In this part of the test, we will assess your listening skill.
Below, you may select one of four passages from a Harry Potter book. You will listen to the passage and then complete a multiple choice quiz about what you heard.
The passages can be listened to as spoken with a United Kingdom (UK) accent or spoken with a neutral North American accent. Further, the passages can be listened to at regular speed at a tempo 20% slower. Slower is easier.
UK Slow Speed
UK Regular Speed
North America Slow Speed
North America Regular Speed
Teacher Gary’s FREE English Test Part 1, Listening
Most school systems do a good job teaching the rules and structure of English. However, they do a poor job of teaching how to listen and speak English correctly. This section of the test examines your listening ability. You have listened to a passage from Harry Potter, below are 10 multiple choice questions about what you heard.