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 scaled score of 0 to 30.

Below is the General TOEFL Score Scales: – 

Skill Score Range Level
Reading 0–30 High (22–30)
Intermediate (15–21)
Low (0–14)
Listening 0–30 High (22–30)
Intermediate (15–21)
Low (0–14)
Speaking 0–30 score scale Good (26–30)
Fair (18–25)
Limited (10–17)
Weak (0–9)
Writing 0–30 score scale Good (24–30)
Fair (17–23)
Limited (1–16)
Total Score 0–120

For TOEFL Speaking And Writing Section, there is a detailed Rubric/Scoring Standard that is followed.

TOEFL Speaking Rubrics (Scoring Standard)

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TOEFL Writing Rubrics (Scoring Standard)

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To Conclude: – 

As you can see, TOEFL Exam Results will provide you with complete details on how you have attempted each Section and even each Question for Speaking and Writing Sections. This detailed results are to indicate the student regarding where he/she lost his score or where he/she gained.

I hope this post was useful.

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