本文由本中心研究團隊整理出2016年4月初至2016年6月底期間由應考的老師和同學們提供的題目訊息,並加以交叉比對提高正確性。即將考試的同學可以加以利用進而了解考試趨勢和準備方向。

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本季真題裡面的「Task 2: 寫作獨立題型」有較重大的發現;與最新版TOEFL iBT官方指南提供Independent Task 的185個題目分析比對看來,支持反對 (Do you agree or disagree 題型) 大幅提升佔比約50-60%,已大幅超出官方指南分析出的33%。另外在官方指南中只出現過一次的三選一題型,在本季和上季的考試中都大幅提高了出現
的機率; 占比約25-27%。只使用TOEFL官方教材準備考的考生要多加留意這個現象。千萬不要忽略練習三選一的寫作題型。

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從整理整理的考題內容不難發現聽、說、讀、寫考題裡面「生物科學」和「社會科學」的主題還是佔大宗;超過60%的內容主題都離不開這兩個大項,其中又以「生物學」出現的頻率最高,在閱讀和利考試出現的頻率就超過20次。「生物類」、「動物學」和「生命科學」都是本季常見的主題。即將應考的同學可以選擇頻率較高的主題背景知識和單字做考前準備。

以下為菁英托福補習班,本季TOEFL真題整理:

2016-04-09

Reading
1.Butterfly Wing Patterns and Predator Defense
2.Easter Island’s Statues
3.Elephant Use of Infrasound

Listening
涵蓋主題內容為

歷史 生物學
物理 文學

Speaking:
T1.Talk about an Internet Web site that is popular in your country. Describe the Web site and discuss why you think it is popular. Use specific details in your response.

T2.Some people think students learn better through playing educational games in groups in the classroom. Others think playing games is not a good use of classroom time. Which view do you agree with? Explain why.

Writing
Do you agree or disagree with the following statement?

Getting advice from friends who are older than you is more valuable than getting advice from friends your same age.

Use specific reasons and examples to support your answer.

2016-04-23

Reading
1.The Dvaravati Civilization
2.Archeological evidence of plan and animal domestication

Listening
涵蓋主題內容為

地質學 生物學
生命科學 社會學

Speaking:
T1: What is the most important habit for parents to teach their children? Why is it important for children to learn this habit?
T2: Some people prefer to spend a lot of money on vacation so they can do something special and some spend very little on vacation. Which one do you think is better? Why and why not?

Writing
T2: Do you agree with the following saying? Playing sports teaches people important lessons of life. Give specific examples of why or why not.

2016-05-07

Reading
涵蓋主題內容
1 環境類
2 地質學
3 生物學

Listening
涵蓋主題內容為

生物學*2

環境類

文學類

Speaking
T1: Do you think it’s a good idea for universityto ask a student to leave school if he was caught cheating in exams? Explainyour response in details.

T2: Some college studentslike to join clubs and enjoy club activities, others like to spend their timestudying another courses or doing schoolwork. Which one do you think is betterand why?

Writing
T2: Which do you prefer with the same rate of pay, an interesting and challenging job with less vacation or a job with more vacation time but less fun?

2016-05-22
Reading
1. Debate about the earliest calendars
2. Insect Wings
3. Confections and Penny Candies in United States

Listening
涵蓋主題內容為
歷史 天文
生命科學 社會科學;藝術

Speaking
T1:Which of the following is the best way for tourists to know a country? Why?

1. An organized city tour
2. Visiting the museum
3. Walking around city streets

T2: Some people like their friends dropping by unplanned or by surprised. Some people prefer to be informed in advanced. Which do you prefer and why?

Writing
T2: Which of the following actions is the most important to the leader to take to ensure country’s prosperity and success? Why?

1. Creating jobs for unemployed workers
2. Improving agriculture and ensuring low food price
3. Creating access to affordable housing

2016-05-29
Reading:
1. Adaptations to Temperature
2. The First Flowers
3. Effects of Pesticide Use

Listening
涵蓋主題內容為
歷史 生物學
環境 文學

Speaking
T1: Imagine that a new law is passed that forbids the use of cellphones on the school grounds. What will be the effects of this change on students at the school?
Use details and examples to describe the effects of this change.

T2: Parents should give children money as rewards if they do well in school. Use details and examples explain your answer.

Writing
Do you agree or disagree with the following statement:

It’s better to take risks and explore new things when you are older rather than when you are younger.

Use specific details and reasons to support your answer.

2016-06-04
Reading:
1. Sauropod teeth and Nostrils
2. Causes of Industrialization in the United States
3. The United Sates Interstate Highway System

Listening
涵蓋主題內容為
歷史 生物學
環境 X

Speaking:
T1: Describe one or two ways your life may change five years from now. Please include specific reasons and details in your response.

T2: In a workplace,do you think the employer should constantly supervise the employees or is it better that the employer only checks on the employees occasionally? Please include specific reasons and details in your response.

Writing:
T2: Do you agree or disagree with the following statement?
The most important thing that governments can do to improve health care is to clean the environment. Use specific reasons and examples to support your answer.

2016-06-18
Reading
1. Hunter Gatherer Complexity
2. Day Length and Flowering Plants
3. Temperature Regulation in Turtle
4. Glacier’s: Formation Movement and Distribution

Listening
內容涵蓋
生物學*2 行銷類
藝術史 文學類

Speaking
T1:Your friends is going to drop out of school. Do you think this is a good idea?

T2: Your professor requires you to help with a school research. You also have to get back to hometown to attend you sister’s birthday party. What will you do?

Writing:
T2: Do you agree or disagree with following statement?
To be a successful person, one must be open to new ideas, and willing to change his or her mind.

2016-06-25
Reading
1. Artisans in Sixteenth-Century Europe
2. The Role of Diapause
3. The origin of Coral Reefs

Listening:
生物學*3
藝術史 天文學

Speaking:
T1: Some people may do some impolite behavior in public. Describe one of them and explain why you hate that.

T2: If there is someone who want to donate a land to your community, which would choose to build, land for crops and flowers or playground for children.

Writing:

The government can take a variety of actions to help protect the environment. Which one of the following do you think is the most important for the nation’s government to take to protect the environment?

1. Fund the research to develop environmentally friendly energy sources such as solar andwind energy.

2. Preserve the natural places like forests and protect the animals that live there.

3. Enforce laws to prevent the pollution of air and water by large companies.

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