Oral assessment

For general discussion between ESL teachers.

Moderator: Susan

isle-teach
Member
Posts: 1
Joined: Fri Sep 14, 2007 2:45 am
Location: The Himalayas

Oral assessment

Unread post by isle-teach » Fri Sep 14, 2007 2:51 am

Hi everyone,
My employer, a manpower agency, has recently asked me to perform a short interview to assess whether the applicants' level of English is at least intermediate. I could use some ideas on how to go about this. My problem is that some people understand questions and respond appropriately, but with many grammar mistakes. How do I make sure they are really the level required? What materials can I use to make the assessment more effective?

Thanks so much for that.

Post Reply