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Why take the ISLPR – how is it different to other English tests?

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

The language you know and use depends on your language experience and needs. Therefore, at ILS we believe in adaptive testing. A language test that is personalised for each candidate.


What is the difference between an Academic, Professional and Vocational test?

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

The form and content of the test all ISLPR Tests Speaking, Listening and Reading skills are tested in a one-to-one interview that takes about 60 minutes. The interview is audio-recorded. For the Writing test, the tester will give you task sheets and explain the tasks to you; then you will have 60 minutes to write.


“Do I need to prepare for an ISLPR test?”

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

We get asked this question a lot at ISLPR Language Services (ILS). The short answer is, no. You do not need to prepare for an ISLPR test the way you might prepare for other English tests.


What is the ISLPR test and how is the test conducted?

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

The language you know and use depends on your language experience and needs. Therefore, at ISLPR Language Services (ILS) we believe in adaptive testing. A language test that is personalised for each candidate. – Dr David E. Ingram (Director and co-creator of the ISLPR test) The ISLPR test is a personalised and individual English test…
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Let Lockdown help your English!

Posted by on Jun 29, 2021 at 6:00 PM

What Lockdown or Quarantine does to your English: Help? Yes, but only if you do the right thing! For people who use English as a second language, the lockdown period can badly affect your English proficiency if you don’t take steps to maintain it.


Free Resources: How to Stay Busy in Lock-down

Posted by on Apr 19, 2021 at 10:26 AM

Many of you will be in states, territories, and countries where social distancing, self-isolation and lock-downs have rapidly become the new norm. While these are unusual times, we encourage all of you to stay active, both physically and mentally.


ISLPR Global Temporary Centres

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

ISLPR Language Services (ILS) currently has two accredited centres in Australia: Our head office in Brisbane Our accredited testing centre in Victoria For all other locations in Australia and overseas, ILS are able to travel to conduct ISLPR testing if we are requested to do so.


June 6-Week Course | Enrolments Closing Soon!

Posted by on May 19, 2021 at 5:01 PM

A 6-week course designed to develop your reading and writing skills. March enrolments are now open! At ISLPR Language Services we have always strongly recommended candidates focus on developing their English skills before doing an ISLPR test. We don’t believe in “test preparation” courses that simply teach you tricks to pass a test. Instead, we…
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ISLPR Testing in Other Cities: EOI

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

We often have requests from candidates asking when we will be in their city to test next. Please click here to register your interest: https://www.islpr.org/islpr-tests-in-my-city If your city or country is listed, follow the link and fill in your details. We will keep your details on file and notify you if/when we will be in your…
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ISLPR Teaching & Online Testing Update

Posted by on Apr 9, 2021 at 4:39 AM

The past 12 months since the COVID-19 pandemic have certainly been disruptive for all. During this time, although we may not have been able to visit you in your cities or countries, we have tried to provide you with educational content that you could use at home to ensure your language does not regress. We…
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