Language Skills

Language Skills

25 Skills Building Exercises from the TOEFL Official Guide

Jane Birkenhead, June 10 2022

It’s nice to get things for free. Sometimes though we need to spend money to make the important things in life, like TOEFL, happen. So, instead of asking if something is free, ask if it gives you value for money. For example, if you know that you need to improve your language proficiency for TOEFL, then investing in the TOEFL Official Guide could m...

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Language Skills

How to study for TOEFL using children's resources

Jane Birkenhead, April 28 2020

If you’re at home with your children because of Covid-19 and you’re trying to combine their home-schooling with your own TOEFL studying, then this post is for you. If you don’t have children, or you’re not at home with them, read on anyway. There’s a section at the end for you! As you probably know, I believe in using all possible resources to get...

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Language Skills

COVID-19 and TOEFL: Ways to practice your language skills and remain exam ready

Jane Birkenhead, April 2 2020

TOEFL exam centres are closed for the next few weeks while everyone practices physical distancing and most of the world goes into some sort of lockdown. This is frustrating, but it’s absolutely the right course of action. Although ETS has created a Special Home Edition of the TOEFL test, many licensing organizations are not accepting it.

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