International English Language Testing System:
The Philippines, officially the republic of Philippines is located in Southeast Asia. It is an island nation consisting of about 7,641 island divided into three main regions- Luzon, Visayas, and Mindanao. The capital city of the Philippines is, Manila. English and Filipino are the two official languages of the Philippines.The currency of the Philippines is Peso (PHP). As on October 1, 2016, PHP 1 = Rs.1.38. The low exchange rate also ensures that the students who study in the Philippines don’t have to shell out a great amount of money.The Philippines is a democracy with a presidential system. The approximate area of the Philippines is 3, 00,000 square kilometers and it has a population of 100 millions. The Philippines has a tropical maritime climate which is similar to the weather of Mumbai. It has three main seasons
You will listen to four recordings of native English speakers and then write your answers to a series of questions.
Recording 1 – a conversation between two people set in an everyday social context.
Recording 2 - a monologue set in an everyday social context, e.g. a speech about local facilities.
Recording 3 – a conversation between up to four people set in an educational or training context, e.g. a university tutor and a student discussing an assignment.
Recording 4 - a monologue on an academic subject, e.g. a university lecture.
Assessors will be looking for evidence of your ability to understand the main ideas and detailed factual information, the opinions and attitudes of speakers, the purpose of an utterance and evidence of your ability to follow the development of ideas.