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face2face is a six level general English course for adults and young adults. It goes from Starter level through to Advanced.

For face2face Second edition, visit Based on the communicative approach, face2face prepares learners for life in English. Vocabulary and grammar are of equal importance and there is a strong focus on listening and speaking for social situations. Students are given numerous opportunities to practise new language through a variety of communicative activities.face2face is fully compatible with the CEF and gives students regular opportunities to evaluate their progress. Mapping is available online, as well as in the relevant Teacher's Book.Each self-contained lesson is easily teachable off the page. Each level provides approximately 80 hours of core teaching material, which can be extended to 120 hours using the photocopiable resource material and extra ideas in the Teacher's Book (60 hours extendable to 90 for the Starter level). The Student's Books come with a free CD-ROM/Audio CD offering extra practice activities, video, recording capability, customisable tests and more.

Key features

  • With vocabulary selection informed by the Cambridge International Corpus and the Cambridge Learner Corpus, students can be confident that the language they learn is up-to-date, relevant and natural.
  • A 'Language Summary' at the back of each Student's Book offers students support with new vocabulary, grammar and functional language.
  • New face2face Classware offers an updated form of Whiteboard Software now even more user-friendly and accessible to teachers without access to whiteboard hardware.
  • Features a systematic focus on spoken accuracy, as well as fluency, which gives students lots of opportunities to practise new language in both free and controlled contexts.
  • 'Real World' lessons give students the practical language they need for day-to-day life. At Advanced level, these lessons also develop students' listening, speaking, reading and writing skills, helping them become more spontaneous, natural communicators.
  • Innovative 'Help with' sections help learners to appreciate how English works. 'Help with Sounds', new at Starter level, enables students to improve their pronunciation by focusing on individual sounds.
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Chris Redston, Gillie Cunningham, Jan Bell


Beginner – Advanced

English Type

British English

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Review left for face2face Upper Intermediate

Workbook with Key
 19 September 2016

By phuntik1

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 14 May 2016

By zcvetko1

My name is Zeljko Zex Cvetko.....this is the best book ... the cambridge is amazing and great

Review left for face2face Pre-intermediate

Teacher's Book
 25 February 2015

By Wesaam

Thank you so much for this book im very happy thank you so much

Review left for face2face Upper Intermediate

Workbook with Key
 7 January 2015

By alfabidd

Hello Im Alex Fabian, Im student, I like practicing sport in special the football

Review left for face2face Intermediate

 2 December 2014

By mohamed89ahmed

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Review left for face2face Elementary

Teacher's Book
 5 November 2014

By zoloomax
Full-time teacher

It`s good site & good books. I Love Cambridge. Mongolian student`s are trying to for understanding read, write and memorizing.

 27 October 2014

By flix

I think this is very interesting material to teach and to learn English.

Review left for face2face Starter

Student's Book with CD-ROM/Audio CD
 13 October 2014

By user585966438412

This new book is really helpful for beginners and especially false beginners.

 2 May 2014

By 555777

I want to study English with this book,because its more easy to learn English .

Review left for face2face Elementary

 16 April 2014

By user809606515219
Part-time teacher

Its a very good product. I can understand very easy. but, books are very expensive

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