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Ch 2: PTE Academic Speaking Tasks

About This Chapter

This chapter on the Speaking portion of the PTE Academic Test includes sections on managing mistakes while speaking, self-introduction questions, pacing yourself while speaking, and more. The lessons in this chapter are a valuable tool to use when preparing for the test.

PTE Academic Speaking Tasks - Chapter Summary

In these lessons on the Speaking portion of the PTE Academic Test, you'll get tips on what to do if you get nervous while speaking. You can also gain a clearer understanding of how to quickly answer a self-introduction question. By the end of the chapter, you should be positioned to:

  • Recall the types of questions found in the Speaking portion of the PTE Academic Test
  • Discuss strategies for answering self-introduction questions
  • Explain how Read Aloud and Repeat Sentence sections of the test are organized
  • Recount tips for succeeding in the Describe Image section
  • Detail how the Re-tell Lecture and Answer Short Questions sections are organized
  • Explain how to control your pace when speaking
  • List strategies for getting back on track if you make a mistake while speaking
  • Identify and correct mistakes in your speaking

These self-paced lessons can quickly improve how much you know about the Speaking portion of the PTE Academic Test. Expert instructors guide you through each lesson while providing an engaging learning experience. A brief quiz is available for each lesson to test your knowledge.

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