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  • TOEFL Listening Strategies

    Preview
: The introductions for the conversations and lectures contain important information that will help you prepare your mind to listen. For example, the narrator may say, “Now get ready to listen to a part of a lecture in a history class.” When you hear the introduction, you learn two useful facts. First, you know that you will be listening to a lecture. Second, you know that the lecture will be about history. This is helpful because it is a preview for the listening passage.

  • TOEFL Speaking

    Overview of the Speaking Section. The speaking section tests your ability to communicate in English in an academic setting. During the test, you will be presented with six speaking questions. The questions ask for a response to a single question, a conversation, a talk, or a lecture. The prompts and questions are presented only one time.

  • TOEFL Reading

    Overview of the reading section
. The Reading section tests your ability to understand reading passages like those in college textbooks. The reading passages are presented in one complete section, which allows you to move to the next passage and return to a previous passage to change questions or answers that you may have left blank throughout the entire section. The passages are about 700 words in length.

  • Fixed Prepositions

    There are certain verbs, nouns, adjectives and participles that take the particular prepositions after them. It displays fitness in language. Your grammatical accuracy and range is often tested in International English Exams. Practise using these phrases in sentences, especially while writing and speaking, with suitable examples.

  • IELTS

    The International English Language Testing System, or IELTS™ is an international standardised test of English language proficiency for non-native English language speakers. It is jointly managed by the British Council, IDP: IELTS Australia and Cambridge Assessment English, and was established in 1989. IELTS is one of the major English-language tests in the world, others being the TOEFL, PTE:A.

  • GRE

    GRE aims to measure verbal reasoning, quantitative reasoning, analytical writing, and critical thinking skills that have been acquired over a long period of learning. The content of the GRE consists of certain specific algebra, geometry, arithmetic, and vocabulary sections. The GRE General Test is offered as a computer-based exam administered at Prometric testing centers. In the graduate school admissions process, the level of emphasis that is placed upon GRE scores varies widely between schools and departments within schools.

  • Life Skills – IELTS

    Life Skills is a part of IELTS Test that measures the listening and speaking ability of a test taker. This is a programme suitable for dependents who wish not to work but stay with their spouse in an English speaking country. This course is suitable for people working in India as well. The skills measures are limited to Listening and Speaking.

  • PTE

    PTE – Pearson Test of English Academic is a computer based test of English. It is designed to measure the academic English abilities of candidates who wish to demonstrate their level of achievement to professional and government organisations and education… Read More ›

  • TOEFL

    Test of English as a Foreign Language® TOEFL is a standardised test to measure the English language ability of non-native speakers wishing to enrol in English-speaking universities. The test is accepted by many English-speaking academic and professional institutions. TOEFL is one of the two major English-language tests in… Read More ›

  • OET

    OET overview

  • Sample PTE Summarise the paragraph into one sentence.

    These are some of the sample paragraphs with which you can practise summarising written Text for PTE exams and for general purposes.

  • Phrases to End a conversation

    Here you learn how to put an end to the conversation.

  • Retell Lecture

    About this section: In this section, you hear a lecture. You are asked to retell the lecture in your own words. You do three to four of these items, depending on the combination of items in your test. Comment: This… Read More ›

  • Rapid Response Round

    Responding rapidly to these questions can be challenging and practicing these questions can be rewarding. You may need the help of a trainer or a person who can speak and understand English fairly well to help you do this task.

  • Answer Short Questions

    In this section, you are asked a question, the answer to which is a word or short phrase. You do ten to twelve of these items, depending in the combination of items in your test.

  • Describe Image

    Know how to handle describe image task in PTE speaking test.

  • Try and make some questions with the sentences below.

    Try and make questions for the sentences given here. It is not that easy. Try it for yourself. Don’t forget to get it corrected by an English faculty.

  • How to write an essay

    Wait! Don’t rush to say you know how to write an essay. Writing an essay for international English exams is not just a easy nut to crack. There are many a thing one needs to set right before being confident about writing an essay. This article will discuss such points.

  • Repeat Sentence

    In this article you understand how to perform Repeat Sentence in the speaking module of the PTE test.

  • Sample Essay Questions

    For some questions we have written sample answers. Click the question and you will be redirected to the appropriate sample answers’ page. When Computers first appeared on the scene, it was thought they would make us more productive in providing… Read More ›