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I failed CS in SEP for two times with good performance in all other parts. Very upset! I got all my degrees from English-speaking countries and have been working in US for 3 years. Before taking these two tests, 2 CS tutors assured me I should no problems with SEP, and they have student with much worse English passed CS.
I am really frustrated about this.
Anyone have the checklist or any idea about the checklist for SEP?
Any inputs are very much appreciated!
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with high performance in question skills, I totally can not understand if my spoken english are so bad, how can I do well in question skills?
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There's no checklist for SEP, it's just your English language.

I suggest you take a professional English Assessment Test and see if you have any weak areas, specially the spoken part.

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There's no checklist for SEP, it's just your English language.

I suggest you take a professional English Assessment Test and see if you have any weak areas, specially the spoken part.

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Thank you for this suggestion. Dr Sabio,

Yes, I have working with two US CS tutors, they both can not figure out why I failed in SEP. Because they think my English is not that bad, and they both have IMG students with worse English passed at about the same time and the same center. finally they thought maybe I rushed the SPs and did not smile much, so this time I purposely avoid all this. But still failed in SEP.
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I still advise you to take a proper Spoken English Language Assessment. Doctors and friends cannot assess you in a professional manner.

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they are a bunch of liars ... and they don't have a standard method for evaluation of the step takers .. the same thing happened to me and i am better than a lot of people whom i know and they passed this exam ... at the end they are moody SPs .... if there is a justice in the ecfmg they should review the videos when you request a review for the exam but actually they do nothing other than collecting money of us !!!!!
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Hi, if you studied medicine in english and you are typing here well in english then the CS exam should be a peace of cake for you. From my experience I believe that your attempts are not from your english persee although reported as failure in SEP but in the way you are phrasing the things. To avoid the same thing again I would recommend you to study the questions as is from FA and apply the CS protocol and the counselling formats as is as applicable to each case.
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If you would be interested in doing a diagnostic pronunciation analysis, I would be happy to assist you. My company is Articulation LLC, and I assist international medical professionals with pronunciation training. There are various training options available beyond the initial comprehensive analysis.

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