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Listening & Reading
TOEIC Listening & Reading is a timed, paper-based test. Each part consists of 100 multiple choice questions for a variety of question types.
In your test, you must complete the answer sheet provided as carefully as you can using a pencil.
- ~45 minutes
- You will progress through the question at the same pace as the recordings. You can only listen to each recording once
|Part||Task: Listening comprehension||Questions: 100|
|1||Photographs: You will see six photographs. For each photograph you will hear four statements, you must choose the best statement to match the photograph.||6|
|2||Question and response: You will hear a question and three possible responses, you must choose the most appropriate.||25|
|3||Conversations: You will hear 13 conversations between two people. You will have to answer three questions about each conversation.||39|
|4||Talks: You will hear ten talks by individual speakers. You will have to answer three questions about each talk.||30|
- 75 minutes
- Self-paced - you will need to keep track of the time yourself. You will not receive guidance from the examiners on how quickly you should answer each part.
|Part||Task: Reading Comprehension||Questions: 100|
|5||Incomplete Sentences: You will see a word or phrase missing from each of the 30 sentences. You will need to choose the appropriate word or phrase from the options.||30|
|6||Text Completion: You will see a longer text with a word, phrase, or sentence missing. You will have to choose from the options given which answer best fits the gap.||16|
|7 Single text||Reading Comprehension: You will read a variety of different single texts. Each text has a set of questions. You will need to choose the best answer for these questions from the options given.||29|
10 texts with 2-4 questions each
|7 Multiple texts||Reading Comprehension: You will read a variety of different double or triple sets of texts. Each set has five questions. You will need to choose the best answer for these questions from the options given.||25|
5 sets of double or triple texts with 5 questions each
Speaking & Writing
TOEIC Speaking & Writing are timed, computer-based tests which can be taken together or individually depending on your requirements for English testing. In your test, you are permitted to take notes on paper with a pencil, both of which are provided by invigilators. You may not bring anything into or out of the testing room.
The scoring for these tests is based on a set of criteria specific to each question type.
- About 20 minutes
- Each section is recorded
- Tasks increase in difficulty and complexity
- About one hour
- Tasks increase in difficulty
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Listening and Reading information Examinee's Handbook - PDF Sample Test
Speaking and Writing information Examinee's Handbook - PDF Sample Test