Checking your Understanding

Questions to check your understanding of the IELTS test.

  1. Will IELTS listening accept 25th MARCH or 25 MARCH?
  2. Can you write 9am or 9.00am?
  3. Will IELTS writing accept American spelling?
  4. Can you ask for extra paper to plan your essay in IELTS writing?
  5. Can I use a highlighter pen in IELTS reading?
  6. Can I use body language in the speaking test?
  7. Are my ideas marked in IELTS speaking?
  8. Are my ideas marked in IELTS writing?

Answers

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Comments

  1. 1.Both
    2.Both
    3.Yes
    4.Yes
    5.No
    6.Yes
    7.No
    8.Yes

  2. 25th MARCH
    9.00AM
    YES- ACCEPT AMERICAN SPELLING
    YES – WE CAN ASK EXTRA PAPER
    YES

  3. 1.Both
    2.Both
    3.yes
    4.yes
    5.yes
    6.yes
    7.yes
    8.yes

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  5. 1. Yes
    2. Yes
    3. Yes
    4. Yes
    5. Both (they have accept it sometimes and sometimes don’t)
    6. No
    7. No
    8. No

  6. 1. Both
    2. 9 a.m.
    3. Yes. American spelling is accepted but it should be consistent throughout.
    4. No. You can use question paper only.
    5. No. Highlighter is not allowed.
    6. Yes, since you are always sitting, you can use your hands while expressing.
    7. No. Ideas are not marked.
    8. No. Ideas are not marked.

  7. Haripriya says:

    1. Both
    2. 9am
    3. Yes
    4. No
    5. No
    6. Yes
    7. No
    8. Yes

  8. Haripriya says:

    1.25th MARCH
    2.9AM
    3.YES
    4.YES
    5.NO
    6.NO
    7.NO
    8.YES

  9. Georgia Spyrakou says:

    1.25th murch
    2.yes both
    3. No. Severe times Ame. spelling isn’t correct at British English. For instance:The word colour in Ame. Spelling color.
    4.yes
    5.No
    6.No.Sameone need to explain and extend his ideas otherwise won’t be understandable.
    7.yes
    8.No.

  10. 1 Both
    2 9am
    3 Yes
    4 No
    5 No
    6 Yes
    7 No
    8 No

  11. Dr. M. Vinod Kumar says:

    1. 25th March
    2. 9.00 AM
    3. I guess, Yes
    4. I think, Yes
    5. No
    6. The idea is to behave in a natural way, so, I guess using body language is considered in a good way.
    7. Not at all
    8. Yes, I think so

  12. Both,both, yes, no,no,no,no,no.
    By the way I have question is this regard .
    If the answer given in Cambridge book as –
    (‘ the) book shop’ and I write ‘book shop’ will this be correct, or I write ‘skill(s)’ and given answer is’ skill’, will it be marked correct.

    Please spread some light.

  13. 25th March
    both
    yes
    no
    no
    yes
    no
    yes

  14. 1. Both
    2. Both
    3. No
    4. No
    5. Yes
    6.Yes
    7. Yes
    8. Yes

  15. Koko
    1. both
    2. both
    3. yes
    4. no
    5. no
    6.yes
    7. no
    8. yes

  16. 1. Both.
    2. Both. 9:00 am is also accepted.
    3. Yes.
    4. You can ask for extra paper if you run out of space to write the answer, but not for planning.
    5. No.
    6. You can, but it won’t be considered for your marks.
    7. The way you express your ideas will be marked, not the idea itself.
    8. Same as for speaking.

  17. 25th MARCH
    9:00am
    Yes
    Yes
    Yes
    Yes
    Yes
    Yes
    Yes
    Yes yes

  18. 1. both are accepted.
    2. 9:00 am
    3. British English. But you can use the spelling of American English
    4. No
    5. No
    6. Yes
    7. No, how fluently I can speak is matters.
    8. Yes.

  19. Dhanusu says:

    1. 25th MARCH
    2. 9am
    3. Yes
    4. Yes
    5. No
    6. Yes
    7. No
    8. No

  20. YES
    YES
    YES
    NO
    YES
    YES
    NO
    NO

  21. Yeshey wangmo says:

    yes
    yes
    yes
    yes
    yes
    yes
    yes
    no yes

  22. Both
    Both
    Yes
    Yes
    Yes
    Yes
    No
    Yes

  23. Oluwakemi says:

    1.25th MARCH
    2.9am
    3.yes
    4.yes
    5.yes
    6.yes
    7.no
    8.no

  24. Nguyễn Thị Hoa Mỹ says:

    1. No
    2. 9.00am
    3. N
    4.Y
    5. N
    6. Y
    7.Y
    8.N

  25. TAYYABA says:

    yes
    yes
    yes
    yes
    no
    yes
    no
    no

  26. Both
    Both
    Yes
    Yes
    Yes
    Yes
    No
    No

  27. 1.both
    2.both
    3.yes
    4.yes
    5.yes
    6.no
    7.no
    8.no

  28. 1.both
    2.9am
    3 .yes
    4.no
    5.no
    6.yes
    7.no
    8No

  29. Yeah. No. 4 is definitely no.

  30. 1. 25th march
    2.Both
    3. yes
    4. No
    5. Yes
    6. No
    7. No
    8. Yes

  31. 1. Both
    2. Both
    3. Yes
    4. Yes
    5. No
    6. Yes
    7. No
    8. No

  32. 1. Both
    2. 9:00am
    3. Yes
    4. No
    5. No
    6. Yes
    7. No
    8. Yes

  33. Shahla Rassel says:

    1.Both
    2.9am
    3.Both
    4.No
    5.No
    6.No
    7.No
    8.No

  34. Sukhdeep bajwa says:

    1 both are correct.
    2. 9 am.
    3.no.
    4 no.
    5 yes.
    6 yes.
    7 no.
    8 yes

  35. 1.YES
    2.YES Both are correct
    3.YES
    4.NO
    5.YES
    6.YES
    7.NO
    8.YES

  36. OLATUNDE says:

    1. 25th March
    2. Both
    3. No
    4. No
    5. Yes
    6. Yes
    7. Yes
    8. No

  37. Olivia Huang says:

    1. Both are correct
    2. Both are correct
    3. YES
    4. NO, but you can ask for extra sheets for your answer
    5. NO
    6. YES
    7. YES
    8. YES

  38. Haridas Patel says:

    1. Both can be accepted
    2.9 am
    3.yes
    4. no, for planning we can not ask for an extra paper.
    5.No, as it is not allowed to take with us during exam
    6. Little bit but you marked for your english not for body language.
    7. I dont know
    8.I dont know

  39. 1. Yes
    2. Yes
    3. Yes
    4. No
    5. Yes
    6. Yes
    7. No
    8. No

  40. 1.both are correct
    2. both are correct
    3. American and British spellings can be used
    4.no
    5.no
    6.no
    7.yes
    8.yes

  41. 1.25march
    2.9.00am
    3.yes
    4.yes
    5.no
    6.no
    7.no
    8.yes

  42. As far as American spellings is maintained throughout the writing test, it will be accepted.
    Mixing American and British spellings together is VERY wrong, and IELTS won’t accept this.

    I think both 25th March and March 25 are correct

  43. 1.both
    2.9am
    3.yes
    4.no
    5.no
    5.no
    6.no
    7.yes
    8.yes

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