Tuesday, March 28, 2017

Five Surprising Benefits of Smiling

When you are having a bad day, say you missed the train to the review center for IELTS, and you are running late. Then the child next to you suddenly smiles as if he/she is telling you that it is worthwhile to take the next trip. Do you not feel a bit of relief and unexpectedly you find yourself smiling too?

Wednesday, March 15, 2017

Perks of Having an IELTS Study Buddy

You have probably heard of or seen the movies “Dumb & Dumber” and “Hangover.” These classic comedy films are a hit to people regardless of age, gender and social class. Have you ever wondered why? Because these films capture the essence of friendship and adventure that viewers from all walks of life can relate.

Whether it is about cramming school papers, facing the horrors of your first job interview, overcoming heartbreaks or tying the knot, people always rely on their best buddies.

 In 1942, the term “buddy system” was used to refer to an arrangement between two people paired together for the sole purpose of ensuring safety. This is a manifestation of the famous saying, "two heads are better than one."

Friday, March 10, 2017

What You Should Consider in Academic and Business Writing

In preparing for the IELTS exam, it is highly recommended that you join IELTS review centers or avail their online training. Their instructors can provide you with an accurate assessment of your language proficiency and can come up with exercises to help you improve.

Mentors in an IELTS review center in Cebu encourage their students to read academic- or business-related texts. Doing so familiarizes them to the tone, style and development of these works, which is essential should they be required to take the IELTS Academic exam.

Thursday, March 2, 2017

How to Avoid Mental Block during Exams


How many times during an IELTS review did you fail your practice exam because you forgot the meaning of a word? How many dead airs in practice conversations have you experienced because nothing would come out of your mind?
 
Practice tests in an IELTS review center in Cebu can be exhausting. Students attending IELTS training experience stress, which affects their performance. This may be acceptable during practice tests; however, the pressure resulting to mental block during an actual exam could be the worst thing.