The tests will help familiarise students with the format and requirements of the Reading and Writing/Listening and Speaking papers. This book contains exam-format practice tests for Papers 4 and 5 of the Cambridge IGCSE in English as a Second Language. It includes four Extended-level listening practice tests and twenty oral (speaking) test tasks. The tests will help build confidence and develop exam techniques by familiarising students with the format of the Listening and Oral papers, and with the kinds of topics and exercises they will encounter. The material is also suitable for non-exam students at intermediate to upper-intermediate level, particularly those preparing for academic study.EXERCISE 6: WRITING Extended candidates write about 150a200 words (Core candidates 100a150 words) of continuous prose. ... A stimulus is provided, in the form of pictures or photos and/or short prompts. ... Total marks: Core 10, Extended 18 TOTAL MARKS FOR PAPER 1: 56 Weighting: 70% Grades available: CaG TOTAL MARKS FOR PAPER 2: 84 ... EXERCISE 4: NOTE- MAKING Candidates write brief notes from a written text, under a heading or headings provided.
|Title||:||Practice Tests for IGCSE English as a Second Language Book 2|
|Author||:||Marian Barry, Susan Daish|
|Publisher||:||Cambridge University Press - 2010-09-13|