TOEFL – ETS Official Guide

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Writing Salbin aims to help you meet your English language test goals and improve your academic writing skill to next level. The comprehensive study materials and sample answers are designed to help you generate your own idea and plan for a writing response that would ensure a high band score in your test. Writing sections of IELTS, TOEFL and TOEIC exam are covered in this website and we continuously update the resources for the test takers. This website will be equally helpful for candidates taking the test for the first time or re-sitting.

The preparation materials, sample answers, quiz and model tests have been designed in a way so that you can prepare for your English test on your own.

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This website is for English test takers and individuals who want to improve their writing skills for salbin and professional purposes. We offer essay evaluation service that enables you to submit your writing samples and have them assessed by a team of professional teachers. This is an excellent opportunity to find out the weak areas and develop your overall writing skill. The model answers that we have included will guide you how to write a proper response to a test question in order to get a high band score. Many of the essay samples include the idea generation section that would help you not only generate your own ideas for the essays but also to improve your overall skills on writing quality essays.

IELTS
IELTS (International English Language Testing System) is a popular English language assessment test. IELTS exam assesses a candidate’s English proficiency who wants to study, work or migrate to an English speaking country. IELTS is managed and owned by British Council, IDP: IELTS Australia and Cambridge English Language Assessment and there are more than 1,100 test centres and locations in more than 140 countries worldwide.

Four language skills – Listening, Reading, Writing and Speaking are assessed in IELTS test and we particularly focus on writing section of this test.

Academic General Training
Task 1 Summarise a graph Write a letter
Minimum 150 words Minimum 150 words
Time: 20 minutes Time: 20 minutes
Task 2 Essay Writing Essay Writing
Minimum 250 words Minimum 250 words
Time: 40 minutes Time: 40 minutes

 


IELTS Writing

If you are taking IELTS, go through our IELTS Writing FAQ and IELTS Preparation sections to enhance your understanding of the test and preparation level. Read our sample answers and idea generation section to become a skilled writer. This website evenly emphasizes on General Training and Academic IELTS resources. Be sure which module you are planning to take.

TOEFL-logo
TOEFL (Test of English as a Foreign Language) is a Standard English language test that assesses and evaluates the English language proficiency of non-native English speakers who basically want to enroll in an American university. ETS (Education Testing Service) administers this test and over 9000 universities, agencies and other institutions in over 130 countries accept the TOEFL score as proof of the English language proficiency of a candidate.

There are two versions of TOEFL – iBT (Internet Bases test) and paper-based test. Reading, Listening, Speaking and Writing skills of candidates are assessed in TOEFL and the test score is valid for 2 years.

Internet Based TOEFL Writing section has two tasks: one integrated task and one independent task. For integrated task, the test takers read a passage on an academic topic, listen to related audio and write summary what they hear and then explain how this relates to the main points of the passage they read.

For the independent task the test takers are required to write an essay on minimum 300 words.

Paper Based TOEFL (PBT) writing section includes TWE (Test of Written English).

TOEIC-logo
TOEIC (Test of English for International Communication) is an English language test designed by ETS. This is a widely popular English language assessment test among professionals. Organizations around the world use this test to hire, place and promote employees.

TOEIC test has a writing section that assesses the grammar, vocabulary, fluency and punctuation of the test takers. The writing test lasts for an hour and has around 8 questions. Question 1-5 gives some images and the test takers have to write sentences based on the given pictures. Response to a letter/ email and an essay writing or minimum 300 words are also required.

Writing Salbin is NOT connected or associated with any of the IELTS/TOEFL/ TOEIC Test Partners. We provide comprehensive study materials, sample answers and other resources so that you can prepare for the test and perform better.