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  • 48:08 TOEFL Listening Preparation I: Overview and Conversations

    TOEFL Listening Preparation I: Overview and Conversations

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    In this first video of the series, we begin to examine the TOEFL Listening Section by providing a brief overview of the different types of listening passages as well as the 8 types of questions found on the test. We then begin to analyze the CONVERSATIONS

  • 1:08:12 TOEFL Listening Preparation II: Academic Lectures and Taking Notes

    TOEFL Listening Preparation II: Academic Lectures and Taking Notes

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    In the 2nd video of the series, we explore the ACADEMIC LECTURES listening passages, focusing on the organizational ideas and various CONVENTIONS and COHESIVE DEVICES commonly found in spoken contexts. We also expand the understanding of how to take notes

  • 55:12 TOEFL Listening Preparation III: Academic Conversations and Review

    TOEFL Listening Preparation III: Academic Conversations and Review

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    In the final video of this series, we examine the ACADEMIC CONVERSATIONS listening passage and discuss the strategies necessary to solve it. We also finish with a brief review of the three different listening passages-CONVERSATIONS, LECTURES, and ACADEMIC

  • 32:33 TOEFL Writing Skills Preparation 1: Overview of the TOEFL iBT Independent Writing Task

    TOEFL Writing Skills Preparation 1: Overview of the TOEFL iBT Independent Writing Task

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    In the first video of the series, we provide an overview of the TOEFL iBT Writing Section, specifically focusing on the INDEPENDENT WRITING TASK. We also begin to explore how to prepare for the task by examining the different topics that can be found on t

  • 53:41 TOEFL Writing Skills Preparation 2: Writing the Introduction

    TOEFL Writing Skills Preparation 2: Writing the Introduction

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    In the 2nd video of the series, we explore how to write an INTRODUCTION to the INDEPENDENT WRITING TASK, including how to make it more interesting by adding a HOOK and how to provide a clear direction by including a THESIS. We also do a couple more brains

  • 47:13 TOEFL Writing Skills Preparation 3: Writing the Body

    TOEFL Writing Skills Preparation 3: Writing the Body

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    In this 3rd video, we begin to discuss how to write THE BODY in the INDEPENDENT WRITING TASK, including how to connect the BODY to the INTRODUCTION (and THESIS) using TOPIC SENTENCES. We also discuss the importance of using good SIGNAL WORDS in organizing

  • 44:55 TOEFL Writing Skills Preparation 4: Continuing the Body

    TOEFL Writing Skills Preparation 4: Continuing the Body

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    In the 4th video of the series, we continue to discuss how to write THE BODY for the INDEPENDENT WRITING TASK. We explore the concepts of COHESION and UNITY, and emphasize the importance of using good vocabulary in our response. Finally, we discuss the la

  • 25:16 TOEFL Writing Skills Preparation 5: Finishing the Independent Writing Task

    TOEFL Writing Skills Preparation 5: Finishing the Independent Writing Task

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    THIS IS A REPOST. In the 5th video of the series, we discuss how to finish the Independent Writing Task on the TOEFL iBT by looking more closely at the CONCLUSION. We also review the basic writing process as discussed throughout the video series so far, a

  • 1:01:54 TOEFL Writing Skills Preparation 6: Overview of the TOEFL Integrated Writing Task

    TOEFL Writing Skills Preparation 6: Overview of the TOEFL Integrated Writing Task

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    In this video of the series, we provide an overview of the INTEGRATED WRITING TASK of the TOEFL Writing Section, including discussing the basic organization of the task and how to structure the written response. This is the final writing video of the seri

  • 09:23 Popular Inside the TOEFL® Test: Writing Question 1

    Inside the TOEFL® Test: Writing Question 1

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    Learn everything you need to know about question #1 in the TOEFL iBT® Writing section, also known as the Integrated Writing question. Video includes tips, sample questions, scoring criteria, and a sample response.

  • 09:41 Popular Inside the TOEFL® Test: Speaking Questions 4&6

    Inside the TOEFL® Test: Speaking Questions 4&6

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    Learn everything you need to know about questions 4 and 6 in the TOEFL iBT® Speaking section. These two questions (along with #3 and #5) are Integrated Speaking questions that require you to combine information from listening and reading passages befo

  • 09:39 Popular Inside the TOEFL® Test: Speaking Questions 3&5

    Inside the TOEFL® Test: Speaking Questions 3&5

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    Learn everything you need to know about questions 3 and 5 in the TOEFL iBT® Speaking section. These two questions (along with #4 and #6) are Integrated Speaking questions that require you to combine information from listening and reading passages befo

  • 07:55 Popular Inside the TOEFL® Test: Speaking Questions 1&2

    Inside the TOEFL® Test: Speaking Questions 1&2

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    Learn everything you need to know about questions 1 and 2 in the TOEFL iBT® Speaking section, also known as the Independent Speaking questions. In these questions there are no reading or listening passages, just the question itself. Video includes tip

  • 07:00 Popular Inside the TOEFL® Test: Writing Question 2

    Inside the TOEFL® Test: Writing Question 2

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    Learn everything you need to know about question #2 in the TOEFL iBT® Writing section, also known as the Independent Writing question. Video includes tips, sample questions, scoring criteria, and a sample response.

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