Basic English Skills Test


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SKU trol-11040607
Author Center for Applied Linguistics; Kenyon, Dorry; Stansfield, Charles W.; Johnson, Dora; Grognet, Allene; Dreyfus, Dan
Purpose Designed to test listening comprehension, speaking, reading, and writing skills at a basic level when information on the attainment of basic functional language skills is needed.
Publication Date 1982–1988.
Acronym B.E.S.T.
Note In January 2016, the test publisher advised the Buros Center for Testing that this test is out of print.
Publisher Center for Applied Linguistics
Publisher address Center for Applied Linguistics, 4646 40th Street, NW, Washington, DC 20016-1859; Telephone: 202-362-0700; FAX: 202-363-7204; E-mail:; Web:
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Reviewed In J. J. Kramer & J. C. Conoley (Eds.), The eleventh mental measurements yearbook.
Price $15.00