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Testing for language teachers /

by Hughes, Arthur.
Material type: materialTypeLabelBookSeries: Cambridge language teaching library.Publisher: New York ; New Delhi : Cambridge University Press, 2003Edition: 2nd ed.Description: xii, 251 p. : ill. ; 25 cm.ISBN: 9780521189989; 9780521484954; 0521823250 .Subject(s): Language and languages -- Ability testingOnline resources: WorldCat details | Ebook Fulltext
Contents:
Table of contents Teaching and testing -- Testing as problem solving: an overview of the book -- Kinds of tests and testing -- Validity -- Reliability -- Achieving beneficial backwash -- Common test techniques -- Stages of test development -- Testing writing -- Testing oral ability -- Testing reading -- Testing listening -- Testing grammar and vocabulary -- Testing overall ability -- Tests for young learners -- Test administration.
Summary: Summary: This 2nd edition includes a new chapter on testing young learners and features expanded chapters on common test techniques and testing overall ability. There is also an additional appendix on item banking and a revised appendix on statistical analysis of test data.
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Includes bibliographical references and index.

Table of contents Teaching and testing --
Testing as problem solving: an overview of the book --
Kinds of tests and testing --
Validity --
Reliability --
Achieving beneficial backwash --
Common test techniques --
Stages of test development --
Testing writing --
Testing oral ability --
Testing reading --
Testing listening --
Testing grammar and vocabulary --
Testing overall ability --
Tests for young learners --
Test administration.

Summary:
This 2nd edition includes a new chapter on testing young learners and features expanded chapters on common test techniques and testing overall ability. There is also an additional appendix on item banking and a revised appendix on statistical analysis of test data.

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