PLEASE NOTE: The English Language Proficiency Exam (ELPE) will not be offered past Winter 2019. The last ELPE exam session will be held in April 2019.

Example test question 1

ENGLISH LANGUAGE PROFICIENCY EXAMINATION

Directions:

In training to be a part-time car salesperson for Ford, you have just one more test to write. The company provides a table of information, and you have been asked to write a short essay. Use one of the following patterns:

1. Persuasive Essay: Explain which vehicle would be best for a young family. Start with an introduction and thesis statement. In the body of your essay, explain why members of a young family would benefit from the car you are promoting. Finish your essay with a conclusion.

The three car options are

  • Ford Fiesta
  • Ford Mustang
  • Ford Explorer

Information taken from www.ford.com/compare/.