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Get Ready for TOEFL Changes

Updated: Mar 27, 2021

Change is not always a good thing, but this time it is. ETS announced in 2019 a few changes on the TOEFL test that will actually benefit international students.

The test time will be shortened by 30 min, with no changes in the overall test format or questions types. As you can see in the chart below, there will be less questions in the Reading, Listening and Speaking sessions. According to ETS by lessening fatigue and improving focus and performance students would be able to show their best. The test maintains its quality and provides accurate information about the critical skills being measured.

Let’s look at the summary TOEFL Trainers has prepared for you:

The Writing part of the test remains the same: you’ll have an Independent task and an Integrated task taking a total of 50 min.