Improve Your TOEFL Writing by 3 Points

“You only get one chance to make a good first impression.” If you want to improve your TOEFL writing score by 3 points you have to focus on your introduction paragraph. In both TOEFL writing tasks, but particularly for the second task, the independent...

Improve Your TOEFL Speaking by 3 Points

If you want to improve your TOEFL speaking score by 3 points, there are a couple of weaknesses you need to focus on. Download our free guide and find out exactly what is holding you back from your score. In this video, however, we are talking about how to think about...

What transition words do I need to know?

Transition words help sentences flow together and form a story. According to ETS’ grading rubric, one of the four main criteria a student is judged on is topic development. Topic development basically means: Does the student know how to tell a story? In order to tell...

TOEFL READING STRATEGY

How to Identify Key Words Many students wonder, “What’s the best way to improve my reading score?” The simple answer is to read a lot. Reading, over time, will help you improve your overall comprehension. However, if you’re looking for a strategy to answer questions...

EARN A TOEFL SCORE YOU CAN BE PROUD OF

Three Tips to Help Achieve Your Goal I studied Japanese for two hours a day, everyday, for six months, and, in the end, I failed. I had too much pride. I felt that since I was a TOEFL and English teacher I would somehow be more gifted at language learning. I knew...