of the passage. All the answers can be found in the text.
It is recommended that you use all the capital letters for your answers. As it will be clearer to read.
Do not spend much time on one passage or question. Skip it and move on to the other question as you can always come back later to finish it.
Don’t waste your time writing answers to somewhere else. Write it directly on the answer sheet.
Keep an eye on any plurals in the questions. Find the answer accordingly.
You should not apply your beforehand knowledge about the topic. The examiner is just testing your abilities to comprehend the passages.
Remember that there is no negative marking in the exam. So do not leave any answers empty.
Bring these tips into play and improve your band score. In order to score high in the IELTS exam, one thing will definitely be going to help; Practice, Practice, and Practice.
Hope it helps!! Happy Learning