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55 x PET Reading Part 1 – Notices

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In this part, candidates have five short texts.

With each text is one multiple-choice question with three options A, B and C.


  • Read the text and decide what situation it would appear in.
  • Use the visual information (layout, location etc.) to help identify the context.
  • Read the three options.
  • Compare each option with the text before choosing an answer.
  • Read the chosen option again to check that the meanings match