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5 Free Practice Tests (Online & PDF) | B1 Preliminary (PET)

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B1 Preliminary (PET) Practice Online: Reading (Tests)

Part 1 (3-option multiple choice )Test1+2    Test3    Test4    Test5

What’s in Part 1?
Part 1 consists of five short texts, for example, signs, messages, notes, emails. Each text s followed by a multiple-choice question. This part tests the ability to read real-world notices and other short texts for the main message.

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Part 2 (Matching)Test1+2   Test3    Test4    Test5

What’s in Part 2?
This consists of five short descriptions of people and eight short texts. The task is to match each person with the correct text. This part tests the ability to read multiple texts for specific information and detailed comprehension.

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Part 3 (4-option multiple choice)Test1+2     Test3    Test4    Test5

What’s in Part 3?
This consists of a text, taken from a newspaper, a magazine, a review, etc. The text was followed by five multiple-choice questions, each with four options. This part tests the ability to understand attitude, opinion and the purpose of the writer.

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Part 4 (Gapped text)Test1+2    Test3    Test4    Test5

What’s in Part 4?
This part of the reading test is a longer text that has five numbered spaces where sentences have been removed. Following the text, there are eight sentences. You have to choose the correct missing sentences to fill the gaps. This means that there are three extra sentences which you do not need to use.

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Part 5 (4-option multiple choice cloze)Test1+2    Test3    Test4    Test5

What’s in Part 5?
In Part 5 of the reading test, you have to read a short text with six numbered spaces. Then, you will be given four words to choose from, to find the correct word to fill the space. These words will be testing your vocabulary, mostly, rather than your grammar skills. Quite often they will be similar in meaning or they will look similar, so be careful when you choose your answer.

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Part 6 (Open cloze)Test1+2    Test3    Test4   Test5 

What’s in Part 6?
Part 6 of the reading test is similar to Part 5 in that you have a text with 6 missing words. However, in Part 6 you are not given a choice of 4 answers to choose from. You need to find the missing word by yourself; without any help.

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B1 Preliminary (PET) Practice Online: Listening (Tests)

Part 1 (3-option multiple choice)Test1+2    Test3    Test4

What’s in Part 1?
In Part 1, there are seven short listenings, each with a question and three pictures. You will listen to the text, then choose the picture which best answers the question that you have been asked. You will be listening for specific information in Part 1. You will hear all the listenings twice.

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Part 2 (3-option multiple choice)Test1+2    Test3    Test4

What’s in Part 2?
In Listening Part 2, there are six short dialogues, each with a context sentence, as well as a question or a sentence to complete and three options. You have to listen to the short conversation, then choose the option which best answers the question or completes the sentence. You hear each conversation twice.

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Part 3 (Gap fill)Test1+2    Test3    Test4

What’s in Part 3?
In Part 3 of the listening test, you are given a page of notes, or sentences, from which six pieces of information have been removed. As you listen to the speaker, you must fill in the numbered gaps with words from the text which complete the missing information. The text that you will be given in notes makes a summary of what the speaker has said. Most answers will be single words, numbers, or very short phrases. You will hear the speaker twice. In this task, you will be listening for specific pieces of information.

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Part 4 (3-option multiple choice)Test1+2    Test3    Test4

What’s in Part 4?
in Part 4 ot the listening, you will hear a longer text, which will be an interview. You will have to answer six multiple-choice questions as you listen to the interview and choose the correct answer from a choice of three options.

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