It is important to be aware of the format of the exam and of the types of questions you will be expected to answer. Fully prepare yourself for your Cambridge English exam by using our online preparation courses, self-study materials and our General English courses.
Ensure you are fully prepared with our list of useful websites and courses below.
British Council exam preparation courses (Paris, Versailles)
We offer a whole range of courses to help you improve your English or prepare for exams in Paris and Versailles.
British Council Road to Success
With Road to Success get last-minute practice and revision exercises for Cambridge English: First, First for Schools and Advanced exams.
British Council LearnEnglish website
Practice and improve your English before sitting the exam, with the British Council’s Learn English website. It has listening and grammar exercises, free games and stories.
British Council LearnEnglish apps
You can now get LearnEnglish apps on your mobile phone and tablet! Download our Android, iPhone or iPad apps from the LearnEnglish website to help you to learn English.
British Council free online preparation materialsIf you have an understanding of the format of test, you may be looking for ways to practice and improve your English before sitting the exam. The British Council has free games, stories, listening activities and grammar exercises on the 'Learn English' website and on our 'English by Yourself' website.
- British Council Learn English website for general and business English for all ages
- Podcasts to help you learn English
- 'English by Yourself'
Cambridge English exam preparation website
The official Cambrige English website provide detailed information regarding the format of the exams and a wealth of resources to help you to prepare, including a short booklet about the exam, information for candidates, sample exam papers and audio files.
Resources for candidates and teachers from Cambridge English
Candidates and teachers may find free resources on the Cambridge English website useful, such as information for candidates, handbooks, sample papers, and audio files.
Resources for teachers and institutions
Teaching resources available on the Cambridge English Teacher Support website include example lesson plans, exams reports, and speaking test preparations packs. You may be required to sign-up in order to download these resources.