Aspects Should You Keep In Mind When Doing Reading
Comprehensions In The TOEIC Test?
The TOEIC Test is a highly challenging test and
hence you should be well prepared for in advance.
The main factor is that it is time bound so you need
to develop quick understanding while reading and
also you need to develop speedy reading. This will
not only help in grasping the right option but also
ensure that you have answered correctly which will
make you confident about your answer. Apart from
this you need to also keep in mind some more aspects
that will help you score high in the Reading Tests
in general and the Reading Comprehensions Test in
Factors to Keep In Mind When Doing the Reading
The test entails identifying the right answer from
the options given so a deep- rooted understanding of
the Text provided is necessary. And to gain this
understanding you need to ask yourself a few
questions. Try to ask all the WH- questions and find
answers for them. This will help you to grasp the
context of the passage. You can skim through the
passage to answer these questions.
Then try picking the options and if you find that
you are unable to find an answer so one, then go
back to the text to scan it in detail. And even then
if you are not able to find the right answer, make a
guess. In all probability you would be able to
choose the right option as you already have a fair
idea on the topic of the passage.
Another factor that you must keep in mind is that
time is running out and hence you need to be quite
quick. So one way to beat time is to first run
through the questions and options and as you start
reading the passage you will get your answers
immediately. This way you can save up on time in
reading the text each time you want to answer a
Pay Attention to Questions That Are Tricky.
For example at times you might be asked “Which of
the following are NOT true of the above passage”.
You should not get confused and opt for the opposite
one to one is asked. Remember to give some more time
to such questions.
You can be confused with tricky questions that
involve too many numbers, dates and information. So
try to analyze each date, number and information so
that you know what exactly what each one represents.