Dos and Don’ts in the OET Listening Sub-Test Part A

The OET listening sub-test has three parts: Part A – Consultation Extracts; Part B – Short Workplace Extracts; and Part C – Presentation. This article focuses on the first one. Part A tests your ability to determine specific information during a medical consultation. It involves listening to two audio recordings between a healthcare professional and [...]

By | 2018-12-06T02:34:53+00:00 December 6th, 2018|OET Exam Tips|0 Comments

Brilliant Note-Taking Tips for Occupational English Test Students

Are you preparing for the Occupational English Test (OET) with a review course? If so, supercharge your classes with on-point note-taking techniques. Consider the following tips. 1. Highlight key information. There are many ways to make important annotations stand out. You can: • Use a highlighter. • Encase them in a freeform or geometric shape. • Encircle or [...]

By | 2018-11-08T02:29:35+00:00 November 8th, 2018|OET Exam Tips|0 Comments

OET Writing Tips: How to Construct a Discharge Letter

Looking for a simple yet remarkable way to boost your letter-writing skills? Using a logical and consistent structure is a practical approach can help improve not only your writing but also your critical-thinking skills. For OET test takers, following a structure can also help them include all the relevant information in the letter. However, there [...]

By | 2018-09-10T08:30:25+00:00 September 10th, 2018|OET Exam Tips|0 Comments

6 Study Tips for OET Review Center Students

The best way to prepare for OET is by enrolling in an OET review center. You’ll learn all the test essentials, access quality training materials, answer up-to-date mock exams, and get one-on-one coaching sessions with exam experts. With an OET training course, you’ll definitely have more chances of reaching your grade goals—provided, of course, that [...]

By | 2018-08-29T06:54:16+00:00 August 29th, 2018|OET Exam Tips|0 Comments

Using Abbreviations in the OET Listening Sub-test

OET Listening Sub-test As one of the more demanding components of the Occupational English Test, the listening sub-test is designed to assess a wide range of listening skills such as identifying specific information, gist, opinion, detail or a speaker’s purpose. The OET listening section consists of three parts with 42 questions. It takes about 40 [...]

By | 2018-08-13T06:28:31+00:00 August 13th, 2018|OET Exam Tips|0 Comments

Test Taker’s Guide to Ace the OET Reading Section: Part B

OET Reading Section Part B: Multiple-Choice Questions One of the two sections of the Occupational English Test (OET) reading section is Part B: Multiple-Choice Questions. In this reading section, test takers must read two texts (600–800 words each) that are related to a general medical topic. For each reading passage, OET test takers will need [...]

By | 2018-10-23T03:24:37+00:00 July 23rd, 2018|OET Exam Tips|0 Comments