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Check out our OET blog lessons as well as latest news, updates and stories to help you pass your exam! Our blog lessons come with exercises for you to test your skills and improve your performance.

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Breaking news: The OET Now Accepted in the US

A new option has become available for medical professionals who want to live and work in the US: the Occupational English test (OET), an exam …

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OET Reading & Listening | How To Improve Your Score (OET Podcast Ep. #10)

SUMMARY In this episode of the Swoosh English OET Podcast, UK English teachers Scott and Una discuss the OET Reading and Listening sections. They share …

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The Role Play – Through The OET Interlocutor’s Eyes | OET Speaking (OET Podcast Ep.# 9)

SUMMARY In this special episode of the Swoosh English OET Podcast. Scott and Una discuss Scott’s experience as an interlocutor for the OET exam. They …

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How To Show Empathy | OET Speaking (OET Podcast Ep. #8)

SUMMARY In this episode of the Swoosh English OET Podcast, UK English teachers Scott and Una discuss the OET Speaking section and, specifically, how to …

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OET Speaking – The Ultimate Guide (OET Podcast Ep. #7)

SUMMARY In this episode of the Swoosh English OET Podcast, UK English teachers Scott and Una discuss the OET Speaking task. They provide an overview …

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Using Verb Tenses | OET Writing (OET Podcast Ep. #6)

SUMMARY In this episode of the Swoosh English OET Podcast, UK English teachers Scott and Una discuss how to use verb tenses for the OET …

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OET Writing Grammar | How to use Articles & Connectors for a grade A (OET Podcast Ep. #5)

SUMMARY In this episode of the Swoosh English OET Podcast, UK English teachers Scott and Una discuss grammar in the OET Writing. In particular, they …

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OET Writing | Using the Case Notes Effectively (OET Podcast Ep. #4)

SUMMARY In this episode of the Swoosh English OET Podcast, UK English teachers Scott and Una discuss the OET Writing Task and how to use, …

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Studying for the OET: Using audio-visual content

When preparing for an exam such as the OET, it’s natural that the first thing you will think to do is to complete practice papers, …

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OET from Your Own Home

Breaking news: the OET has officially announced that an online version of the OET exam will be available very soon. This is great news for …

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The OET Writing Criteria | Everything you need to know about the Assessment Descriptors! (OET Podcast Ep. #3)

SUMMARY In this episode of the Swoosh English OET Podcast, UK English teachers Scott and Una discuss the 6 OET Writing criteria, namely: purpose, content, …

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OET Referral Letter, OET Writing Task

How to Write a Referral Letter | OET Writing (OET Podcast Ep. #2)

SUMMARY In this episode of the Swoosh English OET Podcast, UK English teachers Scott and Una discuss the OET Writing Task which, as most of …

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