What is the TOEFL?

If you are looking to apply to a university or a certain area of employment, chances are that a requirement for eligibility is taking this test as a proof of English proficiency.

So, what exactly is the TOEFL?

TOEFL stands for “Test of English as a Foreign Language.” It is a standardized test that measures English communication skills. People need to take this test and achieve a certain score in order to:

  • Get accepted to a school;
  • Get a scholarship;
  • Get certain jobs.

Here is the official ETS website, through which you can apply to take the exam, view your scores, and read up on relevant official information.

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