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Sample paper 1 for B2 First
Sample paper 2 for B2 First
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Reading and Use of English sample test
Listening sample test
Writing sample test
Reading and Use of English answer key
Listening answer key
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 handbook.
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Free online activities for reading, writing, listening, grammar, pronunciation and vocabulary.
Write & Improve is a free tool that helps you to improve your English writing online. The Write & Improve workbooks contain hundreds of writing tasks at Beginner, Intermediate and Advanced levels, and for Business and Just for Fun, too.
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Use this checklist to improve your written English and practise for your exam.
B2 level writing checklist
A guide to preparing for the exam, with study tips, frequently asked questions and exam day advice.
B2 First information for candidates
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Four authentic Cambridge English examination papers for the B2 First exam.
First Trainer 2 includes six full practice tests plus easy-to-follow expert guidance and exam tips designed to guarantee exam success.
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Cambridge English Official Practice Tests are now available online in Testbank. You can work in Test mode (timed) or Practice mode (multi-attempts) to help you get ready for your exam.
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