Expressions to use in spoken production/interaction- C2 English

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Tips for speaking tests (EEOOII Aragón) (B2-C1)

If you’re going to take the speaking test at any of the Official Schools of Languages in Aragón, you can watch this video with tips for the exam. Good luck!

Top 10 New Year’s resolutions- listening comprehension exercise

Have you made any New Year’s resolutions? How do you intend to keep them?

Listen to this extract and make notes of the top 10 New Year’s resolutions the radio hosts mention. Are they similar to yours?

Then, listen again and pay attention to the way the female host reacts to each of the resolutions. Some of these expressions may be useful in an interaction, because they show interest in what the speaker is saying.

Expressions to use in a speaking test (monologue /interaction)- B2-C1

You can find below two lists with different expressions, linking words and discourse markers which may come in handy both for your sustained monologue and the interaction phase. They will help you make your spoken output more cohesive (the relation between your ideas will be clearer); they may give you extra time to think (for example, fillers), and ultimately, they will help you sound more natural.

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