Preparation – Official Websites
If you are going to take the test, your preparation should include looking at one of the official exam websites.
The exam is co-owned by three organisations.
So, you can go to any of the following official sites for free materials and further information on the test.
Websites – Further Information
Official Cambridge IELTS Website
This website has help for test takers and teachers, as well as an FAQ section and an IELTS preparation section with a sample test.
Official British Council Website
The British Council website has an section entitled “Prepare for Your Test”.
When you click on the “Prepare for Your Test” tab on the home page, you will see information on how to get free materials, such as practice tests and study guides.
This section of the website also has advice on what to expect on the day of your test and tips for test takers.
After you have prepared for and taken the test, you can return to the British Council site to get your results.
Official IDP Website
The IDP website has an section called “Prepare for IELTS”.
You can find test centres and get exam tips and advice on the IDP website.
The IDP website is excellent if you are re-taking the test.
Preparation on Facebook
Official Facebook Page
Go to the official Facebook page for discussion questions, videos, quizzes, tips and grammar help.
More Test Prep Materials
You can find a great deal of test prep materials on the internet.
However, our practice test download is the best because it shows you all of the tips and secrets that you need in order to get a top score on your exam.
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