Choose your language for tests and examinations
USEFUL LINKS (IN ALPHABETICAL ORDER)
ALTE - The Association of Language Testers in Europe
Common European Framework of Reference for Languages - a practical tool for setting clear standards
Communicative language testing - an attainable goal ?
(Nick Miyata-Boddy and Clive S. Langham, 2000)
Eurobarometer Report 54 - a survey of public opinion undertaken in 2000
Foreign Language Test Database - a joint project of Georgetown University, The George Washington University, and the Center for Applied Linguistics
National Language Standards (revised 2005) have been approved by the UK regulatory authorities and are available as a free, downloadable document (pdf, 321kb).
Resources in Language Testing - from Glen Fulcher
Purposes - by Greta J. Gorsuch (The Language Teacher Online)