Anna from Sweden, Joan from Hong Kong and Rosselle from the Philippines share their secrets on how to succeed in the IELTS reading paper.



I need a piece of advice. what to do for IELTS academic reading?
Should i read whole essay or just scan and scam?

Hello Rind.aziz,

Have you seen TakeIELTS? It's a great free resource for IELTS preparation, so I'd recommend you take a look. If you have any other specific questions after that, please let us know.

All the best,
The LearnEnglish Team

Hi I am doing some research on reading comprehension and how to teach it. Can you recommend me some authors who have deal with this topic?

Hello dolorestorres,

I think the best place for you to ask this question would be our sister-site for teachers of English. It's called TeachingEnglish and you can find it here.


Best wishes,


The LearnEnglish Team

I have question about emphatic adjectives

Hello Saryazdi007,

If you post your question then we'll be happy to try to answer it. You might also find our section on adjectives helpful.


Best wishes,


The LearnEnglish Team

That is very useful

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good tip this sentence true?she has extensive knowledge about her career. Or shuld we use an before extensive? Thankyou