Essential Words for the TOEFL

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A list of approximately 500 need-to-know words with definitions is presented for ESL students preparing to take the TOEFL. The book also presents detailed advice on ways that students can expand their English language vocabulary. They will find helpful tips on using a dictionary and a thesaurus to expand word power plus practice tests with answer keys. The tests are designed to help students evaluate their expanding word-learning progress and increased vocabulary in English. ...
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Overview


A list of approximately 500 need-to-know words with definitions is presented for ESL students preparing to take the TOEFL. The book also presents detailed advice on ways that students can expand their English language vocabulary. They will find helpful tips on using a dictionary and a thesaurus to expand word power plus practice tests with answer keys. The tests are designed to help students evaluate their expanding word-learning progress and increased vocabulary in English.
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Product Details

  • ISBN-13: 9780764144776
  • Publisher: Barron's Educational Series, Incorporated
  • Publication date: 3/1/2011
  • Edition description: Revised
  • Edition number: 5
  • Pages: 336
  • Sales rank: 285,216
  • Product dimensions: 5.90 (w) x 8.90 (h) x 0.80 (d)

Table of Contents


  • INTRODUCTION: Success on the TOEFL

Maximizing Your Vocabulary Potential--

A Description of This Program

  • CHAPTER 1: Getting to Know the TOEFL

What Is the TOEFL?

Paper-Based TOEFL and the iBT®

The Paper-Based Test (PBT)

Section 1: Listening Comprehension

Section 2: Structure and Written Expression

Section 3: Reading Comprehension

Test of Written English (TWE)
The iBT

Section 1: Listening

Section 2: Reading

Section 3: Speaking

Section 4: Writing

Some Helpful Hints for Both Formats of the TOEFL

  • CHAPTER 2: Understanding the TOEFL Reading Section

Sample Questions

Strategy for the iBT and Paper-Based TOEFL

  • CHAPTER 3: Improving Your TOEFL Vocabulary

Read a Lot

Make Flash Cards

Make Word Lists

Learn Words from Old TOEFLs

Learn the Words in This Book

Learn to Use a Thesaurus

  • CHAPTER 4: Building Your TOEFL Vocabulary

Developing Word Attack Skills

  • CHAPTER 5: Important Vocabulary Building Tools

The Dictionary

The Thesaurus

  • CHAPTER 6: The Essential TOEFL Vocabulary

Studying the Word Entries

Answering Phrasal Questions

Lessons 1-30

Answers to Exercises: Lessons 1-30

  • CHAPTER 7: The iBT Practice Test

General Directions

iBT Reading Section

Answers to iBT Practice Test

Scoring Your iBT Practice Test

iBT Reading Section Score Conversion Table

  • INDEX
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