TOEFL iBT Student Generated Materials
The TOEFL® Test Gives You an Advantage
published by Ronald Bautista
About the TOEFL iBT® Test
The TOEFL iBT® test, administered via the Internet, is an important part of your journey to study in an English-speaking country. In addition to the test, the ETS TOEFL Program provides tools and guides to help you prepare for the test and improve your English-language skills.
What Is the TOEFL iBT Test?
The TOEFL iBT test measures your ability to use and understand English at the university level. And it evaluates how well you combine your listening, reading, ...
Study Hack: Summarizing articles
published by Annaba Boukhecha
When you’re preparing for a big exam like the TOEFL, you need to focus on studying efficiently – packing in the most amount of studying in the shortest amount of time. Using verbal summaries (that is, summarizing an article out loud) tests and improves your reading, comprehension, and speaking skills all at once. Talk about a time saver! Here is how you can work verbal summaries into your study routine.
1. Read a short newspaper article, jotting down major points and any new vocabulary ...
A Closer Look and Suggestions to Consider
published by Nayoung Lee
For TOEFL iBT Speaking Section: A Closer look and suggestions to consider
By Kim Hae-jin
For students who wish to study abroad in an English-speaking country, an assessment demonstrating your English skills, such as the TOEFL test, will most likely be required to complete your application for international study.
I was one of many Korean international students who have pursued their dreams abroad. Being curious about all aspects of languages, I studied linguistics at the University of ...
Stepping outside of exam-prepping textbooks
published by Chris Thomsen
By Yoon Jung-yeon
Once upon a time, there was a girl who was in love with the Disney Princesses. Dressed in a princess dress, she twirled around in her little dress like Cinderella. The little girl’s room was filled with storybooks of these princesses and movies. She watched these movies and looked at these storybooks every day to live inside of these stories among her beloveds. Only there was this slightest problem. She did not understand a word in the book nor the lines of her favorite ...
Terrific Tips for TOEFL
published by Talat Keskin
By Kim Min-woo
In Korea nowadays, the TOEFL test is becoming a mandatory test for everyone to take. Admission for university, job applications, and for study abroad programs, the TOEFL test is the one of the most important criteria. Due to the great emphasis on the TOEFL test, people are asking more about tips and study guides to receive a high score. I would like to share some of the know-hows and my personal experience on the TOEFL test.
The TOEFL test is the most efficient and effective ...
Master the TOEFL Test Writing Section With These Top Tips!
published by Aslihan Turan
You don't need a crystal ball to identify your weakest TOEFL Test area: it's the writing section.
Maybe that's why so many students worry about acing the writing section. After all, their English skills have focused so much on actually speaking the language that they neglected their writing.
Does this story sound familiar to you? You spent all of your time watching American English films and having conversations with native English speakers. In fact, you were so confident about your ...
Skyrocket Your TOEFL Test Success With This Secret Technique!
published by Nikolay Dutev
When it comes to learning how to read in English, many future TOEFL Test takers often analyze each and every word for meaning.
They break down the word into its roots, and translate what each part of it means. They look for a relationship between the words in their native language to that of English. And finally, they use the word to make sense of the sentence, much like how one places the last jigsaw piece in place to finish the puzzle.
As a TOEFL prep coach, I understand that this is a ...
How to Learn English Online and Prepare for the TOEFL Exam
published by Tsang Rai
If you want to find a job working for an English company or wish to move to an English speaking state you will need to pass the TOEFL exam. To pass the test you need to learn English rather well, both speaking and writing. The easiest way today, and the most affordable, is to learn English online. We will cover a few things that will help you learn English online and prepare for the TOEFL exam.
The first thing of course is to evaluate your English skills. For that you can download a free TOEFL ...
Sample TOEFL Essay (2)
published by Jinjira Gadhe
This is a new idea I’ve had to help students prepare for the Written Section of the TOEFL by providing you with a sample essay. I hope to do this fairly regularly.
UPDATE: In fact, I followed up on that promise. Check out a descriptive essay about my favorite sport.
In my textbook once I get in online I plan do a lot of exercises on writing the essay and include more example essays including good ones, bad ones and so-so ones, but overall I think one of the biggest problems with the TOEFL ...
Sample TOEFL Essay: Favorite Sport
published by Markus Huber
This is another Sample TOEFL essay. Check out my first one on writing a persuasive TOEFL essay here.
Some students have issues with the description essay question. A description essay question looks like this:
Describe your favorite sport. Include details and examples to explain why you enjoy this sport
It’s a really simple question, which is probably what confuses students. There are two common mistakes that people make:
Writing randomly all sorts of facts and opinions about their ...
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