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Toward Speaking Excellence The Michigan Guide to Maximizing Your Performance on the TSE Test and SPEAK Test

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ISBN-10: 0472085247

ISBN-13: 9780472085248

Edition: N/A

Authors: Dean Papajohn

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This is the first preparation book made available to prepare individuals for the Test of Spoken English (TSE), which must be passed in order for nonnative speakers to qualify for teaching assistantships at universities in the United States. The TSE was revised in 1996, but the retired version is still available and referred to as the SPEAK Test. The TSE consists of three warm-up questions and twelve rated questions. Raters assess students' proficiency in the areas of language function (such as giving an opinion), appropriateness, coherence, and accuracy (which includes grammar, pronunciation, vocabulary, and fluency). Toward Speaking Excellence teaches the fundamentals of good…    
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Book details

List price: $18.95
Publisher: University of Michigan Press
Binding: Paperback
Pages: 144
Size: 7.00" wide x 10.00" long x 0.25" tall
Weight: 0.682
Language: English

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Preparation Fundamentals for the TSE Test or SPEAK Test
Test Scoring
Warm-up Section
Map Section
Picture Section
Graph Section
Announcement Section
Final Notes
Unofficial Practice Tests
Test Registration Information