IELTS writing task two is for forty minutes and the words should be a minimum of 250, the candidates are advised to write a minimum of 270 words though. Here the candidate will be given a topic asking whether the candidate agree or disagree to it; else advantages and disadvantages of it, else causes – problems – solutions for it. This task contains more marks thank task one, so it is advised for the students to start this first and then followed by task 1 writing. Paraphrasing skills, spelling and development of simple, compound and complex structures in the essay will be assessed.
IELTS speaking exam takes place separately on a day and not along with other modules; and the total duration will be from twelve to fifteen minutes. The speaking is divided into three parts. First parts will have 8 questions, where questions will be posed regarding two topics with four questions under each topic. This part will be from general topic like family, friends and even mirrors too.
IELTS General writing task one is for the candidate who seek occupation at western countries, permanent residency and for those who try for securing a job offer as the country demands so for them. Task one is for twenty minutes and the words should be a minimum of 150, the candidates are advised to write a minimum of 160 words though. Here the candidate will be given a letter topic followed by three related issues. The letter tone should be analysed with respect to the topic and receiver whether is a formal letter or semi – formal letter or informal letter.
IELTS Academic writing task 1 candidates who want to go for further and higher studies and also job seekers who want a profession in nursing tutor or school teacher as the country demands so for them. Task 1 is for twenty minutes and the words should be a minimum of 150, the candidates are advised to write a minimum of 160 words though.
IELTS Academic Reading is for the candidates who want to go for further and higher studies and also job seekers who want a profession in nursing tutor or school teacher as the country demands so for them. This academic reading is for 60 minutes and out of which there will be three sections. Unlike listening test, extra time of ten minutes will not be provided for transferring your answers to the answer booklet from the questions, therefore it is recommended that to either write the answer in your answer sheet directly or allocate ten minutes of time for it in the end.
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Difference between IELTS and PTE
PTE is a computer based test where all the four modules: Speaking, writing, reading and listening are conducted on the same day and all together with a ten minute of optional break between the last two modules. PTE has been emerging recently and have been an approved test for Australian PR from November 2017. PTE is scored between 0 – 90 for each individual module. Tests are conducted every day which can be even booked a day prior to the test. Results are usually sent within five days.
What is IELTS?
IELTS is a test conducted to check the English language proficiency of the non-native English speakers. IELTS – International English Language Testing System. This is an international exam conducted by British Council, IDP: IELTS Australia and Cambridge Assessment English. This is an internationally authorized and recognized certification test for English Language. This test is almost recognized by all over the globe.
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