Five Practical Tips for OET Listening Part A: Consultation Extracts

OET Listening Part A: Consultation Extracts For this listening task, you will listen to two audio recordings about a consultation between a medical professional and a patient. Your task is to complete the medical professional’s notes using the information from the audio clips. This listening test assesses your ability to determine specific information while listening [...]

By | 2019-04-05T06:42:54+00:00 April 5th, 2019|OET Exam Tips|0 Comments

Beyond OET: How to Make the Most of Consultations

Consultation role-plays are among the most common scenarios in the OET speaking sub-test. Why? Because it’s part and parcel of just about every medical practitioner’s life. Whether you’re a physician or a veterinarian, facilitating appointments and interacting with patients and/or their guardian will always be a part of your work tasks. So, make sure you [...]

By | 2019-03-08T05:24:19+00:00 March 8th, 2019|OET Exam Tips|0 Comments

Dos and Don’ts in the OET Reading Sub-Test Part B

The OET reading sub-test is divided into three parts: Part A – expeditious reading; Part B – careful reading; and Part C – (also) expeditious reading. This article focuses on Part B. Part B measures your ability to determine the gist, main point, and supporting details from short texts. The passages have 100–150 words each. [...]

By | 2019-02-07T02:48:06+00:00 February 7th, 2019|OET Exam Tips|0 Comments

5 Commonly Confused Medical Terms You Need to Get Right (Part 2)

Getting ready for OET? Don’t forget to build up and refine your healthcare vocabulary during your OET review online period. Why It’s Crucial That You Get Every Medical Term Right Medical terms and expressions are often confusing. There are words that sound alike and words that seem interchangeable. Most people can get away with misusing, [...]

By | 2018-09-25T06:17:48+00:00 September 25th, 2018|OET Exam Tips|0 Comments

3 Simple Tricks to Ace the OET Speaking Sub-test

About the OET Speaking Sub-test As one of the components of the Occupational English Test, the speaking sub-test consists of two role plays and takes around 20 minutes. In each role play, a test taker plays a professional role while the interlocutor plays as a patient, client, or a patient’s relative or carer. The role [...]

By | 2018-09-18T06:24:36+00:00 September 18th, 2018|OET Exam Tips|0 Comments