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What are the differences between Academic IELTS and General IELTS?

IELTS (International English Language Testing System) tests are growing in popularity every year. In 2018 alone, 3.5 million people took this test. There are two versions of the IELTS test:  Academic IELTS and General IELTS. Each version is designed for a different purpose. General IELTS purpose(s)Mostly people takes General IELTS tests for immigration and employment purposes. If you intend to move to the United Kingdom, Canada, Australia, or New Zealand, then you need to take the General IELTS test. This test has become a requirement for most immigration processes in these countries. However, the General IELTS is not only for immigration.  It is also used for international training programs and in many cases to evaluate the English level of staff or applying for jobs.Academic IELTS purpose(s)Many universities and academic organizations where...

Questions in English (Closed-ended and Open-ended Questions) EP.7

In this lesson, we will focus on closed-ended and open-ended questions in the English language. A question is an interrogative expression often used to find out or confirmation information. There are a lot of different types of questions in English such as object, subject, duration, tag, negative, indirect, open, closed, etc… Closed-ended questions are questions which can be answered with a simple "yes" or "no" or a specific piece of information. They are best used when you want a short, direct answer to a very specific question. They are less personal in nature and are best used when the person asking wants a quick answer. One closed question asked right after another can make a conversation or discussion feel more like an interview or interrogation. Open-ended questions are questions that...

Questions in English (Negative Questions) EP.5

In this lesson, we will focus on negative questions in the English language. A question is an interrogative expression often used to find out or confirmation information. There are a lot of different types of questions in English such as object, subject, duration, tag, negative, indirect, open, closed, etc… .

Questions in English (Tag Questions) EP.4

In this lesson, we will focus on tag questions in the English language. A question is an interrogative expression often used to find out or confirmation information. There are a lot of different types of questions in English such as object, subject, duration, tag, negative, indirect, open, closed, etc…