In this part of the speaking test, you will hear a lecture of about 90 seconds, you are required to re tell this lecture in 40 seconds. You will get about 3-4 of this task, mostly 3 lectures. At the end of the lecture, you have 10 seconds before the microphone opens. After that you will hear a beep which indicates that the microphone has opened. At this point, you should start speaking. Your response in the real test should be fluent, natural and effortless and should cover the main points in the recording. If you speak very slowly, hesitate, take pauses you will lose score in fluency and speaking. If the lecture includes a heading or picture, it will give you some information about the lecture and can help you in re telling the main points. Remember you will hear the lecture only once.