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TOEIC Top Tips 5

Publicado el by ryan Publicado en Novedades, TOEIC Tips | Deja un comentario  

So you´re taking the TOEIC test, congratulations!

Love Speaking is here to give you some very helpful tips on how to successfully prepare yourself for the test every week. Read our top 3 tips for this week below.

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Tip #1: Use mass media

One of the best ways to prepare for the test is to familiarize yourself with real life English. Watch television, listen to radio reports, and read newspapers and magazines. Pay special attention to ads, letters, weather and traffic reports, coupons, and special announcements. It is a great way to learn common idiomatic expressions

 

Tip #2: Use free websites

There are many web sites that offer free practice tests and samples. Type TOEIC into any search engine and start practising! Surfing the web is a great way to practise your reading and listening too. If you are interested in a certain topic, such as snowboarding, type that into a search engine.

 

Tip #3: Keep an English journal

Keeping a journal doesn’t have to be an account of your daily activities. You can write anything in a journal, such as how your studying is coming along, what your new favourite word is and why, or lists of new vocabulary when reading a certain article that day.

TOEIC Top Tips 4

Publicado el by ryan Publicado en English TIPS, Novedades, TOEIC Tips | Deja un comentario  

So you´re taking the TOEIC test, congratulations!

Love Speaking is here to give you some very helpful tips on how to successfully prepare yourself for the test every week. Read our top 3 tips for this week below.

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Tip #1: Manage your time

When you are doing practice tests, you should always be aware of the time. Never allow yourself an open ended study session. You will have to learn to work efficiently within the timeframe of the actual exam.

On test day, you should be especially careful in the Reading section. You will have 75 minutes to complete Parts V, VI and VII. Many students spend too long on section V or VI because they find these the most difficult. Don’t spend more than 30 minutes on the first two parts. Part VII will take you at least 40 minutes, and it is worth a lot of points, especially if you find it an easier section.

Tip #2: Listen quickly

When you are studying for the TOEIC test, do not practice by rewinding the tape. On the day of your test you won’t have any control over the speed of the listening section. You will not even have time to think for very long between questions.

If you do not know the answer, take your best guess. Don’t look back at questions when you are waiting for another question to start or you can lose track of what you need to focus on for the next question.

Tip #3: Practice reading aloud

Reading out loud will help your listening and reading comprehension skills. In order to understand English more quickly, it is important that you understand the rhythm of the language. Read from textbooks, flyers, newspapers, and even children’s novels. You can also tape yourself and listen to how you sound.

Check back next Wednesday for some more useful TOEIC tips on Love Speaking!

Perfecting presentations

Publicado el by ryan Publicado en English TIPS, Novedades | Deja un comentario  

This week’s learning blog is about giving presentations for work or at school or university. Below you will find some helpful tips when giving a presentation and some useful phrases to include, and then you can test yourself with our quiz where you must fill in the gaps with the correct word of phrase. Haz click para conocer los mejores Cursos de Inglés Online

If you have any more useful tips to share with the Love Speaking blog readers, send us a tweet @LoveSpeaking or leave us a post on our Facebook page.

Useful phrases

  • Thank you for joining me here today.
  • Thank you for listening. Does anyone have any questions?
  • First, I’ll talk about…
  • Today, I’m going to talk about…
  • Here you can see that…
  • I’d like to end by summing up the main points.

Presentation tips

  • Speak slowly and calmly
  • Show colourful visual diagrams to complement what you say
  • Keep eye contact with the audience
  • Be enthusiastic about the topic
  • Have a clear conclusion where you recap the most important points
  • Spend time structuring the presentation beforehand



the “Perfecting Presentations” quiz

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EL MUNDO DE LA PUBLICIDAD EN INGLES

Publicado el by ryan Publicado en English Test, Novedades, Vocabulary Test | Deja un comentario  

The world of advertising

Nuestro nuevo post de hoy trata sobre el mundo de la publicidad y los slogans. ¡Pon a prueba tu inglés y tus conocimientos sobre  publicidad con nuestro test de vocabulario al final del blog!

Every day we see lots of different advertisments on the television, on the radio, and in newspapers. Below are some examples of famous companies and their slogans. How many do you recognise?

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Slogans

Kentuckey Fried Chicken - “Finger lickin’ good.”

L’Oreal - “Because I’m worth it.”

McDonalds - “I’m lovin’ it!”

Nike - “Just Do It.”

Coca-Cola - “It’s the real thing.”

Kelloggs Frosties - “They’re grrrreat!”

Gilette – ” The best a man can get.”

Clairol – “Does she or doesn’t she?”



“The world of advertising” quiz

How well do you know the meaning of these words relating to advertising?

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Test gratuito de ingles! | Love Speaking

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¡Pon a prueba tu nivel de ingles!

Con los tiempo que corren, aprender inglés se ha convertido en un “must” para la mayoría de los jóvenes.

La crisis económica en España, la internalización de las empresas y la influencia cada vez mayor del inglés en los medios que nos rodean, han convertido el aprendizaje de este idioma en una necesidad.

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Antes de decidir que tipo de curso quieres hacer, debes analizar varios aspectos:

  • Tu nivel actual; ¿Cuáles son tus debilidades y fortalezas en inglés?
  • Tus preferencias: ¿tiene poco tiempo? ¿Dónde quieres aprender?
  • Tu objetivo: ¿Quieres bucar trabajo en el extranjero? ¿ Preparar una entrevista o una reunión de trabajo?

En Love Speaking, te ofrecemos un test gratuito,para que uno de nuestros profesionales evulúe tu nivel de inglés oral, por teléfono.

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