TOEFL Reading PDF from Magoosh (Free TOEFL Prep Resource!)

As they say, practice makes perfect! And that is definitely true for TOEFL Reading as well. 🙂 If you want to do well on this section of the exam, you need to practice, practice, practice. That’s why we created this free resource: a TOEFL Reading PDF, with one full question set similar to what you’d see on the TOEFL test.

TOEFL Reading Sample

Introducing Magoosh’s TOEFL Reading Sample PDF

In this TOEFL Reading Sample PDF, you will find:

  • One full-length, 5-paragraph reading passage
  • 10 questions (a complete set for a passage in the Reading section)
  • The correct answer and detailed explanations for each question
  • More resources for further learning

More TOEFL Reading Practice From Magoosh

And if you want more guidance, Magoosh TOEFL has six practice tests with sample answers, explanations, strategies and tips for the every TOEFL Reading question! And there’s moree! We also offer a second, longer TOEFL Reading PDF that includes all of the question types for the section. See the PDF in our TOEFL Reading Question Types post.

A TOEFL Reading Sample PDF from ETS

Of course, for the very best TOEFL Reading practice, it’s great to go to the source: Educational Testing Service (ETS), the company that makes the real TOEFL test. These authentic official practice materials really are the gold standard for realistic TOEFL iBT prep. ETS offers the following excellent TOEFL Reading practice free of charge:

  • The TOEFL Reading Practice Sets
  • This PDF represents one full official TOEFL Reading section.

  • TOEFL Quick Prep
  • This is an older resource, no longer hosted on the ETS web site. But this archived link will get you four PDFs of TOEFL proactice matieral, including plenty of Reading material. These question sets are a little out of date, with more than 10 questions per passage. But everything else is the same– same number of answer options, same length of passage, same question types, and so on. So Quick Prep still makes for excellent Reading practice questions! (Beware, though, that this older page loads a bit slowly.)

  • ETS’s official full-length practice TOEFL Test
  • This is by far the most authentic free way for test takers to build their TOEFL Reading skills: a full practice test by ETS, very similar to the real exam you’ll see on test day. Needless to say, this test includes a full TOEFL Reading section.

Happy studying!

Psst… don’t forget to download your FREE TOEFL reading sample PDF.


  • Rachel Wisuri

    Rachel helps eager students find out about Magoosh. She graduated from UC Berkeley with a super helpful double major in History and French. In her free time she can be found eating peanut butter, drinking five cups of tea per day, and playing with cats.

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