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LongmanPreparationSeriesfortheTOEICTest

LinLougheed
WhatistheTOEICTest?
StandardassessmentofEnglishlanguageproficiency
DevelopedbyEducationalTestingService
WhousestheTOEICTest?
Governmentagencies,multinationalcorporations,andinternationalorganizations
TomeasuretheEnglishlanguagecapabilitiesofemployeesandprospective
employees
Languagetrainingprograms
ToestablishtraininggoalsandtoassessstudentsprogressinEnglish
WhotakestheTOEIC?
Over3,000,000testtakersayear
Staffsofthepreviouslymentionedcompaniesandinstitutions
Individualstodocumenttheirownproficiencylevels
WhatskillsaretestedontheTOEIC?
ListeningComprehension100multiplechoicequestions
Reading100multiplechoicequestions
WhatistheformatoftheTOEIC?
ListeningComprehensionPartsIIV45minutes
ReadingPartsVVII75minutes
PartI
Photographs
PartII
QuestionResponse
PartIII
ShortConversations
PartIV
ShortTalks
PartV
IncompleteSentences
PartVI
ErrorRecognition
PartVII
ReadingComprehension
Howisthescoredetermined?
Basedoncorrectanswers.
ListeningComprehension(5495)
Reading
(5495)
Total:10990
Whatdothescoresmean?
NOminimumpassingscore
Eachinstitutionsetsitsownacceptablescore

20questions
30questions
30questions
20questions
40items
20questions
40questions

LongmanTOEICGoals
ImproveproficiencyinEnglish
Improvetesttakingskills
BuildVocabulary
Businesssituations
Makingcontracts
Marketing
Planningconferences
Usingcomputers
Orderingsupplies
Writingletters
HiringPersonnel
BuildVocabulary
GeneralEnglish
Travel
Entertainment
Eatingout
Shopping
Healthcare
Sports
Hobbies
ImproveTesttakingskills
Understandwhataquestionasks
Analyzethetestitems
Knowthetricksandtrapshiddenintheanswerchoices
Befamiliarwiththeformatofthetest
ImproveTesttakingskills
Knowwhattoexpect
Knowwhattodo
DowellontheTOEIC
ImproveEnglishproficiencyANDscorewellontheTOEIC
LIPPSERVICE
LIPPServicemakesthestudentsrepeatthetargetwordsandideasinavarietyofways.
Lookat
Identify
Paraphrase
Personalize

TipsforTakingtheTOEICTest
Befamiliarwiththedirectionsbeforetheexam.
Workrapidly,butcarefully.
Guess.
Markonlyoneanswerperquestion.
UsethestrategiesandtipslearnedintheLongmanTOEICPreparationSeries.
ListeningComprehension
PartI Picture
Photosofpeople
Whoarethey?
Wherearethey?
Whataretheydoing?
Whatdotheylooklike?
Whoarethepeople?
Makeassumptionsabouttheoccupationorrelationshipofthepeopleinthepicture.
Wherearethepeople?
Trytodeterminethesetting.
Whatarethepeopledoing?
Usethesewordstocompletethesentences.
Whatdothepeoplelooklike?
Writeyesiftrue.Ifnot,rewritetomaketrue.
ListeningComprehension
PartI Picture
Photosofthings
Whatarethey?
Wherearethey?
Whatwasdonetothem?
Whatdotheylooklike?
ListeningComprehension
PartI Picture
Howanswerchoicestrytoconfuse
Wordsthatsoundlikethecorrectanswer
Wordsrelatedtothecorrectanswer
Wordsusedoutofcontext
Incorrectdetailsprovided
Incorrectreferencesmade
Answerchoicesthatconfuse

StrategyPractice
PartI LIPPService
Havethestudentslookatthepicture
Havethestudentsidentifyallthewordsinthepicture.(who,whatwhere..)
Havethestudentsparaphrasethesentencestheyusedwhenidentifyingthepeopleor
objectsinthepicture.
Havethestudentspersonalizetheirstatements.
PartIIQuestionResponse
Identifytime
Identifypeople
Identifyanopinion
Identifyachoice
Identifyasuggestion
Identifyareason
Identifyalocation
PartII
LIPPService
Havethestudentslistentothequestionandthreeresponses.
Havethestudentsidentifyallthewordstheyhear.
Havethestudentsparaphrasethesentencestheyhear.
Havethestudentspersonalizetheirstatements.
PartIIIShortConversations
Identifytime
Identifypeople
Identifyintent
Identifythetopic
Identifyareason
Identifyalocation
Identifyanopinion
Identifystressandtone
PartIII
LIPPService
Havethestudentslistentotheshortconversationsandlookatthequestionandanswer
choices.
Havethestudentsidentifyallthewordstheyhear.
Havethestudentsparaphrasethesentencestheyhear.
Havethestudentspersonalizetheirstatements.

PartIVShortTalks
Identifythesequence
Identifytheaudience
Identifyasituation
Identifythetopic
Identifyarequest
PartIV
LIPPService
Havethestudentslistentotheshorttalksandlookatthequestion(s)andanswerchoices.
Havethestudentsidentifyallthewordstheyhear.
Havethestudentsparaphrasethesentencestheyhear.
Havethestudentspersonalizetheirstatements.
Reading
PartV
PartVI
PartVII

IncompleteSentences
ErrorRecognition
ReadingComprehension

Reading
PartV IncompleteSentences
Wordfamilies
Similarwords
Prepositions
Conjunctions
Adverbsoffrequency
Causativeverbs
Conditionalsentences
Verbtense
Twowordverbs
PartV
LIPPService
Havethestudentslookatthestatementandfouroptions.
Havethestudentsidentifyallthewordstheysee.
Havethestudentsparaphrasethestatement.
Havethestudentspersonalizetheirstatements.

Reading
PartVI
ErrorRecognition
Count/noncountnounsandarticles
Pronouns
Subjectverbagreement
Modalauxiliaries
Adjectivecomparisons
Gerundsorinfinitives
PartVI
LIPPService
Havethestudentslookatthestatement.
Havethestudentsidentifyallthewordstheysee.
Havethestudentsparaphrasethestatement.
Havethestudentspersonalizetheirstatements.
Reading
PartVII
ReadingComprehension
Advertisements
Businesscorrespondence
Forms,charts,andgraphs
Articlesandreports
Announcementsandparagraphs
PartVII
LIPPService
Havethestudentslookatthepassage.
Havethestudentsidentifyallthewordstheysee.
Havethestudentsparaphrasethepassage.
Havethestudentspersonalizetheirpassage.