Read Aloud Section 1, PTE Academic speaking, Tip no 1

In Read Aloud you are scored on
1. Pronunciation
2. Oral Fluency
3. Word stress
4. Intonation

Native speakers pause slightly between sense groups For example:

In most countries // Education is not only a right // but an obligation// Parents of children// who are found outside of school// can be punished under the law. ( // represents each sense group i-e group of words which make sense independently )

2. Your pronunciation should be like native speakers

3. Stress the important words or key words in the sentence ,your voice should go loud as you speak them.
For example
Market research is a vital part of any business.

You should stress
Market research
vital part

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