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Answer Short Question

PTE Speaking-Answer Short Question
This question type, as implied, entails providing short answers, often consisting of a single word or a few words. It evaluates students' Listening and Speaking skills.
Task Skills Assessed Prompt Length Time to Answer Number of Questions
After listening to a question, answer with a single word or a few words Listening and Speaking 3 - 9 seconds 10 seconds 5 - 6
Task A text appears on the screen. Read the text aloud
Skills Assessed Reading and Speaking
Prompt Length Text up to 60 words
Time to Answer Varies by item, depending on the length of the text
Number of Questions 25-30

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