Common Mistakes while Introducing Oneself

Example: “Hello, myself Sumesh Saboo.” This is one blunder most of the executives do while introducing themselves in business meetings. It’s an incorrect way of expressing oneself.  Yes, it can be said, “Hello, I’m Sumesh Sabbo.” “I’m Mr Sumesh Sabbo.” The titles like Mr, Mrs, Miss are for others to address.  A person should not […]


Business emails are a pillar of modern communication. On any given day, the average office worker receives over 80 emails. That’s a lot of communication. Many of the emails are not effective.  They often dwell in the trash can without even recipient’s attention.   If this is the destination of your emails, you need a lesson.  Etiquette, […]

Going for IELTS Speaking test?

Keep these tips in mind… Remember, IELTS Speaking test is a test of Communication Skills, not about your general knowledge.  We must focus on HOW rather that WHAT.  What if I don’t have information about the subject? – As long as you are speaking confidently, you are on the right track.  You can suggest your […]

Last Minute Preparation on the Day of Your IELTS Examination

What to do on the day of IELTS examination is just as important as preparing for it! Your presentation on the day plays an important role in making an impression on the examiner. Preparing yourself well for the examination and grooming yourself for it go hand in hand for securing a high IELTS band score. […]

IELTS – Synonyms for few words

Nice- enjoyable, pleasurable, thoughtful, lovely, likely, pleasing, gracious, cordial, admirable, considerate Good- excellent, amazing, wonderful, pleasant, marvelous, exceptional, fantastic, outstanding, terrific, splendid, stupendous Bad- awful, rotten, naughty, dreadful, nasty, wicked, lousy, terrible, unpleasant, disagreeable Sad- depressed, gloomy, miserable, cheerless, unhappy, gloomy, sorrowful, upset, tearful Happy- cheerful, delighted, pleased, joyful, content, jovial, amused, merry, thrilled, elated […]

Specification for First Timers

HOW TO PREPARE FOR IELTS If you are preparing for your IELTS examination, it is important for you to go through a checklist for first timers on how to prepare for your tests. Here we bring you a handy list of tips and tricks to keep in mind: i. Go back to basics: Ensure you […]

Expert Speak on IELTS Basics

5 Top Tips for Scoring High on the IELTS Reading Section 1. Use Time to Your Advantage We advise you to do is to fill in the answer sheet as you go, not at the end. Leave difficult questions for the end.  Don’t start reading the text before looking at the tasks. Read the tasks […]