Practice Tips for the TOEIC Reading Section

A common challenge with the TOEIC reading section is running out of time. Doing a couple of timed practice tests before the exam will help with this problem. The reading practice tests will give you an idea on how long it will take to skim and scan specific information. A common strategy for the TOEIC […]

How to Improve your English Listening Comprehension for your Exam

Listening comprehension is one of the most important factors when it comes to English language proficiency. That is why a listening comprehension section is included in the TOEFL, TOEIC and IELTS exams. There are a many ways to improve your English listening comprehension; in this post we will provide a few of them. In real […]

How to Quickly Identify the Main Theme of a Text

The key component in reading comprehension is being able to quickly recognize what the main theme of the text is, especially when your under time constraints. In today’s article, I’ll give you some tips to help you recognize main ideas in the reading section. If you have looked over our templates for the writing section […]

IELTS Test Statistics Infographic

Our visualization of the statistics from the TOEFL and TOEIC test has been so popular with our students that we decided to add one with statistics from the IELTS test as well. Toni from Spain has put the image together. Click on the image to see a larger view:

How to Improve your English Speaking Skills

The first and most important step to improve your English speaking ability is to speak English as often as you can. By practicing your English you will improve rapidly and boost your confidence. The following tips will help improve your English speaking skills. Don’t worry about making mistakes because in order to improve you will […]

How to Improve your English Writing Skills

The writing sections of English proficiency exams are often the most stressful part of the exam. However writing skills is often one of the most important language skills if you are going to study in an English speaking university. Here is a list of a few things to keep in mind while writing in English. […]

TOEIC Test Tips: 6 Points to Think of when Taking the TOEIC Exam

Today we are going to share a couple of TOEIC test tips that has been shared with us to share with our community. Reading Comprehension: Pay attention for keywords to reveal themselves in the beginning of the text. Usually the first paragraph contains important key information that will help you answer the questions. Another tip […]

How to Deal with Stress when Taking your Test

To be nervous before taking a test is normal, it’s actually a good thing. Scientists have proven that test takers generally do better when they are little nervous before their exam. However, there is also a negative impact of nervousness and stress when taking an exam especially if you let the stress control you and […]