15 Android Apps For IELTS, TOEFL & GRE Preparation

There are various exams and challenges that each of us face in life. At some point, for whatever reason, that challenge may just be the IELTS (International English Language Testing Service), the TOEFL (Test of English as a Foreign Language) or the GRE (Graduate Record Examination). These 3 exams serve their own functions and have their own particular syllabus and marking scheme.

Regardless of which one, facing any one of these tests would require some form of study. After all, anyone would want to try and get the best score they can. That is why we’ve gathered for you the Top 15 Android apps that can help you prepare for the IELTS, TOEFL or GRE tests.

IELTS

IELTS Skills – Free is an app that will help you prepare for the IELTS by covering all 4 sections: reading, listening, speaking and writing. The app provides sample exams, practice materials and interactive tasks. It contains materials from the best-selling IELTS books of Sam McCarter. You can also test yourself and see your score via an interactive ‘Can Do’ statement section.

IELTS Word Power is an app by British Council for test takers to enrich their vocabulary. This app assists you by helping build your vocabulary for the IELTS test, to locate your closest British Council test center and to learn more about IELTS.

IELTS Flashcard is the app which can help you learn stuff related to IELTS simply via your Android Device. It contains 2000 premade flash cards, slideshows, quizzes, a method to create your own flashcards and much more to make IELTS learning faster and more effective.

IELTS Essentials (IELTS Tips) is an app that would prove to be useful whilst studying for the IELTS. It has important words that you need to remember how to spell correctly, a way for you to calculate your scores, advice from IELTS test takers as well as top 10 tips for listening, reading, writing and speaking.

IELTS Essay contains 200 essays on different topics that will help you to improve your English vocabulary. It also helps you understand what kind and style of language you are supposed to use in the writing section of the exam.

TOEFL

TOEFL iBT Preparation is a helpful app for the TOEFL test. It covers vocabulary for all the areas of the TOEFL test with a clear and distinct explanation for each word. It contains words with audio playback, multiple choice questions, group choice tests, word choice tests and much more.

TOEFL Flashcards is an app which contains 1600 premade flashcards from 2 categories (vocabulary and reading skills) for your TOEFL preparation. You can also make your own flash cards, slideshows, take quizzes and much more to learn in an exciting way.

While preparing for a language test, it is really necessary that you should be able to identify incorrect words because it can get confusing. TOEFL Test Incorrect Words is an app which helps you to identify and rectify the incorrect words. This app contains 1670 questions of incorrect words to practice with.

TOEFL Pictionary is an app which functions as a dictionary of the most common TOEFL words with their picture definitions. The picture for each word will help you to visually memorize and remember these words. Along with the image, each word is explained in written text with examples as well.

TOEFL Essay is a really helpful app while preparing for your exam. It contains 60 TOEFL essays covering different important topics that will assist you in improving your English vocabulary. It also gives you an idea of the type and level of language that you should adopt while attempting the writing section of TOEFL.

GRE

The GRE Complete Prep app is designed on the basis of the new syllabus, so that you can study and test yourself easily on your mobile phone. The app includes important notes, large sets of practice questions along with their answers and flashcards to enhance and speed up your learning. The app covers verbal reasoning, math and analytical writing skills section in complete detail.

GRE Flashcards is an app which contains 1000 of the most important GRE words (in the form of flashcards) picked by an expert GRE tutor. Each flashcard contains the definition as well as an example sentence for each word. There are various decks of flashcards with different levels of difficulty. You can also track your progress as you study.

GRE Tests is a handy app to prepare and test your knowledge for 2 particular sections (verbal and quantitative reasoning) of the GRE. The app has a user friendly interface and it allows you to review your attempted tests from the test history function. It provides flashcard support as well.

Mnemonic is a technique in increasing one’s memory. The Mnemonic Dictionary is based on this technique of mnemonics and gives you access to hundreds of words with their meanings, synonyms, example sentences and memory aids.

The GRE Quantitative Formulae covers formulas from all the topics of the quantitative section of the GRE. This means that whenever you have the time you can have a look at them rather than bringing your notes with you.