To Prepare For The CAEL Assessment
Time allowed for the test: approximately 25 minutes
When you register
for the CAEL Assessment, you will be assigned a specific day and time
to take the Oral Language Test (OLT).
The OLT is a tape-mediated
oral language test of spoken English in use for academic purposes. It
consists of five tasks:
(1 minute) To make a short oral presentation (click here
(5 minutes) To relay information obtained from a lecture.
(5 minutes) To relay information obtained from an academic document.
(5 minutes) To relay information from an academic text.
(8 minutes) To explain a choice for participation in a group project.
familiar with the format of the OLT by doing the:
Oral Language Practice
OLT Sound Files
Task 1 (3.12M)
Task 2 (2.81M)
Task 3 (2.43M)
Task 4 (2.27M)
Task 5 (7.33M)
for other practice materials.