Checklist before IELTS preparation:
Get a valid passport that is required to fill the IELTS form.
Check the suitable course availability and university.
Practice for fluent English speaking skills.
Must have all school documents, marksheets and certificates ready for the visa process.
Things to keep in mind before you start preparing for [IELTS]
Brush up the basic grammar rules, tenses, modals, conjunction and preposition.
Enhance reading skills by initiating newspaper or blog reading.
Be ready to learn a plethora of vocabulary to score a good band.
Surround oneself with English videos, movies and TV series, to learn more English phrases.
What to do when you start preparing for IELTS:
Learn at least 5 synonyms and 5 antonyms.
Pick the latest vocabulary from the newspaper.
Take thesaurus as your best look up pal.
Memorize and repeat daily vocabulary words.
Learn to construct complex compound sentences.
Repetition of words is a total sin, if planning to score band 7+.
Use plenty of conjunctions, adjectives and adverbs for better band score.
Avoid spelling mistakes, Grammatical and punctuation errors.