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Tips for Practicing TOEFL/TOEIC

We are currently developing tips for practicing for the TOEFL and TOEIC tests.

The following is a list of things you need to be aware of in preparing for the tests.

    Understand differences between the Computer-Based Test (CBT) and Paper Test

      Computer vs. Paper

      Test Format

      Scoring

      Strategies

    General Testing Strategies

      Timing

      Test Anxiety

      Mental preparation

        Concentration

        Overconfidence

        Perfectionism

        Guessing

    Strategies for Listening

      Short conversations

      Long conversations

      Academic lectures

    Strategies for Structure

      Sentence Completion

        Subject-Verb agreement

        Underlying sentence structure

        Active vs. passive

        Introductory phrases

        Clauses and reductions

        Inversions

      Error Correction

        Tenses

        Modals

        Articles

        Pronouns

        Singular and plural

        Preposition Collocations

      Strategies for Reading

        Main ideas

        Organization

        Specific details

        Inference

        Vocabulary in context

        General questions

      Strategies for Writing

        Idea Generation

        Organization

        Grammar and Editing

        Typing

        Scoring

Tips for the TOEFL Writing Section

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Last updated: 15 February, 2010 02:43:16