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1. Introduction to PTE Speaking Repeat Sentence Let’s first understand the basics of Repeat Sentence: Speaking Question Types Order: Read Aloud, Repeat Sentence, Describe Image, Retell Lecture, and Answer Short Question Number of questions: 10 to 12 questions Scoring: Repeat Sentence question type contributes to both PTE Speaking and PTE Listening sections Scoring Criteria: Content (3), Oral Fluency (5), Pronunciation (5) – 13 points per Repeat Sentence Negative marking: No User Interface Workflow: 3 seconds […]

1. Introduction to PTE Summarize the Written Text In PTE Summarize Written Text (SWT), you will have to read a passage and summarize it using one sentence (between 5 and 75 words). For this task, you will get 10 minutes, and the candidate’s performance will be judged on the quality of his or her writing skills. 2. Scoring Criteria Your score in PTE Summarize Written Text (SWT) highly depends upon 4 factors: Content, Form, Grammar, […]

Vocabulary for PTE Academic or IELTS Writing: Collocation Strategy It is noticeable that PTE Academic or IELTS test takers often face difficulties and feel apprehensive when it comes to word choices. One of the proven ways to build up your vocabulary and maximize your writing score is academic collocations. Collocations are pairs of words that occur frequently together, with a high degree of probability; moreover, they don’t have to be used next to one another, […]

  Preparation 1-2 hours Schedule  Additional Efforts Day 1 Finalize the Retell Lecture Template Do RL recordings – Min (5) Finalize the Describe Image Templates (Statistical, Map, Life/Process Cycle, and Picture) Do DI recordings – Min 4 per image type Revise the Read Aloud Do’s and Don’ts Grammar – Parts of Speech Exercises FIB Reading Practice – 25 Questions  (25/400) Reorder Paragraph – 10 Questions (10/200 Done)       Please find the whole schedule […]