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TOEIC Listening & Reading
Worldwide standard for assessing English skills in the workplace. 
- Listening skills are important for face-to-face communication, meetings, videoconferencing, podcasts and telephone conversations between 
colleagues and with customers;
- Reading skills are necessary for email, reports, newsletters and other forms of everyday workplace correspondences.

The TOEIC Listening and Reading test is a paper-and-pencil, multiple-choice assessment. There are two timed sections of 100 questions each.
Section I: Listening Comprehension
Section II: Reading Comprehension
Test takers listen to a variety of questions and short conversations recorded in English, then answer questions based on what they have heard.
There are four parts:
Part 1: Photographs
Part 2: Question-Response
Part 3: Conversations
Part 4: Short Talks Test takers read a variety of materials and then answer questions based on what they read. There are three parts:
Part 5: Incomplete sentences
Part 6: Text Completion
Part 7: Reading Comprehension
Test Length - The test takes approximately 2½ hours, with:
- 45 minutes for Section I
- 75 minutes for Section II

Learn more:
TOEIC tests: http://www.etsglobal.org/Pl/Eng/Tests-Preparation/The-TOEIC-Tests
Sample test: http://www.etsglobal.org/Pl/Eng/Tests-Preparation/The-TOEIC-Tests/Sample-Tests/TOEIC-Listening-and-Reading-Sample-test
Scores overview: http://www.etsglobal.org/Pl/Eng/Tests-Preparation/The-TOEIC-Tests/The-TOEIC-Listening-and-Reading-Test/Scores-OverviewTOEIC Speaking & Writing

TOEIC Speaking & Writing

The Global Standard for Assessing English Proficiency in the Workplace
In today's global workplace:
-Speaking skills are important for effective presentations, face-to-face communication, meetings, videoconferencing, teleconferencing and telephone conversations between colleagues and with customers.
-Writing skills are necessary for clear, persuasive email and other types of business correspondence.

Test Content - The test is designed to provide information about language ability of speakers across a range of English proficiency. There are 11 tasks in total:

Questions
Tasks Evaluation Criteria                
1-2 Read a text aloud Pronunciation
Intonation and stress
3 Describe a picture
All of the above, plus
Grammar
Vocabulary
Cohesion
4-6 Respond to questions All of the above, plus
Relevance of content
Completeness of content
7-9 Respond to questions using information provided All of the above
10 Propose a solution All of the above
11 Express an opinion All of the above

Writing Test Format
The test is designed to provide useful information about test takers across a broad range of English proficiency levels. There are 8 tasks in total:

Questions   
Task Evaluation Criteria
1-5 Write a sentence based on a picture Grammar
Relevance of the sentences to the pictures
6-7 Respond to a written request Quality and variety of your sentences
Vocabulary
Organisation
8 Write an opinion           essay Whether your opinion is supported with reasons and/or examples
Grammar
Vocabulary
Organisation

Test Length - The test takes approximately 1½ hours, with:
- 20 minutes for the Speaking test
- 60 minutes for the Writing test
Learn more
TOEIC tests: http://www.etsglobal.org/Pl/Eng/Tests-Preparation/The-TOEIC-Tests
Sample test: http://www.etsglobal.org/Pl/Eng/Tests-Preparation/The-TOEIC-Tests/Sample-Tests/The-TOEIC-Speaking-and-Writing-sample-test
Scores overview: http://www.etsglobal.org/Pl/Eng/Tests-Preparation/The-TOEIC-Tests/TOEIC-Speaking-and-Writing-Tests/Scores-Overview

TOEIC Bridge

The TOEIC Bridge test offers a common standard for academic institutions and training programs within corporations to measure the English-language skills of beginner to intermediate learners. The test content reflects real-world tasks and provides a reliable, valid, and consistent measurement of English language skills.
Test Content - The TOEIC Bridge test is a paper-and-pencil assessment that measures an individual's ability to listen to and read everyday English.
There are two timed se
ctions of 50 multiple-choice questions each.

Section I: Listening Comprehension
Section II: Reading Comprehension
Test takers will listen to recorded statements, questions, short conversations and short talks in English and answer questions based on what they have heard.
There are three parts:
Part 1: Photographs
Part 2: Question-Response
Part 3: Short Conversations and Short Talks
Test takers will read single sentences as well as texts and then answer questions based on what they read. There are two parts:
Part 4: Incomplete sentences
Part 5: Reading Comprehension

Test Length
The test takes approximately 1½ hours, with:
- 25minutes for Section I
- 35 minutes for Section II
Learn more
TOEIC tests: http://www.etsglobal.org/Pl/Eng/Tests-Preparation/The-TOEIC-Tests
Sample test: http://www.etsglobal.org/Pl/Eng/Tests-Preparation/The-TOEIC-Tests/Sample-Tests/The-TOEIC-Bridge-Sample-test

TFI - The French-language proficiency test

The TFI test evaluates the ability of each test taker: To attend face-to-face communication, meetings, videoconferencing, podcasts and telephone conversations between colleagues and with customers; To handle emails, reports, newsletters and other forms of everyday workplace correspondences.

The test content reflects real-world tasks and provides you with the information that enables you to fairly and easily:
- Recruit, place and promote the most qualified employees and candidates; Identify job-training requirements; Assign employees to positions overseas.
It is a global standard used by:
Language schools; Immigration agencies; Institutions as a Pass Criterion for a Diploma.
Test content - The TFI test is a paper-and-pencil, multiple-choice assessment. There are two timed sections of 90 items per section of the test.

Section I: Listening Comprehension Section I: Listening Comprehension
Test takers listen to a variety of questions and short conversations recorded in English, then answer questions based on what they have heard. There are three parts:
Part 1: Question-Response:
Part 2: Dialogues:
Part 3: Conversations
Test takers read a variety of materials and then answer questions based on what they read. There are three parts:
Part 4: Error Identification
Part 5: Incomplete Sentences
Part 6: Reading Comprehension

Test Length - The test takes approximately 2½ hours, with:
42 minutes for Section I
68 minutes for Section II
Learn more
TFI test: http://www.etsglobal.org/Pl/Eng/Tests-Preparation/The-TFI-Test
Sample test: http://www.etsglobal.org/Pl/Eng/Tests-Preparation/The-TFI-Test/Sample-test
Scores Overview: http://www.etsglobal.org/Pl/Eng/Tests-Preparation/The-TFI-Test/Scores-Overview
Preparation material: http://www.etsglobal.org/Pl/Eng/Tests-Preparation/The-TFI-Test/Preparation-material

WiDaF - business German certificate

WiDaF (Deutsch als Fremdsprache in der Wirtschaft) which was developed in 1996 by German-French Chamber of Commerce, measures and certifies proficiency in business German.
The WiDaF test is used by companies to measure the efficiency of training and for the purposes of certification and recruitment.
Test content - The WiDaF consists of 150 multiple-choice questions. It is divided into 2 parts and lasts approximately 3 hours. The scores are presented on a scale ranging from 0 to 990 points and are divided into 3 different, separate scales (0-330 points) for each skill: Vocabulary, Reading and Listening.
Part I (105 minutes)
- Vocabulary related to topics: administration, manufacturing, finances and budgeting, insurance, trade, advertising, market research, fair trades, etc. Expressions: used in business correspondence, information materials, reports, protocols, instructions, etc.
- Grammar: conjugation, tenses, passive, declinations, prepositions, conjunctions, pronouns, etc.
- Reading: business related texts, letters, product descriptions, advertisements, newspaper articles, etc.
Part II (45 minutes)

- Listening: basic information, dialogues, job interviews, telephone conversations, workplace dialogues, etc.
Scores:
WiDaF scaled score is ranging from 0-990 points. The result is divided into 3 parts:
Vocabulary: 0-330 points / Reading: 0-330 points / Listening: 0-330 points
Sample certificate see here.
Difficulty level
The test has been prepared to measure the proficiency in German used both at work and in business. The WiDaF score ranges between 0 to 990 points. In order to measure precisely the level of candidate's proficiency in German, the test consists of questions with different level of difficulty. One of WiDaF advantages is the fact that before taking it, the test taker doesn't have to declare the level of his proficiency. It's the exam which measures and certifies test taker's skills, on the basis of the score obtained.
See the WiDaF language skills score report - description of the test's score. Do not forget to attach it to your resumè together with the certificate. Thanks to it your employer will be able to interpret your score.
Find here WiDaF sample score report .
Recognition
The WiDaF test is recognized by a number of international companies and institutions including: AGFA, Alcatel, Alstom, Canal +, Deloitte, DURA Automobile, France Telecom, Marks & Spencer, Marsh SA, Miele, Stelmi, Valeo, Deutsche Bank, Siemens, Bre Bank.

WiDaF test and Common European Framework - CEF. The WiDaF test scores have been mapped onto the Common European Framework of Reference in the following manner:
WiDaF (0-990 points)
A1
B1
B2
C1
C2
 Vocabulary / Grammar (0-330 points)  0-82 83-165
 166-245  246-299  300-330
 Reading (0-330 points)  0-82 83-165
 166-245  246-299  300-330
 Listening (0-330 points)  0-82  83-165  166-245  246-299  300-330
 TOTAL  0-246  247-495  496-735  736-897  898-990
Sample test here.
Here you'll find sample WiDaF tests.Download sample tests:
• Sample test 1 here. (Click on the link and open or right-click and choose ‘Save as...' option)
• Sample test 2 here. (Click on the link and open or right-click and choose ‘Save as...' option)
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TOEFL iBT

The TOEFL iBT® test is used for:
-Students planning to study at a higher education institution
-English-language learning program admissions and exit
-Scholarship and certification candidates
-English-language learners who want to track their progress
-Students and workers applying for visas
-There is no passing or failing TOEFL score; individual institutions and agencies set their own score requirements.

Test Content - Combining All 4 Skills: Listening, Reading, Speaking, and Writing

Test takers are asked to perform tasks that combine more than one skill, such as:
-Read, listen and then speak in response to a question
-Listen and then speak in response to a question
-Read, listen and then write in response to a question

TOEFL iBT Test Sections
Section
Time Limit                   
Questions Tasks
Reading 60-80 minutes  36-56 questions  Read 3 or 4 passages from academic texts and answer questions.
Listening  
60-90 minutes  34-51 questions  Listen to lectures, classroom discussions and conversations, then answer questions.
Break 10 minutes  -  -
Speaking 20 minutes  6 tasks  Express an opinion on a familiar topic; speak based on reading and listening tasks.
Writing 50 minutes  2 tasks  Write essay responses based on reading and listening tasks; support an opinion in writing.