Session 4: The TOEIC Test Part 2

Summary: First you got into groups and got to enjoy the ten types of Happiness Fluency practice game made my a good friend of mine, Marc Helgessen. I think you could learn some new vocabulary and share your happy experiences. After that, we went over all of the TOEIC tricks and traps that can occur during Part 2 of the listening for wh-questions. Marc's activity also focused on those type of questions. Finally, you wrote your reflections about this class. 

Homework due on 10/25/2018: The TOEIC Test Part 3 & AnyRead

1. After studying the TOEIC tips unit 17 at the outer columns of the text, take the please do Mini-Test B, Unit 17, p. 93-94: Conversation section from numbers 1 to 12, by keeping the TOEIC Tips for part 3 in mind. Then write down your reflections in  your Listening and Reading Log for entry #7 in this format:

Plan: Which day, which practice task and how long?  Reflections: What did you do? How long for? What did you notice? How did you feel? New listening or reading goals?

TOEIC Tips for Part 3 (By Grant Trew)

  • Use your time to predict the context of the conversation before it happens. It can make listening more comfortable.
  • Think of other ways to say the answer choices.
  • Be careful if you hear the same words in the conversation and the answer choices, because the vocabulary might have different meanings.
  • Listen to who says what.
  • Answer quickly!
2.  Try AnyRead!