Speaking Test

Online with native teacher

Speaking Test - live online (private 1:1)

  • Live online speaking test with fully qualified & experienced native teacher.  
  • Take the test at any time, at your convenience
  • One teacher : one student (1:1)
  • Friendly, helpful teacher with informal testing style
  • Clearly-spoken teachers to help comprehension
  • Tests your fluency, accuracy, vocabulary range and pronunciation
  • Get immediate feedback after the test from your teacher
  • Teacher will also discuss your goals for raising your level of English
  • Official written report sent to you after the session confirming your strengths & weaknesses in each speaking category

Structure of test

The speaking test is divided into 3 parts:

  1. Basic introductory questions 
  2. Short role-play, reading text aloud  
  3. General discussion about everyday topics such as travel, family, hobbies & interests, job, study etc.

Areas tested

We test your competence in the following main areas: 

  • Fluency 
  • Accuracy 
  • Pronunciation 
  • Oral confidence 
  • General communicative ability

Duration of test

Three-Part test, including oral feedback & discussion = approximately 30 minutes

After the test

Approximately 45 minutes after the start time of the test, you will receive a full written report of your performance during the test.  You will be graded in the following categories: 

  • Accuracy: Use of grammar / sentence structure
  • Expression: Vocabulary: terminology, appropriate words, complexity, depth
  • Clarity: Pronunciation, intonation, stress
  • Confidence: Fluency: independence, hesitation, prompting requirement, initiative 

* You will also receive a grade confirming your overall speaking ability

Frequency of tests

  • Take the test at any time - at your convenience
  • Repeat the test as often as you want - each test is different
  • Take the test before and after a course as a measurement of progress.  

Key benefits of taking the Speaking Test

  • It's always useful to have a teacher's accurate assessment of your speaking level of English.  
  • Helps with motivation, measurement of progress and personal satisfaction
  • Ascertain your exact strengths & weaknesses so that you know what to focus on most
  • Your personal test report, together with your certificate of studies (if you take a full course of lessons), will provide your employer, school or university with proof of your level and progress made during your course.

When you buy the speaking test,you will get:

  • Private native English teacher for 45 minutes
  • Full oral test measuring all skills
  • Verbal feedback from teacher
  • Guidance on development of speaking skills
  • Written assessment of speaking ability

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How to start

  1. Register and pay by credit card or Paypal.
  2. Receive confirmation + access to our booking calendar. 
  3. Book the test with the teacher at your preferred time & day.
  4. Meet your teacher in Skype at the time you booked.  You will also receive software to see your teacher's computer screen. 

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COMING SOON:

Combine the Speaking test and Oxford test

Do you want to take the Speaking test and the Oxford test together?

If you would also like to check your English level by taking a written online test, visit our special packages page.  It's cheaper if you take the tests together.

The online Oxford test measures your level in the following areas:

  • Use of English (grammar & vocabulary range)
  • Listening comprehension 

The combination of these two tests gives a very accurate assessment of your overall level of English.

Oxford Level Test

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