Prepare is a lively general English course with comprehensive Cambridge English Qualifications preparation integrated throughout, with each Cambridge exam covered by two levels of Prepare. This second edition combines ‘teen-appeal’ topics with extensive preparation for the revised 2020 A2 Key for Schools and B1 Preliminary for Schools exams, as well as B2 First for Schools.

Levels 1 to 5 will come out in 2019, with levels 6 and 7 being published in 2020.

For more information about the first edition, click here.

Joanna Kosta, Melanie Williams, James Styring, Nicholas Tims, Niki Joseph & Helen Chilton

Number of Levels

A1-B2 (Beginner to Upper Intermediate)

Informed by the Cambridge English Corpus
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Key features:

  • A two-book approach to each exam level gives students a perfect balance of exam practice and general English
  • ‘Life Skills’ sections help students to develop competencies they will need for the rest of their lives, such as team work, decision making, social responsibilities, creativity and presentation skills.
  • Illuminating articles and videos activate learners’ curiosity about the wider world: shopping in London, the Paralympics, team sports in Canada, British TV and many more subjects are explored, exposing learners to a wide selection of cultural experiences.
  • Selected words and phrases are carefully benchmarked to the CEFR exam level and given special attention in dedicated vocabulary practice sections. Additional language allows learners to take their English even further, reflecting real usage in everyday English.


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