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Road to IELTS Database

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Holmesglen Library is proud to have purchased a subscription to The Road to IELTS. This resource provides all Holmesglen students with a complete preparation course that offers students 120 hours of online self-study materials. 

The preparation course is available for both the academic exam or the general training exam.

General training  Academic training

Update - Road to IELTS : Speaking

Speaking: update highlights

Study skills success

Critical Thinking and Research units have been updated

Speaking Practice Zone

This section is now highly interactive and includes 96 brand new exercises, videos and audios to help candidates achieve better scores.

Speaking Practice Zone has been completely rewritten to place the candidate at the centre of the activities. 

It now includes:

  • improved information about what to expect in the spoken test
  • videos of interviews at different levels allowing students to analyse what makes a better response in teach part of the test. They can also record and practice responding the questions
  • Vocabulary development exercises allowing students to build on vocabulary they find useful to them
  • focus on grammatical structures and how to practice and improve grammatic range and accuracy
  • useful strategies for improving the score in each part of the test
  • speaking practice at each step of the way, including help with pronunciation. Students are also presented with opportunities to record and analyse their speech at each step of the way.