Category: What is the TOEFL?

  • FAQs: TOEFL Information

    Students have a lot of questions about the TOEFL — we would know! Luckily, we also have a lot of answers to those questions. What better place to find frequently asked questions than Google? Below are the most commonly Googled topics, and our answers, about general TOEFL information. Consider it your shortcut to finding the…

  • TOEFL ITP Plus: What You Need to Know

    Wondering if the TOEFL ITP Plus is right for you? Magoosh’s experts explain what the exam is and whether it might be a good option for you.

  • TOEFL Structure: Everything You Need to Know (Video)

    What is the secret to being well prepared for the TOEFL? Knowing the TOEFL structure! So what is the TOEFL exam structure? It involves the four TOEFL sections, the question types in each section, the number of questions on the exam, and so on. In this guide, we’ll look at the TOEFL test format, both…

  • David Takes the TOEFL

    I have taken the TOEFL twice in the last few monthsl. Read on to find out what I learned about the real test-day experience, and how to get a top score.

  • How to Take the TOEFL Home Edition

    The TOEFL has released a new home edition, available everywhere in the world except for mainland China and Iran. (China and Iran have begun to reopen their traditional TOEFL test centers, and China also offers the TOEFL ITP Plus as an alternative test.) But how do you take the TOEFL from the comfort of your…

  • I Took the TOEFL Home Edition: Here’s How it Went

    The short version of this story: The TOEFL Home Edition is an official TOEFL test you can take from home… and I took it! Most steps of the process went smoothly for me, with minor glitches here and there. I was able to resolve those issues with help from an ETS test-taker advocate. Right now,…

  • TOEFL 2019 Format Changes: Length, Timing, Scoring, and Preparation

    ETS has just announced some big 2019 TOEFL format changes. This is obviously very important news for anyone who will take the test August 1 of 2019 or later. Magoosh has been keeping a close eye on the situation, and we have a full report on the 2019 ETS TOEFL updates for you. Read on…

  • TOEFL ITP Test: Important Information for Teachers and Students

    Are you thinking of taking the TOEFL ITP? Or are you considering giving the TOEFL ITP to your students? Here is everything you need to know about the ITP.

  • O Formato do TOEFL

    Quer aprender mais sobre o formato do TOEFL? Você está certo! Esta é a melhor maneira de começar a estudar para o teste. Dê uma olhada em nossas dicas e conselhos aqui.

  • Is the TOEFL Test on Computer?

    It’s important to understand the TOEFL format before you study for the test. Is the TOEFL test on computer, or is it paper-based?