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B1 Preliminary preparatory material for candidates


Official preparation material for the B1 Preliminary exam:

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Free of charge: paper-based sample test

Download the sample test for B1 Preliminary


Free of charge: computer-based trial tests

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Review your answers as you take the test. You will no longer be able to track them after the test is complete.

Reading sample test

Writing sample test

Listening sample test

Use the following answer key:

Reading answer key (PDF)

Listening answer key (PDF)

There is no answer key for the writing test test.


Reading & Use of English preparatory material:

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Writing preparatory material:

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Listening preparatory material:

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Speaking preparatory material:

B1 Preliminary Speaking Test - Kenza and Mohammed (Video)

Speaking Test Commentary by the examiner (PDF)


Vocabulary preparation material:

This list provides students with a guide to the vocabulary needed to prepare for B1 Preliminary and B1 Preliminary for Schools.

B1 Preliminary Vocabulary List Download


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