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Skim reading for IELTS and Cambridge exams

Analysing a text

In IELTS and Cambridge exams, you are required to read several texts of considerable total length. This can be a daunting task for students and you may feel that you don’t have time to read everything. You’ve probably heard the terms skim reading and scan reading and are probably aware that these skills are important […]

Which or That? The grammar rules

Using which or that in relative clauses

In certain phrases in English, you can use “which” or “that” such as, “Monday is the day that/which I hate the most!” However, sometimes you can only use “which”. For example: “I’m from Moscow, which is the capital of Russia.” The good news is that you can always use “which”, although most native English speakers […]