Aptis FAQ: A look at questions our students often ask about English exams. We’ve answered them to the best of our ability, with info that’s up-to-date at time of writing.
Top tips from oral examiners! We can help you pass your Aptis Speaking Test with a good grade. Includes preparation & practice ideas, from the practical to the inventive!
Describing a photo is a typical task in many oral exams, including the Aptis General and Aptis for Teachers tests. Here’s how to do this B1-level task well.
Comparing two photos is a typical B2-level task in many oral exams, including the Aptis General, Aptis for Teachers and Aptis Advanced tests. Here’s how to do this task well.
The first in a series of mock-exam videos written and read by native speakers, covering each part of the Aptis Speaking Test. Practising with these will help you prepare for your exam.
Every exam-style Aptis Speaking practice Test video has alternate versions with different kinds of help. This one includes model answers at B1 for each of the four parts of the test.
This Aptis Speaking video includes model answers at B2 for each part of the test. Every exam-style practice test video has alternate versions with different kinds of help and tips.
The second in a series of mock-exam videos with exam-style pictures and timings, covering each part of the Aptis Speaking Test. All our videos follow the Aptis exam format.
The third in the series of mock-exam videos with pictures and timings that follow the format of the official Aptis Test. Prepare for your exam with this and the supplementary version.
This additional version of Aptis Speaking Practice Test 3 includes sentence stems: useful starter phrases. These will help you get started in each part of the test.
The fourth in our series of mock-exam videos with exam-style pictures and timings, read by native speakers. Practising with these will help you prepare for your exam.
This supplementary version of Aptis Speaking Practice Test 4 contains advice on how to respond more fully to the questions and sample B2 answers.
This Aptis Speaking Test video has sample answers at B2, covering B2 grammar, functions and vocabulary. All our exam-format videos are read by native speakers.
In this mock-exam speaking practice test we look carefully at the questions asked in the exam. Then we consider how you can raise the level of your answers to B1/B2 level.
In this version of Test 6 we focus more on how to reach a B2 level by using a wider range of appropriate grammatical structures, expressions, vocabulary and phrasal verbs.