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Cambridge English: KEY

Introduction to the KET exam

Cambridge English KEY Test: Paper 1 (< Previous > Next)


Time allowed: 1 hour 10 minutes

Part Task type Test ability to
Part 1 Matching Gist understanding of real-world notices. Reading for main message.
Part 2 Multiple Choice Reading and identifying appropriate vocabulary.
Part 3 Multiple Choice Functional language. Reading and identifying appropriate response.
Part 4 Right/Wrong/Doesn’t say OR multiple choice Reading for detailed understanding and main idea(s).
Part 5 Multiple Choice Cloze Reading and identifying appropriate structural word (auxiliary verbs, modal verbs, determiners, pronouns, prepositions, conjunctions etc).
Part 6 Word Completion Reading and identifying appropriate lexical item, and spelling.
Part 7 Open Cloze Reading and identifying appropriate word with focus on structure and/or lexis.
Part 8 Information Transfer Reading and writing down appropriate words or numbers with focus on content and accuracy.
Part 9 Guided Writing Writing a short note, email or postcard of 25–35 words.