Listening Highlight Incorrect Words

Understand Highlight Incorrect Words Question Type


The transcript of a recording appears on the screen. While listening to the recording, identify the words in the transcript that differ from what is said.

Prompt Length

15–50 seconds

Skills Assessed

Listening and reading

Time to Answer

Not applicable


How to answer this question

For this item type, you are presented with a transcript of the audio recording; however, the transcript contains some errors. While listening and reading, you need to select the words in the text that differ from those that the speaker says.

The audio begins to plays automatically. You are only able to listen to the audio recording once.

To select a word, click on it using the left button on your mouse. If you change your mind, left-click on the word again to deselect it.

The words you select are highlighted in yellow.