Calculating your CAE score

Calculating your CAE score is surprisingly hard. The first thing you need to know is that each section – Speaking/Listening/Writing/Reading/Use of English is worth 20% of the final mark. (So you can be really, really bad at one section and if you are good enough in the other sections you can still pass.) The next thing to consider is that while students can buy a  book with practice tests inside and calculate their scores for Reading, Use of English, and Listening, the book won’t tell them their Speaking or Writing scores. If you have an English teacher who is familiar … Continue reading Calculating your CAE score