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A SIMPLE REVIEW OF THE PRELIMINARY ENGLISH TEST (B1)

This is a simple review of the tasks in the Cambridge Assessment English Preliminary English Test, also known as the PET, This exam is for level B1 in the EUROPEAN FRAMEWORK FOR LANGUAGES   The exam contains 3 parts: SEE THE POSTS ABOUT EACH INDIVIDUAL SECTION The reading and writing (1:30 minutes). There are 5 readings… Continue reading A SIMPLE REVIEW OF THE PRELIMINARY ENGLISH TEST (B1)

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Cambridge Preliminary Exam – (B1) writing question 2 – short text – INCLUDES A FREE PRACTICE QUESTION

The writing part of the Preliminary B1 Cambridge Assessment English exam is joined to the READING B1 part. You have 1:30 minutes to do both of the parts. You should allow about 50 minutes for the writing part as it can be difficult to avoid mistakes. This post is aimed at giving students advice on how to… Continue reading Cambridge Preliminary Exam – (B1) writing question 2 – short text – INCLUDES A FREE PRACTICE QUESTION

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HOW TO WRITE A PERFECT STORY FOR THE CAMBRIDGE B1 (PRELIMINARY) – FREE PDF WITH EXAMPLE QUESTIONS

Introduction The writing part of the B1 (preliminary) exam is joined with the reading part of the exam. You have 3 tasks. This post seeks to advise students how to write a story that will get you a great score at B1 level. 5 rephrasing questions (see HERE) A short text of 35-45 words – normally… Continue reading HOW TO WRITE A PERFECT STORY FOR THE CAMBRIDGE B1 (PRELIMINARY) – FREE PDF WITH EXAMPLE QUESTIONS

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SPEAKING WITH FREE MOCK EXAM – Preliminary (B1) EXAM

The Cambrdge B1 speaking exam lasts for 10-12 minutes and consists of 4 parts. Personalize speaking “In foreign language teaching, we customarily begin with the lives of others, with whom students may not easily identify, and then expect students to transfer the material to their own lives.  However, transfer to the textbook is easier when… Continue reading SPEAKING WITH FREE MOCK EXAM – Preliminary (B1) EXAM

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LISTENING – Preliminary (B1) Cambridge Exam English

The Cambrdge B1 listening exam lasts for 20-25 minutes and consists of 4 parts.   Listening Exam Advice “The value of repetition as a means of achieving fluency has also been acknowledged in the recent literature on task-based learning. When learners repeat a task, even a relatively long time after its first performance, gains have… Continue reading LISTENING – Preliminary (B1) Cambridge Exam English

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How to do rephrasing B1 (Preliminary English Test) – FREE PDF QUESTIONS

TRY OUR 20 NEW REPHRASING QUESTIONS IN PDF HERE   The rephrasing part of the B1 exam is part of the reading and writing task in the exam. To see the reference for these parts of the exam see: Reading How to do the reading part of the exam B1 (Preliminary Cambridge Exam) – CONTAINS A FREE MOCK EXAM… Continue reading How to do rephrasing B1 (Preliminary English Test) – FREE PDF QUESTIONS

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How to write a letter that will get you a perfect score in the B1 (PRELIMINARY CAMBRIDGE EXAM)

The reading and writing tests are joined in the Preliminary English exam. You have 1:30 minutes to do all of the exam. It consists of: – 5 reading parts. SEE How to do the reading part of the exam B1 (Preliminary Cambridge Exam) – 5 rephrasing questions (see How to do rephrasing B1). How to do rephrasing… Continue reading How to write a letter that will get you a perfect score in the B1 (PRELIMINARY CAMBRIDGE EXAM)

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How to do the reading part of the exam B1 (Preliminary Cambridge Exam) – CONTAINS A FREE MOCK EXAM

  (You must remember that you have 1:30 minutes to do the reading and writing. Allow about 45 minutes for reading and 45 minutes for the writing part: See posts on how to write the perfect letter/story)    (Para la versión español mira el traductor en el menú de la derecha) Almost all of the… Continue reading How to do the reading part of the exam B1 (Preliminary Cambridge Exam) – CONTAINS A FREE MOCK EXAM

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B1 (PET) READING EXAMPLE

Albacete There is a small city in the south-east of Spain called Albacete; it has ____ (1) a population of 170 thousand inhabitants. This curious little Spanish city has got many interesting things to see and do. Firstly, it is perfectly situated ____ (2) one hour from the mountains and the beach. The mountains have… Continue reading B1 (PET) READING EXAMPLE

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Why it is essential to have a language learning partner

  Language learning partners or the similar concept that is tandem language learning is an essential part of trying to reach fluency. The idea is simple; learn a language together with another person who has a similar target to your own to help enhance both of your progress. With a language learning partner you are… Continue reading Why it is essential to have a language learning partner