This is the breakdown of the Free IELTS Reading course in this website.
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|To follow the course in a systematic order, click here to begin.
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|1. Getting started
|Breakdown of the IELTS Reading test based on the latest IELTS Reading exam format, with question types, passage types, and required skills.
|2. Skills development
|2.1 Fact vs opinion
|Learn to distinguish between fact and opinion. This skill comes in handy in the Reading section of the IELTS test.
|2.2 Understanding paraphrase
|See how texts are paraphrased in the IELTS Reading test.
|2.3 Making inferences
|Learn how to extract accurate meaning from text in the IELTS Reading test. Making inferences is key to ace the IELTS Reading test.
|2.4 Structure of paragraphs
|How are paragraphs formed in English? What types of paragraphs do you get in the IELTS Reading test. Find out here.
|3. Question types
|3.1 Fill in the blanks
|Read our explanation of the Fill in the Blanks questions in the IELTS Reading test. Learn the tips and tricks to solve fill in the blanks.
|3.2 Short answer questions
|Learn how to attempt short answer questions in the IELTS Reading test. There is also a practice Reading passage to judge your progress.
|3.3 Multiple choice questions
|Multiple choice questions are among the most difficult question types in the IELTS Reading test. So, learn the tips and tricks here.
|3.4 Matching sentence endings
|Learn how to answer the Matching Sentence Endings questions in the IELTS Reading test. We have tips and tricks as well as practice questions.
|3.5 Matching headings
|Some consider Matching Headings questions the most difficult in the IELTS Reading test. With our tips and tricks, you will ace IELTS Reading.
|3.6 True, False, Not Given / Yes, No, Not Given
|What are the differences between True, False, Not Given and Yes, No, Not Given questions in IELTS Reading? Read tips and tricks to solve them.
|3.7 Diagram labeling
|Diagram labeling questions are sometimes asked in the IELTS Reading test. Read the tips and tricks for such questions and try the mock test.
|3.8 Classification / Matching
|Some IELTS Reading questions ask you to classify information into different categories or match with the best option. Learn tips and tricks.
|3.9 Global multiple choice question
|A Global Multiple Choice Question in the IELTS Reading test asks you about the main idea of the entire passage. There is a shortcut.
|3.10 Locating information
|The best tips and strategies to accurately solve the Locating Information questions in the IELTS Reading test. Free practice test included.
|4.1 The Reading answer sheet
|A sample of the answer sheet you get for the Reading test.
|4.2 Filling in answers
|What do the instructions in the IELTS Reading test such as ONE WORD ONLY and NO MORE THAN TWO WORDS AND/OR A NUMBER mean?
|4.3 Score calculation
|Convert your raw scores of IELTS Reading into a 9-band scale by the help of this online calculator based on latest data.