Timing of the test

HOP 40 minutes


3 Parts (15 questions) (30 Marks)

Part 1

5 questions with picture prompts, based on short extracts heard twice

Part 2

5 questions – candidates listen and complete the gaps from a list of vocabulary items provided. The piece is heard twice.

Part 3

5 questions – candidates listen to a dialogue and answer multiple choice questions. The piece is heard twice.

Reading and Writing

5 Parts (70 Marks)

Part 4

5 questions – candidates match the correct picture with the word.

Part 5

5 questions – candidates choose whether each sentence is Ture or False.

Part 6

5 questions – candidates complete the gaps in sentences using picture prompts and jumbled words

Part 7

5 questions – candidates rearrange the words to write complete sentences based on picture prompts.

Part 8

5 questions – a reading passage with multiple choice comprehension questions.