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Are you ready for the New CET-4            ―the Comprehensive Analysis
发布时间:2012-10-14 浏览次数:
[size=3] With the coming of CET-4, almost all the students worry about it especially after the reform of CET-4. Now some advices for you are as follows: [B][color=Fuchsia] Reform of the System of CET-4[/color][/B] Two months later, the new CET-4 will be adopted. It is no dout if anyone wants to get a good score he or she should know the new reform of the system. Now the topic how to prepare for the new CET-4 is so hot on the BBS. We would give you a relatively comprehensive answer. Following the reform in marks,there are also some changes in the system. 1. Dictation: The difficulty and the scale increased in the new CET-4. The scale was 35% instead of 20%. And the long dialogues and filling vacancies were added. Large theme, long time and wide topic were the bright characteristics. 2. Order: The order of answering questions was also very strict. You were required to finish the composition in half an hour just followed by the fast reading and dictation. Then you could continue after handing up the answer sheet. 3. Content: The new CET-4 canceled the grammar structure and the usage of words. Fast reading was added. [B][color=Fuchsia]Measures for the New CET-4 [/color][/B] 1. For the dictation: Everyday you should keep on taking 20-40 minutes to listen to the tape, no matter it is in American English or Britain English. And when you practice listening exercises, you should cover themes as wide as possible, for example, foreign culture, history background, science and technology. 2. For reading: There will be two passages instead of four with 10 questions to do in a short time. According to the skills of the old CET-4, you can make full use of the titles and read the questions first when practice reading. In this part, it requires high reading speed and the ability of catching the details. 3. For writing: To improve writing skills, examinees for the December test can write one composition a week in different types especially argumentation and explaination. Practical writing is the core, for instance, proposing writing, letters of complaint. The topic is mainly about students and campus ,such as students’ dorm, campus safety and morality. In a word, the new CET-4 is not as terrible as we imagine. As long as we master the ways and prepare carefully, we will overcome it easily. [/size]

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