the Test of English as a Foreign Language, is the
test that most colleges in the US require of international
students to show that they know enough English to
take classes at an American university. Now, the TOEFL
is given on the computer in most countries, although
there are some countries where you will take a paper-based
TOEFL. The computer-based TOEFL (CBT) consists of
four sections: listening, structure, reading, and
can I prepare for the TOEFL?
a word, start yesterday! The most effective way of
studying really depends on your personality, your
learning style, how much you like to study, etc. However,
starting preparing for the TOEFL as soon as possible
is the most important thing for everyone! TestMagic
thinks that the TOEFL does not truly test your English
ability; rather, it tests your "TOEFL ability."
Since TOEFL English is somewhat different from real
English, you should prepare for the TOEFL with well-examined
strategies and questions. We provide some information
about how to improve scores for each section.
research 786,345 students
took the paper-based TOEFL from July 1997
through June 1998.
are some of the average TOEFL scores,
by Native Country: