The Highlight Correct Summary question integrates listening and reading skills, and requires you to understand, analyze and combine information from a recording, and then identify the most accurate summary of the recording.
|Number of items||2-3|
|Prompt Length||30-90 seconds|
|Communicative skills, enabling skills and other traits scored||Listening and reading|
|Subskills tested||Listening: Identifying the topic, theme or main ideas; identifying supporting points or examples; understanding academic vocabulary; inferring the meaning of unfamiliar words; comprehending explicit and implicit information; comprehending concrete and abstract information; classifying and categorizing information; following an oral sequencing of information; comprehending variations in tone, speed and accent.|
Reading: Identifying supporting points or examples; identifying the most accurate summary; understanding academic vocabulary; inferring the meaning of unfamiliar words; comprehending concrete and abstract information; classifying and categorizing information; following a logical or chronological sequence of events; evaluating the quality and usefulness of texts.
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