TOEFLTest of English as a Foreign Language
The reading section contains 3-4 passages of questions. Passages are on academic topics. Passages require an understanding of rhetorical functions such as compare-contrast, cause-effect and argumentation. Test takers answer questions about main ideas, essential information, sentence insertion, vocabulary, rhetorical purpose and overall ideas.
- Each passage contains approximately 700 words in length.
- Each passage contains 12-14 questions.
- The test goes around 60-80 min approximately.
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Test taker’s ability is measured in the writing section, how well the person writes in an academic setting. It has two tasks: one integrated and one independent.
Integrated: The test taker has to read a passage on an academic topic and then listen to the speaker discuss it in the integrated task. The test takers have to write a summary about the silent points in the listening passage and explain how these relate to the key points of the reading passage.
Independent: The test taker needs to write an essay that depicts their choice or opinion, and explain it in the independent task.
The speaking test is a face to face interview which takes place between test taker and an examiner. it contains 11-14 min to conduct the test.
IELTS speaking test has 3 sections.
Introduction and interview contain 4-5 min. test takers are interrogated about their studies, home, family, hobbies, work, interests, they may be asked the reason for taking IELTS exam as well as other general topics such as the internet, free time, games and clothing.
long turn (3-4 minutes). test takers get a task card about a particular topic. they are given 1 min to prepare to speak about that topic. some points are stated in the task card which should be included in the talk and an aspect of the topic which must be included during the talk. test takers are anticipated to speak about the topic for 2 minutes, after which they may be asked one or two questions.
Discussion (4-5 minutes). the third section has a discussion between the examiner and test taker. generally, questions are asked related to the theme which they have already spoken in section.
The listening test has 4 sections, with 10 questions in each section. it contains 40 minutes: 30 – for testing, you will be given an additional 10 minutes to transfer your answers to an answer sheet.
Section 1 and 2 involves every day, social situation, section 3 and 4 contains educational and training situation,
A. There is a conversation between two speakers in section 1 (for example a conversation about travel arrangements)
B. There is one person speaking in section 2 (for example a speech about local facilities)
C. There is a conversation between two main speakers in section 3 (for example, a discussion between two university students, perhaps guided by a tutor)
D. There is one person speaking about an academic subject in section 4
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