Oral Fluency and Pronunciation Scoring Criteria

Pearson defines Oral Fluency as the smooth, effortless and natural-paced delivery of speech. On the other hand, Pronunciation is the production of speech sounds in a way that is easily understandable to most regular speakers of the language. Regional or national varieties of English pronunciation are considered correct to the degree that they are easily understandable to most regular speakers …

How to Do Multiple Choice in PTE Academic

There are four tasks in the Pearson Test of English Academic which are performed by choosing one or more answers from multiple choices. For these tasks, there are four to five options which may be words, phrases, or sentences. These tasks are the following: Section Task Type Task Description Feature Strategies Reading Multiple-choice, choose single answer After reading a test, …

After Speaking, Should I Click Next or Wait?

The Speaking section of the Pearson Test of English Academic has five tasks: Task Task Description Length of Time to Respond 1 Read aloud A text appears on screen. Read the text aloud Will depend on how long is the text 2 Repeat sentence After listening to a recording of a sentence, repeat the sentence 15 seconds 3 Describe image …

How long does it take to get your PTE results?

Within five business days, your Pearson Test of English Academic Score Report will be made available. An email will be sent to notify you that it can be  viewed in your online Pearson Vue account. Log into Pearsonvue. The email itself contains steps on how to access the Score Report. These steps are also detailed in the PTE Academic Test …

PTE Academic VS Cambridge English Test: Advanced

Cambridge English: Advanced (CAE) is one of the English qualifications test developed by the Cambridge Assessment – English department of the University of Cambridge, a premier university in the United Kingdom. This test is conducted every month at 2,800 test centers worldwide. It is accepted by over 6,000 professional organizations, government bodies and educational institutions. So how does CAE compare …