The language test called Duolingo is available online at any time and from any location. Over 4000 organizations worldwide accept this test. This contains exercises based on skills in Speaking, Listening, Writing, and Reading.
Introduction & Onboarding - 5 Minutes
Graded Adaptive Test - 45 Minutes
Ungraded Section and Video Interview & Writing Sample - 10 Minutes
The Duolingo English Test takes 60 minutes and breaks down as follows:
Adjusts the difficulty level as per the performance
No repetition of questions, claims DET
No predetermined number of questions
The adaptive component makes up the majority of the exam:
Read and complete
Read and select
Listen and select
Listen and type
Write about the photo
Speak about the photo
Read and write
Read and speak
Listen and speak
These are integrated to test skills like:
A summary of your capabilities is included in your overall scores.
The score is not an average of the four sub-scores.
It is simply a way of defining your English-language proficiency.