How to Improve on IELTS Reading Sentence Completion Questions

With so many IELTS Reading questions types, students often feel overwhelmed. You can find out about the other IELTS Reading questions types here.

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Top 5 tips for staying focused in the IELTS Reading Exam


How to stay focused in IELTS reading

IELTS Reading Sentence Completion questions can be tricky, but if you follow these techniques, you will enhance your score:

  1. Make sure the sentence is grammatically correct

This is an easy mistake to avoid. Simply scan the gaps and note the part of speech above each.

This way you know what to look for in the passage. If the sentence is grammatically incorrect, erase and try again.

     2. Be aware that answers often come in order

Being mindful of this can save you time. Stay focused on the order of the questions in relation to the text and you will increase your IELTS Reading score.

     3. Think carefully about the part of speech needed for each gap

Does the gap need a verb, a noun, an adverb or an adjective? Does the gap need a number?

These three IELTS Reading tips will help you increase your IELTS score, but you also need to improve your reading technique.

Click here for how you can increase your IELTS reading speed

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