Versant English Test

Price: USD $15.00

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Many employers require applicants to take a test of spoken English as part of the job application process. The Versant English test is our most popular test and used by employers worldwide to assess language skills. The Versant English – Practice Test includes all of the test sections presented in a full exam, with a detailed score report available within minutes. Get familiar with the format of the Versant English Test, improve your test taking skills, and work on areas you need to improve before taking your official exam.

About the test:

  • Skills assessed: Speaking
  • Test length: ~17 minutes
  • Number of questions: 63
  • Test sections:
    • Reading
    • Repeat
    • Short Answer Questions
    • Sentence Builds
    • Story Retelling
    • Open Questions

Score report includes:

  • Your precise overall score and sub-skill area scores in the range of 10-90 on the Global Scale of English
  • A detailed description of your language capabilities in the areas of Fluency, Pronunciation, Vocabulary and Sentence Mastery
  • Suggestions for improvement based on your current skills

Important note: Practice tests purchased on this site are in a fixed format, so questions do not vary from test to test. This means that if you purchase more than one Versant English Test, you will receive the same questions on every test.

This is an example score report for the Versant English Test

How it works

  1. Buy the test
    This test is for practice purposes only. If you require an official exam, please reach out to your institution or hiring company for further guidance.
  2. Check your inbox
    You will receive an email shortly after your transaction is complete that will include test instructions and your unique Test Identification Number (TIN). Each TIN may only be used one time.
  3. Take your test
    Be sure to take your test in a quiet environment that is free from distractions.
  4. Check your score
    View your score report by entering your Test Identification Number on our Test Score Lookup page.

Other information

  • Please allow enough time to take your test. Tests cannot be paused or restarted.
  • Tests are fixed forms, so questions do not vary from test to test.
  • Your name and email address will not appear on your score report.
  • All sales are final. Tests cannot be returned or exchanged.
Operating system Mac OSX 10.10+, Windows XP, 7 & 10. Tablet OSs are not supported.
Web browsers Firefox v52+, Chrome v61+, Microsoft Edge 44+
Internet connection 32 kilobytes/sec download (recommended)
Screen resolution At least 1024px by 768px
Soundcard / Audio Driver Must support recording audio and playback capabilities
Headset USB recommended