Preparation and Practice Material for your Cambridge ExamGenerally, it is recommended that students participate in a preparation course in order to effectively prepare for the exam. However, there is no requirement to do so.
We offer various options in our Shop. You can purchase Examination Papers of past exam sessions, DVDs of the speaking test, Top Tips (Official Cambridge ESOL Publication) and much more that will support you in the preparation of your exam.
Past Examination Papers
Past Examination Papers are official examination papers from previous
exam sessions. These papers are particularly helpful during the
preparation for a Cambridge ESOL Exam. The booklets include a listening
CD and an answer key.
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Speaking Test Preparation Packs
The Speaking Test Preparation Pack has been developed to help students prepare for the Speaking Test. The DVD provides an introduction to the particular exam and shows one complete exam. The accompanying file "Teacher’s Booklet and Student Worksheets" guides you through the main parts of the test.
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Online Practice Test
The online practice tests are designed to help candidates prepare for their computer-based exam. The test is available with or without help features and contains practice tests for Reading, Writing, Use of English and Listening. There are sample answers available.
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The Official Top Tips
Top Tips are an essential part of your revision for the according Cambridge ESOL exam. Each of the five main chapters (Reading, Writing, Use of English, Listening and Speaking) follows the same structure and is based on a series of pieces of advice (the "tips") which examiners have collected from many years' experience of setting and marking papers.
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Exam Simulation Home Package
The Exam Simulation Home -Package allows you to familiarise yourself with the format and content of the exam and gives you a detailed feedback of your performance and tips on how to improve. The Exam Simulation Home Package is available for FCE, CAE, CPE, BEC Preliminary and BEC Vantage.
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