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C’est Vrai?

So…I’ve been thinking about taking French again. I stumbled upon several language schools here in Manhattan. The Language Trainers site actually has what they call a diagnostic test that gives you an idea of what level you are. I have a feeling this test is totally inaccurate, especially after getting my score. 

French Language Level Test Score

Your Score is: 54

To calculate your level :

0-10: Beginners
11-20: Elementary level
21-30: Lower Intermediate level
31-44: Intermediate
45-54: Upper Intermediate
55+: Advanced

Your incorrect questions: Question 2, Question 6, Question 8, Question 20, Question 25, Question 27, Question 35, Question 37, Question 42, Question 49, Question 52, Question 53, Question 56, Question 59, Question 66, Question 68,


2 Responses

  1. Wow, wish they could have scored my Spanish grades in college … 😉

  2. You are absolutely right! Those diagnostic tests are 100% inaccurate (very similar to those “free” translators you find on Google).

    As a FSL (French Second Language) Training consultant in Ottawa working with the corporate world, I can tell you 9 out of 10 people I do assess (a process of 90 minutes, face-to-face and… not free!) are BEGINNERS… Upper Intermediate???

    Alors, pour répondre à ta question : CE N’EST PAS VRAI!!!

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