Tuesday, 19 May 2015

How to do well in a foreign language speaking exam

Year Abroad blog
I've just finished my German speaking exam and although it went OK, it's one exam I always struggle with. It's horrible sitting in that room with nothing in front of you other than a microphone and a examiner. In my first GCSE speaking exam I panicked and forgot every word of German I knew, I could barely speak English I was so nervous and ended up getting a G (I didn't even know that grade existed before that assessment). Obviously now I am studying a language at university, I've managed to raise my oral exam game. I've picked up a few tips over many oral exams and I thought I'd share them with you guys: