PTE Academic Listening module video tips

 PTE Academic listening

PTE Academic listening video tips

PTE Academic Listening length in exam (approx 45-57 minutes)

Section 1: Summarize Spoken Text

PTE Academic listening .In this section, you listen to a short lecture. You are then asked to write a summary of that lecture (50-70 words) for a fellow student who was not present in the lecture. You do 2-3 of these items, depending on the combination of items in your test.

 

Section 2:Multiple-choice, choose multiple answers

 

In this section, you listen to a recording on an academic subject. You are then given a multiple choice question with five to seven answer options. You choose all the correct answer options. You do 2-3 of these items, depending on the combination of items in your test.

Section 2: Fill in the blanks

 

In this section, you listen to a recording while you read a transcription of that recording. The transcription has up to five blanks in it. As you listen, you type in the missing words you hear. You do 2-3 of these items, depending on the combination of items in your test.

 

Section 2: Highlight Correct Summary

 

In this section, you listen to a recording. You read three to five paragraphs and select the paragraph which is the best summary of the recording. You do 2-3 of these items, depending on the combination of items in your test.

Section 2: Multiple-choice, choose single answer

 

In this section, you listen to a recording on an academic subject. You are then given a multiple choice question with three to five answer options. You choose the correct answer option. You do 2-3 of these items, depending on the combination of items in your test.

Section 2: Select missing word

 

In this section, you listen to a recording. The final word or group of words has been replaced by a beep. You are given three to five answer options. You choose the correct answer option t complete the recording. You do 2-3 of these items, depending on the combination of items in your test.

Section 2: Highlight incorrect words

 

In this section, you listen to a recording while you read a transcription of that recording. The transcription contains up to seven deliberate errors. You click on the words in the transcription which do not match the recording. You do 2-3 of these items, depending on the combination of items in your test.

Section 2: Writing from Dictation

In this section, you hear a sentence. You are then asked to write the sentence exactly as you heard it. You do 3-4 of these items, depending on the combination of items in your test

PTE Academic listening video tips

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