IELTS Reading Videos

On this page, you’ll find all my IELTS Reading videos. Most of them are videos of the lessons on the website and can be also be found on the related pages.

Here, however, I have brought them together in one place to make it easy for you to find what you need quickly.

Many students prefer to learn by hearing rather than reading and with these video lessons you have that option. I want to help you prepare for your IELTS exam in the way that suits you best so I hope you find them helpful.

Essential Information & Key Skills

I recommend that you start with these three lessons. They will ensure that you understand the Reading test and learn the key skills needed to get a high score.

1) All the essential information you need to know.

2) The key reading skills & how to use them.

3) Top 7 tips for achieving a high score.

Video 1


  • The format of the test 
  • Question types
  • The marking system
  • Skills assessed
  • Key reading skills
  • How to complete the answer sheet
  • Which test to choose – Academic or General

Video 2

This lesson will teach you the 3 key reading skills essential for achieving a high score in your Reading test. I explain them and show you step-by-step how to use them through simple practice exercises.

Video 3

Learn 7 top tips that could make a significant difference to your score and bring you the success you want in your IELTS reading test.

The 12 Types of IELTS Reading Questions

There are 12 different types of Reading questions. They are designed to test a wide range of reading skills. You won’t get them all in your test but expect 3 or 4 types of question from this list. 

1.  Matching Headings

2.  Multiple Choice

3.  Short Answer

4.  Name Matching

5.  True, False, Not Given

6.  Diagram Labelling

7.  Summary Completion

8.  Matching Sentence Endings

9.  Yes, No, Not Given

10.  Sentence Completion

11.  Table Completion

12.  Matching Information to Paragraphs

This set of video lessons gives you a step-by-step strategy for answering each question type. The lessons contain many examples and practice tests.

Matching Headings

Multiple Choice

Short Answer

Name Matching

True, False, Not Given

Yes, No, Not Given

Summary Completion

Matching Sentence Endings

Sentence Completion

Matching Information

Table Completion

Diagram Labelling

You will find many more Reading lessons on the main Reading menu page. Follow this link: IELTS Reading

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