Step 4 – Analyze Your Listening Strengths and Weaknesses
The fourth step to successfully pass the TOEFL iBT Exam is learning to catch the main idea and important details of campus-related and academic listening passages. As you know, the TOEFL iBT has campus-related and academic discussions and lectures in the listening, speaking, and writing sections of the TOEFL iBT. If you have “slow” ears or you can not concentrate when listening to TOEFL iBT passages, you are guaranteed a low TOEFL iBT score.
To help you to concentrate and follow the listening passges in the listening, speaking, and writing sections of the TOEFL iBT, you need to develop an effective system of note-taking. And this is exactly the purpose of TOEFL Listening Lesson 1. Through an interactive 14 minute video, you will learn
*How you can take faster and more accurate notes*
*Which common abbreviations and symbols to use as you take notes*
*How speakers use intonation and key words to emphasize the most important ideas in a lecture or conversation*
So get ready to take notes!