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PSLE English Format

Candidates will be assessed in the following areas:

PAPERCOMPONENTITEM
TYPE
MARKSWEIGHTING DURATION
1Situational Writing Continuous WritingOE5527.5% 1 hr 10 min
2Language Use and Comprehension OE/MCP9547.5% 1 hr 50 min 
Listening Comprehension  MCQ2010% About 35 min 
Oral Communication  OE3015% About 11 min (5 min preparation time: about 6 min examination time)  
TOTAL

200100% 


Foundation English Examination Format 

Candidates will be assessed in the following areas:

PAPERCOMPONENTITEM
TYPE
MARKSWEIGHTING DURATION
1Situational Writing Continuous WritingOE4026.7% 1 hr 10 min
2Language Use and Comprehension OE/MCP6040% 1 hr 20 min 
Listening Comprehension  MCQ2013.3% About 35 min 
Oral Communication  OE3020% About 11 min (5 min preparation time: about 6 min examination time)
TOTAL

200100%