Read Aloud is the 1st section in the PTE Speaking exam. You will see a recording box that shows a countdown, below that is your paragraph. You have 30-40 seconds to prepare, depending on the length of paragraph. You will hear a short tone, the microphone opens. After you hear the tone start speaking ( Do not panic about time ) You have 40 second to read up to 60 words roughly.
- Speak clearly.
- Don’t speak to fast
- If you are quiet for longer than 3 seconds, the recording will stop.
- Do not start speaking before the microphone opens because your voice will not be recorded.
This section will be marked on Oral Fluency etc . Total number of points is . Read Aloud also put points to the Reading section so its important you do well in this part.