A campus situation topic
Reading: 45 seconds
Listening: 60 seconds
Preparation: 30 seconds
Response: 60 seconds
The texts presents a campus announcement, an article in a campus newspaper or a letter published in a campus newspaper (75–100 words). It describes a current change or proposes a change. There are two reasons explaining why the change will/should be made.
A change is related to
- a university policy;
- the requirements of a class or major;
- a university facility or the introduction of a new facility.
Speaking – summarizing the speaker’s opinion within the context of the reading passage.
Summary of Reading
According to the article, …
Stating reasons from the reading
This is because …, and …
Switching to listening – expressing the speaker’s viewpoint
There are two reasons why the man opposes this.
Stating the first reason
First of all, he argues that …
Second the second reason
Moreover, he believes that