Knowledge of English test for citizenship and settling

If you are over 18 and want to apply for British Citizenship or settlement (‘indefinite leave to remain’) you need to prove your knowledge of English.

You can prove this by:
– an English qualification at B1 level (knowledge of English test)
– a degree taught or researched in English

Approved ESOL English Language qualifications

Eurospeak Language School runs the OFQUAL approved B1 English ESOL Test at Entry 3 Level. This meets the English language requirement of the UKBA for approved English language qualification.

Ofqual Entry 3 English qualification

Book your test at Eurospeak now. You can call us on 0118 958 9599 and our friendly team will help you book the test. The B1 test at Eurospeak costs £150 and the result will take 2-3 weeks. We also have an emergency options where you can get the result in 1 week at an additional cost of £50.

Update: We no longer run the B1 Exam at Eurospeak, due to changes made by the UKVI from November 5th 2015. To book your B1 Exam Preparation class, please click here.

B1 Test Slough, Maidenhead, Bracknell, Oxford

Are you looking to apply for your British Citizenship or your ILR?

As per the new UKBA regulations. You need the Entry 3 B1 ESOL test to provide proof of English. So if you are based in Slough, Maidenhead, Bracknell or Oxford you can take the B1 test in Reading Berkshire.

Eurospeak offers the B1 Test in the Reading Town Centre. The exam costs £150 only. The result will take 2-3 weeks.

Reading is just 15 mins by train from Slough and we are located just 5 minutes walk from the Reading Train Station.

We also run English classes if you need to prepare for the exam.

Contact us now to book your exam.

Tel: 0118 958 9599

Address: 29a Chain Street, Reading, RG1 2HX, Berkshire

Email: courses@eurospeak.org.uk

B1 Test Slough, Maidenhead, Bracknell, Oxford

Update: We no longer run the B1 Exam at Eurospeak, due to changes made by the UKVI from November 5th 2015. To book your B1 Exam Preparation class, please click here.

Sample B1 Speaking Examination

Here is another sample of the NQF Entry 3 / CEFR B1 Speaking examination as created by EMDQ, an OFQUAL approved awarding body.

If you looking to book the B1 test which is approved by UKBA for Citizenship and ILR application, you have come to the RIGHT PLACE!

How to book your test?

Step 1: Fill out the application form online
Step 2: Email a copy of your ID (passport or driving licence or residence permit) to courses@eurospeak.org.uk
Step 3: Call us on 0118 958 9599 to pay via debit/credit card or Pay in person at our school premises or pay via bank transfer (Eurospeak Language School, Account Number: 04294181, Sort Code: 403804) with reference as your first name.

Update: We no longer run the B1 Exam at Eurospeak, due to changes made by the UKVI from November 5th 2015. To book your B1 Exam Preparation class, please click here.

B1 ESOL Sample Writing Test

Are you taking the B1 exam, but are worried about the format of the writing section of the exam. Do now worry. Here is a sample writing test that should help you prepare for the exam.

There are normally two writing tasks with clear instructions on the topics. You normally get 1 hour for the writing part of the exam.

Sample Writing Task 1

Your class is planning a social trip one evening. Write a short note to your classmates:
· Outlining your idea
· Explaining your reasons
· Giving dates and times when you are available
· Asking the opinions of your classmates
Write 50-60 words

Sample Writing Task 2

A friend emails you to tell you that they are coming to the UK to learn English. Reply to their email, describing your experiences and giving advice about living and studying in the UK.
Write 100-120 words.

Book your B1 ESOL exam at Eurospeak now. The exam is valid for citizenship and ILR purposes.

To book:
Call us on 0118 958 9599
or
Email us on courses@eurospeak.org.uk
or
Visit us at our office: Eurospeak, 29a Chain Street, Reading, RG1 2HX, Berkshire

Update: We no longer run the B1 Exam at Eurospeak, due to changes made by the UKVI from November 5th 2015. To book your B1 Exam Preparation class, please click here.

Sample B1 Listening examination

Sample B1 ESOL Listening examination. Task 1:

Listen to the audio carefully and answer the questions that follow.

Listening Task 1

1. The seller posted the advertisement for the laptop on the website:
a) selliton.com
b) senitom.com
c) semitor.com

2. Tempey Street is located:
a) beside the Honda factory
b) behind the Honda factory
c) the other side of the Honda factory

3. The brand of laptop being sold is:
a) Declon
b) Decron
c) Deklon

4. The manufacturer of the laptop is:
a) Chinese
b) Korean
c) Crimean

5. The buyer says he will go to the seller’s house tomorrow to:
a) read a book
b) help her cook
c) have a look

Answers:

1) a
2) c
3) a
4) b
5) c

I hope you find this sample B1 listening examination example useful? You can now book your B1 exam at Eurospeak Language School in Reading. Call us on 0118 958 9599 / Email us on courses@eurospeak.org.uk / Visit us at 29a Chain Street, Reading, Berkshire, RG1 2HX

The fee for the B1 exam is £150 (result in 3 weeks) or £200 (result in 1 week)

Update: We no longer run the B1 Exam at Eurospeak, due to changes made by the UKVI from November 5th 2015. To book your B1 Exam Preparation class, please click here.