Exámenes LanguageCert

LanguageCert A1 Preliminary Writing (A1)

Los exámenes LanguageCert IESOL A1 son la introducción perfecta al inglés cotidiano escrito.

LanguageCert International .Examen escrito (comprensión auditiva, lectura, escritura) 

 Exam Duration

PAPER BASED1 hours & 40 minutes
 
Listening20 minutes
 
 
Reading & Writing1 hours & 20 minutes uninterrupted
COMPUTER BASED1 hours & 40 minutes
 
Listening20 minutes
 
 
Reading & Writing1 hours & 20 minutes uninterrupted

Listening

Answer Type

Task

Part 1

7 questions

Three-option multiple choice for each utterance

Listen twice to match seven short statements to letters, words, graphics and symbols

Part 2

7 questions

Three-option multiple choice for each utterance

Listen twice to choose the best reply to seven short utterances

Part 3

6 questions

Three-option multiple choice question for each dialogue

Listen twice to six short conversations with two speakers to identify: topic, purpose, context, speakers, gist, relationship between speakers, functions, attitudes, feeling and opinions

Part 4

6 questions

A form with six headings and multiple-choice options to tick the correct information for each heading

Listen twice to a conversation with two speakers to identify specific information

Total: 26 questions

 

Reading

Answer Type

Task

Part 1

6 questions

One three-option multiple choice for each text to complete each one correctly

Six short texts with one gap per text

Part 2

5 questions

Gapped text followed by a choice of six options to complete the text correctly. One option is a distractor

Gapped text with five deletions and 1 distractor

Part 3

7 questions

Seven questions to indicate which text provides the answer to each question

Four short texts, eg notice, letter, appointment card, with a linked theme, but with a different purpose

Part 4

8 questions

Match each statement to the appropriate text

Table to complete with 8 items

Total: 26 questions

 

Writing

Answer Type

Task

Part 1

4 sentences (about 30 words)

Simple sentences to communicate ideas or basic information

Instructions to write on a given topic, eg about themselves, daily life, people, where they live, what they do

Part 2

20 – 30 words

Short simple text for an intended audience

Instructions to write a letter, card, postcard or message about two given functions