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Reading and Use of English sample test
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There is no answer key for the Writing Paper, but there are sample answers and examiner comments on the relevant pages of the B2 First for Schools Handbook.
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Cambridge English: First for Schools Practice Tests contains four complete and authentic examination papers.
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