This Is How You Do It: – Tackling TOEFL Exam

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Below is the TOEFL experience shared by Chinmay. He has given a detailed way of tackling the TOEFL Exam. I would like to thank Chinmay for allowing his experience to be shared in this Blog. If you too have certain points to add apart from what has been shared by Chinmay, please use the comment box that is present below. Your views will also help other students who will be giving their TOEFL Exams in the future months. Continue reading

After TOEFL Test Registration It Says “Must Bring Your Own Laptop”: What To Do?

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Day before yesterday I got a query from a student which was a little unusual from the rest. The student had registered for his TOEFL Exam through the Official ETS Website. After Registering for the TOEFL Exam, the Registration Information said to bring his own laptop at the center for giving the TOEFL Test. I too had never heard of ETS requesting students to bring their laptops at TOEFL Test Center. Continue reading

New Native-Speaker English Accents Added To TOEFL iBT Test

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I was just going through the latest changes that ETS has made in their TOEFL iBT Test. From March 2013, the Listening and Speaking sections of the TOEFL iBT Test will include other native-speaker English accents in addition to the current accents from North America. Test takers may hear accents from the United Kingdom, New Zealand or Australia during the Listening and Speaking Sections. Continue reading

Best Books For TOEFL iBT Exam

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This post contains the Best Books that you can buy if you are preparing for your TOEFL iBT Examination. You can even buy these books online buy clicking the Image of the Book below. Also solve as many questions as possible from the Internet too.  Preparation for TOEFL Exam requires effort and dedication. Give importance to all the sections in the TOEFL Examination, especially for the Writing Section which many students avoid practice. Give it your best and you will receive a good score. Continue reading

Time Taken By ETS To Send GRE And TOEFL Score Cards

Question From Ravi

Hi, I am following your Blog for quite sometime and it’s really Good and Informative. I have a query though. My Query is “How long does ETS takes to send the GRE Scorecards to my Home and How long does ETS takes to report my GRE Scores to the selected Universities?” Please clarify this doubt as I haven’t found any information regarding this on your site. Thanks in advance. I suppose many students might be having the same query. Continue reading

TOEFL Rubrics (Scoring Standards)

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Today, I will be focusing on the TOEFL Rubrics (Scoring Standards). Your Scores in Individual Section has a defined meaning, which I will be sharing with you in this post. The Reading and Listening sections are scored directly with a score range from 0 to 30. For Speaking Section, Each of six tasks is rated from 0 to 4. The sum is converted to a scaled score of 0 to 30. In the Writing Section, Two tasks are rated from 0 to 5. The sum is converted to a Continue reading