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Relative Clauses (Identifying & Non-Identifying): Explicación Sencilla

This entry is part 81 of 82 in the series B1 - PRE-INTERMEDIATE

This entry is part 81 of 82 in the series B1 – PRE-INTERMEDIATE OK! The first thing to do is explain the difference between Identifying (or ‘Defining’) and Non-identifying (or ‘non-defining’) relative clauses: What is a koala? A koala is an animal that lives in Australia. What is a cardiologist? A cardiologist is a doctor…

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Cambridge Proficiency Listening Part 2

This entry is part 72 of 72 in the series C1/2 - ADVANCED+

This entry is part 72 of 72 in the series C1/2 – ADVANCED+ This is a Cambridge Certificate of Proficiency in English Test, Part 2. You will hear a zoo keeper called Gareth talking to members of the public about changes in zoo practices over the last sixty years. For questions 7 – 15, complete…

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Money and Finance: Vocabulary & Phrasal Verbs

This entry is part 71 of 72 in the series C1/2 - ADVANCED+

This entry is part 71 of 72 in the series C1/2 – ADVANCED+ For better or for worse, money is an important part of our everyday lives. If you are learning English it is essential to learn the vocabulary and expressions related to finance and business, no matter if it is for tourism, for business…

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CAE Advanced Listening – Cycling

This entry is part 70 of 72 in the series C1/2 - ADVANCED+

This entry is part 70 of 72 in the series C1/2 – ADVANCED+This is a sample Listening paper (part 4) from the Cambridge Advanced Certificate of English (CAE), level C1. You will hear five people talking about taking part in a long-distance cycling event. Look at Task 1. For questions 21 – 25, choose from…

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New Year Listening, Reading & Grammar

This entry is part 69 of 72 in the series C1/2 - ADVANCED+

This entry is part 69 of 72 in the series C1/2 – ADVANCED+ In today’s class we are going to practise our listening and reading, and then move onto some grammar practice, with some gap-fill questions. Are you a Teacher? Download the pdf. here! This is a short poem from Philip Larkin, one of Britain’s…

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Business English Level Test (CEFR)

This entry is part 73 of 82 in the series B1 - PRE-INTERMEDIATE

This entry is part 73 of 82 in the series B1 – PRE-INTERMEDIATE This is not an official qualification, but it can give you a good idea of your level of Business English, following CEFR (Common European Framework Reference) guidelines. Read the questions and choose the correct answer. All the questions are below. Press ‘START’…

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Cambridge Proficiency Vocabulary Test

This entry is part 67 of 72 in the series C1/2 - ADVANCED+

This entry is part 67 of 72 in the series C1/2 – ADVANCED+ Test your vocabulary with this short test designed for the Cambridge Proficiency Exam (CPE), level C2. Read the definition and choose the correct word. There are 3 sections with 20 questions in each one. Press ‘START’ to begin. PART 1 CPE Quiz…

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100 First Certificate Transformation Sentences

This entry is part 61 of 68 in the series B2 - UPPER-INTERMEDIATE

This entry is part 61 of 68 in the series B2 – UPPER-INTERMEDIATE Transformation sentences are one of the most difficult exercises in the Cambridge First Certificate of English (FCE), Use of English Paper. You have to change the sentence using 3, 4 or 5 words, one of which must be the word given in…

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FCE Reading/Writing with Answers

This entry is part 60 of 68 in the series B2 - UPPER-INTERMEDIATE

This entry is part 60 of 68 in the series B2 – UPPER-INTERMEDIATE The full FCE (First Certificate of English) has five sections: 1.Reading – 75 minutes- 2.Writing – 2 essays, 90 minutes – 3.Use of English – 90 minutes – 4.Listening – 40 minutes – 5.Speaking – interview, normally with another candidate, 15 minutes.…

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Cambridge Preliminary Test Part 1

This entry is part 72 of 82 in the series B1 - PRE-INTERMEDIATE

This entry is part 72 of 82 in the series B1 – PRE-INTERMEDIATE This is the First Part of the Cambridge PET Reading and Writing Paper (B1). Look at the 20 questions below and choose the correct answer: A, B or C. In the exam there are only 5 questions of this type. You should…

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Preliminary English Test: Reading Part 2

This entry is part 71 of 82 in the series B1 - PRE-INTERMEDIATE

This entry is part 71 of 82 in the series B1 – PRE-INTERMEDIATE These people all want to attend a course. Read the descriptions of eight courses. Decide which course would be the most suitable for each person. For Questions 1-5, select the best course. The answers and explanations are below. You should not take…

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Linkers and Connectors

This entry is part 69 of 82 in the series B1 - PRE-INTERMEDIATE

This entry is part 69 of 82 in the series B1 – PRE-INTERMEDIATELinkers and Connectors     What’s more, / Moreover*, / Besides,   = Además In spite of + noun / Despite + …ing     = A pesar de Although / Even though                      …

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First Certificate Writing Exam: Practice

This entry is part 1 of 68 in the series B2 - UPPER-INTERMEDIATE

This entry is part 1 of 68 in the series B2 – UPPER-INTERMEDIATEComo puedo aprobar el examen de Writing del Cambridge First Certificate? Como preparo? Lee estos consejos para saber que tienes que hacer. Advice to pass the Cambridge First Certificate Writing Exam – What to do, and how to prepare. First Certificate: Question 1 Read…

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First Certificate Reading Part 7

This entry is part 58 of 68 in the series B2 - UPPER-INTERMEDIATE

This entry is part 58 of 68 in the series B2 – UPPER-INTERMEDIATE Prepare for the B2 Cambridge exam, or simply practise your English with this First Certificate Reading Test from the Use of English exam. Check your answers and read the explanation. You are going to read an article about female surfers. For questions…

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Cambridge First Certificate Reading Part 6

This entry is part 57 of 68 in the series B2 - UPPER-INTERMEDIATE

This entry is part 57 of 68 in the series B2 – UPPER-INTERMEDIATE Prepare for the Cambridge First Certificate Exam (FCE) or simply practise your English with this Reading Exercise, Part 6 (Level) B2. You are going to read an article about a special kind of skateboard. Six sentences have been removed from the article.…

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First Certificate Reading Part 5

This entry is part 56 of 68 in the series B2 - UPPER-INTERMEDIATE

This entry is part 56 of 68 in the series B2 – UPPER-INTERMEDIATE You are going to read an extract from a novel in which a young woman called Caitlin talks about her life on an island. For questions 1 -6, choose the answer (A, B, C or D) which you think fits best according…

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Cambridge PET Writing Part 1

This entry is part 68 of 82 in the series B1 - PRE-INTERMEDIATE

This entry is part 68 of 82 in the series B1 – PRE-INTERMEDIATE Here are some sentences about a holiday on a canal boat. For each question, complete the second sentence so that it means the same as the first. Use no more than three words. You can check your answers below.   8 MINUTE TIMER:…

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Cambridge PET Reading Part 5

This entry is part 67 of 82 in the series B1 - PRE-INTERMEDIATE

This entry is part 67 of 82 in the series B1 – PRE-INTERMEDIATE This is Part 5 of the Cambridge Preliminary Test (PET), level B1. Read the text below and choose the correct word for each space. For each question, mark the correct letter A, B, C or D on your answer sheet. School’s Art…

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