General Reading


  • 3 Parts
  • 40 Questions
  • 60 minutes
  • Task 1 contains two or three or several short texts.
  • Task 2 has 2 texts.
  • Task 3 one long text.
  • Texts are taken from notices,advertisements, leaflets,instruction manuals that a person will encounter on a daily basis.

A variety of questions like MCQs , identifying information(True/False/Not Given), identifying the writer’s views/claims (Yes/No/Not Given),giving heading to the paragraph,short answer questions etc are asked.

  • The candidates will not be allocated separate time to transfer the answer to the answer sheet as in the listening module.