The LPT of the RBI Assistant exam
, unlike for other banking exams, needs to be given by each and every candidate irrespective of whether you belong from the educational background of that regional language or not. This is done to ensure that there is no partiality that is made on the basis of the regional test, thus a fair competition can be ensured.
The LPT test is conducted in the following fashion
: The skills of the reading are tested for the candidates. The students who have knowledge about the alphabets of the regional language can be easily deciphered along with their familiarity with the language can be assessed easily. A piece of the regional newspaper is handed over to the students. The candidates are asked to read through the handout of the regional newspaper, which, if satisfactorily done, is then moved to the next phase of the LPT
: To check the writing skills of the LPT
, the candidates are instructed to write a small paragraph. It can be either done in the form of an essay or the hearing test can also be clubbed in this section. A section from a regional language is dictated which needs to be noted down. The correction criteria for the writing skills include:
Grammatical sense: Proper knowledge about the grammar while writing is necessary and is taken note of.
Spelling: Spelling of the words used in the regional language is of prime importance, which ensures that you have clarity about the language.