Preparation for TOEFL

Mode of Test:

The TOEFL can be taken in two main modes, the Internet Based Test (iBT) or the Paper Based Test (pBT). The TOEFL iBT test is administered via the Internet, and the TOEFL pBT test is administered in a paper-delivered format.

TOEFL iBT Test Content:

The TOEFL iBT is a 4 hour 20 minute test (excluding the 10 minute break). It consists of four sections namely the Reading section, Listening section, Speaking section and the Writing section.

Section Time Limit Questions

Reading 60-80 minutes 36-56

Listening 60-90 minutes 34-51

Break – –

Speaking 20 minutes 6 tasks

Writing 50 minutes 2 tasks

Section Tasks

Reading – Read 3 or 4 passages from academic texts and answer questions.

Listening – Listen to lectures, classroom discussions and conversations, then answer questions.

Speaking – Express an opinion on a familiar topic; speak based on reading and listening tasks.

Writing – Write …