Tag: 2021

“Tell me…”

Posted by on Aug 24, 2021 at 8:44 AM

QUIZ Finish these sentences using one of the clauses that follow: Tell me ___________________. ____________________?   Clauses to choose from: how did you do that? how you did that. _____________________________________________


Who, Whom

Posted by on Aug 20, 2021 at 6:00 AM

“Who” is nominative case, i.e. it is used as the subject of a verb. “Whom” is objective case and so is used as the object of a verb or preposition. The explanation for each of the following is given after the sentence below. I saw the man whom you told me about at work yesterday. “whom”…
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Pronunciation: The Letter “W”

Posted by on Aug 14, 2021 at 6:00 AM

Pronunciation Practice View this post on Instagram   A post shared by 𝙸𝚂𝙻𝙿𝚁® 𝙴𝚗𝚐𝚕𝚒𝚜𝚑 𝚃𝚎𝚜𝚝 (@islpr)


“to look forward to”

Posted by on Aug 12, 2021 at 4:08 AM

A brief explanation for “to look forward to” Choose a word from the list to fill in the blanks: See Seeing Go Going I am looking forward to _____________ you at the weekend. She wanted to ______ you in her office. I know you are looking forward to ________ on holidays but we don’t have…
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Pronunciation Videos

Posted by on Aug 4, 2021 at 7:35 AM

Are you following us on Instagram?  Every week we will be posting a new video to help you improve your pronunciation. We already have two videos up on pronouncing the letters “L” and “R”. In a multilingual society such as Australia, it is reasonable to expect everyone to learn to cope with accents that…
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New Activity Sheet Now Available

Posted by on Jul 27, 2021 at 12:17 PM

We know there are many people still stuck in lockdown who are anxious to continue developing their English skills while at home. We are very pleased to announce that we now have a third activity sheet available to download from our website! The activities we have included in this workbook are activities that focus on…
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FREE English Activity Sheets!

Posted by on Apr 19, 2021 at 10:27 AM

At ISLPR Language Services we firmly believe in teaching our students how to speak English, NOT tricks to pass a test.


Download Activity Sheet 2 now!

Posted by on Apr 19, 2021 at 10:27 AM

Last updated: March 2021 As promised, our second activity sheet in our series of English language workbooks has been published.


How your Language Proficiency is Assessed in an ISLPR® Test

Posted by on Apr 20, 2021 at 9:52 AM

In an ISLPR® test, we assess your overall proficiency in each macroskill of speaking, listening, reading and writing separately. Proficiency is a highly complex concept. There are many features that contribute to what we call language.


Lecture by Dr David Ingram: Improving your Reading and Writing Skills

Posted by on Jun 1, 2021 at 10:26 AM

Dr David Ingram, (the co-creator of the ISLPR test and the original IELTS testing system) recently hosted an online lecture to help ESL learners improve their reading and writing skills. The recording is now available for purchase. What can you expect? 60 minute lecture by Dr Ingram (co-creator of the ISLPR test and original IELTS…
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