Do you want a good score in IELTS listening? Watch this video to see how three students scored Band 7.

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Intermediate: B1


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The LearnEnglish Team

I am from Algeria, working at university.

I'm Moon. I'm currently studying a MIS . I didn't take exam IELTS, but I think my a score is 4.5 or 5.0. I want to best way to assess 7.0 score. I want to start today. So can you recommend me something.

Good Luke,

Hello Moon,

I recommend you start by visiting our site for IELTS candidates:

You'll find many materials there to help you with preparation, including practice exercises and mock exams with sample answers.


You can also take a free online IELTS course with the British Council:


Good luck!



The LearnEnglish Team

Three great tips:
1. Don't leave questions unanswered
2. Mark key words in the questions
3. Check spelling

Hello there, I am from Colombia currently living in the UK, I need to get band 7.0 sometimes I am thinking it is impossible to reach but I am feeling more confident when I read comments from people encouraging each other. The key is made commitments and be focused.
Best wishes.

Good luck for everyone.

Viviana P.

Hello british council team.
First of all i want to say my apprciation for your useful website ,then i want to get some pdf books or material to practise and be preprared to take the ielts test can you please tell me ,is there any pdf on your web that i get??
Best wishes Ali.

Hello Ali boroki,

There are many materials you can find on our website for IELTS candidates. You can find it here:

In the preparation section you'll find advice, examples and materials to help you prepare.

The LearnEnglish Team

Hello Mr. KIRK .. My level is B1 after british council and I want get 5 in IELTS, can I get it? is this level enough for that score? thanks