IELTS grammar: Simple past tense and its exercise.

Please ask questions in comment section. You can contact us at eltecielts@gmail.com Simple past tense is used in two situations: 1. To talk about single past completed actions. 2. To refer to a series of actions in sequence/ order of occurance. For instance: The burgler broke into the house, opened the safe, stole jewellery and…

IELTS reading: Gene Editing Technology

To understand the technique of skimming visit our blog post on reading strategy here. The passage below is derived from the Wall Street Journal, April 29th, 2017. The questions are designed by the ELTEC team. You have 20 minutes to complete the 13 questions. Why Gene Editing Technology has Scientists Excited? A new technology for “editing”…

IELTS grammar: If – Then construction

Please ask questions in comment section. You can contact us at eltecielts@gmail.com “If India can somehow capture this territory, then India-Afghanistan border will become a ground reality” stated a recent opinion article in The Tribune, an English daily in India. So, where do we use If-Then construction in the English language? How do we use it?…

IELTS Speaking task: nice place for relaxation

You can email your answers at eltecielts@gmail.com . Talk about a nice place for relaxation that you know and use. Please say 1. Where and what is this place? 2. Why do you go there? 3. Who do you go there with? Please note: This answer is for demonstration only. Please use this as a…