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  • IELTS information * (HKBU Language Centre)
    This site provides a basic introduction to the IELTS examination with many links to useful HKBU resources. There are also preparation and examination tips and a short-term study plan to follow.

  • Official IELTS site *
    If you are not familiar with the IELTS examination, the official site is the best place to start. Here you can find any information you need to know about the format, content, procedures and requirements of the examination. There are also sample exam questions for you to view. - General Information

Skills Training top ^
  • Road to IELTS * (All skills)
    This is an IELTS Preparation program subscribed to by HKBU library. There are modules on each of the four skills arranged under topic headings, plus vocabulary development exercises to match each topic.

  • Introduction and steps to writing a graph description * (Writing Task 1)
    Don't know what IELTS Task 1 writing is all about? Read this introduction and sample text, and find out the steps you need to take to be able to write a good graph description report.
    Introduction and steps to writing a graph description

  • EAP Writing Exercises (Writing Task 2)
    This site offers help with IELTS-style writing tasks. There are examples of essay writing, with exercises to help you better understand the organisation and grammar required.

  • IELTS Speaking Section 1: Introduction * (Speaking)
    Download and complete this document to help you practice and prepare for the 1-2 minute introductory section of the IELTS speaking interview.
    IELTS Speaking Section 1 - Introduction

  • Conversation Questions * (Speaking)
    This site has lists of conversation questions grouped under different topics, which are similar to those tested in the IELTS examination. It would be very helpful in practicing for sections 2 and 3 of the speaking module.

  • British Council - LearnEnglish - IELTS * (All skills)
    This website is maintained by the British Council. You can find practice materials and advice to help you prepare for the listening, speaking, reading and writing modules of the IELTS test and grammar exercises.

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