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Prepare Second Edition offers teen-appeal topics combined with extensive preparation for A2 Key for Schools, B1 Preliminary for Schools, B2 First for Schools and C1 Advanced.

Where English meets Exams! Prepare Second edition combines ‘teen-appeal’ topics with extensive preparation for A2 Key for Schools, B1 Preliminary for Schools, B2 First for Schools and C1 Advanced. Students will enjoy interactive, personalised lessons with themes and resources relevant to their interests. The new Life Skills approach inspires learners to expand their horizons and knowledge and includes insights from The Cambridge Life Competencies Framework. Teachers can relax knowing every unit drives students towards exam success, and that the course is creating confident English users with the enhanced vocabulary and grammar syllabus. The comprehensive teacher support package on Cambridge One includes Class Audio, Videos, a bank of flexible resources for vocabulary and grammar practice, literature, exam skills (Speaking and Writing), Practice Extra and Test & Train. Presentation Plus and Test Generator complete the suite of digital tools!


Key features

  • A two-book approach to each exam level gives students a perfect balance of exam practice and general English.
  • Easy-to-navigate and easy-to-use means you can teach straight off the page, freeing up time to focus on additional areas.
  • Interleaved Teacher’s Book provides at-a-glance wraparound support to the lessons making class materials easy to access in one place.
  • Presentation Plus, Test Generator, extra culture section videos and online resources provide full digital learning support.
  • Now with two new levels, Prepare offers full exam support and preparation from A2 Key for Schools to C1 Advanced.
  • Test & Train provides perfect on-the-go, intuitive preparation and practice, building strategies and skills for exam success.
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Niki Joseph, Helen Chilton, Joanna Kosta, Melanie Williams, James Styring, Nicholas Tims

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How to teach remotely with Prepare

Teaching online? This helpful guide takes you step-by-step through teaching remotely with Prepare – what do do before and during the class, as well as lots of tips for using online teaching tools.

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