Free Writing Activities

Free Writing Activities

Writing is HARD. There are just too many things one has to pay attention to during the writing process: the context (audience and purpose), the right register (=formal or informal, depending on the latter), the task (and its various components), generating relevant...
Why Rewrite?

Why Rewrite?

Other than always carefully reading your teacher’s comments on and assessment of your written work, from time to time you might also want to rewrite your IELTS letters, essays or descriptive reports during your preparation to try to bring your work up to...
Types of Written Feedback

Types of Written Feedback

Are you one of those students who, when your teacher gives you back a writing homework corrected takes a quick glance and shoves it into the back of their exercise book straight away, never to take it out of there afterwards to consider the teacher’s comments? If so,...
Home or Abroad?

Home or Abroad?

Over the years many times I have been asked by students in various language learning contexts whether a language can really be learned only abroad or ‘at home’, in your own country as well. Well, here is some good news for those of you who might not have the money to...
Writing Terms Glossary

Writing Terms Glossary

This entry is an overview of all the important writing related terms that are often referred to in our writing courses. Use them to help you revise the main concepts to do with essay, descriptive report and letter writing during your preparation. Happy Studying, I am...