Expressive Vocabulary Test Third Edition (EVT-3)

EVT-3 English 4 color

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Expressive Vocabulary Test Third Edition (EVT-3) is a norm-referenced and individually administered test of expressive vocabulary and word retrieval based on words in Standard American English.

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Age Range:

2 years and 6 months - 90+ years


10-15 Minutes

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EVT3 coming soon
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The Expressive Vocabulary Test, Third Edition (EVT-3) maintains the basic format and qualities of the EVT-2 (e.g., parallel forms, stimulus questions, easy administration and response capture, accurate scoring) with additional upgrades and digital applications.

Digital scoring and reporting options available on Q-global®


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  • Measure expressive vocabulary acquisition
  • Contribute useful information when assessing expressive vocabulary, as part of a language evaluation, across the lifespan
  • Contribute useful information when screening or assessing strengths and weaknesses in the specific domain of semantics (i.e., word knowledge) and general area of language development
  • Directly compare receptive and expressive vocabulary
  • Move immediately into evidence-based interventions using those presented within the Q-global system.


  • Available in paper/pencil and digital formats
  • Qualitative Analysis: five ways to help you make hypotheses about vocabulary performance
  • Growth Scale Values (GSVs): an objective score for measuring changes in performance over time
  • Updated normative data.

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Q-global® is a secure and affordable web-based platform for test administration, scoring and reporting. It houses the industry's gold standard in assessment tools and is accessible from any computer connected to the Internet. 

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Please note: we no longer sell the PPVT-4 (which was co-normed with the EVT-2) or the new PPVT-5. Please refer to alternate suppliers. 

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