Category: CPE

Cambridge C2 Proficiciency (CPE): How to Write a Review

Overview Mandatory task: no Word count: 280-320 Main characteristics: descriptive, narrative, evaluative, recommendations/suggestions Register: depends on the task Structure: Introduction A review may be about a book, magazine, film, play, or concert, but it may also be about, for example, an exhibition. The target reader is specified in the question, so the candidate knows not…
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Cambridge C2 Proficiency (CPE): How to Write an Article

Overview Mandatory task: no Word count: 280-320 Main characteristics: descriptive, narrating, engaging, interesting Register: depends on the task Structure: Title, introduction, main paragraphs, final paragraph Introduction An article is written on a particular theme in a style which makes it suitable for publication in an English-language newspaper, magazine or newsletter. The question identifies the topic…
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Cambridge C2 Proficiency (CPE): How to Write an Essay

Overview Mandatory task: yes Word count: 240-280 Main characteristics: summarising and evaluating main ideas Register: formal Structure: introduction, two topic paragraphs, conclusion Introduction An essay is usually written for a teacher. It should be well organised, with an introduction, clear development and an appropriate conclusion. The compulsory Part 1 essay question will involve reading two…
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Cambridge C2 Proficiency (CPE): Everything You Need to Know

Cambridge C2 Proficiency is the pinnacle of English language exams and passing this test means that you are truly in command of the language. You are capable of using grammar and vocabulary with ease, style and perfect control and no kind of interaction poses a problem. This certification can open a plethora of doors for…
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