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No one knows how to prepare for the TOEFL® test better than the people who created it! Straight from ETS, there are several ways to help you study for test day. Start with our quick quiz to see which method might work best for you.

Practice

What's Your Study Personality?

Match your prep to your learning style.

What's Your Study Personality?

Instructions

How do you learn best?

This quiz can help give your studying a boost by pinpointing your personal learning style. Simply choose the answer that best explains your preference in each situation.

TOEFL Go!® Official App

Official app on device | FREE Sample Test, Practice Test Library, Official Tips

Get test prep straight on the go! The TOEFL Go!® Official app is free to download, with in-app purchases available for even more study practice. Take sample tests, get answers to frequently asked questions and learn how to register for test day! Focus on specific skills from retired TOEFL iBT® tests and track your progress with automated scoring.

Get the TOEFL Go!® Official app today! Download directly from the Apple Store or the Google Play Store. App is free to download with in-app purchases available.

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MAKE LEARNING FUN

Listening to online broadcasts, TV shows and movies can help improve your English. The more you listen, the more you will understand vocabulary and expressions. Listen closely to the words.

CREATE YOUR OWN STUDY GROUP

  1. Find other students who are studying for the test.
  2. Choose a place to hold the group (classroom, home, library, video conferencing online, etc.).
  3. Use official TOEFL test prep above.

TO IMPROVE YOUR SPEAKING, PAY ATTENTION TO YOUR TONE

People form an impression of you in about 10-20 seconds.

An impression is made more often from how we say something than from what we actually say.

Free Preparation Resources

TOEFL Go!® Official App

Get test prep on the go! Download the free TOEFL Go!® Official app straight to your mobile device. Focus on practicing your skills, prepare with resources developed by the maker of the test and get ready to get going on your TOEFL journey. The app is free to download with in-app purchases available.

Download for your location:

United States and Canada – Apple Store  |  Google Play

Rest of World – Apple Store  |  Google Play

TOEFL iBT ® Interactive Sampler

Provides free unlimited access to past TOEFL iBT ® questions from all four sections of the test that you can download and use to practice as often as you like. Includes interactive Reading and Listening proficiency questions, as well as sample responses to Speaking and Writing questions.

Click here to learn more.

TOEFL iBT ® Test Questions (PDF)

Provides a free set of TOEFL iBT ® questions used in previous tests, so you can become familiar with the types of questions and content on the actual test, and understand how the TOEFL iBT test is structured and formatted.

Click here to learn more.

TOEFL iBT ® Quick Prep

Offers another way to prepare with a free practice tool that provides TOEFL iBT ® questions from past tests. A total of four Quick Prep Volumes, each including questions from all four sections of the test. Audio included for Volumes 3 and 4.

Click here to learn more.

TOEFL iBT ® Test Prep Planner (PDF)

A free eight-week planner that helps you set weekly practice goals and stay on track with tips and tasks for the weeks leading up to test day. The planner helps you understand how to prepare for the test effectively and to build the English-language and grammar skills needed for success on the TOEFL® test.

Click here to learn more.

TOEFL® Social Prep

Mix up how you study with free prep games and questions on our social media! Quiz yourself with fill in the blanks, test yourself with word searches, learn helpful study tips and more. Tag your friends to play along and check back regularly for new challenges. Follow us on the official TOEFL® Instagram and Facebook page to play!

A few of our favorites:
The Great Grammar Challenge
The 40-Word Challenge

TOEFL Go!® Official App

TOEFL Go!® Official App

Get test prep on the go! Download the free TOEFL Go!® Official app straight to your mobile device. Focus on practicing your skills, prepare with resources developed by the maker of the test and get ready to get going on your TOEFL journey. The app is free to download with in-app purchases available.

Download for your location:

United States and Canada – Apple Store  |  Google Play

Rest of World – Apple Store  |  Google Play

TOEFL iBT ® Interactive Sampler

TOEFL iBT ® Interactive Sampler

Provides free unlimited access to past TOEFL iBT ® questions from all four sections of the test that you can download and use to practice as often as you like. Includes interactive Reading and Listening proficiency questions, as well as sample responses to Speaking and Writing questions.

Click here to learn more.

TOEFL iBT ® Test Questions

TOEFL iBT ® Test Questions (PDF)

Provides a free set of TOEFL iBT ® questions used in previous tests, so you can become familiar with the types of questions and content on the actual test, and understand how the TOEFL iBT test is structured and formatted.

Click here to learn more.

TOEFL iBT ® Quick Prep

TOEFL iBT ® Quick Prep

Offers another way to prepare with a free practice tool that provides TOEFL iBT ® questions from past tests. A total of four Quick Prep Volumes, each including questions from all four sections of the test. Audio included for Volumes 3 and 4.

Click here to learn more.

TOEFL iBT ® Test Prep Planner

TOEFL iBT ® Test Prep Planner (PDF)

A free eight-week planner that helps you set weekly practice goals and stay on track with tips and tasks for the weeks leading up to test day. The planner helps you understand how to prepare for the test effectively and to build the English-language and grammar skills needed for success on the TOEFL® test.

Click here to learn more.

TOEFL® Social Prep

TOEFL® Social Prep

Mix up how you study with free prep games and questions on our social media! Quiz yourself with fill in the blanks, test yourself with word searches, learn helpful study tips and more. Tag your friends to play along and check back regularly for new challenges. Follow us on the official TOEFL® Instagram and Facebook page to play!

A few of our favorites:
The Great Grammar Challenge
The 40-Word Challenge

TOEFL® TV Channel

Tune in to the TOEFL® TV Channel for more tips and destination highlights.