The PTE Academic Write Essay task is scored on seven traits, each representing a separate part of essay quality.

The PTE Academic Write Essay task is scored on seven traits, each representing a separate part of essay quality.

Essay Score Guide

To score practice essays for the students, it is possible to follow these guidelines:

The most important trait is Content, this has the maximum that is highest raw score (3 points) and if the score is 0 (zero) the complete essay is scored zero, because no attempt was built to perform the task as required. Continue reading “The PTE Academic Write Essay task is scored on seven traits, each representing a separate part of essay quality.”