The ‘Fill in the Blanks’ (Reading) question assesses reading skills and requires you to use contextual and grammatical cues to complete a reading text by identifying the single correct answer for each blank.
|Number of items||4-5|
|Prompt Length||Text up to 80 words|
|Scoring||Partial credit (for each correctly completed blank)|
|Communicative skills, enabling skills and other traits scored||Reading|
|Subskills tested||Reading: Identifying the topic, theme or main ideas; identifying words and phrases appropriate to the context; understanding academic vocabulary; understanding the difference between connotation and denotation; inferring the meaning of unfamiliar words; comprehending explicit and implicit information; comprehending concrete and abstract information; following a logical or chronological sequence of events.|
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