Intermediate Levels中級

CPT Introduction

Recommended for students who have taken at least 600 hours but not more than 1200 hours of Chinese instruction. This test is designed for intermediate level and consists of 3 sections: listening comprehension, reading comprehension, and oral test, and each section is divided into 3 levels. To suit the needs of the students, the test is available In Traditional and Simplified Chinese.

Levels Categories Descriptions Vocabularies
Intermediate Levels Upper Intermediate Able to adequately use appropriate terms for various occasions. Able to understand new vocabulary when explained by local residents. 4000
Intermediate Able to express oneself more explicitly; to cope with general social needs and limited work requirements. 2500
Lower Intermediate Able to grasp the use of daily conversation; to use subtle speech of language to exchange opinions with others; has grasped 75% of the basic grammar. 1500

Intermediate Levels

Upper Intermediate

Able to adequately use appropriate terms for various occasions. Able to understand new vocabulary when explained by local residents.

Vocabularies:4000

Intermediate

Able to express oneself more explicitly; to cope with general social needs and limited work requirements.

Vocabularies:2500

Lower Intermediate

Able to grasp the use of daily conversation; to use subtle speech of language to exchange opinions with others; has grasped 75% of the basic grammar.

Vocabularies:1500

TLI-CPT for Intermediate Levels includes listening comprehension, reading comprehension and oral test, totaling 300 points. The Test is further divided into 3 categories: Lower Intermediate (121-180 points), Intermediate (181-240 points), and Upper Intermediate (241-300 points). Certificates will be issued to Candidates who pass the Test.

Content Test Format Number of Questions Points Test Duration
Listening Comprehension Meanings of Sentences 10 items 100 points 50 minutes
Sentences Restructure 10 items
Dialogues 15 items
Short Essay 15 items
Reading Comprehension Sentences Rearrangement 10 items 100 points 50 minutes
Fill-in the Gaps 10 items
Synonyms 15 items
Short Essay 15 items
Oral Test Topic Discussion 10 items 100 points 50 minutes

Listening Comprehension

Meanings of Sentences

Number of Questions:10 items

Points:100 points

Test Duration:50 minutes

Sentences Restructure

Number of Questions:10 items

Points:100 points

Test Duration:50 minutes

Dialogues

Number of Questions:15 items

Points:100 points

Test Duration:50 minutes

Short Essay

Number of Questions:15 items

Points:100 points

Test Duration:50 minutes

Reading Comprehension

Sentences Rearrangement

Number of Questions:10 items

Points:100 points

Test Duration:50 minutes

Fill-in the Gaps

Number of Questions:10 items

Points:100 points

Test Duration:50 minutes

Synonyms

Number of Questions:15 items

Points:100 points

Test Duration:50 minutes

Short Essay

Number of Questions:15 items

Points:100 points

Test Duration:50 minutes

Oral Test

Topic Discussion

Number of Questions:10 items

Points:100 points

Test Duration:40 minutes