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: The Test of English for International Communication (TOEIC), taken by over 5 million people each year, is designed to test the ability to understand English as it is used in international business and other professional situations. This new book will give users a streamlined approach to learning what is needed to prepare for and ultimately succeed on this exam. With the LearningExpress's TOEIC Test Prep, users will find: An overview of the TOEIC exam, including where and when one can take the test A review of TOEIC-tested listening, reading, writing, and speaking skills Five full-length practice exams based on the official TOEIC exam Access to the exclusive LearningExpress Test Preparation System with proven score-raising strategies Word lists and practice exercises to help build a strong vocabulary Access to downloadable audio files to practice for the listening comprehension sections of all model exams A FREE additional practice exam online with detailed answers and diagnostic testing More than 9,000 organizations in more than 90 countries use the TOEIC test to prepare students for the global job market, recruit high-achieving students, measure English-language proficiency levels accurately, demonstrate students' progress and document program and curricula effectiveness. Many promotions, transfers, and other job opportunities depend on one's ability to listen, read, speak, and write in English. Globalization and technology require you to have all 4 skills for in-person, telephone and e-mail communication. Employees must be able to communicate across borders and cultures with coworkers and clients. Listening skills are important for face-to-face communication, meetings, videoconferencing, teleconferencing, podcasts and telephone conversations. Reading skills are necessary for e-mail, written reports, newsletters, memos, letters and other forms of business correspondence. There is high demand from leading global corporations for employees to speak and write in English. Speaking and writing in English with common, everyday expressions and vocabulary will enable you to interact successfully. With LearningExpress's TOEIC Test Prep, readers will find information about the format of the test, specialized strategies on how to approach the test and rid oneself of nervousness, and several practice exams that will challenge the reader to think critically and reasonably. With detailed answer information for each question on the different practice exams, the reader will begin to correct their own errors, master the content on the exam and ensure maximum success.