July 2011 Archives

Giving Cheating a Bad Name

By Tdol on Jul 18, 2011 | | 0 Comments

According to the China Daily, some sudents from China are getting IELTS ghostwriters to take the IELTS test for them, as IELTS in Hong Kong is run separately and they can circumvent the lifetime ban back home if they are caught cheating.  It's a growing business with a lot of people willing to  pay someone to take the exam for them.

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Forum Policies- Multiple Accounts & Sock-Puppets

By Tdol on Jul 7, 2011 | | 0 Comments

Multiple accounts and sock-puppets, accounts created by a poster to agree and to try to make their views look more accepted, are annoying.  Please don't create multiple accounts-  there's no need, and where we find multiple accounts, we will block access to the clones and may also ban the main account if it continues after being asked to desist.

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