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Title:
Arco teach yourself the TOEFL in 24 hours
Edition:
2000 edition.
Publication Information:
New York, NY : Macmillan USA, 1999.
Physical Description:
xii, 354 pages ; 23 cm
Language:
English
Added Uniform Title:
Cambridge review.
ISBN:
9780028632407

9780028632414
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Book

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In just 24 sessions of one hour or less, you will be up and running with all the skills you need to score high on the TOEFL. Each straightforward, step-by-step lesson builds upon the previous one, enabling you to master the test-wise techniques and strategies that will help you do your best. Book jacket.


Table of Contents

Part I Get to Know the TOEFLp. 1
Hour 1 Teach Yourself All About the TOEFLp. 3
What is the TOEFL?p. 4
TOEFL Subjectsp. 5
TOEFL Strategiesp. 10
Q and A Sessionp. 16
This Hour's Reviewp. 17
Hour 2 The TOEFL MiniTestp. 19
The TOEFL MiniTestp. 20
The MiniTest Reviewp. 26
Q and A Sessionp. 29
Part II Structure Questionsp. 31
Hour 3 Test Your Knowledge of Sentence Structurep. 33
Preview the Structure PreTestp. 34
Take the Structure PreTestp. 35
Evaluate Your Performancep. 43
Review Your Workp. 43
Q and A Sessionp. 46
Hour 4 Teach Yourself Grammar (I)p. 47
The Parts of Speechp. 48
Errors with Nounsp. 50
Errors with Verbsp. 54
Workshopp. 58
Q and A Sessionp. 62
This Hour's Reviewp. 62
Hour 5 Teach Yourself Grammar (II)p. 63
Errors with Pronounsp. 64
Errors with Adjectives and Adverbsp. 69
Errors with Subject-Verbsp. 72
Workshopp. 74
Q and A Sessionp. 76
This Hour's Reviewp. 77
Hour 6 Review the Structure PreTestp. 79
Review the Structure PreTestp. 80
Hour 7 The Structure WarmUp Testp. 89
Take the Structure WarmUp Testp. 90
Evaluate Your Performancep. 97
Hour 8 Review the Structure WarmUp Testp. 99
Part III Reading Questionsp. 107
Hour 9 Test Your Reading Abilityp. 109
Preview the Reading PreTestp. 110
Take the Reading PreTestp. 110
Evaluate Your Performancep. 120
Q and A Sessionp. 121
Hour 10 Teach Yourself Readingp. 123
Get All the Inside Info on Readingp. 124
Reading for Comprehensionp. 127
Workshop Ap. 131
Q and A Sessionp. 134
This Hour's Reviewp. 134
Hour 11 Teach Yourself Reading (II)p. 135
Identifying the Question Stemsp. 136
Patterns of Right and Wrong Answer Choicesp. 139
Workshop Bp. 146
Q and A Sessionp. 153
This Hour's Reviewp. 153
Hour 12 Review the Reading PreTestp. 155
The Reading Action Planp. 156
Review the Reading PreTestp. 157
Q and A Sessionp. 180
Hour 13 Reading Workshopp. 181
Workshop Ap. 182
Workshop Bp. 186
Workshop Cp. 189
Q and A Sessionp. 192
Hour 14 Reading WarmUp Testp. 193
Take the Reading WarmUp Testp. 194
Evaluate Your Performancep. 203
Q and A Sessionp. 204
Hour 15 Review the Reading WarmUp Testp. 205
Review the Reading WarmUp Testp. 206
Q and A Sessionp. 210
Part IV Listening Questionsp. 211
Hour 16 Test Your Listening Skillsp. 213
Preview the Listening Comprehension PreTestp. 214
Take the Listening Comprehension PreTestp. 215
Evaluate Your Performancep. 222
Q and A Sessionp. 223
Hour 17 Teach Yourself Listeningp. 225
Get All the Inside Info on Short Conversationsp. 226
Learn Methods for Answering Questionsp. 226
Workshopp. 232
Q and A Sessionp. 236
This Hour's Reviewp. 236
Hour 18 Teach Yourself Listening (II)p. 237
The Function of Idiomsp. 238
Common English Idiomsp. 238
Conversations with Idiomsp. 242
Workshopp. 244
Q and A Sessionp. 248
This Hour's Reviewp. 248
Hour 19 Teach Yourself Listening (III)p. 249
Get All the Inside Info on Talksp. 250
Learn How to Listen to Talksp. 251
Learn Methods for Answering Questionsp. 253
Workshopp. 256
Q and A Sessionp. 259
This Hour's Reviewp. 260
Hour 20 Take the Listening WarmUpp. 261
Review Your Action Plan for Listeningp. 262
Take the Listening WarmUpp. 263
Evaluate Your Performancep. 269
Q and A Sessionp. 270
Part V The Writing Testp. 271
Hour 21 Take the Essay PreTestp. 273
What is the Writing/TWE?p. 274
Take the Essay PreTestp. 276
Sample Responsep. 279
Hour 22 Teach Yourself All About the Writing Sectionp. 281
What to Sayp. 282
How to Say Itp. 284
Q and A Sessionp. 286
This Hour's Reviewp. 286
Hour 23 Take the Essay WarmUpp. 287
Sample Responsesp. 290
Part VI Wrap Upp. 293
Hour 24 Getting Ready for the Big Dayp. 295
The Test Dayp. 296
Review the Important Points You've Learnedp. 298
A Final Wordp. 300
Appendix A Listening Comprehension Scriptsp. 301
Appendix B Common English Idiomsp. 335
Indexp. 355