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About the PET (B1: Preliminary English Test) Paper 4 (Speaking)

Cambridge Preliminary English Test: Paper 4 (< Previous)

Time allowed: approximately 12-17 minutes per pair of candidates

Part Task type Test ability to
Part 1 Speaking
answer questions about yourself
Part 2 Speaking
Long Turn
talk on your own about a photograph for 1 minute
Part 3 Speaking
Discussion with partner
use language to make and respond to suggestions, discuss alternatives, make recommendations and reach agreement
Part 4 Speaking
General conversation
take part in a general conversation

About the Preliminary English Test

Visit the links below for further information about the PET examination.

An introduction to the Cambridge ESOL Preliminary English Test (PET).

Paper 1
A summary of Preliminary English Test Reading (Paper 1).

Paper 2
A summary of Preliminary English Test Writing (Paper 2).

">Paper 3
A summary of Preliminary English Test Listening (Paper 3).

Paper 4
A summary of Preliminary English Test Speaking (Paper 4).


Study Tip, Writing and Speaking Practice

You can download a copy of the Preliminary English Test information for candidates pack from the Cambridge English website. This will give you lots of information about each Part of the exam and contains some sample test material.