Communicative Testing: A Trend of Modern EFL Testing
ZHOU Da-jun;MING Rei-long;REN Miao-miao;Naval Aviation University;
Communicative testing, with its purpose of measuring communicative competence, has brought changes to the current EFL tests in content and format and produced a widespread and profound influence on modern language testing models in the two decades. This paper gives a brief introduction to the development of communicative testing, and presents the trend of modern EFL testing in the aspects of oral test, proportion of subjective and objective items, content, context, incorporation of skills as well as criteria of assessment, which is the result of enlightenment of communicative testing theories.
【CateGory Index】： H310.42