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No More Language Exams?

An Interview with Christian Saunders from Canguro English

“[There] are students who have been conditioned to believe that passing an exam will give them some useful measure of their language abilities. But I believe exams cannot do that. Exams don’t provide any useful measure, certainly not in the way that 99% of students believe they do.”

Christian Saunders, best known for his Canguro English YouTube channel, has many arguments against language exams.

I sat down with him and had a chat about it. Then I wrote a two-page article in the EL Gazette. You can read it here.

(The full April 2024 issue is downloadable for free on the EL Gazette website.)

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