Practice

No one knows how to prepare for the TOEFL® test better than the people who created it! Straight from ETS, there are several ways to help you get ready for test day. Start with our quick quiz to see which method might work best for you.

Practice

What's Your Study Personality?

Match your prep to your learning style.

What's Your Study Personality?

Instructions

How do you learn best?

This quiz can help give your studying a boost by pinpointing your personal learning style. Simply choose the answer that best explains your preference in each situation.

Free Preparation Resources

TOEFL iBT ® Interactive Sampler

Provides free unlimited access to past TOEFL iBT ® questions from all four sections of the test that you can download and use to practice as often as you like. Includes interactive Reading and Listening questions, as well as sample responses to Speaking and Writing questions.

Click here to learn more.

TOEFL iBT ® Test Questions (PDF)

Provides a free set of TOEFL iBT ® questions used in previous tests, so you can become familiar with the types of questions and content on the actual test, and understand how the TOEFL iBT test is structured and formatted.

Click here to learn more.

TOEFL iBT ® Quick Prep

Offers another way to prepare with a free practice tool that provides TOEFL iBT ® questions from past tests. A total of four Quick Prep Volumes, each including questions from all four sections of the test. Audio included for Volumes 3 and 4.

Click here to learn more.

Improve Your Reading Skills with Lexile® Measures

An easy-to-use, free service that matches your TOEFL® Reading section score with a MetaMetrics® Lexile® measure. A Lexile measure puts your reading ability and the text difficulty of reading materials on the same scale to help you find appropriate materials to improve your English reading skills. 

Click here to learn more.

TOEFL iBT ® Test Prep Planner (PDF)

A free eight-week planner that helps you set weekly practice goals and stay on track with tips and tasks for the weeks leading up to test day. The planner helps you understand how to prepare for the test effectively and to build the English-language skills needed for success on the TOEFL® test.

Click here to learn more.

TOEFL iBT ® Interactive Sampler

TOEFL iBT ® Interactive Sampler

Provides free unlimited access to past TOEFL iBT ® questions from all four sections of the test that you can download and use to practice as often as you like. Includes interactive Reading and Listening questions, as well as sample responses to Speaking and Writing questions.

Click here to learn more.

TOEFL iBT ® Test Questions

TOEFL iBT ® Test Questions (PDF)

Provides a free set of TOEFL iBT ® questions used in previous tests, so you can become familiar with the types of questions and content on the actual test, and understand how the TOEFL iBT test is structured and formatted.

Click here to learn more.

TOEFL iBT ® Quick Prep

TOEFL iBT ® Quick Prep

Offers another way to prepare with a free practice tool that provides TOEFL iBT ® questions from past tests. A total of four Quick Prep Volumes, each including questions from all four sections of the test. Audio included for Volumes 3 and 4.

Click here to learn more.

Lexile® Measures

Improve Your Reading Skills with Lexile® Measures

An easy-to-use, free service that matches your TOEFL® Reading section score with a MetaMetrics® Lexile® measure. A Lexile measure puts your reading ability and the text difficulty of reading materials on the same scale to help you find appropriate materials to improve your English reading skills. 

Click here to learn more.

TOEFL iBT ® Test Prep Planner

TOEFL iBT ® Test Prep Planner (PDF)

A free eight-week planner that helps you set weekly practice goals and stay on track with tips and tasks for the weeks leading up to test day. The planner helps you understand how to prepare for the test effectively and to build the English-language skills needed for success on the TOEFL® test.

Click here to learn more.

TOEFL® Tips

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MAKE LEARNING FUN

Listening to online broadcasts, TV shows and movies can help improve your English. The more you listen, the more you will understand vocabulary and expressions. Listen closely to the words.

CREATE YOUR OWN STUDY GROUP

  1. Find other students who are studying for the test.
  2. Choose a place to hold the group (classroom, home, library, video conferencing online, etc.).
  3. Use official TOEFL test prep above.

TO IMPROVE YOUR SPEAKING, PAY ATTENTION TO YOUR TONE

People form an impression of you in about 10-20 seconds.

An impression is made more often from how we say something than from what we actually say.

TOEFL® TV Channel

Tune in to the TOEFL® TV Channel for more tips and destination highlights.

TOEFL® Crosswords

Think you know Australia, Japan, the US and other study-abroad destinations around the world?

 

Let's find out with TOEFL® Crosswords.
To get started, sign in with Facebook or Twitter. As part of the TOEFL Crosswords, you’ll be able to share your results with your friends and compete with other people.

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