Archive for the ‘TOEFL’ Category

How to prepare for the TOEFL listening section?

July 17th, 2013 in TOEFL

The TOEFL test takes about four hours to complete. That means you need to come prepared so that your energy and attention levels remain stable throughout the test.

TOEFL Reading: What skills are necessary?

July 16th, 2013 in TOEFL

To score well in the Reading section of the TOEFL iBT, you must have a commendable vocabulary. You should be able to understand the relative importance of ideas when reading academic passages. You must also be able to interpret charts and graphs.

TOEFL Reading Overview

April 5th, 2013 in TOEFL

The reading section is the first section of the TOEFL. Test takers will have to read five to seven passages. Each passage may contain around 700 words. If you are given only three passages, you will have to finish the test in 60 minutes. If there are five passages, you will get up to 100 minutes for reading and answering the questions. You will have to answer 12 to 14 questions on each passage.

TOEFL Vocabulary Exercise

December 18th, 2012 in TOEFL

A good knowledge of English vocabulary is absolutely essential for success in standardized tests like TOEFL and IELTS. Test your English vocabulary skills with this exercise.

TOEFL Grammar exercise

October 5th, 2012 in TOEFL

Complete the following sentences using appropriate verb forms. Each question is followed by three suggested answers. Choose the most appropriate one.

Question 1

TOEFL Grammar practice

October 2nd, 2012 in TOEFL

Each question in this test has one grammar mistake in it. Choose the underlined portion that contains the mistake.

Question 1

1. As holidaying in Toronto, Jane acquired a strong Canadian accent.

TOEFL grammar test

August 27th, 2012 in TOEFL

Each sentence given below contains a mistake which is in one of the underlined words or phrases. Find out that word / phrase that contains the error.