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

OET Listening Sub-Test  The OET listening sub-test is divided into three sections: Part A (Consultation Extracts); Part B (Short Workplace Extracts), and Part C (Presentation). This article delves into the second one. Part B gauges your ability to listen to a conversation or discussion that’s common in a healthcare workplace setting (e.g., record handovers, team [...]

By | 2020-08-24T12:32:16+00:00 January 3rd, 2020|OET Exam Tips|0 Comments

OET Cebu Letter-Writing Tips: Using Correlative Conjunctions

Writing a profession-specific letter, typically a referral letter is a challenging task given during the OET Writing Sub-test. As a student enrolled in a review center for OET, it is beneficial to find the best letter-writing tips and strategies that can help boost your exam preparation and ace the writing test. For instance, successful OET [...]

By | 2019-06-07T08:58:10+00:00 June 7th, 2019|OET Exam Tips|0 Comments

Five Practical Tips for OET Listening Part C: Presentation Extracts

Presentation extracts task is the third and last part of the OET Listening Test. This listening task consists of two recordings of healthcare professionals, which could be solo presentations or interviews. There are 12 multiple-choice questions, and your task is to choose from three possible answers. This listening task lasts around 15 minutes and assesses [...]

By | 2019-05-09T07:34:13+00:00 May 9th, 2019|OET Exam Tips|0 Comments

Five Practical Tips for OET Listening Part B: Short Workplace Extracts

OET Listening Part B: Short Workplace Extracts For this listening task, you will listen to six audio clips (e.g., team briefings, handovers, or medical professional–patient dialogues) and you will answer one multiple-choice question for each audio clip. This listening task measures your ability to determine main ideas, arguments, and supporting details from the short workplace [...]

By | 2019-04-16T05:47:50+00:00 April 12th, 2019|OET Exam Tips|0 Comments

The Test Taker’s Guide to the OET Test Result & Assessment

The Occupational English Test has developed a new results scale and assessment criteria to evaluate test taker’s communication skills. Aside from enrolling in an OET Cebu review center, it is practical that you know the intricacies of the Occupational English Test, which includes these updated OET Results Scale and Assessment Criteria for each OET component. [...]

By | 2019-03-29T08:31:55+00:00 March 29th, 2019|OET General Information|0 Comments

OET Reading Hacks: Why On-Point Time Management is a Must

OET review center instructors always drill into their students the importance of time management in the reading sub-test. Read on to find out their reasons. Why Time Management Is Crucial in the OET Reading Sub-Test The OET reading sub-test technically has three parts: Part A, which is an expeditious reading task; Part B, which is [...]

By | 2019-02-15T07:41:51+00:00 February 15th, 2019|OET Exam Tips|Comments Off on OET Reading Hacks: Why On-Point Time Management is a Must

HEADS UP! These Grammar Errors Will Lower Your OET Grade

On-point grammar is crucial to OET success. It’s why excellent OET review center courses have sessions that focus on its development. Enhance yours to boost your chances of achieving your grade goals. Start by avoiding these grammar mistakes. • Breaking the Subject–Verb Agreement The subject–verb agreement is a fundamental grammar rule. Breaking it diminishes the [...]

By | 2019-01-17T02:51:44+00:00 January 17th, 2019|OET Exam Tips|0 Comments

OET Test-taking Strategies for the Speaking Sub-test

OET Speaking Sub-test As one of the challenging components of the Occupational English Test, the Speaking Sub-test consists of two role-play tasks and takes around 20 minutes to complete. The role-plays are based on a typical workplace situation. For each role-play, you will play a professional role (a nurse, a pharmacist, or a dentist) while [...]

By | 2018-12-28T02:27:25+00:00 December 20th, 2018|OET Exam Tips|0 Comments