Table of contents for Longman preparation course for the TOEFL test : iBT / Deborah Phillips.

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CONTENTS
INTRODUCTION ____ 
SECTION ONE:READING 1
READING DIAGNOSTIC PRE-TEST: 2
Aggression 3
READING OVERVIEW 8
READING SKILLS 10
VOCABULARy AND REFERENCE 10
SKILL 1 UNDERSTAND VOCABULARY FROM CONTExT 10
Reading Exercise 1 13
Smog 13
Autism 14
Parasitic Plants 15
Edna Ferber 16
SKILL 2 RECOGNIzE REFERENTS 17
Reading Exercise 2 19
Animal Congregation 19
Chromium Compounds 20
New World Epidemics 21
Horatio Alger, Jr. 22
Reading Exercise (Skills 1¿2) 23
Coral Colonies 23
SENTENCES 26
SKILL 3 SIMPLIFY MEANINGS OF SENTENCES 26
Reading Exercise 3 28
SKILL 4 INSERT SENTENCES INTO THE PASSAGE 35
Reading Exercise (Skills 3¿4) ___
Reading Review Exercise (Skills 1¿4) ____
Reading Exercise 4 37
Theodore Dreiser 41
Pulsars 45
DETAILS 49
SKILL 5 FIND FACTUAL INFORMATION 49
Reading Exercise 5 51
SKILL 6 UNDERSTAND NEGATIVE FACTS 56
Reading Exercise (Skills 5¿6) ____
Reading Review Exercise (Skills 1¿6) ____
Reading Exercise 6 59
John Muir 63
Caretaker Speech 66
INFERENCES ____ 
SKILL 7 MAKE INFERENCES FROM STATED FACTS ____ Reading Exercise 7 ____ 
SKILL 8 INFER RHETORICAL PURPOSE ____ Reading Exercise 8 ____ Reading Exercise (Skills 7¿8) ____ 
 Ella Deloria ____ Reading Review Exercises (Skills 1¿8) ____ Early Autos ____ 
READING TO LEARN ____ 
SKILL 9 SELECT SUMMARY INFORMATION ____ Reading Exercise 9 ____ 
SKILL 10 COMPLETE SCHEMATIC TABLES ____ Reading Exercise 10 ____ Reading Exercise (Skills 9¿10) ____ 
 Species ____ Reading Review Exercise (Skills 1¿10) ____ Decisions ____ 
READING POST-TEST ____
Aquatic Schools ____
SECTION TWO: LISTENING ____ 
LISTENING DIAGNOSTIC PRE-TEST ____
Problem Class ____
Sleep ____
LISTENING OVERVIEW ____ 
LISTENING SKILLS ____ 
BASIC COmPREhENSION ____ 
SKILL 1 UNDERSTAND THE GIST ____
Listening Exercise 1 ____
SKILL 2 UNDERSTAND THE DETAILS ____ Listening Exercise 2 ____ Listening Review Exercise (Skills 1¿2) ____ 
An Anthropology Paper ____ 
PRAGmATIC UNDERSTANDING ____ 
SKILL 3 UNDERSTAND THE FUNCTION ____ Listening Exercise 3 ____ 
SKILL 4 UNDERSTAND THE SPEAKER¿S STANCE ____ Listening Exercise 4 ____ Listening Exercise (Skills 3¿4) ____ 
 The Fugio Coin ____ Listening Review Exercise (Skills 1¿4) ____ Hibernation ____ 
Contents 
CONNECTING INFORmATION 
SKILL 5 
UNDERSTAND THE ORGANIzATION 
Listening Exercise 5 
SKILL 6 
UNDERSTAND RELATIONSHIPS 
Listening Exercise 6 ____ Listening Exercise (Skills 5¿6) ____ The Outer Banks ____ Listening Review Exercise (Skills 1¿6) ____ Leaf Arrangements ____ 
LISTENING POST-TEST 171
The Music Project ____
The Great Lakes ____
SECTION ThREE: SPEAKING ____ 
SPEAKING DIAGNOSTIC PRE-TEST ____ A Good Teacher ____ Vacation Preferences ____ Registering for Classes ____ Nonverbal Communication ____ A Problem in French Class ____ Echolocation ____ 
SPEAKING OVERVIEW ____ 
SPEAKING SKILLS ____ 
INDEPENDENT TASKS ____ 
SKILL 1 PLAN THE FREE-CHOICE RESPONSE ____ Speaking Exercise 1 ____ 
SKILL 2 MAKE THE FREE-CHOICE RESPONSE ____ Speaking Exercise 2 ____ Speaking Exercise (Skills 1¿2) ____ 
SKILL 3 PLAN THE PAIRED-CHOICE RESPONSE ____ Speaking Exercise 3 ____ 
SKILL 4 MAKE THE PAIRED-CHOICE RESPONSE ____ Speaking Exercise 4 ____ Speaking Exercise (Skills 3¿4) ____ 
INTEGRATED TASKS (READING AND LISTENING) ____ 
SKILL 5 NOTE THE MAIN POINTS AS YOU READ ____ Speaking Exercise 5 ____ 
SKILL 6 NOTE THE MAIN POINTS AS YOU LISTEN ____ Speaking Exercise 6 ____ 
SKILL 7 PLAN BEFORE YOU SPEAK ____
Speaking Exercise 7 ____
Contents 
SKILL 8 
MAKE THE RESPONSE 
Speaking Exercise 8 Speaking Review Exercise (Skills 5¿8) History Syllabus 
SKILL 9 
NOTE THE MAIN POINTS AS YOU READ 
Speaking Exercise 9 
SKILL 10 
NOTE THE MAIN POINTS AS YOU LISTEN 
Speaking Exercise 10 
SKILL 11 
PLAN BEFORE YOU SPEAK Speaking Exercise 11 
SKILL 12 
MAKE THE RESPONSE Speaking Exercise 12 Speaking Review Exercise (Skills 9¿12) Equity Theory 
INTEGRATED TASKS (LISTENING) ____
SKILL 13 SKILL 14 SKILL 15 
SKILL 16 SKILL 17 SKILL 18 
NOTE THE MAIN POINTS AS YOU LISTEN Speaking Exercise 13 ____ 
PLAN BEFORE YOU SPEAK ____ Speaking Exercise 14 ____ 
MAKE THE RESPONSE ____ Speaking Exercise 15 ____ 
Speaking Review Exercise (Skills 13¿15) ____ Bored in Class ____ 
NOTE THE MAIN POINTS AS YOU LISTEN ____ Speaking Exercise 16 ____ 
PLAN BEFORE YOU SPEAK ____ Speaking Exercise 17 ____ 
MAKE THE RESPONSE ____ 
Speaking Exercise 18 ____ 
Speaking Review Exercise (Skills 16¿18) ____ 
SAD ____ 
SPEAKING POST-TEST ____ Admirable Person ____ Getting News ____ Cafeteria Problem ____ Social Environments ____ Class Schedule Problem ____ Life on Mars ____ 
Contents 
SECTION FOUR: WRITING ____ 
WRITING DIAGNOSTIC PRE-TEST ____ 
Human Memory ____ 
News Story ____ 
WRITING OVERVIEW ____ 
WRITING SKILLS ____ 
INTEGRATED TASK ____ 
SKILL 1 NOTE THE MAIN POINTS AS YOU READ ____
Writing Exercise 1 ____
SKILL 2 NOTE THE MAIN POINTS AS YOU LISTEN ____
Writing Exercise 2 ____
SKILL 3 PLAN BEFORE YOU WRITE ____
Writing Exercise 3 ____
SKILL 4 WRITE A TOPIC STATEMENT ____
Writing Exercise 4 ____
SKILL 5 WRITE SUPPORTING PARAGRAPHS ON READING PASSAGES ____ Writing Exercise 5 ____ 
SKILL 6 WRITE SUPPORTING PARAGRAPHS ON LISTENING PASSAGES ____ Writing Exercise 6 ____ 
SKILL 7 REVIEW SENTENCE STRUCTURE ____
Writing Exercise 7 ____
SKILL 8 REVIEW GRAMMAR ____ 
Writing Exercise 8 ____ 
Writing Review Exercise (Skills 1¿8) ____ 
Stonehenge ____ 
INDEPENDENT TASK ____ 
SKILL 9 PLAN BEFORE YOU WRITE ____
Writing Exercise 9 ____
SKILL 10 WRITE THE INTRODUCTION ____
Writing Exercise 10 ____
SKILL 11 WRITE SUPPORTING PARAGRAPHS ____
Writing Exercise 11 ____
SKILL 12 CONNECT THE SUPPORTING PARAGRAPHS ____
Writing Exercise 12 ____
SKILL 13 WRITE THE CONCLUSION ____
Writing Exercise 13 ____
SKILL 14 REVIEW SENTENCE STRUCTURE ____
Writing Exercise 14 ____
SKILL 15 REVIEW GRAMMAR ____ 
Writing Exercise 15 ____ 
Writing Review Exercise (Skills 9¿15) ____ 
Emotions ____ 
Contents vii 
WRITING POST-TEST ____
Unintended Consequences ____
Safe or Sorry ____ 
mINI-TESTS ____ 
mINI-TEST 1 ____ Reading Listening 
Speaking 
 Writing mINI-TEST 2 ____ Reading Listening 
Speaking 
 Writing mINI-TEST 3 ____ Reading Listening 
Speaking 
 Writing mINI-TEST 4 ____ Reading Listening 
Speaking 
Writing 
Migration ____ 
Science Lab ____ The Little House Books Leader of the Country 
History Films ____ Formation of Glaciers Garlic ____ 
Birth Order ____ 
Confused Assignment Cross-Dating ____ Getting Up Early ____ 
Leadership Roles ____
Meeting on Exam Schedule ____
Historical Event ____
Ketchup ____
Biology Class ____
Gem Cuts ____
Hometown ____
Library Rules ____
Split Infinitives ____
Scientific Management ____
Estuaries ____
Cumulative Exam ____
Mountains ____
Kinds of Exams ____
Nullification ____
Psychology Class ____
Working for Others ____
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mINI-TEST 5 
Reading 
Schizophrenia 
Listening 
Scholarship 
Atolls 
Speaking 
Good Friend 
Student Assistant Positions 
Zero-Sum Economies 
Writing 
Catch-22 
mINI-TEST 6 
Reading 
Exxon Valdez 
Listening 
Schedule Plan 
Animal Hearing 
Speaking 
Million Dollars 
Formation of the Solar System 
Rescheduled Speaker 
Writing 
Visitors to Your Country 
mINI-TEST 7 
Reading 
Plate Tectonics 
Listening 
Group Project 
The Trumpet 
Speaking 
Studying English 
Discussion Class 
NIMBY 
Writing 
Supernovas 
mINI-TEST 8 
Reading 
Limners 
Listening 
General Studies 
Carbon 
Speaking 
Big Party 
Somnambulism 
Questioning the Professor 
Writing 
Violence in Movies 
Contents ix 
COmPLETE TESTS
COmPLETE TEST 1 
Reading 1 Reading 2 Reading 3 
Prehistoric Astronomers Truman and the Railroads Mathematical Bases 
Listening 
Student Newspaper The Great Salt Lake 
Kleenex 
Exam Grade 
Hawaii 
Three-Mile Island 
Speaking 
Dream Job Group Paper Spring Show Great Ape Communication Dreaded Science Class 
Mercantilism 
Writing 
Venus Family Traditions 
COmPLETE TEST 2 
Reading 1 Reading 2 Reading 3 
Navigational Devices The Neanderthals The Silent Era 
Listening 
Grade Report Washington, D.C. The Letter C 
The Space Shuttle Caves 
The Compound Eye 
Speaking 
Favorite Movie Telling a Lie Business Internships Supersonic Speeds Project Done Bit by Bit Multiple Personality Disorder 
Writing 
Social Promotion Good Leader 
Contents 
APPENDIXES ____ APPENDIx A Cohesion ____ APPENDIx B Sentence Structure ____ APPENDIx C Error Correction (Grammar) ____ 
SCORES AND ChARTS ____ Overall Scores ____ Reading Diagnosis and Scoring ____ Listening Diagnosis and Scoring ____ Speaking Assessment and Scoring ____ Writing Assessment and Scoring ____ 
RECORDING SCRIPT ____ 
ANSWER KEy ____ 
Contents 
INTrOduCTION

Library of Congress Subject Headings for this publication:

English language -- Textbooks for foreign speakers.
Test of English as a foreign language -- Study guides.
English language -- Examinations -- Study guides.