PTE Academic Test, Pearson Test of English Academic Abu Dhabi, BMC

PTE Test

PTE - Pearson Test of English Academic

The Pearson Test of English (PTE) Academic is an English language proficiency test for non-native English speakers who want to study abroad. It’s a single session computer-based test that lasts for 3 hours. For the speaking part of the exam, your voice is recorded on a computer and sent for evaluation. This test is highly popular in several countries and the main advantage for students is that the results are available very quickly, in about 5 days. Do contact BMC for guidance to successfully get through this exam.

PTE – An Overview

PTE is offering test in two different domains:

  • PTE Academic (For Immigration & Study Abroad)
  • PTE General (For Admission in Universities & Non-visa purpose)

PTE test

PTE Academic Training

PTE Academic is a computer-based academic English language test aimed at non-native English speakers wanting to study abroad. In our PTE program, we focus on all four modules of English language.

Some of the main features of our training sessions are:

  • Learn from Native speakers
  • Free resources for PET Preparation
  • Links to authentic websites
  • Topic specific vocabulary for writing and speaking
  • A Free Mock Exam
  • Customized training based on your requirements

Course Modules

Exam Structure

Speaking & Writing(77 – 93 minutes)

  • Personal Introduction
  • Read aloud
  • Repeat sentence
  • Describe image
  • Re-tell lecture
  • Answer short question
  • Summarize written text
  • Essay (20mins)

Listening (45 – 57 minutes)

  • Summarize spoken text
  • Multiple choice questions
  • Fill the blanks
  • Highlight the correct summary
  • Multiple choice questions
  • Select missing word
  • Highlight incorrect words
  • Write from dictation

Reading(32 – 41 minutes)

  • Fill in the blanks
  • Multiple choice questions
  • MCQs

Training Steps

Listening - Module Training Steps:

  • Orientation
  • Do’s & Don’ts of Listening
  • Location Exercise
  • General Tips
  • Exercises on Past Exams
  • Common Words (Words which are often repeated in Listening)
  • Contractions drillings
  • Commonly Misspelled Words
Listening - Module Training Steps

Reading - Module Training Steps:

  • Orientation
  • Identifying the task type
  • Required skills and Strategies
  • Discussions on Past Exams
  • Practice on Past Exams along with a feedback session
  • Pre-teach Vocabularies for Intermediate levels
  • Review (Mock-Up Test)
Reading - Module Training Steps

Speaking - Module Training Steps

  • Orientation
  • Do’s & Don’ts
  • Gap Fillers
  • Focus on Task Requirement
  • Topic Specific Vocabulary
  • Model Answer (For Two way Discussion)
  • Group Discussion
  • Past Questions (Frequently Coming in exams)
  • Tongue Twister / Song Preparation
  • Practice on Past Questions
  • Review & Mock-Up Test
Speaking - Module Training Steps

Letter/Report Writing

Letter/Report Writing

  • Orientation
  • Identifying the task type(formal/informal/semi-formal)
  • Composition
  • Model Samples (Discussions)
  • Proof Read (Discussions)
  • Important Expressions (Resource / Handout)
  • Sentence Connector
  • Review & Mock-Up Test

Language Assessment

  • Orientation
  • Topic Specific Vocabulary
  • Passives (Handouts / Resources)
  • Spelling Rule (If required)
  • Sentence Connector (Handout Resource)
  • Link to a free Grammar website
  • Link to review Model Essays
  • Review of Task criterions / Mock–Up test
Language Assessment