The TOEFL iBT
® test Writing section aims to measure your ability to write in English in an academic setting, using the appropriate language. You are expected to be able to present your ideas in a clear, logical, and well-organized manner.
There are 2 writing tasks.
- Integrated writing task (20 minutes) — read a short passage and listen to a short lecture, then write in response to what you read and listened to.
- Independent writing task (30 minutes) — write an essay based on personal opinion or experience in response to a writing prompt.
You'll have 50 minutes to complete the Writing section.