The TOEFL iBT® test is given in English and administered via the Internet. There are four sections (listening, reading, speaking, and writing) which take a total of about four and a half hours to complete, including check-in.
Combining All Four Skills: Listening, Reading, Speaking, and Writing
During the test, you are asked to perform tasks that combine more than one skill, such as:
- Read, listen and then speak in response to a question
- Listen and then speak in response to a question
- Read, listen and then write in response to a question
TOEFL iBT Test Sections
|Read 3 or 4 passages from academic texts and answer questions.
|Listen to lectures, classroom discussions and conversations, then answer questions.
|Express an opinion on a familiar topic; speak based on reading and listening tasks.
|Write essay responses based on reading and listening tasks; support an opinion in writing.