The SLE – Test of Reading Comprehension in the Second Official Language assesses the ability to understand texts written in your second official language. In this test, you are presented with a number of texts (e.g., e-mails, notes, letters, information bulletins, excerpts from reports, research papers). Your task is to read each text carefully and respond to the questions by selecting the best answer to each question.
There are a total of 60 multiple-choice questions of two different types in this test:
Fill in the blank; and
Answer the question.
Of the 60 questions, 50 will count towards your score. Ten (10) questions are pilot questions that will not count towards your score.
You will have 90 minutes to complete all the questions on the test.