Highlight incorrect words Listening practice


The transcript of a recording appears on screen. While listening to the recording, identify the words in the transcript that differ from what is said.

Skills assessed

listening and reading

Prompt length

15-50 seconds

Task achievement
Generally addresses the task; the format may be inappropriate in places (Academic) recounts detail mechanically with no clear overview; there may be no data to support the description
(General Training) may present a purpose for the letter that is unclear at times; the tone may be variable and sometimes inappropriate
Presents, but inadequately covers, key features/ bullet points; there may be a tendency to focus on details View Here

Coherence and cohesion
Presents information with some organisation but there may be a lack of overall progression
Makes inadequate, inaccurate or over-use of cohesive devices
May be repetitive because of lack of referencing and substitution

Lexical resource
Uses a limited range of vocabulary, but this is minimally adequate for the task
May make noticeable errors in spelling and/or word formation that may cause some difficulty for the reader

Grammatical range and accuracy
Uses only a limited range of structures
Attempts complex sentences but these tend to be less accurate than simple sentences
May make frequent grammatical errors and punctuation may be faulty; errors can cause some difficulty for the reader