Cambridge Vocabulary for IELTS self study vocabulary bookThis book shows you how to expand and improve your English vocabulary, improving accuracy and helping you in preparing before the IELTS test. This book presents vocabulary using listening exercises and reading texts that are very similar to the real IELTS test. By learning new vocabulary in context you will find it easier to remember and understand the meaning of new words. Cambridge Vocabulary for IELTS helps you practise new words and include them in your active English vocabulary.
Who is Cambridge Vocabulary for IELTS for?It is aimed at students studying on their own who need to revise and expand their English vocabulary. It is also ideal for use as an integral component of any IELTS preparation course, or for homework assignments by a teacher. Its content is appropriate for many advanced English students and students of English for Academic purposes.
What is the best way to use Cambridge Vocabulary for IELTS?It is a good idea to study each unit in order as the vocabulary exercises may revise the vocabulary from a previous exercise or unit. The book includes test practice sections which give additional practice in the various IELTS test sections.
How is Cambridge Vocabulary for IELTS organized?The book contains 25 units. The first 20 units explain and practise vocabulary related to both general and academic themes. Each unit has listening, reading, writing and speaking exercises similar to the tasks in the IELTS test. Each unit also includes an IELTS test practice task. The test practice sections have various examples of different IELTS tasks which commonly appear in the Academic Reading, General Training Reading, Academic Writing, General Training Writing, Listening and speaking sections of the IELTS test. These IELTS practice tasks give an opportunity for you to test your vocabulary and IELTS test skills.
The book contains an overview of each IELTS test, a general guide on how to learn and use new vocabulary, and useful tips on how to develop your vocabulary even further by using a dictionary. There is also a complete answer key for each exercise, sample answers for the writing tasks, a wordlist for each unit, and recording scripts for the listening tasks.