Introducing the Cambridge Use of English and Listening practice books

Replica exam-practice papers for home study and classroom exercises.

We are proud to reveal the first four practice books in our Cambridge exams series, available to buy from Amazon and selected retailers.

These editions of sample tests have been written to closely replicate the Cambridge-exam experience and have undergone rigorous expert and peer review.

The content has been selected from the critically acclaimed FCE Academy, FCE Academy Listening and CAE Academy apps.

Use of English: Ten practice tests for the Cambridge B2 First and C1 Advanced

Each of these three volumes comprises ten tests, 40 texts, 300 individual assessments with answer keys, write-in answer sheets and a marking scheme, providing a large bank of high-quality practice material for students preparing for their Cambridge exams. Each print-ready test covers:

  • Part 1: Multiple choice cloze

  • Part 2: Open cloze

  • Part 3: Word formation

  • Part 4: Key word transformations

Listening First: Ten practice tests for the Cambridge B2 First

This volume comprises ten B2 First Listening tests, 300 individual assessments with answer keys, audio transcripts, write-in answer sheets and a marking scheme. Each book comprises:

  • Downloadable audio (170 minutes)

  • Complete audio transcripts

  • Answer keys

  • Exam-styled tests

About the author

Michael Macdonald qualified as a teacher in Cambridge and currently lives in Madrid, where he is Director of Studies for Prosperity English, an English-language teaching academy focused on preparing candidates for Cambridge examinations, such as the B2 First (FCE), C1 Advanced (CAE) and the Cambridge English C2 Proficiency (CPE).

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