What happens if the test is interrupted?
What happens if the test is interrupted by technical issues before the candidate has finished e.g. losing internet connection or power?
Re-sitting a component
It is possible for a candidate to re-sit a component in which they scored poorly (including the Speaking component).
Candidates must re-s...
Candidate Quick Start Guide
Attached to this article is the Linguaskill Candidate Quick Start Guide. It details how to start and run a Linguaskill test.
Why has my candidate received an asterisk (*) instead of a result?
Candidates receive an asterisk (*) if the audio quality of the responses was not of a sufficient quality that we were able to ...
Can I have a copy of my candidate's answers?
No, we do not provide individual candidate answer data.
Session and Entry deadlines
Session and Entry Deadlines
For all tests (Reading and Listening, Speaking and Writing) you can create a session at any time, immediately...
Trial reports for the Linguaskill Reading and Listening and Writing tests.
Also a report on Computer-adaptive testing of Reading and List...
How are Linguaskill tests marked?
How will my Linguaskill Reading and Listening test be assessed?
The Reading & Listening test is automarked and results are available im...
How do I generate candidate results?
Detailed instructions for generating candidate results can be found in the Linguaskill Manual for Metrica here.
If you'd like help or adv...
How can I see how many test credits I have?
Detailed instructions for reviewing your available test credits, and purchasing additional credits, can be found here.
How do I reset my password?
Please follow the steps below if you've forgotten your password, or would like to reset it.
Navigate to https://www.metritests.com/metri...
How do I login?
To log in to the system follow the simple steps below.
Navigate to https://www.metritests.com/metrica
Enter your Username, Password and ...
How long do Linguaskill tests take?
The Reading & Listening test takes approximately 80 minutes.
The test will not end abruptly but will allow the candidate to complete the ...
Technical and Hardware Requirements
The minimum technical requirements that each computer must have to be able to run a test correctly, are shown in the table below:
Linguaskill - Example Reports
Attached to this article you'll find an example Candidate Test Report Form for Linguaskill General and Business, and an example of what a...
Candidates who have special requirements will need to take a paper-based* version of the Linguaskill Reading and Listening, and Writing...
Practice Tests for Candidates
Practice Materials for Test Takers
Practice tests can be used by candidates to gain some experience of what the Linguaskill exam will be ...