5 reasons why you should take a language exam

5 reasons why you should take a language exam

If you never considered sitting an official exam in English, maybe now it is a good time to do so. Here is a list of 5 reasons how signing up for the test will affect your learning journey.


It will motivate you to study harder. Yes, the date of the exam marked down in your calendar will help you to organise yourself and study more efficiently so that you can be ready for by the deadline date.


Having passed your exam will give you a sense of achievement. There is nothing better than reaping good fruit of hard work.


Your ability to present the official proof of how good your English is will take your career to the next level. Think about all the new doors of opportunities that will open when you pass that exam!


You will know where you stand. Your exam results will show you what needs improvement. Studying a language on your own is a daunting experience at times. It feels like you haven’t moved anywhere. That’s why it is essential to find a way to check on your progress.


You will develop reading, listening, speaking and writing skills. While self-studying, it is easy to focus on the aspect of the language that comes effortlessly to us. During your exam preparation, you will need to work on all four areas, not only the ones that you enjoy the most.

Now when you already know why sitting an exam is a good idea, go ahead and check what your current level is and what exam you should take. You can check it on the official Cambridge English Assessment website: https://www.cambridgeenglish.org/test-your-english/.

Good luck on your exam!