go look for Cambridge Ielts book, do some practice there
go to the website, ielts practice, there is a free reading and listening sample that you can try, tips to write better to score at least 7 or above...
for speaking, speak english everyday before you sit for ur ielts, find notes regarding wat the examiner would ask.... in the internet, ur seniors n etc
there is 3 part, first, introduction of yourself, 2 part is talk about a topic, 3part is talk about the 2 topic, but it is more on application, more on conflict, questions related to topic 2
writing, 2 part, first, diagram, bar chart would be given, its easy to score, use more keywords to explain the graph, erm, 2 part, its open, you will be ask to write an essay, my topic last year when i sat is, "Group study or individual study, which one suit you and why" so, this part, i score teruk, band 7 for writing...
listening, basically, first part easy, then come to the last part that is hard to catch up... reading, make sure you read any journal or text from the website, practice and understand...
to score well for writing part 1 and listening, speaking, my Ielts lecturer advise us to listen to the radio, listen how the DJ talk, when there is an interview or etc... do u watch ntv7 breakfast show, ahh... that one is good for your speaking you knw... and for writing, if u got astro or wat, go turn to business news, there, u can learn to use many terms to explain the bar chart and graph u know... take note whenever u listen to the news from tv, radio n etc... remember, speak english everyday, read the papers...
that is wat my ielts teacher told us... so i this info help u la... take k
p/s - when speaking that time, be yourself, dun talk to the examiner, "i don't know lah" remember, no lah okie... and when talk, dun say erm...erm... i tink....JUST be frank.... and ya... erm... another tips i learn from my frens that score band 8 for speaking and 8.5 is, speak non stop... dun worry if the examiner will stop u... just be urself okie... haha