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Cambridge B2 First (FCE): Reading & Use of English Part 4

Reading & Use of English Part 4 The FCE exam has become very important in many countries in the world. A lot of people need to take the exam for their job, education or other reasons. It doesn’t matter why you want to take the exam, but it is really important that you get some…
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Cambridge B2 First (FCE): Reading & Use of English Part 3

Reading & Use of English Part 3 Welcome to the third article on Reading & Use of English. Because this post is very specific to only one part of the FCE exam I thought it might be good for you to also receive some general information about Cambridge B2 First as well as the whole…
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Cambridge B2 First (FCE): Reading & Use of English Part 2

Reading & Use of English Part 2 On teacherphill.com I try to give you quality information about Cambridge B2 First as well as other tips to improve your English. In this article you are going to learn everything you need to know about Reading & Use of English Part 2, but if you would like…
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Cambridge B2 First (FCE): Reading & Use of English Part 1

Reading & Use of English Part 1 Congratulations! You have decided to come to the right place. Here, you can find information about the FCE exam and all the different papers and parts. In this article we are going to have a look at Reading & Use of English Part 1. Of course, you can…
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Cambridge B2 First (FCE): Reading & Use of English

Reading & Use of English Every time I want to do exam practice in my classes I can see that my students prefer some parts of the FCE exam to others. There is one group who like speaking and listening or any other combination, but there aren’t many who enjoy Reading and Use of English…
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Cambridge B2 First (FCE): How to calculate your score

How to calculate your score in the FCE exam In my last post I told you everything you need to know before you decide to get ready for FCE. This article is going to explain to you in detail how the marking and scoring system in the FCE exam works. In addition to that, you…
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Cambridge B2 First (FCE): Everything You Need to Know

Cambridge B2 First: Everything you need to know When I moved to Spain I found that there are a lot of English schools and I started wondering why. What I found out is really interesting. Many parents send their children to get extra lessons because at secondary school classes are pretty bad. The teachers are…
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Graded readers – The best way to practise reading

Graded readers – What’s that, Phill? Imagine you start to learn a new language and you are really motivated. After a few weeks you have learned some great vocabulary and grammar and you feel ready to read your first book in your new language. That’s where the problems start. Books from the book store are…
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The best podcasts to practise listening in English

Podcasts to practise your listening skills When I started teaching English there were not a great deal of good listening resources available online. Many websites didn’t feel good enough to use them in class or to recommend them to my students. Luckily, this has changed dramatically over the past few years. There are now many…
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