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Cambridge preparation for the TOEFL test / Jolene Gear and Robert Gear.

By: Gear, Jolene.
Contributor(s): Gear, Robert.
Material type: TextTextPublisher: Cambridge, UK ; New York. N.Y., USA : Cambridge University Press, c2002Edition: 3rd ed.Description: xvii, 595 p : ill. ; 28 cm. +.ISBN: 0521783968 (book, CDROM, audio CDs); 9780521783965; 8175960930; 0521784018 (book, CDROM); 0521783992 (audio CDs); 052178400X (audio cassettes); 0521783984 (CDROM); 0521783976 (book, CDROM, audio cassettes).Other title: Preparation for the TOEFL test.Subject(s): Test of English as a Foreign Language -- Study guides | English language -- Textbooks for foreign speakers | English language -- Examinations -- Study guidesDDC classification: 428/.0076 Online resources: Publisher description | WorldCat details | Ebook Fulltext
Contents:
Table of contents Introduction to the TOEFL test -- Tutorial for the computer-based TOEFL test -- Diagnostic test -- Section 1: Listening -- Practice with sounds -- Practice with idioms and phrasal verbs -- Practice with various structures -- Practice with understanding meaning from context -- Practice with topics -- Practice with details -- Practice with inferences -- Section 2: Structure -- Practice with nouns -- Practice with articles and demonstratives -- Practice with pronouns and possessive adjectives -- Practice with subjects -- Practice with verbs -- Practice with subject/aux-word inversions -- Practice with word forms -- Practice with word choices -- Practice with clauses -- Practice with noun clauses -- Practice with adjective clauses -- Practice with reduced adjective clauses -- Practice with adverb clauses -- Practice with reduced adverb clauses -- Practice with comparing -- Practice with parallel structures -- Practice with prepositional phrases -- Practice with redundancies -- Section 3: Reading -- Practice with vocabulary -- Practice with main ideas -- Practice with understanding details and restatements -- Practice with inferences -- Section 4: Writing -- Writing paragraphs -- Practice with topic sentences -- Practice with supporting ideas -- Practice with details -- Practice with organizing and writing paragraphs -- Writing essays -- Practice with introductions -- Practice with developmental paragraphs -- Practice with conclusions -- Practice with analyzing essays -- Practice with answering essay questions -- Practice tests -- Answer keys -- Scripts -- Index.
Summary: This comprehensive test preparation course includes skill building and practice tests all in one volume to help learners succeed on the Test of English as a Foreign Language. Fully revised and updated, the third edition of Cambridge Preparation for the TOEFL Test provides a complete tutorial and wealth of new activities to introduce students to the new computer formats and activity types. The third edition also includes a CD-ROM component containing seven complete practice tests. Learners may take the tests in study mode and receiving feedback on their responses, or in test mode, which simulates the experience of taking the exam by computer. Cambridge Preparation for the TOEFL Test is ideal for classroom use and self-study. Other key features include over 200 skill-building exercises fully updated for the new exam, 6 hours of listening material on cassette or audio CD, a complete grammar review, and an in-depth mini writing course.
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Includes index.

"For the computer based exam"--Cover.

Table of contents Introduction to the TOEFL test --
Tutorial for the computer-based TOEFL test --
Diagnostic test --
Section 1: Listening --
Practice with sounds --
Practice with idioms and phrasal verbs --
Practice with various structures --
Practice with understanding meaning from context --
Practice with topics --
Practice with details --
Practice with inferences --
Section 2: Structure --
Practice with nouns --
Practice with articles and demonstratives --
Practice with pronouns and possessive adjectives --
Practice with subjects --
Practice with verbs --
Practice with subject/aux-word inversions --
Practice with word forms --
Practice with word choices --
Practice with clauses --
Practice with noun clauses --
Practice with adjective clauses --
Practice with reduced adjective clauses --
Practice with adverb clauses --
Practice with reduced adverb clauses --
Practice with comparing --
Practice with parallel structures --
Practice with prepositional phrases --
Practice with redundancies --
Section 3: Reading --
Practice with vocabulary --
Practice with main ideas --
Practice with understanding details and restatements --
Practice with inferences --
Section 4: Writing --
Writing paragraphs --
Practice with topic sentences --
Practice with supporting ideas --
Practice with details --
Practice with organizing and writing paragraphs --
Writing essays --
Practice with introductions --
Practice with developmental paragraphs --
Practice with conclusions --
Practice with analyzing essays --
Practice with answering essay questions --
Practice tests --
Answer keys --
Scripts --
Index.

This comprehensive test preparation course includes skill building and practice tests all in one volume to help learners succeed on the Test of English as a Foreign Language. Fully revised and updated, the third edition of Cambridge Preparation for the TOEFL Test provides a complete tutorial and wealth of new activities to introduce students to the new computer formats and activity types. The third edition also includes a CD-ROM component containing seven complete practice tests. Learners may take the tests in study mode and receiving feedback on their responses, or in test mode, which simulates the experience of taking the exam by computer. Cambridge Preparation for the TOEFL Test is ideal for classroom use and self-study. Other key features include over 200 skill-building exercises fully updated for the new exam, 6 hours of listening material on cassette or audio CD, a complete grammar review, and an in-depth mini writing course.

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