TOEFL Speaking Tips & Tactics

Each question in the TOEFL speaking section gives you a score on a scale of 0 – 4. 4 being the highest score for a question and 0 the lowest score. However, the only way to get a zero is to not answer or to ignore the questions and give a response on a different […]

IELTS Test Format: Understanding the IELTS Exam

The IELTS test includes four different sections, in this post we are going to dig deeper into what to expect in the different sections of the IELTS exam. All test takers take the same speaking and listening section regardless if you are taking the academic or general training version of the IELTS. Listening Section The […]

How to Improve your English Grammar

Good grammar is a key component in being able to speak English; in this section we will give you some tips on how to improve your English grammar. It’s normal for non-native English speakers to make grammatical errors on occasion. The key to improve your grammar is like the key to improve everything else, practice! […]

TOEFL iBT Test Score Statistics Infographic

One of our students at ePrepz (Luiz from Brazil) have compiled some interesting TOEFL test score statistics with an Infographic visualization. The data from 2012 gives us the average TOEFL scores for different countries and gender. The top TOEFL scoring country might be a surprise for you, it certainly surprised me. Click on the image […]

My TOEIC Experience: How I Prepared for the TOEIC Test

Hi everyone, my name is Alejandra Sanchez and I’m from Spain. I thought I would share some of my experiences of taking the TOEIC with the rest of the community here at ePrepz. Below is a summary of my experience with the TOEIC and how I prepared for the TOEIC. Background I live in Madrid […]

TOEFL Time Management Strategy

No matter what section of the TOEFL (reading, listening, speaking and writing) you are on, you must keep an eye out for the time restriction. It’s important to be aware of the time limitations when you are practicing for the TOEFL. That’s when time management comes in. To make sure you have plenty of time, […]

IELTS Test Overview: Frequent Questions About the IELTS Exam

IELTS stands for International English Language Testing System, and is, together with TOEFL, the primary test used as admission requirements at universities in English speaking countries. The IELTS tests your English skills in four different areas: speaking, writing, reading and listening. Here are some frequent questions we receive about the IELTS exam. What is the […]