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Highlight Incorrect words Tips

Highlight Incorrect words Tips

You will get an audio recording and its transcript. You will have to listen to the audio and read the transcript at the same time. You should then click on the words that differ from what the speaker in the recording says.Select highlight the incorrect word only when...

Select missing word Tips

Select missing word Tips

You should make a mental map of the way in which the speaker is pointing out the arguments and ideas. Doing this will help you fill out the missing word/phrase at the end of the talk.Read The Prompt CarefullyPractice active listeningPay attention to the audio,...

Highlight Correct Summary Tips

Highlight Correct Summary Tips

In this question, you will hear an audio and select the correct summary from a number of options given to you. The key skills tested in this are your Listening ability as well as your Reading ability. You should focus on understanding the theme of the audio. This has...

Fill in the blanks Tips

Fill in the blanks Tips

There are different types of Fill in the blanks questions that come in the PTE Academic Reading module. The first type is drag and drop. The second most important task. It contributes a lot of marks and has good weightage. Roughly around 2-5 questions of this type....

Reorder Paragraph Tips

Reorder Paragraph Tips

You will see paragraphs or sentences from a text arranged in the wrong order. You have to drag the paragraphs and drop them into correct positions. When you start attempting this question your first goal should be to identify the leading paragraph. You should look...

Essay Writing Tips

Essay Writing Tips

Quick Tips to Improve Score in Essay Writing: Take the time to plan your points.Be attentive to the instructions i.e. the word limit (200-300 words).Read the topic and know the type of essay.Ensure that you write in the academic English language.Do not use bullet...

Summarize Written Text Tips

Summarize Written Text Tips

The writing section comprises either of the following three combinations:2 Summaries & 1 Essay3 Summaries & 1 Essay2 Summaries & 2 EssaysThe time allotted for these three combinations is 40 minutes, 50 minutes, and 60 minutes respectively. The summary must...

Retell lecture Tips

Retell lecture Tips

Firstly, you can break PTE retell lecture down into three parts; listening, note-taking and retelling. Some tips for this exercise are:Take quality, legible notes - Use the erasable notepads. Some test-takers take notes hurriedly and their handwriting suffers. When...

Describe Image Tips

Describe Image Tips

In the PTE exam, you will encounter with the different types of PTE describe images such as:Bar GraphLine graphTableMapsPie chartFlowchart diagramVenn DiagramPicturesA description of any image or thing is only completed when it has three ingredients. First,...

Read Aloud Tips

Read Aloud Tips

In the Read Aloud Exercise, you will be analyzed for 2 parts: Reading and Speaking with 30 marks for Reading and 20 for speaking. Scoring is in 3 categories - Content, Oral Fluency, and Pronunciation  All these contribute 5 points each to the exercise thus adding up...

Pre Test Preparation

Pre Test Preparation

Hi Guys,If you are not introduced to the exam day environment and the test center, it is going to be difficult for you to face a stressful situation. It is very important that you follow the below instructions:Check-in process - Carry your photo id and all your...

Common mistakes made in the PTE exam

Common mistakes made in the PTE exam

In all the PTE tutorials that are created, people always talk about the methods and techniques to tackle different exercises. But, it’s equally important to also discuss the common mistakes everyone makes during the examination so that we get a broader idea of...

Summarize Written Text

Summarize Written Text

In this blog I am going to give you a few tips on the Summarize Written Text exercise in the writing module.   I will give us a brief overview of this exercise. Different from the regular scoring criteria, Summarize written texts focus on 5 categories namely -...

Answer Short Questions

Answer Short Questions

In this blog I am going to give you a few tips on the Answer Short Questions exercise in the speaking module. This exercise is the easiest one among the total 5 in the speaking module. Basically, you will be asked a question that could be answered in one or two words....

Describe Image

Describe Image

In this blog I am going to give you a few tips on the Describe Image exercise in the speaking module.  Basically, an image would be displayed on the screen and a preparation time of 25 seconds will be given to you. Within this prep time, you will have to frame...

Retell Lecture

Retell Lecture

we are going to discuss the fourth exercise in the speaking module - Retell lecture. Here you will be shown an ***image with an audio playing along, and an audio recorder below. As soon as the audio finish, you will have to summarize what you had heard in the lecture...

Repeat Sentence

Repeat Sentence

In this blog I am going to give you a few tips on the Repeat Sentence exercise in the speaking module.  First, I will give you a description of the exercise. You will get 3 seconds to prepare after which you will hear a single sentence (which might be comprised of 4-5...

Different PTE Courses at Englishfirm Parramatta

Different PTE Courses at Englishfirm Parramatta

Flexibility is one word that most student associate PTE courses at Englishfirm Parramatta. There are numerous courses that Englishfirm provides student to fit their needs. The different courses are listed below:One-on-One ClassesA person who is looking for individual...

Tips for first time PTE Takers

Tips for first time PTE Takers

Taking an exam is always a daunting task and many of us get nervous by just thinking about it. However, with Englishfirm PTE will seem as easy as a walk in the park. Here are few of the tips that you should follow before going into PTE exam.PTE is not IELTSFunny it...

PTE Unlimited Course- Scam or Not?

PTE Unlimited Course- Scam or Not?

Nowadays, most students are opting for unlimited PTE courses. However, the main question that arises here is that ‘Is Unlimited Courses Really Worth Your Money’ and answer is NO. Students are being conned by big institutes into believing that unlimited course will...

 

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