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Good tips. Thanks a lot.

I would like to know why I can't access to any IELTS mock listening. This week I was doing the IELTS mock listening: American Literature and now I can't find it, nor the other three mocks in any website.

Hello Mari,

I'm sorry about that. The IELTS mock listening and reading pages have been retired and removed from the site. It had been some time since they were linked to and now they've been officially retired. I'm sorry for the inconvenience, but I'm afraid they're no longer available.

The good news is that you can find other official free practice resources at TakeIELTS. In general, it's a fantastic site with loads of information and advice. I hope you find it useful!

All the best,
The LearnEnglish Team

I have problems with spelling, I do a lot of spelling mistakes, even if I learn those words later hesitate about it is spelling and anyway make it. What can I do in order to improve my spelling ? what can help me ? Thank you beforehand for your respond.

Hello llkhomjon,

I always wrote words that were difficult to spell a dozen times in a row to learn them, but everyone is different. In addition, there are lots of different ideas about how to improve your spelling. Some methods will probably work better than others for you, so I'd suggest you do a little bit of research (e.g. you could search for 'improve spelling'). Look at three or four pages with ideas and then try some of those ideas. When you find one or two that seem to work better than others, use them!

Good luck!

All the best,
The LearnEnglish Team

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Very good tips for listening, Thanks.

we have to use upper case letters in all sections of ielts?

Hello Manickavignesh,

I'd suggest you consult TakeIELTS (for example, the Test day advice page), which has this kind of information, plus lots of useful advice and even some free practice materials.

All the best,
The LearnEnglish Team

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