General Test Information
This test measures your ability to use English in an academic context. There are 4 sections.
In the Reading section, you will read several passages and answer questions about them.
In the Listening section, you will hear several conversations and lectures and answer questions about them.
In the Speaking section, you will answer 6 questions. Some of the questions ask you to speak about your own experience. Other questions ask you to speak about lectures and reading passages.
In the Writing section you will answer 2 questions. The first question ask you to write about the relationship between a lecture you will hear and a passage you will read. The second question asks you to write an essay about a topic of general interest based on your experience.
During this practice test, you may click the Pause icon at any time. This will stop the test until you decide to continue. You may continue the test in a few minutes, or at any time during the period that your practice is activated.
There will be directions for each section which explain how to answer the questions in that section.
You should work quickly and carefully on the Reading and Listening questions. Some questions are more difficult than others, but try to answer everyone to the best of your ability. If you are not sure to the answer to a question, make the best guess that you can. The questions that you answer by speaking and by writing are each separately timed. Try to answer every one of these questions as completely as possible in the time allowed.
Click on Continue to go on.