Advanced Certificate<br />Summary of Exam Content<br />Freemusicby DanoSongs.com<br />
The Reading Test<br />Onehour<br />15 minslong<br />34 questions<br />Eachtextisabout<br />550-850 words long:  <br />abou...
Reading Test <br />Part<br /><ul><li>Three texts
Each text has two multiple choice questions
6 questions in total
2 markseach</li></li></ul><li>Reading Test<br />Part<br /><ul><li>A single gappedtext
Insertmissingparagraphs
6 questions
2 markseachquestion</li></li></ul><li>Reading Test<br />Part<br /><ul><li>Single text
Multiple-choice – 4 options
7 questions
2 markseachquestion</li></li></ul><li>Reading Test<br />Part<br /><ul><li>MultipleMatching
15 statements
Single textdividedintosections
1 markeachquestion</li></li></ul><li>TheWriting Test<br />Twoparts<br />Equalmarks<br />Onehour and <br />30 minutes long<...
Writing Test<br />Part<br />Onecompulsoryquestion<br />Transactionalcomposition<br />180-220 words<br />Language of evalua...
Writing Test<br />Part<br />Choose 1 of 4 questions<br />220-260 words<br />an information sheet<br />a letter<br />a prop...
a competition entry
a contribution to a longer piece
an essay</li></li></ul><li>Use of English Test<br />5 parts<br />Onehourlong<br />50 questions<br />
Use of English Test<br />Part<br />Multiplechoicecloze<br />Vocabulary – phrases, collocations, phrasalverbs, shades of me...
Use of English Test<br />Part<br />Open cloze<br />Vocabulary and grammar<br />15 questions<br />Onemarkeach<br />
Use of English Test<br />Part<br />Word Formation<br />Vocabulary<br />10 questions<br />Onemarkeach<br />
Use of English Test<br />Part<br />GappedSentences<br />Vocabulary<br />3 partstoeachquestion, complete withthesameword<br...
Use of English Test<br />Part<br />Sentencetransformations<br />Grammar and Vocabulary<br />8 questions<br />Up totwomarks...
TheListening Test<br />40 minutes long<br />30 questions<br />4 parts<br />
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  1. 1. Advanced Certificate<br />Summary of Exam Content<br />Freemusicby DanoSongs.com<br />
  2. 2. The Reading Test<br />Onehour<br />15 minslong<br />34 questions<br />Eachtextisabout<br />550-850 words long: <br />about 3,000 words<br />to read in total<br />4 parts<br />
  3. 3. Reading Test <br />Part<br /><ul><li>Three texts
  4. 4. Each text has two multiple choice questions
  5. 5. 6 questions in total
  6. 6. 2 markseach</li></li></ul><li>Reading Test<br />Part<br /><ul><li>A single gappedtext
  7. 7. Insertmissingparagraphs
  8. 8. 6 questions
  9. 9. 2 markseachquestion</li></li></ul><li>Reading Test<br />Part<br /><ul><li>Single text
  10. 10. Multiple-choice – 4 options
  11. 11. 7 questions
  12. 12. 2 markseachquestion</li></li></ul><li>Reading Test<br />Part<br /><ul><li>MultipleMatching
  13. 13. 15 statements
  14. 14. Single textdividedintosections
  15. 15. 1 markeachquestion</li></li></ul><li>TheWriting Test<br />Twoparts<br />Equalmarks<br />Onehour and <br />30 minutes long<br />
  16. 16. Writing Test<br />Part<br />Onecompulsoryquestion<br />Transactionalcomposition<br />180-220 words<br />Language of evaluating, expressing opinions, hypothesising, justifying, persuading<br />
  17. 17. Writing Test<br />Part<br />Choose 1 of 4 questions<br />220-260 words<br />an information sheet<br />a letter<br />a proposal<br />a report <br />a review<br /><ul><li>an article
  18. 18. a competition entry
  19. 19. a contribution to a longer piece
  20. 20. an essay</li></li></ul><li>Use of English Test<br />5 parts<br />Onehourlong<br />50 questions<br />
  21. 21. Use of English Test<br />Part<br />Multiplechoicecloze<br />Vocabulary – phrases, collocations, phrasalverbs, shades of meaning, linkers, etc.<br />12 questions<br />Onemarkeach<br />
  22. 22. Use of English Test<br />Part<br />Open cloze<br />Vocabulary and grammar<br />15 questions<br />Onemarkeach<br />
  23. 23. Use of English Test<br />Part<br />Word Formation<br />Vocabulary<br />10 questions<br />Onemarkeach<br />
  24. 24. Use of English Test<br />Part<br />GappedSentences<br />Vocabulary<br />3 partstoeachquestion, complete withthesameword<br />5 questions<br />Twomarkseach<br />
  25. 25. Use of English Test<br />Part<br />Sentencetransformations<br />Grammar and Vocabulary<br />8 questions<br />Up totwomarkseach<br />
  26. 26. TheListening Test<br />40 minutes long<br />30 questions<br />4 parts<br />
  27. 27. TheListening Test<br />Part<br />Multiplechoice<br />3 listeningtexts<br />6 questions<br />Onemarkeach<br />
  28. 28. TheListening Test<br />Part<br />Sentencecompletion<br />A monologue<br />Specificinformation and statedopinion<br />8 questions<br />Onemarkeach<br />
  29. 29. TheListening Test<br />Part<br />MultipleChoice<br />Twoor more people<br />Attitude and opinion<br />6 questions<br />Onemarkeach<br />
  30. 30. TheListening Test<br />Part<br />Multiplematching<br />5 monologues<br />Twotasksforeach monologue<br />Choosefrom 8 options<br />Gist, attitude, context and mainpoints<br />10 questions<br />Onemarkeach<br />
  31. 31. TheSpeaking Test<br />4 parts<br />15 minutes long<br />Twoorthree<br />candidates<br />Twoexaminers<br />Onlyonespeaks<br />
  32. 32. TheSpeaking Test<br />Part<br />Conversationbetween Interlocutor and eachcandidate<br />General social interaction (personal information)<br />3 minutes<br />
  33. 33. TheSpeaking Test<br />Part<br />Long Turn<br />Twotofivepictures<br />Compare, describe, giveopinion, speculate<br />One minute + 30 second response frompartner<br />
  34. 34. TheSpeaking Test<br />Part<br />Collaborativetask<br />Somepictures<br />Exchange ideas, express/justify opinions, agree/disagree, suggest, speculate, evaluate, negotiate decision, etc.<br />4 minutes<br />
  35. 35. TheSpeaking Test<br />Part<br />Furtherdiscussionbasedonthepictures in Part 3<br />Express, justifyopinions, agree/disagree<br />4 minutes<br />
  36. 36. That’s all for now!<br />Foryour time<br />

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