What is PTE Academic?
The Pearson Test of English (PTE Academic) is an English proficiency test that assesses your speaking, writing, listening and reading abilities. Many individuals must take it in order to to study abroad in an English speaking country like Australia, or when they wish to become a permanent resident of such a country. Our blog hopes to give you detailed information about how you can prepare for the PTE and feel comfortable that you know what you’re getting into!
Watch Jay from E2Language break down some FAQs about PTE:
One thing that many people appreciate about the PTE academic is that it is completely computer based, and therefore you can complete the entire thing in one sitting over the course of about 3 hours. All responses (including speaking) are assessed by computer, and for a lot of people this takes away the stress of having to speak with a human examiner.
The PTE Academic can be scheduled with only 24 hours notice and there are constantly tests taking place, making it easy to suit various busy lifestyles. It also provides results quickly – usually in under 5 days – which is ideal for students who need their results in a hurry.
E2Language PTE Course
We have a complete PTE preparation system that will lead you to success.
Step 1: Personal Study Plan
Here you meet one on one with an expert teacher who will identify exactly what you need to work on, when and how. Your Study Plan will get you started and keep you going right to the end.
Step 2: Skill Building Lessons
You may need to build your vocabulary, improve your grammar or refine your pronunciation. We have everything you need including 100s of video-based lessons and our app – E2Pronounce, which refines your pronunciation.
Step 3: Methods, Tips and Strategy Classes
Join our live online classes held by expert teachers who have taken the test themselves. Our teachers will show you HOW to answer each and every question.
Step 4: Practice!
Yes, you will have to practice… but once you build your skills and learn the methods your practice becomes a lot more enjoyable. It won’t be confusing anymore! We have heaps of practice questions for you to apply the methods to.
Step 5: Expert Feedback Tutorials
Here, you meet one on one with an expert teacher who will tell you exactly what you are doing right – and more importantly – what you are doing wrong. The teacher may direct you to do more practice, refine your understanding of the methods or the teacher may say “You’re ready to go!”. We have teachers all around the world and run classes, pretty much, 24/7.
Step 6: LIVE Mock Tests
You need to experience what it’s like to take the test under test conditions. Join our live mock tests held by expert teachers who will pressure you but guide you.
Step 7: Test Day
If you follow our program you will be more than ready for test day. You will be confident because confidence comes from good preparation and ability.
If you need information about:
- PTE Exam Dates & PTE Test Booking: How to register for the PTE
- PTE Materials: What you will need to bring to the test
- PTE Procedure: The general procedure when you arrive for your test
- PTE Accommodations: Information for test-takers with disabilities
- PTE Format: The general format of the the test
- PTE Score Guide: Information on scoring and how to access your scores online
- PTE Retake: What to do if you fail the PTE
- PTE Rescore options: How to apply for a test rescore
Please download this PDF document.
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