TOEFL Articles

TOEFL Basics for Beginners

What is the TOEFL and why do you have to take it? How does the test work exactly and how much does it cost?

If you are a complete TOEFL beginner, this is your first stop! Here you will find answers to the 15 most common questions about the test. You can even have a look at a practice test. Let us help you on your way to getting your score as quickly and easily as possible!

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TOEFL ITP Plus in China

TOEFL ITP Plus in ChinaThe TOEFL ITP Plus is now available throughout the Chinese mainland. In this article, you will learn everything you need to know about the test and how to register.Due to the COVID-19 pandemic, the TOEFL iBT has been unavailable in China since...

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Take the TOEFL at Home During the Coronavirus (updated May 2020)

How can you take the TOEFL IBT with all the test centers closed?

The Special Home Edition of the TOEFL iBT.

Due to the spread of COVID-19 and the subsequent closing of many in-person testing facilities, ETS has created a home version of the TOEFL iBT. This article will take an in-depth look at the special home edition of the TOEFL iBT by delving deeper into the registration process, technical requirements, and overall differences between this test and the original TOEFL iBT.

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Ten Awesome TOEFL Speaking Tips

Looking to improve your TOEFL Speaking score?

Look no further. These ten TOEFL Speaking tips will teach you how to grade your own response, organize your studies at home, find a TOEFL Speaking partner, and more. You can keep endlessly searching the Internet for answers, or you can read this one quick article to learn exactly what you have to do for the TOEFL Speaking on test day.

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TOEFL Speaking Questions, Topics, and Sample Answers

TOEFL Speaking practice questions. You need them, we’ve got them.

And not only that, but we have included sample answers so you know exactly how to speak to score high on test day.

These TOEFL Speaking topics and sample answers were updated in 2020 and reflect the new version of the TOEFL test, which changed on August 1st, 2019. They have been carefully crafted to show you the ideal structure for each question type. Check them out.

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The Ultimate TOEFL Vocabulary List

There are hundreds of thousands of words in English, but which do you have to know for the TOEFL?

This is the list. The Academic Word List consists of 570 of the most important words you have to know for the TOEFL. Academic vocabulary is tough, but it doesn’t have to be. Check out this list and learn which words you need to know on test day.

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How to Answer TOEFL Summary Questions: A Step-by-step Guide

TOEFL Reading summary questions are a pain in the neck.

Not only do you have to understand the entire passage, but you also have to figure out the difference between a little detail and a general summary. Well it’s time for you to learn a better way. By the time you finish this short article, you will have multiple strategies in your TOEFL arsenal to help you answer these questions easily and efficiently on test day.

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Ten Awesome TOEFL Reading Tips

The TOEFL Reading contains 10 different types of questions, each with their own point value and strategy. Some questions are straightforward, while others have answers designed to trick you. This short article will give you the skills to identify the question type and find the answer by systematically eliminating the wrong choices. It’s the perfect guide to help you study smarter and read better.

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Note-taking for the TOEFL Listening

Most TOEFL Listening passages are at least five minutes long and jam-packed with content. So much content, in fact, that it will make your head hurt. Taking notes is crucial, but there’s no need to write down everything. We are going to take you step-by-step through the notetaking process for the TOEFL Listening so you know exactly what you need to do in order to take more notes in less time. You’ll be amazed at the amount of crucial information you can comfortably write down without feeling overwhelmed.

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Free TOEFL Practice Test

What you need is a free and complete TOEFL practice test with an answer key that explains the answer to each question. Not only that, but this test should include speaking responses and essay samples so you know how to speak and write on test day.

This is the free practice test you’ve been looking for.

And not only do you get access to a free TOEFL practice test, but we will also break down each section of the test and provide five study tips to help you improve your TOEFL score.

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