Unit 25 IELTS Step-by-step Mastering Grammar 4.6 ★★★★★ a 30% discount for August

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Section 1: Context setting & competence checking

Complete these tasks before you watch the video below.

How well did you do? Do you need to spend a lot of time on this grammar?

Section 2: Input Video

Here is the PDF referred to in the video above.

Section 3: Controlled Practice

If you feel that you need more practice on this grammar, go through these exercises in the order that they're given there. Take your time, and make notes of things you discover so that you can revise everything later.

The passive: grammar exercises

Section 4: Test practice: Academic Reading

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💯 After you have done the exercise below, download the Answer key & explanations.pdf to understand the reasons for the answers.

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Summary Task

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Mastering Grammar
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Improve your IELTS grade significantly to a 7+
Watch 25 videos which cover each area of grammar
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Cover 25 different areas of grammar that are essential for a 7+
Do 25 IELTS-style tasks that practice each area of grammar
Do over 100 multiple-choice, fill-in-the-gap, and matching exercises (at least 4 per area of grammar)

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4.7 ★★★★★
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Analyse every type of writing possible in the exam
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Mastering Reading
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