Discurso colaborativo – Cambridge B2 FCE First

Cambridge English First (B2) Collaborative speaking. Topic –the environment
Keywords climate change, fossil fuels, consumption, reduction, global warming, car sharing schemes, deforestation, ozone layer, contamination, recycling, aviation.

Useful linkers – in spite of, despite, however, although, nevertheless, also, but

Useful phrases – I totally agree, I couldn’t agree more, you’re right, I completely disagree, you’re crazy


Lucia and Maria practising the collaborative part of the Cambridge FCE B2 exam – volume is low.

Comments


Maria – white T-Shirt
Grammatical structures
Generally excellent with only 1 or 2 minor mistakes that do not impede understanding
Vocabulary
A little limited, could have included higher level nouns plus linkers and connectors. 1 or 2 small mistakes with word form.
Fluency
Very good with clear pronunciation and a natural rhythm. Very conversational, as it should be, and with only slight nervousness.
Global achievement of task
Excellent.
General
As Maria is taking her exam in December 2019 there is plenty of time to fine-tune her speaking performance.

Lucia – black T-Shirt
Grammatical structures
Generally very good with some minor mistakes that do not impede understanding
Vocabulary
Again a little limited, could have included higher level nouns plus linkers and connectors. 1 or 2 small mistakes with word form, for example consume (v) should be consumption (noun).
Fluency
Generally good with clear pronunciation and a good rhythm. Very conversational, as it should be, nut with quite a lot of nervousness.
She looked at the examiner when her attention should have been on Maria.
Global achievement of task
Excellent.
General
As Lucia is taking her exam in December 2019 there is plenty of time to fine-tune her speaking performance