IELTS Listening Tips for Pakistani students
The candidate should concentrate on listening for about half an hour so that the test can take place. Concentration slip may be lost along with your answers. IELTS test sections. Section 1 and section 3 are dialogues and section 2 and section 4 are monolingual. There are 40 questions that you have to answer while the test lasts for about half an hour. At the end of the test, you will be given ten minutes to write your answers on the answer sheet.
Focus on the dialog sections (sections 1 and 3) in the IELTS test.
At the beginning of each section of the recording, time is provided for reading questions. Use this time to read questions about a specific section (the voice on the tape recorder tells the candidate how many questions to read). However, time is also given to check the answers at the end of the paper. Use this time to read the questions in the next section. Read the questions carefully. If the question asks you to delete the answer as A, B, C, or D on the sheet, make sure you do not write the sentence to which A, B, C, or D belong. Just type A, B, C, or D. If the question indicates that you will not use more than 3 words in your answer, then writing 4 words in the answer will not give you any number for that question.
The answers usually appear in the conversation in the same order as the questions.
Basically, speakers often correct themselves. He will say something at the beginning and then change his statement. For example, first they say “we will go to Lahore” then they say “no, let’s make it Karachi”. The perfect answer is the final statement which is Karachi but not Lahore. So you have to be careful with these tricks. Don’t worry if you remember an answer. Keep listening for the next answer. Write your answer on the questionnaire immediately without any delay. Do not try to memorize the answers on the answer sheet given in the exams. The ten minutes provided at the end of the test is enough to hand over your answer sheet.
IELTS Reading Tips for Pakistani Students
Reading test is considered to be one of the most difficult part of IELTS. You will need to read 3 long sections, each section with more than one paragraph as well as answers to 40 questions (13 or 14 questions from each section). Unlike the current test, in the end, there is no extra time to move your answers to the answer sheet. Time can be an important limit as you will only be given one hour to complete the test.
The most important thing you can do for this section is practice. Also read newspapers, magazines and comic books. Try to improve your reading skills as well as your speed. The important thing for you to understand is that the test does not assess your understanding of the paragraph. It does not test how well you understand this reference. It tests specific skills called scanning as well as skimming.
Fraud involves the immediate review of a paragraph so that it can be assessed without attempting to guess.
The time factor plays a big role in this, so be careful about time.
First of all, read all the questions quickly to find out what kind of information is important. Highlight important IELTS test information, for example when reading dates, locations and names. When you have read the whole question, browse the text as well as highlight the important parts. If you see any information related to the questions, answer the question while reading.
Answer the given questions one by one.
The answers usually appear in the same order as the questions. The answer to question 4 will be the same as the answer to the first question 5 in the material but it is not necessary.
Carefully read the instructions for each question. If the question clearly states that you should not use more than three words in your answer, you are prohibited from using only three words in your answer. You have to be careful about whether you are right or wrong or not, as well as about yes or no questions. These are the most difficult questions. If you do not know the answer to a question then move on to the next question, do not waste your time on this question.