Mahdieh, who is from Iran, saw Michael Buckhoff’s Online TOEFL Course: “The 7 Step System to Pass the TOEFL iBT” in voxopop.com. Looking for someone to help him in his TOEFL exam; especially in speaking and listening, Mahdieh asked Michael to help him in his situation. Having noted that he will have to sit for his next examination on September 29, Mahdieh asked to improve his former score of 80 (reading-21, listening-18, speaking-19, and writing-22) to 90 overall. Because of this, Mahdieh was recommended to study and review Michael’s speaking and listening sections, because his speaking and listening skills were so weak.
Without proper pronunciation, an ESL language specialist could be distracted by awkward pauses and unclear pronunciation. For this reason, with Michael’s speaking sections, Mahdieh had the opportunity to learn an extensive practice with vowel and consonants sounds and instruction in stress, intonation, and pausing. Furthermore with multiple lessons, Mahdieh was able to learn an instruction in: syllable division, grammatical word endings, word stress, sentence rhythm, intonation, thought groups, and blending during subscription. Because of this and multiple independent and integrated practice tests; students like Mahdieh develop competent speaking skills like: decoding the speaking task, organizing a coherent response including a topic statement, delivering rich details in the body of the speech, and ending with a conclusion.
Without proper listening comprehension, it will prove to be difficult to learn to catch the main idea and important details of campus-related and academic listening passages. For this reason, with Michael’s listening section, Mahdieh had the opportunity to learn an extensive practice about: inferencing, idioms, negative expressions, getting the main idea, and understanding transitions. Furthermore, with 40 academic listening practice tests, 240 total listening questions, and 15 instructional hours by video, pdf Files, and web pages; students like Mahdieh learn to catch the main idea and important details of campus-related and academic listening passages. Because of this, this comprehensive section allows for students like Mahdieh to really improve their listening strengths and weaknesses.
In the end, Mahdieh scored 92 on the TOEFL iBT! With: R-22, L-23, S-24, and W-23. Like Mahdieh, do you need to develop key skills needed to pass the TOEFL iBT? Then consider joining Michael’s course and get access to his entire English developing arsenal to reach your target TOEFL goal. Since 1994 with 20+ years of TOEFL teaching experience, Michael’s course has helped students all over the world acquire their goals.