FCE Writing

If you’re worried about the Writing section of the FCE exam, which will have a big impact on your future career (and more), you can get some practice by checking out the sites I have listed below; I’ve selected these resources in particular because they’re designed specifically to help people like you, who are trying…

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Integrated Skills Examinations in English (ISE I)

The Integrated Skills Examination (ISE) is a test offered by Trinity College London which provides a comprehensive English skills evaluation: it measures oral comprehension and production, as well as writing and reading skills. In short, it’s similar to the English assessment offered by Cambridge University College; however the approach is slightly different. The ISE focuses…

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ISE II (Integrated Skills Examination of English II)

The Integrated Skills Examination of English II (ISE II) is the second level in a series of exams offered by Trinity College London. See also this article about the ISE I. The best way to get a passing score on the ISE II is to take a preparation course taught by a native speaker; this could…

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CAE Testbuilder – Tests that Teach

The Certificate in Advanced English Testbuilder is a textbook written to help you be as prepared as possible for the exam through a series of practice tests that are modelled very carefully after the real thing. You’ll find extra practice sections and tips to help you evaluate your own answers and understand why they’re correct or not,…

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Official Top Tips for CAE

Official Top Tips for CAE is a valuable tool for preparing for the Certificate in Advanced English, which represents level C1 (based on the Common European Framework for Languages). Studying this book will help you learn best practices for taking the CAE to ensure you do well on the test. The book is divided into different…

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CAE Writing

Passing the CAE is certainly no easy feat, and the Writing part of the exam tends to be underestimated, probably since at first glance it may seem like the easiest. But the truth is examiners expect fluent writing, without grammar or syntax errors, as well as appropriate use of vocabulary. No laughing matter, is it?…

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Cambridge Preliminary English Test 4

The Cambridge preliminary English test is a test written for high school students looking to get an official English certification for level B1. This book will help you practice using old tests from previous years, and you’ll also learn different techniques that can come in handy on the test – both general advice for the test overall,…

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FCE Reading

Preparing for the FCE exam? Focusing your efforts on the Reading portion? Well, you have come to the right place! As you know the FCE certification is highly important, and even considered a requirement at quite a few educational institutions, not to mention it makes a great addition to your CV for prospective employers. Here’s…

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Books for the TOEFL

The Test of English as a Foreign Language (TOEFL) is one of the most highly-demanded exams which provides access to many universities abroad, and is also the most in-demand language certificate in the workplace. To do well on this test, you’ll need to go into with a solid preparation as your foundation and have a…

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What is the TOEFL: Test of English as a Foreign Language (TOEFL)

The Test of English as a Foreign Language (TOEFL) is an English language test required by universities where courses are instructed in English. It’s one of the most commonly used tests throughout the world, and is structured in four main parts: reading, listening, speaking and writing. Find the TOEFL intimidating? No problem – here are some…

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