TOEFL is a standardized test to assess the English proficiency of learners and English use (USA), widely accepted around the world. Meanwhile, IELTS is a test system of English proficiency all four skills of Listening, Speaking, Reading, and Writing, which is co-administered by three ESOL organizations from the University of Cambridge, the British Council, and the Australian educational organization IDP, and has been introduced since 1989.
IELTS and TOEFL exam preparation is a process that requires the patience and effort of students. Should I study by myself or study with an English tutor? Which method should be used to practice TOEFL and IELTS speaking effectively? If you are looking for an effective way to learn English or the leading prestigious English center in Ho Chi Minh City, then Eclass will be the best choice! With the head office and office in District 10, Go Vap HCM (Saigon), we will be the place for you to trust and cultivate knowledge.
What is IELTS and TOEFL?
TOEFL and IELTS are a tools to provide a fair and accurate assessment of English language proficiency. While The TOEFL test content is designed and developed by the American Educational Testing Service (ETS), IELTS is approved by three ESOL organizations of the University of Cambridge (University of Cambridge ESOL), the British Council and the Australian educational organization IDP. All assess students' comprehensive English proficiency in four skills of listening, speaking, reading, and writing. They are the most popular English language certifications in the world. There are more than 27 million people taking the TOEFL test and more than 9,000 universities, colleges, and institutions in 130 countries accepting the TOEFL while IELTS has been present in 140 countries with more than 1,200 test centers, 10,000 universities, colleges, agencies, and other organizations using IELTS scores to assess official English proficiency, including Australia, UK, Canada, and New Zealand.
To make a good IELTS and TOEFL exam preparation, you should really know the test formats. TOEFL test formats, for examples, there are TOEFL iBT, TOEFL CBT, TOEFL PBT as follow.
TOEFL on the Internet or TOEFL iBT is a new generation test that transfers test questions from ETS to an Internet-based test center. This test is growing in popularity and is gradually replacing the paper-based (PBT) and computer-based (CBT) tests. TOEFL iBT test has a test time of 4 hours, including 4 parts of listening, speaking, reading, and writing.
Computer-based TOEFL or TOEFL CBT is conducted on a computer with 4 sections: listening, grammar structure, reading comprehension, and writing. Unlike the TOEFL iBT test, candidates are not allowed to take notes during the test. The maximum score of the TOEFL CBT test is 300 and the test time is 4 hours.
Paper-based TOEFL or PBT is a traditional and paper-based test. This test format is only used in areas where there are not enough facilities to hold the TOEFL iBT or TOEFL CBT test.
Benefits of IELTS and TOEFL
Bring more choices for candidates
With a IELTS and TOEFL certificate, candidates can apply to study/work in more than 9000 universities, colleges, and agencies in more than 130 countries around the world.
The IELTS and TOEFL is held in many locations around the world. In Vietnam, you can register for the IELTS and TOEFL English test at IIG offices in Hanoi, Ho Chi Minh City, Da Nang, or when you register for the IELTS and TOEFL exam preparation course at Eclass, we will help you complete the registration documents to take the IELTS and TOEFL at the test site closest to you.
Accurately measure academic English skills
The IELTS and TOEFL test focuses on academic English and consists of some study-related questions and tasks. Therefore, if you decide to use an English certificate to apply to study abroad or to an international school in Vietnam, this is the most suitable certificate.
Assess fair speaking skills
TOEFL scores are more objective because the audio portion of the speaking test is assessed by 3 to 6 ETS examiners.
As the leading prestigious IELTS and TOEFL exam preparation center in District 10, Go Vap HCM (Saigon), Eclass always provides an effective way to learn English and high-quality lecturers, helping students to have an effective course and achieve their goals set out in the course.
IELTS and TOEFL exam preparation with Eclass
Accompanying with Eclass, you will have an accelerated online IELTS and TOEFL exam preparation course with native/foreign teachers to speak English with American accent, a curriculum focusing on skill training and knowledge acquisition to complement the process. Exam preparation in a professional academic environment helps you focus on studying to achieve your goals.
Benefits of joining IELTS and TOEFL exam preparation course at Eclass
+ Build a timetable for IELTS and TOEFL exam preparation: Based on your needs and current English level, the teacher will help you make an appropriate study plan, focus on solving exam questions, and accumulate enough knowledge and experience to take the test effectively. An English tutor will help you find an effective way to learn English that fits your habits and interests.
+ Practice effective test-taking skills: Thanks to many years of teaching experience, native teachers will identify the necessary skills for the IELTS and TOEFL test, then help you practice those skills effectively proficiently before entering the exam.
For example, in the reading test, you need to have the skill of “skimming scanning” or skimming to get the main idea, select keywords because you will not have enough time to read every word in the test. You should really have more knowledge about American society, culture, and education to understand the content of the reading passages. Some other specialized knowledge such as economics, anthropology are also necessary for summarization and inference. Note-taking, skimming, and scanning are important skills for listening, speaking, reading, and writing part.
+ Learn English grammar, vocabulary and practice good ideas: The online IELTS and TOEFL exam preparation creates conditions for students to learn 1-on-1 with native teachers. This will benefit to learn English grammar, practice speaking English fluently, practice English pronunciation, practice American accent, practice writing English, and practice English communication. Native teachers will help you:
- Get familiar with the pronunciation of native speakers to make the listening test better.
- Adjust pronunciation to complete the speaking test.
- Learn to use words, sentences and learn English grammar.
- Practice listening - speaking reflexes fluently.
- Timely correct mistakes in pronunciation and sentence formation.
- Be more confident when using English in communication, dare to think, dare to speak, do not hesitate, or fear being wrong.
- Willing to make mistakes when using English and constantly adjusting to perfect language skills.
Besides the IELTS and TOEFL exam preparation course, we also provide English communication courses for busy people/working learners, beginners with 1-on-1 English program. Eclass will help you connect directly with foreign teachers, join a quality English course with an effective learning path.
If self-study is not the right solution for you, a center will be the best choice! Come to Eclass - a prestigious IELTS and TOEFL exam preparation center, we will always enthusiastically advise you to help you choose the best quality and effective course.