Discussion of This Passage
Why is this passage so hard? Simple--you
have to pay close attention to the passage and remember what the
A lot of people criticize the Listening
section--they say that it is more of a memory test than a listening
test. Hey, I agree! Even native speakers would miss some of these
How can we practice this type of passage?
Well, it's not easy. First, we have to get used to the vocab and we should
be able to understand everything. Next, we have to get used to listening
for details and then remembering.
Don't worry, though. We have some practice
that we are going to do with this exercise to help.
TestMagic Top 10 Vocab List
This list is designed to help you learn new TOEFL vocabulary and
TestMagic has chosen the Top 10 words or phrases that are most likely
to appear on your next TOEFL test and put them on
this list. We have NOT included the vocab that is already contained
in the practice test.
To make full use of this list, you should look at the Parts of Speech
(that will help you with the grammar section), and read each Sample
Sentence. The Sample Sentences are designed to be easy to remember and
understand. Furthermore, each sentence has other useful vocabulary in it
Finally, test yourself by taking the little quiz in the last column.
Choose the answer that is closest in meaning to the words in bolded
red. TestMagic has simulated the TOEFL vocab questions here--they are just as
tricky as the real TOEFL questions!
Good luck! Any comments? Contact
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for the answers.
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your answers by yourself.