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CET Spoken English Test – Band Four
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Topic Area: Daily Life
Hello, welcome to the CET Spoken English Test – Band Four. We wish
you both good luck today. Now let’s begin with
Task 1 Read Aloud
In this task, you are to read aloud a short passage. You will have 45 seconds to go over the passage and 1 minute to read it aloud. Now here is the passage.
Many people would list San Francisco as one of the most delightful cities in the world. Sitting on the Pacific coast, it gives you a feeling of the sea. The sea breezes wake you up and make you eat well and sleep well. The city was planned with straight roads, and these roads cross each other at right angles, making squares as they do in many American cities. Very often you can find yourself on top of a hill in the city, looking down one of these straight roads as it rises and falls on its journey through the town. A good way to travel these roads is by cable car. These are buses that run on rails in the ground up and down the steep hills.
Now please begin to read on hearing the beep.
Task 2 Question and Answer
In this task, you are to answer two questions. For each question, you will have 20 seconds to respond. Please start speaking on hearing the beep.
Task 3 Individual Presentation
In this task, you are to talk about the picture displayed on the screen. You will have 45 seconds to prepare and 1 minute to talk about it. Now here is the picture.
Now please start speaking on hearing the beep.
Task 4 Pair Work
In this task, you are to talk with your partner about a plan of travel. Suppose you have three days to go sightseeing together. Talk with each other and make a plan for your trip. Your plan may include:
You will have 1 minute to prepare and three minutes to talk. Remember, this is a pair activity and you need to interact with each other. Your performance will be judged according to your contribution to the pair work. Now please start to prepare.
Now please start your talk on hearing the
Thank you. That is the end of the test.