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TOEIC Test http://www.toeic.com .
Outline <ul><li>The TOEIC Test </li></ul><ul><li>The Format of the TOEIC Test </li></ul><ul><li>Who takes the TOEIC Test <...
The TOEIC Test <ul><li>T est  o f  E nglish for  I nternational  C ommunication </li></ul><ul><li>A standardized test crea...
What format does the TOEIC follow? 1. All multiple choice questions  2. Four answer choices in most parts 3. Three answer ...
Two Sections <ul><li>The TOEIC Listening Section  </li></ul><ul><ul><li>45minutes </li></ul></ul><ul><ul><li>100 questions...
The TOEIC Listening Section   <ul><li>Picture Description   10   questions </li></ul><ul><li>Questions and Responses   30 ...
The TOEIC Reading Section <ul><li>第五大題 - 40 題 - 單句填空   </li></ul><ul><li>Incomplete Sentences   40 questions </li></ul><ul...
Who takes the TOEIC Test? <ul><li>Anyone who travels abroad on business </li></ul><ul><li>Any one who has contact with int...
Who uses the TOEIC Test? <ul><li>Trading and manufacturing companies </li></ul><ul><li>Government agencies </li></ul><ul><...
How is the TOEIC Test scored? <ul><li>3 scores are reported: </li></ul><ul><ul><li>A (raw) score for Listening Comprehensi...
How is TOEIC scores interpreted?  <ul><li>805-900 </li></ul><ul><li>655-800 </li></ul><ul><li>555-650 </li></ul><ul><li>40...
What contexts are used for TOEIC questions? <ul><li>Business situations </li></ul><ul><ul><li>Marketing </li></ul></ul><ul...
The TOEIC Listening Section Part 1   Picture Description <ul><li>Question Types </li></ul><ul><ul><ul><li>Location  Questi...
Location questions <ul><li>Questions deal with the location of one person or thing related to someone or something else </...
Action Questions <ul><li>Questions can be in either the active or the passive form </li></ul><ul><li>Active:  V-ing   talk...
Situation Questions <ul><li>Questions about the condition of things in the picture </li></ul><ul><li>Past participle forms...
Similar-sounding word questions   <ul><li>Incorrect choices often include words that sound similar to the key words of the...
The TOEIC Listening Section Part 2 Questions and Responses <ul><li>Question Types  </li></ul><ul><li>Information questions...
Information questions <ul><li>Who’s your favorite novelist? </li></ul><ul><li>Who didn’t attend the meeting this morning? ...
Yes/No Questions <ul><li>Is he going to attend the conference? </li></ul><ul><li>Didn’t she go to the book fair? </li></ul...
Choice Questions <ul><li>Will she be arriving tonight  or  tomorrow? </li></ul><ul><li>Has she finished the report,  or  i...
Statements <ul><li>He’s put the accounting files on his desk. </li></ul><ul><li>I’ve arranged the meeting for three o’cloc...
The TOEIC Listening Section Part 3 Short Conversations <ul><li>Question Types  ( dialogues between 2 people) </li></ul><ul...
Part 3 Short Conversations Strategies <ul><li>Before the dialogue begins, read the question along with the answer choices ...
Question Types   <ul><li>Who will the woman call? </li></ul><ul><li>When does the conference start? </li></ul><ul><li>Wher...
The TOEIC  Listening  Section Part 4 Short Talks <ul><li>Question Types  ( 考高分的關鍵 ) </li></ul><ul><ul><ul><li>Main Idea   ...
The Forms of Short Talks <ul><li>Public announcement </li></ul><ul><li>Telephone message/ recorded phone message </li></ul...
Test-taking Tips   <ul><li>Only use the information given in the talk </li></ul><ul><li>Answer the question while listenin...
Announcement <ul><li>I hope you’ve all enjoyed tonight’s dinner. It is no time to welcome this evening’s guest speaker,… <...
The TOEIC  Reading  Section Part 5 Incomplete Sentences <ul><li>Question Types </li></ul><ul><li>2.  Grammar  Questions   ...
Strategies <ul><li>Vocabulary </li></ul><ul><ul><li>Think of the meaning of the whole sentence </li></ul></ul><ul><ul><li>...
e.g. <ul><li>Under the new contract, everyone will get a 5%.... </li></ul><ul><li>(A) praise  (B) rise  (C) access  (D)  r...
The TOEIC Reading Section Part 6 Incomplete Texts <ul><li>Vocabulary Themes </li></ul>7.  Health 8.  Telephone 9.  Travel ...
The TOEIC Reading Section Part 7 Reading Comprehension <ul><li>Question Types </li></ul><ul><ul><ul><li>Main Idea Question...
The Reading Comprehension Reading passages about a variety of topics and in a variety of formats, in a variety of topics a...
The Reading Comprehension Reading passages about a variety of topics and in a variety of formats, including <ul><ul><ul><l...
Part 7 Reading Comprehension Main Idea Questions <ul><li>What is the purpose of the e-mail / note? </li></ul><ul><li>What ...
Part 7 Reading Comprehension Fact and Detail Questions <ul><li>Who is ___? </li></ul><ul><li>What time is the flight leavi...
Part 7 Reading Comprehension Inference Questions <ul><li>Where did the man use to live? </li></ul><ul><li>It can be  infer...
Part 7 Reading Comprehension Cause and Effect Questions <ul><li>What may happen  because of  the ___? </li></ul><ul><li>Wh...
Eight Keys to High Scores <ul><li>Increase Your General Knowledge of English </li></ul><ul><li>Learn Your Strengths and We...
Increase Your General Knowledge of English <ul><li>A knowledge of the format of the test </li></ul><ul><li>The tactics use...
<ul><li>Use English whenever you can </li></ul><ul><ul><li>Look for opportunities to speak English, especially with native...
Sources from :   <ul><li>ELTS 英美 www.elts.com.tw   出版的「 TOEIC  多益 題庫大全」   </li></ul><ul><li>Complete Guide to the TOEIC Te...
More suggested websites: <ul><ul><li>http://www.de.toeic.eu/toeic-sites/toeic-germany/toeic-vorbereitung/toeic-sample-test...
<ul><li>www.elllo.org </li></ul><ul><li>www.esl-lab.com </li></ul><ul><li>BBC English learning </li></ul><ul><li>VOA </li>...
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  1. 1. TOEIC Test http://www.toeic.com .
  2. 2. Outline <ul><li>The TOEIC Test </li></ul><ul><li>The Format of the TOEIC Test </li></ul><ul><li>Who takes the TOEIC Test </li></ul><ul><li>Who uses the TOEIC Test </li></ul><ul><li>The way the TOEIC is scored </li></ul><ul><li>The way the TOEIC is interpreted </li></ul><ul><li>Contexts for TOEIC questions </li></ul><ul><li>Keys to Higher Scores on the TOEIC Test </li></ul>
  3. 3. The TOEIC Test <ul><li>T est o f E nglish for I nternational C ommunication </li></ul><ul><li>A standardized test created by ETS (Educational Testing Service) </li></ul><ul><li>Designed to test a person’s ability to understand English as it is used in international business situations </li></ul>
  4. 4. What format does the TOEIC follow? 1. All multiple choice questions 2. Four answer choices in most parts 3. Three answer choices in part 2 4. Two sections: Listening Comprehension and Reading ( Speaking and Writing)
  5. 5. Two Sections <ul><li>The TOEIC Listening Section </li></ul><ul><ul><li>45minutes </li></ul></ul><ul><ul><li>100 questions </li></ul></ul><ul><li>The TOEIC Reading Section </li></ul><ul><ul><li>75minutes </li></ul></ul><ul><ul><li>100 questions </li></ul></ul><ul><ul><li>___________________________________________ </li></ul></ul><ul><ul><li>Total: 200 questions </li></ul></ul><ul><ul><li>Approximately: 2 hrs </li></ul></ul>
  6. 6. The TOEIC Listening Section <ul><li>Picture Description 10 questions </li></ul><ul><li>Questions and Responses 30 questions </li></ul><ul><li>Short Conversations 30 questions </li></ul><ul><li>Short Talks 30 questions </li></ul><ul><li>_____________________________________________________ </li></ul><ul><li>Total: 100 questions </li></ul><ul><li>Approximately: 45 min </li></ul>
  7. 7. The TOEIC Reading Section <ul><li>第五大題 - 40 題 - 單句填空 </li></ul><ul><li>Incomplete Sentences 40 questions </li></ul><ul><li>第六大題 -12 題 短文填空 </li></ul><ul><li>Incomplete Texts 12 questions </li></ul><ul><li>第七大題 - 單篇文章 / 雙篇文章 理解 </li></ul><ul><li>Reading Comprehension 48 questions </li></ul><ul><li>_______________________________ </li></ul><ul><li>Total: 100 questions </li></ul><ul><li>Approximately: 1 hr 15 min </li></ul>
  8. 8. Who takes the TOEIC Test? <ul><li>Anyone who travels abroad on business </li></ul><ul><li>Any one who has contact with international visitors </li></ul><ul><li>All types of employees of international organizations </li></ul><ul><ul><li>Managers </li></ul></ul><ul><ul><li>Marketing experts </li></ul></ul><ul><ul><li>Sales representatives </li></ul></ul><ul><ul><li>Customer service agents </li></ul></ul><ul><ul><li>Flight attendants </li></ul></ul><ul><ul><li>Hotel employees </li></ul></ul><ul><ul><li>Customs officials </li></ul></ul><ul><ul><li>Others (e.g. job applicants : test scores + resumes) </li></ul></ul>
  9. 9. Who uses the TOEIC Test? <ul><li>Trading and manufacturing companies </li></ul><ul><li>Government agencies </li></ul><ul><li>International banks </li></ul><ul><li>Hotel chains </li></ul><ul><li>Airlines </li></ul><ul><li>Universities / academic institutions </li></ul><ul><li>A wide variety of employers </li></ul>
  10. 10. How is the TOEIC Test scored? <ul><li>3 scores are reported: </li></ul><ul><ul><li>A (raw) score for Listening Comprehension </li></ul></ul><ul><ul><li>A (raw) score for Reading </li></ul></ul><ul><ul><li>A comprehensive score 2 raw scores </li></ul></ul><ul><li>2 raw scores </li></ul><ul><li>-> scaled scores </li></ul><ul><li>-> a comprehensive score </li></ul>
  11. 11. How is TOEIC scores interpreted? <ul><li>805-900 </li></ul><ul><li>655-800 </li></ul><ul><li>555-650 </li></ul><ul><li>405-550 </li></ul><ul><li>305-400 </li></ul><ul><li>205-300 </li></ul><ul><li>10-200 </li></ul><ul><li>High advanced </li></ul><ul><li>Advanced </li></ul><ul><li>High intermediate </li></ul><ul><li>Intermediate </li></ul><ul><li>High beginner </li></ul><ul><li>Beginner 2 </li></ul><ul><li>Beginner 1 </li></ul>
  12. 12. What contexts are used for TOEIC questions? <ul><li>Business situations </li></ul><ul><ul><li>Marketing </li></ul></ul><ul><ul><li>Sales </li></ul></ul><ul><ul><li>Meetings </li></ul></ul><ul><ul><li>Contract negotiations </li></ul></ul><ul><li>Travel </li></ul><ul><ul><li>airlines </li></ul></ul><ul><ul><li>Taxis </li></ul></ul><ul><ul><li>hotels </li></ul></ul><ul><li>Entertainment </li></ul><ul><ul><li>Restaurants </li></ul></ul><ul><ul><li>Movies </li></ul></ul><ul><ul><li>Plays </li></ul></ul><ul><ul><li>museums </li></ul></ul><ul><li>Health and fitness </li></ul><ul><ul><li>Doctors </li></ul></ul><ul><ul><li>Dentists </li></ul></ul><ul><ul><li>Exercise programs </li></ul></ul>
  13. 13. The TOEIC Listening Section Part 1 Picture Description <ul><li>Question Types </li></ul><ul><ul><ul><li>Location Questions </li></ul></ul></ul><ul><ul><ul><li>Action Questions </li></ul></ul></ul><ul><ul><ul><li>Situation Questions </li></ul></ul></ul><ul><ul><ul><li>Similar-Sounding Word Questions </li></ul></ul></ul>
  14. 14. Location questions <ul><li>Questions deal with the location of one person or thing related to someone or something else </li></ul><ul><li>Pay attention to the prepositions </li></ul><ul><ul><li>The woman is sitting next ___ the boy. </li></ul></ul><ul><ul><li>The airplane has arrived ___ the airport. </li></ul></ul><ul><ul><li>The car is parked ___ the sidewalk . </li></ul></ul>
  15. 15. Action Questions <ul><li>Questions can be in either the active or the passive form </li></ul><ul><li>Active: V-ing talking/packing/speaking… </li></ul><ul><ul><ul><li>The rider is riding his motorcycle. </li></ul></ul></ul><ul><ul><ul><li>The man is opening the door. </li></ul></ul></ul><ul><li>Passive: be-Ved washed/cleaned/set up… </li></ul><ul><ul><ul><li>The motorcycle is being ridden by a man. </li></ul></ul></ul><ul><ul><ul><li>Some toys are being picked up by the boy. </li></ul></ul></ul>
  16. 16. Situation Questions <ul><li>Questions about the condition of things in the picture </li></ul><ul><li>Past participle forms used as adj. </li></ul><ul><ul><ul><li>The glasses are broken . </li></ul></ul></ul><ul><li>Adjectives </li></ul><ul><ul><ul><li>The car tire is flat . </li></ul></ul></ul><ul><ul><ul><li>The water is hot . </li></ul></ul></ul>
  17. 17. Similar-sounding word questions <ul><li>Incorrect choices often include words that sound similar to the key words of the correct answers. </li></ul><ul><li>Words with the same root, prefix, or suffix </li></ul><ul><ul><ul><li>agree /disagree ; reread / relayed ; undrinkable/unthinkable </li></ul></ul></ul><ul><ul><ul><li>The man is sitting on a couch . </li></ul></ul></ul><ul><ul><ul><li>The man is coach ing the woman. </li></ul></ul></ul><ul><li>Words that have little sound difference </li></ul><ul><ul><ul><li>The man is selling watches. vs. The man is sailing . </li></ul></ul></ul><ul><ul><ul><li>The man is waiting for a train. vs. The is weighing a train. </li></ul></ul></ul>
  18. 18. The TOEIC Listening Section Part 2 Questions and Responses <ul><li>Question Types </li></ul><ul><li>Information questions 1-6 </li></ul><ul><ul><ul><li>Who Questions </li></ul></ul></ul><ul><ul><ul><li>When Questions </li></ul></ul></ul><ul><ul><ul><li>Where Questions </li></ul></ul></ul><ul><ul><ul><li>What Questions </li></ul></ul></ul><ul><ul><ul><li>How Questions </li></ul></ul></ul><ul><ul><ul><li>Why Questions </li></ul></ul></ul><ul><ul><ul><li>Yes/No Questions </li></ul></ul></ul><ul><ul><ul><li>Choice Questions </li></ul></ul></ul><ul><ul><ul><li>Statements </li></ul></ul></ul>
  19. 19. Information questions <ul><li>Who’s your favorite novelist? </li></ul><ul><li>Who didn’t attend the meeting this morning? </li></ul><ul><li>When did he get that message? </li></ul><ul><li>When will she like to have lunch? </li></ul><ul><li>Where’s her new office? </li></ul><ul><li>What is he going to tell Mrs. Wang when she calls? </li></ul><ul><li>How much time did he finish? </li></ul><ul><li>Why do you think he didn’t support our plan? </li></ul><ul><li>Why was he late for work? </li></ul>
  20. 20. Yes/No Questions <ul><li>Is he going to attend the conference? </li></ul><ul><li>Didn’t she go to the book fair? </li></ul><ul><li>You are coming with us, aren’t you? </li></ul>
  21. 21. Choice Questions <ul><li>Will she be arriving tonight or tomorrow? </li></ul><ul><li>Has she finished the report, or is she still working on it? </li></ul><ul><li>Which does your boss prefer, the yellow one or the blue one? </li></ul>
  22. 22. Statements <ul><li>He’s put the accounting files on his desk. </li></ul><ul><li>I’ve arranged the meeting for three o’clock on Thursday. </li></ul><ul><li>I’m afraid I can’t hear you. </li></ul>
  23. 23. The TOEIC Listening Section Part 3 Short Conversations <ul><li>Question Types ( dialogues between 2 people) </li></ul><ul><ul><ul><li>Who Questions </li></ul></ul></ul><ul><ul><ul><li>When Questions </li></ul></ul></ul><ul><ul><ul><li>Where Questions </li></ul></ul></ul><ul><ul><ul><li>What Questions </li></ul></ul></ul><ul><ul><ul><li>How Questions </li></ul></ul></ul><ul><ul><ul><li>Why Questions </li></ul></ul></ul><ul><ul><ul><li>Which Questions </li></ul></ul></ul>
  24. 24. Part 3 Short Conversations Strategies <ul><li>Before the dialogue begins, read the question along with the answer choices </li></ul><ul><li>Try to find key words and main idea </li></ul><ul><li>Questions asked: </li></ul><ul><ul><ul><li>The topic / relationship between speakers </li></ul></ul></ul><ul><ul><ul><li>The place where the dialogue takes place </li></ul></ul></ul><ul><ul><ul><li>The activity speakers are engaged in </li></ul></ul></ul><ul><ul><ul><li>A specific time / a length of time/ frequency </li></ul></ul></ul><ul><ul><ul><li>Reason / intention / conclusion… </li></ul></ul></ul>
  25. 25. Question Types <ul><li>Who will the woman call? </li></ul><ul><li>When does the conference start? </li></ul><ul><li>Where did the man go next Sunday? </li></ul><ul><li>What does her boss decide? </li></ul><ul><li>How are they going to try to improve sales of their products? </li></ul><ul><li>Why isn’t the man staying at the hotel? </li></ul><ul><li>Which bag will the man check? </li></ul>
  26. 26. The TOEIC Listening Section Part 4 Short Talks <ul><li>Question Types ( 考高分的關鍵 ) </li></ul><ul><ul><ul><li>Main Idea Questions </li></ul></ul></ul><ul><ul><ul><li>Fact and Detail Questions </li></ul></ul></ul><ul><ul><ul><li>Inference Questions </li></ul></ul></ul><ul><ul><ul><li>Cause and Effect Questions </li></ul></ul></ul>
  27. 27. The Forms of Short Talks <ul><li>Public announcement </li></ul><ul><li>Telephone message/ recorded phone message </li></ul><ul><li>Weather report </li></ul><ul><li>Message </li></ul><ul><li>News report </li></ul><ul><li>Public service advertisement </li></ul>
  28. 28. Test-taking Tips <ul><li>Only use the information given in the talk </li></ul><ul><li>Answer the question while listening to the talk because the questions are organized in the order in which the information is given in the talk </li></ul><ul><li>Read as many questions as you can before you hear the statements </li></ul>
  29. 29. Announcement <ul><li>I hope you’ve all enjoyed tonight’s dinner. It is no time to welcome this evening’s guest speaker,… </li></ul><ul><li>Attention___ customers: If you want a great deal on _______,… </li></ul><ul><li>You’re listening to _____ Radio. Well, not … </li></ul><ul><li>Ladies and gentlemen, we would like to welcome you aboard the ____ Express, the only no-stop service to ______... </li></ul><ul><li>Attention, all employees. </li></ul>
  30. 30. The TOEIC Reading Section Part 5 Incomplete Sentences <ul><li>Question Types </li></ul><ul><li>2. Grammar Questions </li></ul><ul><ul><li>Verbs </li></ul></ul><ul><ul><li>Auxiliary verbs </li></ul></ul><ul><ul><li>Subject-verb Agreement </li></ul></ul><ul><ul><li>Gerunds and Infinitives </li></ul></ul><ul><ul><li>Nouns and pronouns </li></ul></ul><ul><ul><li>Conjunctions </li></ul></ul><ul><ul><li>Comparatives and Superlatives </li></ul></ul><ul><ul><li>Negation </li></ul></ul><ul><li>Vocabulary Questions </li></ul><ul><ul><li>Verbs </li></ul></ul><ul><ul><li>Nouns </li></ul></ul><ul><ul><li>Modifiers </li></ul></ul><ul><ul><li>Conjunctions </li></ul></ul><ul><ul><li>prepositions </li></ul></ul>
  31. 31. Strategies <ul><li>Vocabulary </li></ul><ul><ul><li>Think of the meaning of the whole sentence </li></ul></ul><ul><ul><li>Make correct use of words and phrases </li></ul></ul><ul><li>Grammar </li></ul><ul><ul><li>Parts of speech, tenses, agreement, positions of frequency adv., needed for the blanks </li></ul></ul>
  32. 32. e.g. <ul><li>Under the new contract, everyone will get a 5%.... </li></ul><ul><li>(A) praise (B) rise (C) access (D) raise </li></ul><ul><li>I am -----my supervisor with job interviews. </li></ul><ul><li>(A) help (B) will help (C) helped (D) helping </li></ul><ul><li>All ---- are asked to show up by noon. </li></ul><ul><li>(A) personnel (B) personnels </li></ul><ul><li>(C) personalities (D) personal </li></ul>
  33. 33. The TOEIC Reading Section Part 6 Incomplete Texts <ul><li>Vocabulary Themes </li></ul>7. Health 8. Telephone 9. Travel 10. Mail 11. Insurance 12. Meetings <ul><li>Banking and Finance </li></ul><ul><li>Marketing </li></ul><ul><li>Hospitality </li></ul><ul><li>Office </li></ul><ul><li>Shopping </li></ul><ul><li>Transportation </li></ul>
  34. 34. The TOEIC Reading Section Part 7 Reading Comprehension <ul><li>Question Types </li></ul><ul><ul><ul><li>Main Idea Questions </li></ul></ul></ul><ul><ul><ul><li>Fact and Detail Questions </li></ul></ul></ul><ul><ul><ul><li>Inference Questions </li></ul></ul></ul><ul><ul><ul><li>Cause and Effect Questions </li></ul></ul></ul>
  35. 35. The Reading Comprehension Reading passages about a variety of topics and in a variety of formats, in a variety of topics and in a variety of formats, including <ul><ul><ul><li>Memos </li></ul></ul></ul><ul><ul><ul><li>Memorandum </li></ul></ul></ul><ul><ul><ul><li>Agenda + Memo </li></ul></ul></ul><ul><ul><ul><li>Schedule + fax (a memo) </li></ul></ul></ul><ul><ul><ul><li>Fax </li></ul></ul></ul><ul><ul><ul><li>Letters </li></ul></ul></ul><ul><ul><ul><li>Information (e.g. using city buses) and letter (a letter about the info.) </li></ul></ul></ul><ul><ul><ul><li>Charts </li></ul></ul></ul><ul><ul><ul><li>Chart and memo </li></ul></ul></ul><ul><ul><ul><li>Chart and letter </li></ul></ul></ul><ul><ul><ul><li>Graphs </li></ul></ul></ul><ul><ul><ul><li>Indexes </li></ul></ul></ul><ul><ul><ul><li>Tables </li></ul></ul></ul><ul><ul><ul><li>Articles (e.g. article about a resume) </li></ul></ul></ul><ul><ul><ul><li>E-mail </li></ul></ul></ul><ul><ul><ul><li>E-mail A v.s. E-mail B </li></ul></ul></ul>
  36. 36. The Reading Comprehension Reading passages about a variety of topics and in a variety of formats, including <ul><ul><ul><li>Advertisement and e-mail </li></ul></ul></ul><ul><ul><ul><li>e.g. an e-mail about the advertisement </li></ul></ul></ul><ul><ul><ul><li>e.g. contest advertisement </li></ul></ul></ul><ul><ul><ul><li>e.g. job advertisement </li></ul></ul></ul><ul><ul><ul><li>Advertisement and memo </li></ul></ul></ul><ul><ul><ul><li>Announcement </li></ul></ul></ul><ul><ul><ul><li>Message </li></ul></ul></ul><ul><ul><ul><li>Order form </li></ul></ul></ul><ul><ul><ul><li>Notice </li></ul></ul></ul><ul><ul><ul><li>Agenda and minutes </li></ul></ul></ul><ul><ul><ul><li>Chart and report </li></ul></ul></ul><ul><ul><ul><li>promotional information </li></ul></ul></ul><ul><ul><ul><li>Product information </li></ul></ul></ul><ul><ul><ul><li>Application form </li></ul></ul></ul><ul><ul><ul><li>News report </li></ul></ul></ul><ul><ul><ul><li>Complaint and response </li></ul></ul></ul><ul><ul><ul><li>Faxes (Fax A v.s. Fax B) </li></ul></ul></ul>
  37. 37. Part 7 Reading Comprehension Main Idea Questions <ul><li>What is the purpose of the e-mail / note? </li></ul><ul><li>What is the letter/message about? </li></ul><ul><li>What is the main idea of the passage? </li></ul><ul><li>Why did the writer send this fax? </li></ul><ul><li>Why did ___ write this letter? </li></ul>
  38. 38. Part 7 Reading Comprehension Fact and Detail Questions <ul><li>Who is ___? </li></ul><ul><li>What time is the flight leaving? </li></ul><ul><li>Where can they get a permit? </li></ul><ul><li>Which of the following should NOT be on your resume? </li></ul><ul><li>What is true about a resume? </li></ul>
  39. 39. Part 7 Reading Comprehension Inference Questions <ul><li>Where did the man use to live? </li></ul><ul><li>It can be infer red from the passage that… </li></ul><ul><li>Based on the information in the passage, to which holiday does the advertisement refer ? </li></ul>
  40. 40. Part 7 Reading Comprehension Cause and Effect Questions <ul><li>What may happen because of the ___? </li></ul><ul><li>What caused ___ to…..? </li></ul><ul><li>What has been the result of the …? </li></ul><ul><li>Why is _____? </li></ul>
  41. 41. Eight Keys to High Scores <ul><li>Increase Your General Knowledge of English </li></ul><ul><li>Learn Your Strengths and Weaknesses and Work on Areas Needing Improvement </li></ul><ul><li>Make the Most of Your Preparation Time </li></ul><ul><li>Be Familiar with TOEIC Format and the Directions for Each Section </li></ul><ul><li>Know How to Mark Your Answer Sheet </li></ul><ul><li>No Matter What, Always Guess! </li></ul><ul><li>Use the Process of Elimination to Make the Most of Your Guess </li></ul><ul><li>Learn to Control Test Anxiety </li></ul><ul><li>Source from: Complete Guide to the TOEIC Test , 3rd edition by Bruce Rogers Publisher: Christopher Wenger </li></ul>
  42. 42. Increase Your General Knowledge of English <ul><li>A knowledge of the format of the test </li></ul><ul><li>The tactics used by good test takers </li></ul><ul><li>A general command of English (which must be built up over a long period of time) </li></ul>
  43. 43. <ul><li>Use English whenever you can </li></ul><ul><ul><li>Look for opportunities to speak English, especially with native speakers </li></ul></ul><ul><li>Take English language classes </li></ul><ul><li>Read newspapers and magazines in English </li></ul><ul><li>Listen to English language news programs and talk show on the radio </li></ul><ul><li>Attend lectures and movies in English </li></ul>
  44. 44. Sources from : <ul><li>ELTS 英美 www.elts.com.tw 出版的「 TOEIC 多益 題庫大全」 </li></ul><ul><li>Complete Guide to the TOEIC Test , 3rd edition </li></ul><ul><li>by Bruce Rogers Publisher: Christopher Wenger </li></ul><ul><li>TOEIC Analyst , 2nd edition </li></ul><ul><li>by Anne Taylor Publisher: Compass Publishing </li></ul><ul><li>Longman Preparation Series for the New TOEIC® Test, Fourth Edition by Lin Lougheed, LOUGHEED ( Introductory-advanced) </li></ul><ul><li>Suggested websites: </li></ul><ul><ul><li>http://www.onlinenglish.net/TOEIC.html </li></ul></ul><ul><ul><ul><li>TOEIC Speaking and Writing </li></ul></ul></ul><ul><ul><li>http:// www.toeic.com.tw / </li></ul></ul>
  45. 45. More suggested websites: <ul><ul><li>http://www.de.toeic.eu/toeic-sites/toeic-germany/toeic-vorbereitung/toeic-sample-test/ </li></ul></ul><ul><ul><ul><li>TOEIC Sample Test http:// www.examenglish.com / </li></ul></ul></ul><ul><ul><li>http://www.focusenglish.com/ </li></ul></ul><ul><ul><ul><li>Focus on Speaking:ESL Conversation </li></ul></ul></ul><ul><ul><li>http:// www.etweb.fju.edu.tw/yueh/toeic/ttest.htm </li></ul></ul><ul><ul><li>http://www.1-language.com/materials/toeic/ </li></ul></ul><ul><ul><li>http:// www.youtube.com </li></ul></ul><ul><ul><ul><li>TOEIC Listening Test Practice Lesson </li></ul></ul></ul><ul><ul><ul><li>TOEIC Sample test part 1/part 2/part 3/ </li></ul></ul></ul><ul><ul><ul><li>TOEIC listening test Practice 1/2/3/4 </li></ul></ul></ul><ul><ul><ul><li>TOEIC Reading part V/VI/part VII/ </li></ul></ul></ul>
  46. 46. <ul><li>www.elllo.org </li></ul><ul><li>www.esl-lab.com </li></ul><ul><li>BBC English learning </li></ul><ul><li>VOA </li></ul>

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